Homer, Alaska: Salty Dawg Saloon - Dollar Bills

1897 structure is a cherished local bar, and historical preservationists don't stop patrons from plastering dollar bills on the walls and ceilings and writing on them.

Salty Dawg Saloon

4380 Homer Spit Rd, Homer, AK
218 mi. drive from Anchorage. Bar is east of Homer near the end of the spit.
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Salty Dawg Saloon - Dollar Bills

The bar is known for the thousands of dollar bills signed by visitors and tacked to the walls. This practice started many years ago, when a visitor tacked a dollar on the wall, explaining that his friend would be by later. The dollar was intended for buying the friend a drink.

[Rick Gregory, 07/17/2020]
Salty Dawg Saloon

Bar filled with $ dollars bills -- a local watering hole.

[William Henderson, 09/05/2014]

The Salty Dawg is in an original 1897 cabin, and is a beloved dive with dollar bills papering the walls and ceiling.

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