Taste of Ketchikan
Collected by Travis Marshall, AFAR Local Expert
55 Schoenbar Rd #102, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
With fresh seafood prepared to a standard that matches the ocean view from the patio, the Bar Harbor Restaurant is arguably the best dining spot in Ketchikan, and it's where residents go for special occasions. Bar Harbor’s French-trained chef...
509 Water St, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
Ketchikan has a rowdy past, and in its heyday the small town boasted nearly 60 bars. The Arctic Bar, aka Home of the Happy Bears, is the oldest holdover from that bygone era. This local institution is as famous for its iconic logo of two bears “...
800 Venetia Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
If you want a meal at the restaurant with the best view in Ketchikan, take the funicular up the mountainside to the Cape Fox Lodge. The Heen Kahidi Dining Room has a roaring fireplace, panoramic windows and a menu that emphasizes fresh local...
326 Front St, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
Few meals are quite so satisfying after a day of fishing or hiking in the Alaskan wilderness than a hearty bowl of chowder. And Annabelle's Famous Keg & Chowder House is the perfect place for an après-adventure wind-down, with three homemade...
500 Mission St, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
As you explore downtown Ketchikan, you’ll be hard-pressed not to step inside Ketchicandies, a French-style chocolatier on Mission Street with a seemingly endless array of sweet treats. Truffles, fudge, nut clusters and caramels are among the...
3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
When fresh fish is your top priority, the Alaska Fish House delivers, serving the catch of the day from a location overlooking Thomas Basin—home to the fishing boats that hauled the catch in. Dungeness crab, halibut and salmon, prepared simply to...
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