about us

Together we are Alaska’s #1 Gourmet Cooking and Entertaining Store.
You will continue to see some of the same smiling faces, and the same top of the line kitchen products; quality cookware, bakeware, electrics, cutlery, dinnerware, gadgets, tools and much more.
Exciting things are ahead as we plan to bring all brands online. So Shop Local on our website or visit us in store at any location - our knowledgeable and friendly staff are here to help you find everything you need for your kitchen.

From the beginner cook to the professional chef, featuring products for everyday to the hard to find and one-of-a-kind item.  Plus, find quality major appliances at our Midtown Anchorage & Wasilla locations that will provide you with the firepower that you need to bring dinner to the table quicker and with better results!
Watch for our cooking demos in our live kitchen - in the store, on social share, or on our blog. Learn, new techniques, new tools, and new recipes to keep you cooking Alaska!

We remain Alaskan Owned & Operated and have pleased customers all over the globe since the 60's - we hope that you too will give us a chance to provide the best products and services to you.
Retail Stores

Anchorage Midtown:
Allen & Petersen

(On the corner of Seward and Benson - across from Carrs)
3002 Seward Highway
Anchorage, AK 99503
Normal Hours:

Monday - Saturday 9AM - 6PM


Anchorage Dimond Center:
Habitat Housewares

800 E. Dimond Blvd. 

Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Normal Hours: 

Monday - Thursday 10AM-6PM

Friday - Saturday 10AM-7PM

Sunday 12PM-5PM


Allen & Petersen
(Faces Parks Hwy at Street Light)
990 S. Hermon Rd
Wasilla, Alaska 99654
Normal Hours:

Monday - Saturday 9AM - 6PM


Allen & Petersen Warehouse Location
360 E. 100th Ave, Anchorage 99515
Normal Hours: Monday - Saturday 9am - 5pm