Alaska is known for its pristine waters which produces some of the most remarkable seafood in the USA. If you have a chance to visit this beautiful state don't miss out discovering the tasty local seafood.
Simon & Seafort's Saloon & Grill, Anchorage
This iconic restaurant has been open since 1978 and known by the locals as Simon's. It is positioned to overlook Mount Susitna, Cook Inlet and the Alaska Range creating a beautiful panoramic view while you dine on high-quality seafood.
The Bamboo Room Restaurant, Haines
For a more homey small-town diner try the Bamboo Room, where you will find the most juicy and fresh halibut fish and chips in town. To top it all off, wash it down with a beer from the Alaskan Brewing Company for the real local experience.
The Bubbly Mermaid Oyster Bar, Anchorage
If you are a fan of oysters then you shouldn't overlook this one. This small and cozy restaurant offers oysters straight from Alaskan waters, and they also have some of the best and freshest seafood found anywhere in Anchorage. Oysters are available either raw or baked and can be ordered in a dozen different preparations.
Hanger on the Wharf, Juneau
With a great location overlooking the Juneau's seaplane harbour, it's time to unwind while eating through Hanger's huge selection. They had an extensive menu, from king crab hand rolls to halibut tacos as well as 100 beers available.
Orso is all about being local, with their fresh seafood only from Alaskan Waters as well as vegetables all grown in the nearby Matanuska Valley. They have an expansive selection of delicious seafood and grilled meats, including halibut, cod, salmon, rockfish, king crab and many others.
Hot Bite, Auke Bay
Since the 80s this restaurants has been a popular spot for locals to grab some juicy buffalo burgers and halibut cheek sandwiches with cusabi (cucumber and wasabi dressing). You will find this place away from the cruise crowds a few miles north of Juneau in a small pink building.
Southside Bistro, Anchorage
This vibrant eatery is known for it's generous portions of seafood, with their popular White Prawns and Kodiak Scallops a highlight on their menu. Not only do they offer great seafood but they also earned a reputation for offering one of the most delicious 8-oz Filet Mignos in Anchorage.
Sandbar and Grill, Juneau
For that authentic dive bar atmosphere then look no further than the Sandbar where it's all about the local fish with no frills. For some mouthwatering classics try the halibut burger and the fresh halibut fish and chips.