We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Mrs Genes Place

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
217 5th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
+1 907-224-6447
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 114: English reviews
Guadalupita
Level Contributor
75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We and another couple at supper and breakfast Labor Day Weekend. The food was out of this world great. My filet was cooked just EXACTLY the way I ordered it and it melted in my mouth. The other dishes ordered by our group were GREAT also. We would have eaten there again but we needed to move on to other... More 

Helpful?
Thank A8598AOjamesd
Falkensee, Germany
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner and really enjoyed thus lovely place. They have a couple of small and nicely decorated rooms, but we stayed in in main one. The bartender was very friendly and the rib-eye steak with mushrooms and mashed potatoes was excellent. Much better than they highly recommend Chinooks were we ate the day before!

Helpful?
Thank sauberli
Washington, NC
Level Contributor
27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Our party of four was staying at the Seward hotel and went to Mrs Genes for breakfast. It is small and dark. Our server was friendly yet busy and unable to accommodate details like coffee refills. The breakfast basics are offered and the portions are large. No speciality items or homemade baked goods.

Helpful?
Thank Sarah N
Dallas
Level Contributor
15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I had the scrambled eggs with reindeer sausage. It was quite tasty & the eggs were very moist. Everything on the breakfast menu looked good. There are several themed dining rooms although I sat in the front bar room. It's quaint downtown Seward.

Helpful?
Thank Sandi D
East Lyme, Connecticut
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had breakfast at Mrs. Genes Place during our stay at Hotel Seward. It was rated well and previous comments were in line with our experience. While the small restaurant was crowded that morning and it seemed there were few wait staff, the food was delivered in a reasonable amount of time. Everything was nicely prepared and the crab omelet... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gregory B
Nelson, New Zealand
Level Contributor
22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Pretty average evening meal, not very impressive, and relatively expensive. Breakfast was better but again not included in the daily rate.

Helpful?
Thank Sue B
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Had breakfast there with a party of six. Kind of wondered about the seating after seeing how small the dining area was but to my surprise they had additional seating in the historical portion of the Hotel Seward. Was seated promptly with coffee and orange juice. Menu was simple with about five choices but very well chosen/healthy choices. Ordered the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Neil D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Great staff and food! Had the buffalo burger. Excellent. Also the ribeye steak was done to perfection

Helpful?
Thank Dan B
Salt Lake City, Utah
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I recently dined here with my husband and son. We each ordered something different and all of us agreed the food was just ok. The prices were a bit high too.

Helpful?
Thank 4boyz2000
Allen, Texas, United States
Level Contributor
85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Stop in here for breakfast and the food was excellent. It's a small cozy restaurant and had one young lady working it. She was a year around local and was full of information. Really nice old hotel connected and looks like a nice place to stay. Close to the sealife center.

Helpful?
Thank Neil F

Been to Mrs Genes Place? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 5th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Seward
  • Phone Number: +1 907-224-6447
Description
www.hotelsewardalaska.com

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Mrs Genes Place staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?