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Reluctant Fisherman Inn

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407 Railroad Row, Cordova, AK 99574
+1 907-424-3272
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Lansing, NC
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The food is average and the price is boutique, but it is one of the better places in Cordova. Avoid the sushi, very generic. Go for the clam chowder or ceviche. RF burger for dinner is good, but the lunch burger is lacking. Same as the beetroot salad. Good for dinner but avoid at lunch.

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Thank LoraGene
Barcelona, Spain
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94 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Good food and very nice service, both for breakfast and dinner. Nice wiews over Cordova fishing port. Recommended.

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Neenah, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

After a long day of travel, I finished out my day at the Reluctant Fisherman restaurant. I ordered the clam chowder and caesar salad. Both were fantastic! The clam chowder had generous portions of meat. This was no mere potato soup, but a real meaty chowder. The caesar salad was also tasty, but standard. The view of the harbor was... More 

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Thank Adam P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

The Hotel was nice and helpful. The Restaurant had good food and especially the Clam Chowder and Beet Salad. Also great artichoke dip.

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Thank Patricia M
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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177 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Comfortable walk to everything 18 minutes from airport, would have been a. Four star but the bartender was as rude as she could be. Try Baja taco for beers and halibut tacos

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Thank David M
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Came in on a Sunday night for dinner & had to wait over an hour for our food. I had ordered a bowl of clam chowder which was only lukewarm when it finally came out. It was a good chowder but would have been better if it were hot or even just warm.

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Thank Jacky S
Fullerton, California
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Tops among the limited options in this fishing village on the southern coast. Relaxing casual dining. As expected, the offering is multiple seafood dishes, each one carefully prepared. Also available are regional beers, good wine selection, and bar options. Best view of the fishing boat harbor.

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Hancock, Minnesota
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Our family group ranged from 5-10 diners over a week long period. We had many lunches and diners. The menus varied and every entree was well prepared and presented. The clam chowder is among the best I have ever had. King Crab, Halibut, Fish Tacos, and a variety of artful salads-not to be missed are excellent dessert offerings. The waterfront... More 

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Longmont, CO
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Ate at this place last week. AWESOME view and incredible food. Highly recommend. We had the bacon wrapped black cod appetizer and it was prepared to perfection.

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Thank GreatLaughter
Bostwick, Ga
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Gorgeous view of the harbor, mountains and the sound. Our breakfast was made to order and was just what we wanted. There were a lot of people staying at the Inn, so the staff was very busy, but got the job done.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Railroad Row, Cordova, AK 99574
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Cordova
  • Phone Number: +1 907-424-3272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?