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The Whale’s Tail Bistro & Wine Bar

The Whale’s Tail Bistro & Wine Bar (Hotel Captain Cook, 939 West Fifth Avenue, Anchorage) — The Whale’s Tail is making a splash with delicious eats, a unique take on wine and plenty of surprises. It’s a great place to catch up with friends, and the menu is loaded with options made for sharing. Plates […]

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Sub Zero Bistro & Microlounge

Sub Zero Bistro & Microlounge (612 F Street, Anchorage) — With a secluded sophistication, an excellent bar and perfect plates to share, Sub Zero’s “cool” factor goes far beyond the name on the door. Select from a complement of classic and modern martinis, a wide selection of Belgian beers, and a surprisingly deep list of […]

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McGinley’s Irish Pub

  McGinley’s Irish Pub (645 G Street, Anchorage) –– McGinley’s Irish Pub brings the comfort, warmth and good times of an Irish pub to the Last Frontier. The neighborhood pub is the perfect place to meet old friends, or make new ones. Raise a pint of Guinness on a night out with your mates. Time-tested […]

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LED Ultra Lounge & Grill

LED Ultra Lounge & Grill (901 West 6th Avenue, Anchorage) – for those looking for Top 40 and Latin music (from Salsa to Reggaeton and Bachata), such a place actually exists in Alaska. This nightspot is the newest nightlife venue in Anchorage – catering to a diverse crowd.

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Humpy’s Great Alaskan Alehouse

  Humpy’s Great Alaskan Alehouse (610 West Sixth Avenue, Anchorage) — this casual neighborhood alehouse was established for beer lovers by beer lovers. Fresh menu items complement the mission of bringing out the complexity of Humpy’s expansive beer selection, which includes 50+ brews on tap. Try any of the seafood dishes or mouthwatering burgers to […]

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Fancy Moose

Fancy Moose (The Lakefront Anchorage, 4800 Spenard Road, Anchorage) — This lakefront area has drawn Alaskans looking for a good time since before the neighborhood was even part of the city. Joe Spenard’s dancehall was the hot spot in the 1910s, and the famous Fly By Night Club kept ‘em coming in the ‘70s. Modern […]

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Darwin’s Theory

Darwin’s Theory (426 G Street, Anchorage) – this is one of the smaller bars you’ll find in Anchorage, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in personality and warm, friendly service. Although a large contingent of tourists find their way here, it’s a favorite among locals

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Cyrano’s Theatre Company

Cyrano’s Theatre Company (3800 Debarr Road, Anchorage) – this is the resident company at Cyrano’s Off Center Playhouse in Anchorage, Alaska. It was formed in 1995 by a loose-knit group of volunteers committed to producing professional quality dramatic works while utilizing Alaska talent. The mission of Cyrano’s Theatre Company is to provide a full season […]

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Chilkoot Charlie’s

Chilkoot Charlie’s (2435 Spenard Road, Anchorage) – located in the heart of historic Spenard, Chilkoot Charlie’s (first opened in 1970) is known among locals as “Koot’s”. This bar began as a neighborhood watering hole with a live piano bar. Since Alaska’s oil boom years, Chilkoot’s has drawn in live bands from all over – including […]

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Bernie’s Bungalow Lounge

Bernie’s Bungalow Lounge (626 D Street, Anchorage) — Bernie’s Bungalow Lounge was founded in a little white house in 1997, with the goal of offering Alaskans a unique martini lounge. Since then it has adapted and expanded to meet changing times. Known for its large outdoor patio, and live music on the weekend, Bernie’s is […]