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West Rib Pub and Grill

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Main Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-733-3354
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Perth, Australia
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Popped in while on tour for lunch with another couple. Our waiter was great really looked after us. But when we asked another waiter for something he quickly advised us he was not our waiter. Obviously only concerned about his tables and tips. Disappointing as its about the pub not the tips. gad a great Cheese burger with beer battered... More 

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United States
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80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in and sat down immediately. Ordered a few burgers, soups, sandwiches and salads. Had the caribou burger and it was good. Salads were also filling. It was a slow day and weather was getting colder. Not too many places were open. But was satisfying.

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Thank LAMERV20
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing wrong with the place, low end pub with decent burgers. We went because it was highly rated and we were slightly disappointed. Burger was okay, my husband's caribou burger was decent. Server got my drink wrong and acted like she was slammed, even though we were one of three tables seated at the time. Didn't fail us, we got... More 

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Fairfield, California
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this little place for lunch. We shared the caribou burger, chili and a salad. Very filling. The server was super nice and silly. We had a good time here. The burger was great and hit the spot. Price not too bad which was great for us budgetters.

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Thank Crystal G
West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
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134 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Came by after a long day ziplining. Besides reading all the reviews, I was also wanting to meet the mayor. So unfortunately we did not get to meet Stubbs but we did meet Denali ;) I felt very welcomed, and the service was friendly. We ordered the wings and I had the Jalapeño Bacon burger. Everything we ate was pretty... More 

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Thank Carmen S
Long Valley, New Jersey
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Thought we would try the halibut fish and chips. We visited AK in the summer and experienced amazing halibut fish and chips in Ketchikan and Juneau. Well this time was a huge bust. The management should be ashamed to charge $20 for one piece of very dry halibut PROBABLY 4" x 1 1/2" that was not prepared In the traditional... More 

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Thank Susan A
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I eat at the west rib every time I am in town. I love the burgers and a nice cold Ice Axe. However, the staff could be a little nicer. I get it, I am in no way a local but I should be treated kindly though. Every time I come in it seems that the staff just gets ruder... More 

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Lufkin, Texas
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10 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a nice spot to sit and people watch while enjoying good food. With plenty of shopping, all within walking distance, you will not forget Talkeetna.

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Thank walkers529
Anchorage, Alaska
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Great burgers and sandwiches. Relaxed atmosphere and family friendly. Great selection of beers on tap. Definitely a great stop after an adventurous day in Talkeetna. Home of the Talkeetna Mayor!

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Thank AlaskaEspana
Sanford, Florida
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77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Food was good and very filling.alaska king crab was small but very good.my hamburger was tasty and filling.service was good

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Talkeetna, AK 99676
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Talkeetna
  • Phone Number: +1 907-733-3354
Description
Casual lunch and dinner dining. Large deck overlooking central downtown. Bar and inside seating. Filled with Alaska memorabilia. Alaskan beers on Tap. FRESH Alaska seafood including Halibut, Pacific Salmon, Rock Snapper. Daily Special on Alaska Red King Crab. Great 1/2# Natural Angus Burgers. Housemade desserts and soups. Seafood chowder and Caribou chili made daily. Open late 7 days/week during summer.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?