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Settlers Bay Lodge

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5801 S. Knik Goose Bay Rd, Wasilla, AK 99654
+1 907-357-5678
16:00 - 22:00
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Wasilla, Alaska
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure these people even ate at the same place that we frequent.... NEVER in 9 years have we EVER experienced anything they discuss!!! Food is always fresh, organic, and ALWAYS hot! I think these people were jay looking for a free meal!!!

Thank cbhuston
Talkeetna, Alaska
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Settlers Bay Lodge has a very pleasant atmosphere. It is low key but top shelf. The view is spectacular and I have not yet had unpleasant service. I have had several of their main dishes and have always been pleased. My mother was a most excellent cook. Growing up we ate like kings, so I know good food when I... More 

Thank joeyblankenshipsr
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the new special beef shoulder with Dijon sauce and it was the best thing I've had here. Put it on the permanent menu please.....:-)

Thank Daniel K
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today I ate the best Steak and Lobster I've had in many years, without question. I just did some world travel recently and at one point last month I ate lobster at least once a day, and it never came close to what I just ate (usually the lobster I'm served is dry, flaky, or kept poorly). I used to... More 

Thank Umbrella4960
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my, here we go again. The food is the worst, cheapest quality covered with sauces and gravies. Salads are made by servers with bare hands. Very stingy with bread at table, could be day old, was very dry and hard. Peppered steak is deep fryed and disgusting. This could be a really nice place if they used quality food.... More 

Thank Cabininthewoods907
Wasilla, Alaska
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The service has always been excellent as is the food. The view is fabulous and we live just down the road. We choose Settler's Bay Lodge for special dinners.

Thank N1950VVchrisc
Wasilla, Alaska
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I chose this restaurant for my birthday dinner. We were seated right away, so all started well. The waitress was prompt but aloof. She was knowledgeable of the menu. But, when the service began, we were only half way through our salad when the main course arrived. I could not believe it. By the time we got to our dinner,... More 

Thank cml101
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332 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I just ate here again last night! As before, the service was great and the views just before sunset were wonderful!! The food was good again last night. I had the Filet and my friends has various other steaks. I had the garlic mashed potatoes and most everyone else opted for the red potatoes. Various desserts were served along with... More 

Thank Ron M
Rockland, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The food, service and the views were just awesome cant wait till next year, love this restaurant I was there 3 times his year only because I just discovered it in late August and left in early September

Thank ahahn1
Wasilla, Alaska
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We live at Settlers Bay so the Lodge is our neighborhood restaurant. Are we lucky! Between the food, atmosphere, view & service you just can't go wrong. This is not super-high-end gourmet dining but everything we've ever tried has been really good & they know how to showcase the local seafood. The bartender knows how to make a good drink... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5801 S. Knik Goose Bay Rd, Wasilla, AK 99654
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Wasilla
  • Phone Number: +1 907-357-5678

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