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The Old Edison

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American, Fish & Chips, Seafood
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5829 Cains Court, Bow, WA 98232
360- 766-6626
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Rustic, Tavern setting in a sleepy country town

Wife and I ate lunce in this "off the highway" rustic tavern. Wonderful country / nostalgic atmosphere and decor. Specializes in craft beers, flavored vodkas, burgers and especeially fresh, local oysters from Blau's Oyster Company! Bartender and server was delightful and efficiant, (thank you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
steve w
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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  • Large groups
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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102 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Wife and I ate lunce in this "off the highway" rustic tavern. Wonderful country / nostalgic atmosphere and decor. Specializes in craft beers, flavored vodkas, burgers and especeially fresh, local oysters from Blau's Oyster Company! Bartender and server was delightful and efficiant, (thank you Mallery). The food came quickly, hot and medium priced. Dining in the sun is available in... More 

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south carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Came on a Sunday night for the live music and food. They have a dance floor too. Come early around 5:00 to get a seat and order dinner. Great seafood dishes at excellent prices. The oysters, clams and fish and chips were very good. Great music on Sundays. Service wasverygood. There is also outside dining if you need to be... More 

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Camano Island
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Hubby and I like to take afternoon rides on our motorcycles.. For late lunch early dinners, during our weekends. This bar is one of our favorite spots. It's clean, lots of seating, music isn't loud and obnoxious (then again we haven't been there during live band times-but I'm sure it's fine!;) .. The outside area is pretty small.. I do... More 

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kent, wa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We are in from out of town and met some local friends here. Good food. If the weather is nice take advantage of the "beer garden" out back

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Went to the OLD EDISON INN (according to the menu) following a day of seeing tulip fields and driving country roads near Padilla Bay with my girlfriend. Pulled into town of Edison and saw a lot of cars parked in front of the restaurant, Was in mood for seafood and saw oysters and seafood advertised on signs outside. When I... More 

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Bow, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Have eaten here a number of times and have not been disappointed. The fried oyster (local) dinner is yum. It can be busy, especially on nights they have live music. That can affect service times, but I've never felt ignored. Music nights usually bring lots of local folk who tend to be lively but cordial.

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Camano Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The sleepy little town of Edison, WA lies near the edge of the Puget Sound, between Burlington and Bellingham. One claim to fame is that it is the hometown of legendary news anchor Edward R. Murrow. You have to go out of the way to get there, but if you do, you won't be disappointed. And while there, your trip... More 

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Burlington, Washington
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The Edison Inn is the best food in the area. Don't let the ugly exterior discourage you, the food is not typical bar food. I've been here several times in the last few months and I'm careful not to stop when it's too crowded. The service is good, the chef takes time to prepare your food fresh and the flavors... More 

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Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We stopped for lunch and they were not serving oysters at that time. I had the Reuben and it was delicious. My wife had a burger and the bun was burnt. The burger was over cooked. Service was good and was a great place to watch the Seahawks play.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

While visiting my brother in Bow, we decided to try the Edison Inn. We had noticed that there were always lots of cars there...day and night. We didn't know what to expect since Bow is a very small town with not many options. The crowd was a mixture of ages, most locals. It was lively and fun to be a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5829 Cains Court, Bow, WA 98232
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bow
  • Phone Number: 360- 766-6626

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Fish & Chips, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?