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Midnight Sun Cafe

245 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2300
+1 907-743-0572
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
“roast beef” (2 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
245 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2300
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We had breakfast and it was good at a reasonable price. It's a small place, not fancy, but pleasant with friendly staff. Very convenient in downtown.

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Good wholesome food, reasonably priced. What more can you ask for a good place for lunch. I had the soup and half sandwich special and it was delicious.

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We were excited to try this place based on the reviews and crowd during lunch hours. We ordered a ham and brie sandwich and Hungarian goulash. The sandwich was good, but the goulash was bad enough to offset the okay sandwich. It was cold, creamy,...More

Thank astrokarupin
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The Midnight Sun Cafe is a great spot for breakfast - great variety and and great value. And they know how to make coffee. Staff are very friendly and it's just a very relaxed place to enjoy a leisurely breakfast.

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Located downtown but just enough off the main tourist paths to still serve a local crowd, Midnight Sun offers creative and tasty meals, served in a cafe style with humor and energy. Recommended! I walked all over downtown checking out places for lunch, eager to...More

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We been trying to stop for awhile and found a parking space right in front of the cafe ! Nice menu selections - staff friendly - food was very good - kind of place you can rest relax use the Internet -plenty of coffee options...More

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

bus stopped in Anchorage on the way to Denali. tour guide recommended this place. we were too early for them to fire up their panini machine. drats. everyone enjoyed their lunch but me. I had the pasta salad. mostly pasta and mayo. friendly staff.

1  Thank captmom
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A very casual cafe with surprisingly great coffee & excellent food. My go to place for my morning and afternoon mochas. We brought our 4 grandchildren (ages 17-27) with us after discovering it the day before. Great lunches and wonderful breakfast sandwiches. Some very interesting...More

1  Thank William H
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Made to order. Very friendly and served exactly what we ordered, even though not on recipe. Not crowded as were so many other restaurants in downtown

1  Thank Leland J
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I did not expect such a fabulous sandwich! I was shopping around downtown Anchorage and saw a sign for a lunch special which looked like a good deal so I stopped in. A rather busy little joint, but after looking at the menu I decided...More

1  Thank Sfboy101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2300
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-743-0572
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