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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Only open for dinner! Reservations are a MUST year-round. Great drinks! Great food! Nice Atmosphere!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Falafel Restaurant
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“The BEST Falafel you'll ever have! Great spot to grab lunch- you will not be disappointed!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Diner
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“A staple in the Fairbanks Community. Much like any diner. The service is quick and friendly, the food served hot. Try the Poached Eggs, but make sure to ask for the yolks runny.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Amazing coffee and healthy food choices. They have many gluten free options, and comfy places to sit and relax.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Locally owned restaurant - they serve absolutely great meals breakfast through dinner.”
  • 19 locals recommend
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  • 4 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
Crêperie
“Great place to get crepes made right in front of you. The smoked salmon is my personal favorite. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“If you like Thai food, Fairbanks has more Thai restaurants per capita than anywhere I've been, and it's really good. Although it depends on the day of the week, I think the Thai House is my favorite. Yellow curry chicken, Pad Thai, Thai tea. Yum Yum, I'm getting hungry.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“A classy gem of a place. Beyond the bar relax in the serene dining room. Greek inspired dishes. (We love that on Thanksgiving Day they generously provide free dinner for anyone in Fairbanks who needs a place to eat. Volunteers staff the serving table.) ”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Locals refer themselves being from "the banks" rather than from Fairbanks. This local restaurant captures everything that makes us a "Banksian". Great food, Elk Burgers to die for, and a smooth local ale to keep you warm. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“All you can eat salmon, halibut, and prime rib. A summer tradition. Located in Pioneer Park.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bistro
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“Excellent food in a casual atmosphere, with outside seating at a picnic table, and interior seating in a welcoming sun room. From the Bacon-Macaroni and Cheese, to the Fully Loaded Veggie hoagie, or the "Union" Chez Burger, you are in for a treat!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Healthy, house made food. Vegan and gluten free options. Open 7 days a week in the summer, with cheerful employees and delicious food.”
  • 7 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“(1 mi) Voted Fairbanks best burger, this is a great place to enjoy lunch or dinner. The service is good and the food even better. Within walking distance.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Cozy and unique. Turn in on University Avenue. Located near corner of University Ave. and Johansen.”
  • 5 locals recommend