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Find the best restaurants in Yukon-Koyukuk, Alaska
The Yukon-Koyukuk area is a census area in Alaska and has the largest area compared to other counties in the US. At the census unrolled in 2010, the population was over 5,500, the biggest communities of the area being Fort Yukon and Galena. Concerning the size of the area, Yukon-Koyukuk is almost as large as the state of Montana or as the European country Germany. It has a total number of 18 cities that spread over an area of 147,805 square miles. It is worth mentioning that only 145,505 square miles represent land, as the rest of the surface is covered by water. But, in spite of its generous size, the population density here is the lowest in the entire US, with only 0.0449 inhabitants for every square mile.
The Yukon-Koyukuk area is home to numerous national protected areas. This means plenty of opportunities to enjoy outdoor expeditions, trekking and enjoying the flora and fauna, and the beauties of nature. Rivers, mountainous crests, canyons, beautiful lakes, they can all be enjoyed in you visit this area, especially the proximity of the Yukon city. The most developed cities in the area also have museums, in case you want to have an insight into the local history and natural wonders. Probably the best part about visiting Yukon-Koyukuk is the fact that you can still enjoy natural areas that haven't been spoiled by mankind. Thus, it is the best part of the world to visit if you want to reconnect with yourself and with nature.
You will certainly not go hungry when visiting the Yukon-Koyukuk census area. There is a wide array of restaurants that serve local, Canadian, or America dishes at more than affordable prices. Whether you're looking to enjoy dishes with fish freshly caught from the local rivers, a good barbecue, or a vegetarian dish, everything is available in the restaurants of Yukon-Koyukuk. Below you will find several selections that have very high chances to impress you with delicious dishes.
Klondike Rib & Salmon - you will find this restaurant in Whitehorse, Yukon and you may want to know that it is highly appreciated for its local Canadian cuisine. So, if you want to take a bit of Canada, this is the best place to visit. Seafood, grilled dishes, and healthy options are available at this restaurant. Those following special dies should know that gluten-free options and vegetarian-friendly dishes are also available. You can also order takeout if you don't have time to stay and enjoy your meal at the restaurant.
The Drunken Goat Taverna - this restaurant with a very suggestive name, in Dawson City, is an ideal choice for those enjoying Mediterranean or Greek cuisine. If you're not certain what you should order from the menu, you can easily ask the staff members for recommendations. The atmosphere here is very pleasant and you might, just for a second, forget that you are in Alaska, due to the interior design of the restaurant. There are also vegan and vegetarian-friendly options on the menu.
Kathy's Kitchen - this is the typical American restaurant that serves homemade-like food in a friendly and intimate atmosphere. You can find it in Watson Lake and it is worth knowing that it serves American and Canadian dishes. The food here is good and the prices accessible, which can make this place rather crowded sometimes. But, if you can't stay, you can always order a takeout.