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400 D St, Anchorage, AK 99501-2342
+1 907-868-7900
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
400 D St, Anchorage, AK 99501-2342
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a REAL Italian cafe!!!! Be prepared to wait for everything to be prepared by hand. Real love and care into every dish. Everything about this place is real! Food family coffee meats cheeses etc!! Top notch!!! Beautiful new location downtown.

Thank Yooooohhhhh
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Our dental staff wanted to take ouur owner doctor for lunch for her birthday. They chose Originale. We were only 5 and even though they were not very busy around 12:45 for lunch, it took far too long to order, with 1 person doing it...More

1  Thank PaulAK2011
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I haven't been here in a little while, but I really love this restaurant. It is run by an Italian family. I believe I have seen two parents and two older children possibly, but I could be wrong. They have some nice Italian grocery items...More

1  Thank Birdman2012
Reviewed 19 November 2015

My favorite cappuccino in Anchorage is at Originale. They import Purissimo beans from Italy, which I buy and use at home. Alas, my at-home version never turns out as well as it does in the restaurant. The decor is fun, with a wall mural, witticisms...More

1  Thank wanderIove
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This place is a true gem. I have been blown away by the flavors every time I have eaten here. This is a true Italian eatery, and the flavors are intense. I have enjoyed their soups, salads, and sandwiches. I always intend on eating half...More

Thank AKAggie96
Reviewed 13 March 2015

After enjoying wonderful food in Italy on a vacation last fall, I have been looking for a true Italian experience. Originale is the place. The add the extra attention to flavor and detail that I so appreciated in Italy. Wholesome, tasty, and gourmet touches. How...More

Thank Kitty S
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Love these sandwiches, they are a little pricey since you don't get anything with them but a pickle and they don't look very impressive but they are sooo good. Family run by very nice people.

Thank gabriellap
Reviewed 26 August 2014

We stumbled upon this restaurant last winter and have returned many times for lunch or coffee and desert. We love the setting, it feels very much like a loft setting. The family that owns it is so very enjoyable, it is like being in Italy....More

2  Thank K M
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I was introduced to Originale by a dear friend...bless her! The food is marvelous! It feels like a café in sunny Italy. I recently took an out of town guest and she declared I her new favorite spot of all time. When I need a...More

1  Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 18 June 2014

We went the first time because we heard there is no better cappuccino in Alaska. We kept coming because the menu is full of delicious sandwiches, desserts, pastas and salads. The specials of the day are creative wonders. This place is run by a lovely...More

2  Thank K M
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10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
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  • Address: 400 D St, Anchorage, AK 99501-2342
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-868-7900
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