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Gumbo House

) #143 of 740 Restaurants in Anchorage ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cajun & Creole
611 W 9th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-3436
+1 907-222-2930
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cajun & Creole
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611 W 9th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-3436
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The jambalaya is so tasty. They do just throw it all in though, so you have to watch out for some bones and fat. The shrimp sandwich is flavorful, but could be bigger. Cute transformation of an older small house.

Thank loonalaska
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

So I was excited to see the parking lot full when I got here, thinking it was busy, a cool little hidden gem that I didnt know about. Boy was I wrong, the full parking lot was for the engineering business next door. This is...More

Thank 692jefff
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Downtown Anchorage location. A small older place (a house converted to a restaurant), very very very limited parking (like enough for 3-4 cars). Limited seating too (perhaps 20) but there were few people there when we can around 6 pm, and were seated immediately. One...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Eat there for dinner. Jambalaya was ok but was missing some Cajun flavor. The catfish poboy was dry and no flavor. Wasn't very expensive, just wasn't good food. Staff was friendly.

Thank kf7ez
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I expected a restaurant full of people because the parking lot was full. Not sure where they were, but they were not inside. The inside was quaint and clean. The cashier was great. We got ours to go. I ordered the shrimp gumbo and red...More

Thank nomadicfemale7
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had some pretty good "Kitchen Sink" Gumbo at Gumbo House in Anchorage. It wasn't bad but lacked the true spices of good old New Orleans Gumbo.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I love this place! We frequent the one off old Seward at least every other week if not more and my husband eats at the one downtown for lunch often! We have never had a bad meal here! The shrimp poboy is my favorite! My...More

Thank amy m
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We ate there at lunch. I ordered the catfish po boy, which was delicious and huge. Amazing catfish, freshly fried and crispy, light corn meal breading, plenty of lettuce and just the right amount of aoli. I chose the potato salad as my side and...More

Thank Andrea A
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a new and interesting place to have lunch in Anchorage. We enjoy Cajun food but many places have dry bread and over done po'boys but not the gumbo house. Based on reviews we asked for the calamari Po-Boys...More

Thank CLF44
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've been trying to find the best fried oyster in Anchorage. this is by far the best fried oysters you can have in town. they bring it really fast and very friendly.

Thank akjusttobehonest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 W 9th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-3436
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 907-222-2930
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