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325 Prune Alley, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245
+1 360-376-3984
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: We are Orcas Islands Premiere spot for breakfast and lunch. Staring Jan...
We are Orcas Islands Premiere spot for breakfast and lunch. Staring Jan 20th please join us for dinner as well Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 5:30pm-8pm...
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 98
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Salmon omelets a must

The review title says it all; if you go Eastsound you need to stop at Island Skillet and get a salmon omelet. It is delicious! We enjoyed it so much we went twice on this vacation and ate the same thing! Highly recommend to those traveling to this area. The staff recommended Island Hopping Brewery... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
Susie R
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Seattle, Washington
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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172 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The review title says it all; if you go Eastsound you need to stop at Island Skillet and get a salmon omelet. It is delicious! We enjoyed it so much we went twice on this vacation and ate the same thing! Highly recommend to those traveling to this area. The staff recommended Island Hopping Brewery and climbing Mt. Constitution. Go... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Pricey but pretty good. I had the two eggs and toast. They offer homefires, they were excellent. Omelet is the best value

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Seattle, Washington
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

As a tourist, eating in Eastbound can be expensive. This place, however, is affordable and tasty. We stopped by for breakfast, and were pleasantly surprised. The food was just as good, if not better, than other local eateries. The place is casual and clean, and the staff is friendly and accommodating. Good selection and generous portions. Delicious!

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a wonderful, casual cafe in the heart of downtown Eastsound. The servers are kind and the food is delicious. The best breakfast on Orcas Island. My favorites are the eggs with skillet potatoes with lots of hot sauce. They offer a whole cupboard full of different hot sauces to choose from. Very family and budget friendly, too.

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Buckley, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

The service was EXCELLENT. We split a breakfast and they were very accommodating. Our breakfast arrived hot and delicious...as well as servers always keeping our coffee HOT and FULL. Go there....you won't be sorry.

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Kennewick, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Good eatery for all :-) if it is a tourist season expect to wait or get there early. I am a carnivore so I was hoping for more meat options with my eggs but the vegy omelet was great too :-)

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Great breakfast and lunches, really like the breakfast burrito, sometimes we would eat half and take the rest back to our cabin for later. There mac & cheese and sandwiches are a great warm comfort food when it is a little chilly and rainy outside

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new westminster bc
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Came here for breakfast and had the black forest eggs Benny. The helpings are huge and I wasn't able to finish it. It was good tho and I would return

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

It took me 5 months to finally get around to eating at Island Skillet, and now I can only think about all the time that I have wasted not eating there. The service is great with a friendly staff, the prices are very reasonable, the menu options were all intriguing, and most importantly, the food was delicious. This is a... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Could not finish half of my breakfast. Bacon was under cooked, hash browns way over cooked and the toast was burnt on one side and totally saturated with butter on the other. When I bit into the toast the butter literally ran down my chin lol. When we commented to the waitress she said "well this is a diner you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 325 Prune Alley, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-3984

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

We are Orcas Islands Premiere spot for breakfast and lunch. Staring Jan 20th please join us for dinner as well Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 5:30pm-8pm...

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