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Alder Wood Bistro

139 West Alder Street, Sequim, WA 98382
360 683-4321
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Ranked #2 of 78 Restaurants in Sequim
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Hours:
Tue - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Pizza, Seafood, Organic
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Sequim Avenue
Description: Online reservations must be made one day in advance. At the Alder Wood Bistro, we feel that it is imperative to use the highest quality ingredients and to support local producers who practice sustainable and organic methods. ‘A meal is only as good as its ingredients’. We use the finest local, organic, and sustainably produced ingredients. All fruits, nuts, vegetables, grains and flours are organic and sourced as locally as possible. Our meats and poultry are antibiotic and hormone free. We only serve sustainably-harvested seafood. Come taste the bounty of the Olympic Peninsula!
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English first
Sequim, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very good dishes, most of the vegetable are from local farms in the area. Memu of Organic and gluten free plates are also GMO free.

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Virginia City, Montana
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Nice array of wines and appetizers - our meals were excellent, too. However, recommend noise dampening materials on ceiling or installing cozy booths to reduce cacophony of voices, glasses and dinnerware bouncing off the surfaces.

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Fortaleza, CE
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360 reviews 360 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
248 helpful votes 248 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Ate there alone early on a Friday evening. Managed to get a table right away. The local grilled black cod on a cedar plank was good, but not great (maybe another dish would have excelled). Server gave good recommendations on IPA beers. Note that the restaurant, on a quiet street, is small and can fill up quickly. Parking is limited... More 

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Sequim, Washington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Gabe & crew continue to raise the bar on 5-star dining in a comfortable, welcoming, unpretentious setting. Hats off to the focus on local ingredients and the creativity we see with each visit. I don't have a favorite because it all has been so good--from the mussel app when in season, the planked salmon and the tasty wood fired pizzas!... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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377 reviews 377 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We were looking for a nice meal in town and this place was superb! Easy to find with plenty of parking. Inspired: the general vibe - a great feel when you walked in Service: Danielle was exceptional Atmosphere: relaxed Food: Polenta lasagna fantastic Return: indeed Discovered: via our B&B

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Sequim, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Several local friends have said this is their favorite restaurant, so when friends from out of town came for a visit, we took them here. They felt the food and atmosphere were okay but my husband and I were very disappointed in the lack of variety in menu choices and in the the noisiness of the place. The outside seating... More 

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Issaquah, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

While Alder Wood Bistro may be one of the best rated restaurants in Sequim, when I compare it to other restaurants in this caliber and price range it has some good elements but fell a bit short on our expectations on both the flavor of the food and the value. The chef does try to add some unique elements and... More 

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Camano Island, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Enjoyed the chef's nightly specials immensely! Wonderful, casual, warm atmosphere & attentive service. Highly recommended!

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Sequim, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Chef Gabe takes me and others on a gastronomical tour each and every time we dine with him and his wife Jessica. There staff is amazing and their compliments of wines and other pairings with his food is phenomenal..Thanks Gabe and Jessica Bill Humphrey

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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120 reviews 120 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We were out on Art Walk (1st Friday) and were told about Alder Wood Bistro. We were there at 5PM and it was very busy. They quickly seated us. My wife and I shared a pizza and I had a cup of soup. Awesome meal!!

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Additional Information about Alder Wood Bistro

Address: 139 West Alder Street, Sequim, WA 98382
Phone Number: 360 683-4321
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Sequim
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American, Pizza, Seafood, Organic

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