The Moose's Tooth: "Eat great local food, and cheap to boot!" Anchorage Restaurant Tip by calliopejen

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Best pizza ever made!! Everyone's favorite restaurant in Anchorage, especially among the younger, granola crowd. Great atmosphere with fun murals and old beer bottles (the restaurant is also a brewery), and first tap parties every month with live music. If you want to eat where actual Alaskans eat, come here on your visit. Be prepared for a wait though--they don't accept reservations (as far as I know, at least), and a 45 minute wait is typical for weekends at dinnertime. Go early or late, or stop in for their pizza-by-the-slice lunch special.

Also, the spin-off Bear Tooth Theatrepub is a ton of fun. Order before the movie starts, and they'll bring you your meal during the movie. You'll probably want to go early though; they only have one smallish screen, and movies sell out fast.

Favorite Dish: I like the pesto chicken pizza, but they're all good. Be sure to get breadsticks with the house sauce as an appetizer--the best breadsticks you'll ever eat! (For two people, an order of breadsticks and a pizza is usually plenty, and will normally run $10-15.)

For vegetarians, there are quite a few vegetarian pizzas, and the salads are excellent. My favorite is the house salad with tomatoes, feta cheese, and a pesto vinagrette dressing.

Address: 3300 Old Seward Highway
Price Comparison: least expensive
Directions: Near the intersection of New Seward and 36th--look for the tacky "we brew our own" sign.
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 5
Theme: Pizza

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  • Updated Aug 28, 2003
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