Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Sourdough Mining Co.

5200 Juneau St. (E. International Airport Rd.) Send to Phone
907-563-2272 | Menu
The Sourdough Mining Co. is a colorful, friendly spot with family-style service.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Summer: Lunch & Dinner daily; Winter: Lunch Wed.-Sun., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sun.
Features

* Click here for rating key

  • 3.0 star rating
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
3.0 rating over 3 reviews

Sourdough Mining Co. Restaurant Review

: Located on the banks of Campbell Creek, this thoroughly Alaska original is housed in a reproduced millhouse and surrounded by flower boxes made from converted gold dredge buckets big enough to sit in, if they were empty. Step through the doors and enter a “mine shaft” of rock and wood, pass by a grizzly bear (properly stuffed), and discover a huge dining room featuring an array of mining tools. Specializing in family-style service---and adept at taking care of large groups---the locals like coming here to enjoy a full meal sharing chicken, ribs or Alaskan seafood, all served in super abundance. Occasionally a dish is overcooked, disappointing the whole table, but the hearty menu is vast and includes a variety of soups, salads and burgers to satisfy all appetites. The ribs, when cooked just right and juicy, are a guilty treat. For those who prefer to dine in smaller groups, individual entrées are also served. We always enjoy the Sourdough's famous “korn fritters and whipped honey butter," a house specialty. Finish with a sweet stop at the complimentary soft-serve ice cream bar. Libations are served from a full bar in the Creekside Saloon, complete with a view of the salmon stream out back.

User Ratings & Reviews for Sourdough Mining Co.
 



RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.