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550 S Alaska St Ste 100, Palmer, AK 99645-6371
+1 907-746-5544
07:00 - 21:00
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461 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

and we found a buzzing place full of diners. My mushroom sandwhich was excellent but my wife's spinach/ricotta quiche was dray and lacked flavour. Our server was terrific. I think i can get with the 20% compulsary tip plan? YMMV

Thank wing6rider-Australia
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the food! Very yummy! Would recommend! Great place for, Business meeting, family, couples etc.. Nice atmosphere!

Thank WendyRosko
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the food is quite fresh and tasty here, it is just a bit overpriced and a 20% tip is included regardless of the level of service. One of the waitresses told us about the included 20% tip, then said we had the option to tip more if we were happy with our service. When we didn't (we normally tip... More 

Thank Aubri787
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I am a big time foodie and am consistently disappointed in this economic region. If someone tells you what a great restaurant so-and-so is....don't believe them. In this region all you will get is mediocre at best. Turkey Red is an exception. I have been pleased with all the food I have ordered. As a chef I appreciate the level... More 

Thank juuyaak X
Palmer, Alaska
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69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Celebrated our anniversary here and had a very delicious meal. The service was friendly, efficient and not overbearing. We had the chicken and figs and the rock fish with wasabi coconut crust. Both were very tasty and a nice portion. They were out of the wine special but a substitute was recommended and worked well with our meal. We find... More 

Thank Herb B
Palmer, Alaska
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I like going to Turkey Red. They have an interesting menu and do serve gluten free food for those who have gluten issues. ❤️their flourless chocolate cake with whipped cream and raspberries. For those wanting a little bit of alcohol they serve wine and beer. Check it out. Right downtown in Palmer.

Thank NancyoftheNorth61
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Every time I go there I leave unsatisfied. Last time I was there I ordered a sandwich. I asked for mayonnaise and the waitress seemed a little offended and said they have none. I asked for a substitute, maybe Vegenaise? Oh no. On top of that they automatically put the tip in the bill. No freedom there. Service is good... More 

Thank bearsnack
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115 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had breakfast at Turkey Red, French Toast...but , have to say...tough french bread does not make for easy cutting or chewing, more like gnawing... where was a beaver when I needed him? Teeth still feel the workout. Took the rest home and will try the food chopper on it, or the axe.

Thank Suzanne B
Anchorage, Alaska
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467 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Went to dinner at Turkey Red. We had the lamb shank and the seafood pasta. Both excellent. We also tried their wine special from Mendoza, which was excellent. Service was very good. They had a great variety of specials in addition to the regular menu. Great selection of seafood with salmon, cod, rockfish, and mixed seafood dishses. The lamb shank... More 

Thank John H
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164 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Turkey Red is a sleeper. It's a pretty small place that is fairly nondescript from the outside but very nice on the inside. But it's what goes on inside the inside that really counts - in the kitchen. They don't have a 'plain-jane' burger. No simple salad. No ordinary...well, anything. Every bite you take while in here is different, special,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
American, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 S Alaska St Ste 100, Palmer, AK 99645-6371
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Palmer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-746-5544

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?