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The Back Door Cafe

104 Barracks St, In Downtown, Sitka, AK 99835-7532
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“coffee shop” (7 reviews)
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104 Barracks St, In Downtown, Sitka, AK 99835-7532
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was greeted by a very pleasant young man who patiently assisted me in making my choices for chai tea & a sweet treat! Recommend this hard to find local spot as homemade is evident in the fresh and very delicious goodies.

Thank Douglas2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I rarely pass up a coffee house. This is located at the back of the bookstore so you can enter through the store or thru the back entrance - hence the name. I had a mocha (one more day until mocha detox) and was a...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

NIce offerings - pretty typical of this kind of place but....where are the gluten free pastries and menu items that appear only occasionally? They should be on every day.

1  Thank koolbill
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I went there because i heard they have cranberry muffin and i love cranberries. When i got there, they were out of them, but i had carrot cake which was very tasty! The music and the atmosphere is awesome. I love that they have books...More

Thank seashell i
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Excellent local coffee shop with delicious breads and pastries. There are small individual tables, but sit at the big communal table and meet new people!

Thank TheaCat
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

A few years ago I had the best ginger cookie I have ever eaten there!! Wish I could go there again and have tried many recipes to duplicate it! I now live in South Carolina but still think if those cookies

Thank Chefrita
Reviewed 8 June 2017

No wifi because they want people socialize. Charming place, and a good place to find out what's going on around town.

Thank hellindc
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I was longing to find a place that had homemade food and I found it here, only because we looked on TripAdvisor! It is tucked in behind a book store so keep you eyes peeled for it. We had a delicious coffee and a fab...More

Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Small gem of a coffee shop off main street behind the bookstore. Good coffee, espresso, and snacks. Friendly atmosphere. Free internet.

Thank sitka1867
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Our parents recently moved to the Sitka Pioneer's Home and our family has adopted Sitka as the new Center of our Universe. What a blessing to discover the Best Coffee Shop just across the street at the Back Door. Just incredibly good coffee, pastries, lunches...More

1  Thank Dr_C111
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 14:00
Monday
06:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 17:00
Thursday
06:30 - 17:00
Friday
06:30 - 17:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Barracks St, In Downtown, Sitka, AK 99835-7532
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Sitka
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