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Beach Store Cafe

2200 N Nugent Rd, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8659
360-758-2233
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Des Moines, Iowa
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

With its outdoor patio overlooking the bay, this little grill is a real find on a rather isolated but charming island. Although it is owned by the folks who own the VERY expensive Willows on the island, this place is moderately price. Excellent fish and chips, very tasty roasted red potatoes, scrumptious wood stone roasted cauliflower and broccoli, and "to... More

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Medina, Washington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Great food in a casual setting on Lummi Island. Perfect for a quiet dinner or lunch. Good serve, local ingredients and full of local people enjoying their meal.

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Lummi Island, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

While Lummi Island has a restaurant with a chef who was named by a New York Times restaurant reviewer as one of the 10 best in the world, the Beach Store Cafe, which is owned by The Willows which is where the top chef displays his cooking skills. For people of moderate means, I'll take the Beach Store Cafe. It... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stopped her for lunch on an impromptu trip to see what Lummi Island was all about. We were very pleasantly surprised by this place. We didn't realize until we saw our credit card bill that this place is owned by the very well know Willows Inn with its renowned Taproot Restaurant. That explains the quality of the food and... More

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Alexandria, Virginia, Usa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Good experience dining here with family. Food was good and location was awesome. Service isn't bad. I would recommend this place if you can't make it to Willows inn.

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Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

As the only eatery on Lummi Island other than the super-high-end Willows Inn, Beach Store Cafe fills a void and does it well. We didn't have high expectations, but this cute, family-friendly restaurant surprised us by serving up delicious pizza (we had the potato-herb-egg) and generous and delicious salads. Yum.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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261 reviews 261 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

Well we are visiting a small island to visit a James Beard award winner and this is his second restaurant and the only restaurant open when Willows Inn is closed. A community with only one affordable restaurant and the only one open for lunch and dinner when its famed cousin is closed, one would think this would be packed and... More

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Lummi Island, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

My breakfast (eggs, bacon & spuds) was great and a good value at $10, BUT my husband's breakfast, also $10.....not so much. He is a pancake freak and got the Blueberry pancake w/ Maple Syrup. What he got was one plate sized pancake w/ very few blueberries and faux maple syrup. That was the kicker - for $10 he expected... More

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Woodside, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Our stay at Willows Inn allowed us breakfast at the Beach Store Cafe. Unfortunately it doesn't open until 8:30 and we wanted to get as early a ferry off the island as we could because we had to get to Portland that afternoon. We had the polenta with poached eggs and proscuitto. It held us the entire day. The eggs... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Here we are again. A cool frascati after a hard day fishing. Well watching them fish really. This is a lovely spot. The staff are always friendly. One of the many good things about the USA is that whatever you order, however small, they make you feel valued. We ordered three drinks, a small salad and garlic bread. Immediately three... More

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