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The Mexican Moose

13378 West Main Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 704-578-4234
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“roasted nuts” (2 reviews)
“main street” (3 reviews)
“shirts” (2 reviews)
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13378 West Main Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 23 July 2017

The roasted almonds are delicious and hit the spot especially on a chilly day. The products in their shop were most cheap imports from Mexico and knock-offs. They are strategically set up on the path to the Talkeetna River.

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This family is very welcoming, and easy going. Free samples, and great jewelry made by them. The young lady said she helped make them. I love supporting local artists.

Thank Jenn H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Came across these temporary carts at the end of the main road in Talkeetna. Impossible to vist the riverfront without stopping to check them out. The roasted nuts were very popular and the clothing, leather and other unusual items were a nice distraction from all...More

Thank LShank2014
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Assuming they are talking about the little concession at the end of the road which sells weird and quirky nic-naks, this place is really fun. The t-shirts seem to be a bit of a cult collectors item, and there are also some nice native gifts...More

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Discovered the Mexican Moose by accident when passing through Talkeetna, Alaska. The Family run business has added Micro Cabins to their offerings. These small cabins were extremely comfortable and affordable. Free Smore kits on each extremely comfortable bed. The roasted nuts are awesome.

Thank Thetwo O
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Each of us purchased a small bag of roasted cinnamon nuts (almonds, pecans) after a free sample. Each bag was $5. We didn't quite realize how amazing these nuts were on the palate. When we returned to Talkeetna, we raced to the nut stand and...More

Thank HopheadWI
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Beautiful hand made crafts. Right at the end of the road just before you get to the river. Awesome location. Very nice people.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The nuts were a good treat to while we walked down to the river on the way back we bought 2 more to go

Thank Darell D
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Got the nuts from the stand when we passed by on our way to look at the river. Didn't eat them right away, but saved them for later. Great snack to snack on while riding along the ole Park highway.

Thank momeo1950
Reviewed 5 August 2015

got the nuts she gave samples of - wonderful - nice lady. We did not buy other things so cant comment on those

Thank William B
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  • Address: 13378 West Main Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Talkeetna
  • Phone Number: +1 704-578-4234
Description
We love both Mexico and Alaska and are delighted to help bring them together for you in Talkeetna. We use traditional recipes, make our own tortillas daily and give preference to local and organic ingredients. On Main Street, by the river. Enjoy!
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