Although Palmer is known for its small town appeal, it doesn't mean our residents go without.  On any given day, locals and visitors alike can stroll through town and find an abundance of local eateries covering a variety of culinary tastes from artisanal pizza to Alaskan snow crab.  Palmer's dining options offer a variety of options that are sure to please even the pickiest eater.


Valley Hotel Café
 (606 S. Alaska St.)      
Open 24/7
Full menu, breakfast served all day

Colony Kitchen/Noisy Goose Café
(Mi. 40.5 Glenn Hwy.)
Open 6AM – 9PM, daily
Full menu, breakfast served all day

Palmer City Alehouse
(320 E. Dahlia St. – located inside the historic Dahlia Street Marketplace)
Open 11AM – 10PM, daily
Lunch and dinner menu, pizzas, burgers, salads, local beers & wine

Colony Inn Café and Steakhouse
(325 Elmwood St. - located inside the original Colony Teacher’s Dormitory)
Open 11AM – 9PM, Mon – Sat
          11AM – 7PM, Sunday
Soups, salads, sandwiches, steak, seafood, beer & wine



Turkey Red
550 S. Alaska St.
Open 7AM- 9PM, Mon – Sat
Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Fresh breads, soups, salads, sandwiches, and pastries. Can accommodate allergies and/or special dietary restrictions.


(340 W. Evergreen Ave.)
Open 7AM – 10PM, Mon – Fri
          8AM – 10PM, Saturday
          9AM – 9PM, Sunday
Sandwiches and salads.

(600 Daron Dr.)
Open 6AM – 11PM
Burgers, sandwiches, shakes and fries.

Dairy Queen
(401 W. Evergreen Ave.)
Open 10:30AM – 11:00PM, daily
Sandwiches, shakes, fries and desserts.

Taco Bell
(400 Glacier View Ave., #1)
Open 6AM – 2PM, daily (lobby)
          6AM – 1AM, Sun – Thurs (drive-thru)
          6AM – 2AM, Fri – Sat (drive-thru)


Vagabond Blues Café and Coffee House    
(642 S. Alaska St.)
Open 6AM – 8PM, Mon – Sat
          7AM – 7PM, Sunday
Gourmet coffee & tea, soups, salads, sandwiches and pastries

Palmer Downtown Deli
(550 S. Alaska St.)
Open 7AM – 8PM, Mon – Thurs
           7AM – 9PM, Fri – Sat
           11AM – 6PM, Sunday
Sandwiches, salads, coffee, pastries gelato

In & Out Grocery and Deli
(101 W. Arctic Ave.)
Open 6AM – 10PM, daily
Sandwiches and salads


La Fiesta
(132 W. Evergreen Ave.)
Open 11Am – 9PM, daily
Full Mexican food menu, burgers and salads


Pizza Delphi
(103 W. Arctic Ave.)
Open 11AM - 10PM Mon-Fri
    11:30 AM - 10PM Sat
    Noon - 10PM Sun
Pizza, pasta, baked dishes, salads,  and sandwiches

Athena's Family Restaurant
(1920 Glenn Hwy.)
Open 10:30AM - 10:30PM daily
Pizza, pasta, salads, subs, and burgers


Humdingers Gourmet Pizza
(173 S. Valley Way.)
Open 11AM - 8PM Tue-Thurs
    11AM - 9PM Fri-Sat
    1PM - 8PM Sun
Pizza, soups, and salads

Great Alaska Pizza Co.
(304 W. Evergreen Ave.)
Open 11AM - 9PM Sun-Thurs
11AM - 10PM Fri-Sat

Pizza Athena
(3529 Glenn Hwy)
Open 10:30AM - 10:30PM daily
Pizza available for pick up or delivery

Papa Murphy's
(West 123 Evergreen Ave #101)
Open 9AM - 8PM daily
Pizza available for Take-N-Bake to be cooked at home

Sicily's Pizza
(1150 S. Colony Way.)
Open 24/7
Pizza, pasta, and wings

Pioneer Pizza
(Mile 3.2 Palmer-Wasilla Hwy.)
Open 11AM - 9PM Mon-Thurs
    11AM - 10PM Sat-Sun
Offering wide range of pizzas


Coffee & Cream
(432 S. Alaska St.)
Open 6:30AM - 6PM Mon-Fri
    8AM - 5PM Sat
Espresso, sandwiches, soups, salads, and breakfast

The Purple Moose
(218 W. Evergreen Ave)
Drive-Through Espresso

(139 W Arctic Ave)
Drive-Through Espresso


The Moosehead Saloon
(808 S. Colony Way.)
Open 1PM - 1AM Mon
    1PM - 12AM Tue-Thurs
    1PM - 2AM Fri-Sat
     6Am - 12AM and 1PM - 12AM Sun

The Caboose Lounge (Inside Valley Hotel)
(606 S. Alaska St.)
Open 10AM - Midnight Mon-Fri
    9AM - 12AM Sat-Sun

Klondike Mikes
(820 S. Colony Way.)
Open 4PM - 12AM Mon-Wed
    11AM-12AM Thurs
    11AM - 10PM Fri-Sat
    9AM - 12AM Sun

Palmer Bar
(828 S. Colony Way)
Open 11AM - 5AM Mon-Sat
    11AM - 12AM Sun
Burgers and brew