San Juan Island businesses pride themselves on providing the best in local and exotic cuisine. Many cafes, diners, and specialty restaurants can be found all across Friday Harbor. Country inns in San Juan Valley offer lunch and dinner as well as B&B services. Roche Harbor Resort and Marina is home to and accompanied by several restaurants specializing in red meats and seafood along with great harbor and sunset views. Visitors with specific tastes can get Italian, Thai, and Chinese food made with traditional ingredients and recipes. San Juan Island has a long history of agriculture and its local food services make every effort to support local growth. Some of Washington State’s best locally caught seafood and homegrown beef, vegetables, and fruits go into the venues that visitors and islanders alike have enjoyed for decades.
Golden Triangle Thai Kitchen
Lunch is cafeteria style. Dinner is linen table cloths. Always tasty and moderately priced. Call for days and times.
Call (360) 378-1917, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
The Bluff Restaurant at Friday Harbor House is a comfortable, welcoming destination for locals and visitors alike. Islanders can wind down at the end of the day with a group of friends while hotel guests can enjoy a multi-course San Juan Island dining experience. All will enjoy taking in the panoramic views of the San Juan Channel, ferry landing and marina. Executive Chef Aaron Rock highlights the freshest fare from local waters and farms for a menu of authentic island cuisine and seasonal specialties. The Bluff also features a wine, beer and cocktail list emphasizing value and variety with great wine by-the-glass options, and hand-selected flights.
Located in the heart of Roche Harbor Resort, an Island-Certified-Local restaurant with fresh products from local waters and fields, this classic dining option is a wonderful place to celebrate the best of Roche Harbor. If you can't decide from our sizable seasonal menu, you might settle on our house specialty, a 40-day aged prime rib. The Wine Spectator award-winning wine list is abundant in NW selections to give you the taste of place we're so fortunate to live in.
The Market Chef is an artisan deli, cafe and catering company utilizing island-grown and produced vegetables, fruits and meats. Cooking entirely from scratch, every day we offer unique sandwiches on baked-daily breads, organic salads and a constantly revolving deli case filled to the brim with eat-in or take-home entrees and side dishes. Fun, fast paced and colorful atmosphere with beer, wine and locally roasted coffees.
Call (360) 378-4546
The World's Skinniest Latte Shop
The Worlds Skinniest Latte Shop is also known as Tight Squeeze. Owned by 6th generation islander Virginia Nash, she has taken the heart and soul of the San Juans and roasted it into each and every small batch. FRESH JUICES AVAILABLE TOO!
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
Fresh American with a flare, full bar, great place to watch football and baseball games and right next to the movie theatre. Lunch / Dinner
Call (360) 378-4434, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
You don't have to be a golfer or play tennis to enjoy a delicious meal at San Juan Golf and Tennis Club. The Greenside Grill's talented chef serves up comfort classics like homemade soups, chili, and sandwiches as well as one of the tastiest burgers on the island.
Call 360-378-5158, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
The Place offers you an exceptional San Juan Island dining experience. The restaurant sits over the water with a view of the harbor. The ambience is comfortable, artistic and romantic, surrounded by views of the water and fine local art. Our food is fresh Northwest; classic but innovative using local farms for our organic produce, seafood from sustainable fisheries, meat and lamb that are naturally raised, locally roasted coffee and Island wines. Our menu is seasonal with an emphasis on local and regional fish and shellfish in the spring, summer and fall. We bake our own bread fresh daily and prepare all of our sauces, soups, desserts and other specialties in house.
Locally owned and operated for over 15 years, Mi Casita has proven to be a favorite dining spot for locals and visitors alike. Now in a new and improved location at The Best Western Suites, Mi Casita has only gotten bigger and better! Expanded dining room seating, full bar, patio seating, and a private dining room are just a few of the changes we are excited to share with you! We do not take reservations so stop in anytime between 4-8:30pm Monday through Saturday for one of our famous margaritas or a humongous house burrito!
Cynthia's, a breakfast and lunch restaurant offering a choice of relaxed dining service as well as a take-out Espresso Deli area. The restaurant seats 30 indoors with outdoor seating in the warmer months. Come in & enjoy Skillet Baked Eggs, Dutch Babies, Swedish Pancakes, Tofu Scramble, Cinnamon Custard French Toast, Sausage Rolls, Panini's, fresh made soup & many other items. The Espresso/Take out area offers a full espresso bar, smoothies, juices & a variety of savory and sweet items perfect for a picnic or taking on the ferry. Don't miss our fresh baked pies Picnic? Let Cynthia's put together a picnic to go for your visit to the local parks, whale watch or boat excursion.
Call 360-317-7178, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
Only the finest premium ingredients are used in his pizza creations from the authentic classics to the new and fun ones for the more adventurous palette. Van Go's creates a warm atmosphere where you can feel at home, a perfect place to have fun with your family and friends and eat what everyone loves . . . . PIZZA ! In addition we offer Chef Daniel's variety of fresh salads, homemade desserts and ice cream.
The Harrison House Suites is perfectly suited to groups traveling together. The Inn, along with our neighbor property the Tucker House Inn, can accommodate upwards of 70 guests. Let us know the configuration of your party and we can help choose the perfect accommodations for your group.
Welcome to San Juan Island Cheese. We are your local cheese counter and wine bar with a light menu. We showcase artisan cheeses, beers and wines from the Pacific Northwest and beyond. We also offer unique specialty and local food items. We have an ideal location across from the Brickworks Farmer's Market, and within walking distance of the San Juan Ferry. Come and enjoy a glass of wine or beer in our outdoor patio oasis with friends and family. Choose from our light menu of delicious paninis, salads and beautiful cheese boards. Explore and take home amazing cheeses custom cut and wrapped for your enjoyment at home or on your boat.
Call 360-370-5115, San Juan Island
Famous for the doughnuts we make in-house each morning, you'll find our take on the traditional American caf&eaute; offers a wide variety of classic entres and sides. The Lime Kiln Café serves breakfast in the morning and lunch in the afternoon, making it a perfect place for families to dine out anytime of the day with a more casual, counter-style service. Located next to the Roche Harbor Marina.
Burgers, fish and chips, bar food Very Local. Wednesdays are Karaoke night. Hear the locals that think they can sing.
Vinny's Ristorante is a casual, elegant restaurant offering gourmet Pacific Northwest seafood and steak along with Italian specialties. All of our food is prepared with only the freshest ingredients by our chefs. Our menu features crisp salads, fresh seafood, steak, chicken and so much more. We have the right wine or cocktail to make your meal unforgettable. Come visit our Restaurant today for a savory dining experience. Please note that our menu changes monthly. Check back regularly to see what seasonal items we are featuring!
Friday's Crabhouse, a casual outdoor seafood bar and grill overlooking the harbor, directly across from Friday Harbor’s ferry landing, is the favorite Seafood Lovers' restaurant in all the San Juan Islands. Friday's Crabhouse offers an ocean of mouth-watering dishes. Dine on one of our three open-air decks while enjoying one of the best views of the harbor, or if preferred, inside seating is available. There is a full bar with many of the island's specialty drinks and delicious appetizers.
Call 360-378-8801, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
We offer gourmet, artisan Sushi using mostly local, organic, and sustainably harvested ingredients. A unique and delicious taste of the San Juan Islands. We offer services as a Private Chef and teach Sushi Classes You can also find us at the San Juan Island Saturday Farmer's Market.
A place of distinctive rustic fare and well crafted libation... Friday Harbor's Most-Loved Public House. Great views of the harbor and convenient access to the ferry landing and the port, specializing in distinctive rustic fare and well-crafted libations. We pride ourselves on highlighting local, sustainable and delicious food grown by our friends the farmers.
Call 360-298-0760, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
Friday Harbor's Freshest Seafood & Sushi Restaurant & Bar, Live Music Late Night Happy Hour Open til 11 Friday and Saturday nights!
Located on the edge of the lovely Roche Harbor Marina, what better way to spend a summer afternoon than relaxing in this over-the-water restaurant dining on coastal-casual cuisine and sipping flavorful cocktails? The deck sits over harbor, offering diners the only sunset view over water on the island. Fresh salads, creative grill sandwiches and famous BBQ ribs are menu favorites.
Blue Water Bistro
At Blue Water Bar & Grill, we strive to produce quality food at affordable prices with an emphasis on enthusiastic service with a fun atmosphere. Whether you want to have a leisurely Sunday brunch with the family, or grab a burger to go for the boat, your experience will be consistent, prompt, and always with a cheerful smile.
Call 360-378-2245, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
Duck Soup Inn is a rustic island restaurant serving local, foraged Northwest cuisine in a small cabin in the woods. We seek to offer a sense of place by showcasing the bounty of our islands and the Northwest including foraged goods, island farm produce,local art, wine, pottery, and handcrafted furniture. Since 1975 Duck Soup Inn has offered adventures in island dining through delicious, lovingly prepared meals, delightful wines, and creative cocktails. We also offer catering for your next event!
Call 360-378-4878, San Juan Island
We provide custom catered solutions for business functions, family gatherings, school events, and all sorts of other events. Please call today (360-378-1934) for catering information! We will create a customized menu for your special event depending on the number of adults and children and the type of event.
Call 360-378-1934, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
If you had lived in ancient China in the imperial city of Peking and were fortunate enough to attend a banquet honoring the Emperor, you would have experienced the very same delicacies you can experience today at the China Pearl. We are different! We offer unique gourmet dishes never before experienced by most Americans, using the most exotic ingredients. We also have traditional fare that will make even the most discriminating Chinese Native happy.
Call 360-378-5254, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
Breakfast and lunch 1950's style diner known for their fish and chips. Indoor and outdoor seating with view of the harbor and ferry line.
Call (360) 378-3474, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
Backdoor Kitchen serves high-quality international food and drink in a unique and tranquil atmosphere. Supporting local farms whenever possible, we use only the freshest ingredients and prepare all our dishes from scratch. Join us soon for dinner or just drinks in our cozy bar, dining room or heated patio. While only two blocks from the ferry landing, we're a little hard to find, but well worth the trouble. Just ask a local!
Call 360-378-9540, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
One of the most intricately decorated Victorian homes in Friday Harbor, this majestic building overlooking the ferry terminal was built for the manager of the Friday Harbor Packing Company, and is the last physical reminder of the once great salmon cannery that stood on the harbor. The Doctor's Office Cafe serves up espresso, ice cream, pastries and lunch.