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McKinley Creekside Cafe

Mile 224 George Parks Hwy, at McKinley Creekside Cabins, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-2277
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Mile 224 George Parks Hwy, at McKinley Creekside Cabins, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

This place is near Carlo Creek south of Denali. Everything here is homemade. My friends loved the chili, ordered it twice. I had meatloaf once and chicken pot pie another time. We got sack lunches for Denailit the night before and delicious breakfast rolls. Wonderful...More

Thank fiddlestogo
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We ate here for two nights while we stayed in the Denali National Park area. The Mooster Burgers were great as well as their chicken pot pie. The prices were a little high for a cafe but everything up there is because of hoe everything...More

Thank Lmprx
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We try to never stop at the same restaurant twice while traveling. However, after stopping for lunch on our drive from Anchorage to Denali, we planned our drive back to include a stop too. We stopped on the way up because of the great reviews....More

2  Thank Sara Beth D
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We spent the night at the McKinley Creekside Cabins and ate dinner and breakfast at the on site café. Dinner was very good, I had the prime rib and my father had the Moose Burger, both were very good. The restaurant was packed with other...More

1  Thank RaptorMD
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Ate here 3 times, two dinners and one big breakfast. Always good food and used local ingrediants when possible. Breads great, burgers good, pot pie great, All six adults enjoyed differnet dishes and never disappointed. Price about right for Denali area.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Convenient with good hours. Willingness to accept orders to accommodate my food allergies. Pleasant food. Open till 10 pm to serve people coming back late from park activities.

Thank travelontheroad
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We are staying at McKinley Creekside cabins and have a good restaurant on site has been an added bonus. The monster cinnamon rolls are fantastic, the strawberry rhubarb pancakes delicious. Their specials use wonderful in season ingredients. They serve wine and beer -- good post...More

Thank Divamarketer
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped off here for a quick breakfast, food and service excellent. Waitress was attentive and interesting would definitely recommend

Thank stepmac
Reviewed 5 August 2015

We had breakfast on two days. The special pancakes and the scramble were very good. The bacon was thick and very good!

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Food very good- especially pot pie and burger. Monster size cookies and sweet roll! Nice gift shop. We stayed at their cabins and beds and accommodations were very nice and adequate.

Thank Diane D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do you have gluten free options?
25 July 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from TraceySmith | Property representative |
Our staff is great about highlighting some naturally gluten free options and even creating something special that will suit your dietary needs. Feel free to give us a call on the main line if you'd like to discuss some... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
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: Mile 224 George Parks Hwy, at McKinley Creekside Cabins, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-2277
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