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Elf's Den

14 Miles Richardson Hwy, North Pole, AK 99705
+1 907-488-3268
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good18%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible27%
26 Apr 2017
“It's worth a try”
24 Nov 2016
“Not impressed”
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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14 Miles Richardson Hwy, North Pole, AK 99705
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We ate here twice and both times had about the same experience. The first time we had something fried. I think I had fish as I recall. It was tasty but a bit tough. Then we retired to the bar. The owner was there, The...More

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Don't waste your time or money. We went in the afternoon so the place wasn't busy. Service left a lot to be desired. We seen our waitress 3 times, had to ask for a check. She was more concerned with the "lounge" area than the...More

Thank Tracy E
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We found this place years ago camping and it was awesome so we come back whenever we visit Fairbanks but this time it wasn't so great. The chicken alfredo was more of a chicken in butter sauce with parmesean on top and the bathroom was...More

Thank Kristina A
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a gamble. Pizza is a must have but other menu items are always a hit or miss. Prices are high. There is a pool table and a bar if the food is to bad.

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We wanted to find a local pizza place, and the Elf's Den fit the bill. The pizza and beer were pretty delicious, I would go back if I'm in town again.

Thank Chad H
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I used to really like the calzones here. But something seems to have changed. Smoking is allowed in the bar area so be forewarned. The staff has always been really great.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I live here in NP and can't think of a better place to frequent for Pizza and beer. I had the hot wings for the first time tonight... amazing!

Thank Cole H
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Ate there one time with wife and not very impressed Food was decent but decor is very run down and old

Thank Saintguy
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This restaurant is a must-visit! The food is absolutely fantastic, and the dining experience is ... unique. The calzones, prime rib, and gyros are always really, really good. The service is sometimes excellent and sometimes really bad.

Thank Joy W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I first saw this on the TV show Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives. Things have changed, it is not decorated in Christmas decor. The food was OK but this is truly a local dive bar. I would not take my family here. I am glad I...More

Thank internjim
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Response from internjim | Reviewed this property |
This is no place I would want to go on a tour. It would be a great place to take a tour bus full of bikers or a division of Marines on a tour of duty. Try the Pagoda Chinese restaurant.
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Miles Richardson Hwy, North Pole, AK 99705
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  North Pole
  • Phone Number: +1 907-488-3268
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