Word of Mouth: A new ramen restaurant in West Anchorage, open for a limited...

Authentic ramen experiences aren’t exactly common in Anchorage, but that’s what inspired Chiiwen Choo, owner, to open Kami, a pop-up ramen restaurant in West...

Word of Mouth: UAA’s new food truck scene boasts Texas-style barbecue and Filipino favorites

When we list places with great food truck scenes, we think East Los Angeles, Portland and New York. Enter: University of Alaska Anchorage, the newest...

Word of Mouth: Anchorage’s premier destination for Dominican and Puerto Rican fare

Amidst the gray, slushy Alaskan spring, Tropical Latin Food on Boniface Parkway provides Anchorage’s tastebuds with a one-way ticket to sunny Puerto Rico and...

Word of Mouth: Yak and Yeti brings flavors as diverse and delightful as West...

Replacing Marty’s Bagel Deli in 2012, the addition of Yak and Yeti brought flavor and diversity to the REI strip mall, a perfect reflection...

Word of Mouth: Spenard pop-up offers elevated comfort-foods with artisanal flair

Craft brews, live music and hearty food — need I say more? La Bodega has been offering craft beers and wines to Anchorage residents for...

Word of Mouth: Anchorage’s take on Tuscan tastes

When Mark Harlan worked overseas in Italy, the peculiar flavors of Italian cuisine swept him off his feet. Inspiration would soon become ambition, and...

Word of Mouth: To slurp or not to slurp: An authentic ramen experience in...

In Japanese culture, slurping your ramen is not only accepted, but also encouraged! Serving as the most efficient method of enjoying a bowl of...

Word of Mouth: Anchorage’s favorite Hawaiian joint

In Hawaii, hearing someone mention “‘ono grinds” is music to the ears of a local as it probably means some good eats are nearby....

Word of Mouth: From Oma’s kitchen to The Last Frontier

Located in Mountain View, West Berlin is serving delicious German and Bavarian fare that could rival what your Oma "(grandmother" in German) used to...

Word of Mouth: 5 tasty, local meals for $5 or less!

College students: being frugal does not mean you have to skimp in the flavor department!