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Chena's Alaskan Grill

4200 Boat St, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4696
+1 907-474-3644
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (62 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4200 Boat St, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4696
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1 - 10 of 409 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family is RVing Alaska. After several weeks in the road my wife and I decided to go out for dinner and leave the kids in the RV. Since this restaurant is adjacent to the RV park we decided to give it a try. Although...More

Thank AdkChief
Reviewed 3 days ago

A 10 minute walk from the princess lodge found the food to be excellent. Service was great, eating on the riverside deck was great. I highly recommend

Thank John P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food, had a nice time -- and great service by Peggy. Beautiful environment and view. Wait staff very responsive to unexpected shower. Visited while on YMT land tour

Thank ejlaramee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on an Alaska road trip and stayed at Rivers Edge RV Park & Campground. It was our anniversary so we decided we'd go out to eat. In looking at the reviews for best restaurants, one of the highest rated, Chena's Alaskan Grill was...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here 3 years ago when visiting Alaska so we could not wait to return. Tonight we finally got to eat here again. Their seafood is the best and we were lucky enough to get the same server we had 3 years ago. Liz...More

1  Thank Pam B
Stuart N, Guest Relations Manager at Chena's Alaskan Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pam B, Thank you so much for your Five Star rating and kind review of Chena's Alaskan Grill. All of us are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience and found the food, service and ambiance to be top notch. We greatly...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here for lunch. Service is okay, it seems attentive because several people are coming by your table - a girl who fills your water but doesn't say anything (I tried ordering from her bc she came by more than our waitress), a trainee,...More

Thank Vanessa H
Stuart N, Guest Relations Manager at Chena's Alaskan Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting us know of your lunch time experience. We are all truly committed to proving enjoyable dining experiences. Needless to say we did not fulfill our commitment during your experience and for this we are truly sorry. Your comments certainly will serve...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So to start we had about a 25 minute wait which was fine but then when we were seated we waited about an additional 40 minutes before anyone came over to our table. Maybe it was a busy night or they were short staffed either...More

Thank Tom P
Stuart N, Guest Relations Manager at Chena's Alaskan Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your food selection. Our culinary team are all quite passionate about their craft. Sorry about the service delays/issues. We are continuing to work with our service team and make the necessary enhancements....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, they restaurant had mostly new employees working on a sunny day in Fairbanks for lunch. Our orders were all mixed up and sides were forgotten. Drinks took 45 minutes to get to us. Once the food came it was pretty good. The one bonus...More

Thank Erica P
Stuart N, Guest Relations Manager at Chena's Alaskan Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Erica P, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your recent luncheon experience at Chena's Alaskan Grill. So sorry that your orders were mixed up, which of course should not have been the case. We will certainly work hard to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Mustard Chicken was definitely the best meal I have had in Alaska - beautifully cooked and really tasty.More

Thank Julia C
Stuart N, Guest Relations Manager at Chena's Alaskan Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Julia C., Thank you for your excellent review of Chena's Alaskan Grill on TripAdvisor. So great to hear that you found your dinner selection to be the best meal you have had in Alaska. That makes us all feel very proud. Look forward to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been traveling from California for about 6 weeks and this is the best meal we have had by far! The salmon with blueberries was the best salmon I've ever had and my husband loved his halibut in maple mustard sauce. Peg was a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Stuart N, Guest Relations Manager at Chena's Alaskan Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review following your recent dining experience at Chena's Alaskan Grill. We are all so pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your meal and found the service extended to be excellent. We appreciate your five star rating. Look forward to...More

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pattyann66
13 June 2017|
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Response from Stuart N | Property representative |
Yes for large parties. Thank you and hope to see you soon.
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dougz657
20 December 2015|
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Response from annalea52 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is open during the winter according to their website although with reduced hours so give them a call!
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dougz657
20 December 2015|
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Response from nightingale1972 | Reviewed this property |
I checked the website and I do not see that they have gift cards, but I suspect they might. If you search for the website (Chena's Alaskan Grill), you can probably ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Boat St, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4696
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-474-3644
  • E-mail
Description
Located on the gentle banks of the Chena River for which it was named, Chena’s Alaskan Grill at the River's Edge Resort in Fairbanks, AK proudly features the culinary passion and expertise of Executive Chef Jameson Kapec and his talented team. Enjoy the finest in Alaskan seafood and regional favorites in scenic Fairbanks.

Now open for the 2017 season serving dinner from 5:00 PM -9:00 Pm and lunch starting on May 19th from 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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