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Gwennies Old Alaska Restaurant

4333 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517-2910
+1 907-243-2090
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“grits” (19 reviews)
“home fries” (15 reviews)
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06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
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4333 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517-2910
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a better bar than a restaurant. I had ther prime rib special for $29.95. Medium rare is not a brown center. The drinks were excellent. I waa told breakfast's were good. If I am there during breakfst hours, I will give a try....More

Thank TOM Z
Reviewed yesterday

Recently a younger sibling pasted away and funeral services were held up North in Point Hope which required two flights from Anchorage. Employee (which is my brother) got on two flights to Point Hope, Alaska to attend a funeral services and went back to Anchorage...More

Thank kdbrfa_my3sons
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome breakfast! Large portions and tasty! Exceptional service in a busy place. Very impressive. Reasonably priced for Alaska standards. Enjoyable time with our family.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great breakfast ! Love the history of the place that it was one of a few buildings left standing from the 1964 earthquake! Love the decor ! Staff friendly - great food - worth a visit if in the Anchorage area ! Take...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We flew into Anchorage and went to Gwennies before our flight to Kodiak. What a cool old diner, just full of character and charm with good food and great service. Alaskan through and through, this place is a treat.

Thank Smith61
Reviewed 6 days ago

I took out-of-town visitors to Gwennie's to have a hearty breakfast and Gwennie's did not disappoint. The breakfast of reindeer sausage, eggs and grits was way way more than my friend could eat and she has a healthy appetite! Her husband was happy that he...More

Thank Carolyn J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had two different people recommend this restaurant. We headed there our last day in Anchorage and we were so glad we did. We went for breakfast and it was great. The atmosphere is fun, the waitress was really sweet and the portions were crazy...More

Thank klmnh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You won't find a better breakfast in town. Portions are huge. My daughter and I always share one. The sourdough pancakes are the best in Alaska. The omelettes are delicious. Atmosphere is true Alaskan. A most see in Anchorage.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently had breakfast at this establishment. It's been a couple of years since I dined here. I was pleased to find that the place still has the same atmosphere and dining as I remember from before. The staff is friendly, prompt, and courteous. The...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

7 of us went for a late lunch. I ordered the t-bone medium rare and got well done, sent back a got raw. Cancelled my order. Chicken fried steak was good as was some of the sandwiches. Breakfast is a very large order with sausage

Thank rsk538
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12 June 2016|
Response from Traveljunkie123 | Reviewed this property |
Less than a mile walk or a 10 minute bus ride.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4333 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517-2910
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-243-2090
  • E-mail
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