You'll find a variety of basic cooking happening in Skagway, and, as you might suspect, seafood is a very big deal. Folks in Skagway are also fond of barbecue, too! Probably the most important thing to remember about Skagway is the fact that it's a small town that has courageously survived its few boom years for decades upon decades. Now, the town is occasionally flooded by us cruise travelers... so there may be a wait time as a handful of restaurants do their level best to make sure all of us are happy!
Skagway Fish Company, at 210 Congress Way, is open from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM for lunch and dinner. Lunch prices typically range from 10 to 14 USD, and supper's between 17 and 20 USD. Seafood is the biggie here, with halibut burgers, King Crab, Salmon, Prawns, and Fish & Chips. (This restaurant gets sterling reviews for fish & chips, and for those halibut burgers, by the way.) You can contact them at 907-983-3474.
The Stowaway Cafe, at 205 Congress Way, gets some solid on great reviews! Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, what people most enjoy are the salmon (wasabi, grilled, or blackened), and halibut. The cafe has great salads and sandwiches, too! Lunch and dinner entrees range from 18 to 27 USD. Reservations are suggested, and you can contact them at 907-983-3463.
The Skagway Brewing Company
has a history in this town back TO the gold rush days or so, and also serve up food with their ale. Most of the menu is classic bar fare, with starters such as crab artichoke, onion rings, and fries from 6.50 to 16 USD. Chili and salads range from 7 to 13 USD. The brewery also features fried fish, chicken tenders, and burgers to include those veggie, specialty burgers, and fish sandwiches from 10 to 17 USD. Youngsters aren't left out of the party with glacial smoothies! This brewery is located at 700 Broadway, and their phone number is 907-983-2739. You may also want to check out http://www.skagwaybrewing.com/home.html
The BBQ Shack, located at The Skagway Bazaar at 6th and Broadway, gets great reviews for Caribou Sausage, barbecue, tender steaks on steak nights, burgers, and more! This is a small, cozy place that offers prompt, friendly service and wonderful food!