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Yukon River Camp Cafe

Mile 56 Dalton Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99708
+1 907-474-3557
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“noodle bowl” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
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Mile 56 Dalton Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99708
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

A stop on the Dalton Highway worth every dime. This hidden gem was one of the only places around to eat and our expectations weren't high. But, man were we blown away! I had the Salmon noodle bowl... JUST AMAZING. He had the pulled chicken...More

Thank SunseekerFoodie
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The major stop on the Northern Alaska Arctic Circle tour. It serves huge portions of Asian based foods that are very good. Menu is somewhat limited. People are delightful! Clean, spacious and comfortable. Bathrooms are immaculate. There is a small gift shop and some rooms...More

Thank amhkkh
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Seriously an out of the way place for good noodle bowl/dishes. So the place is one of very few places to stop on the Dalton Highway on your way to wherever (or nowheres). But, we went during the winter, it's a warm inviting place to...More

Thank 400ugh
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Great place to stop, on the north side of the Yukon River along the Dalton Highway. Also, one of the very few places to eat on this stretch of road! Fortunately the food here is very good. Very basic. Nothing fancy, but given the remote...More

1  Thank JoeandJoAnne
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Keep in mind this is a pit stop on the Dalton highway. I came here for dinner with a tour group and the food was good and reasonably priced. I’m giving it 4 Stars because for the type of place that it is, it deserves...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

After numerous bad meals in Fairbanks, we were expecting another poor experience. Nope. We had a great meal at this cafe. My Sister and BIL ordered the salmon noodle bowl which was a generous portion of pho with loads of salmon. They were very pleased....More

1  Thank Casselberrian
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on our way to Coldfoot. It's pretty cool. You pick your lunch, it's all ready sliced and packaged when you get there. You make your own sandwich! They offer 4 choices of bread, 5 fillings, 3 cheese, 4 veggies. 13 drinks, 2 fruit...More

1  Thank zwizz94
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Stop on Dalton Highway tour to the Arctic circle. The Boxed lunch (well.. bagged lunch) was actually really good, self assembly of sandwiches from provided components. We stopped there for dinner on the way back toward Fairbanks and the chili was excellent! Friendly staff. Nice...More

1  Thank DrJim2
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Stopped here for lunch on our all day Arctic Circle Tour. We had brought our lunch but others had ordered theirs. They were packed in bags and looked good. At this time we placed our dinner orders for later in the day. We rolled back...More

1  Thank sunni014
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

On our Small Group Tour of The Arctic Circle, we stopped by the Cafe for a meal before heading back to the civilization. The Camp Cafe is built next to the Government Dalton Highway milepost 56 tourist information center. If you need to use the...More

Thank WorldTravelerTampa
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Dalton Highway
140 reviews
80.40 km away
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 56 Dalton Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99708
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-474-3557
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