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26 Front St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239
360-678-4924
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food and location

Thus cafe is at the of a short pier. We had wanted to sit outside but it didn't look like there was outdoor seating. It was there....nice picnic tables overlooking the water. Food was very good and prices were excellent! Homemade clam chowder was delicious. Would definitely recommend.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
Robin F
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Fresno, California
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Fresno, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Thus cafe is at the of a short pier. We had wanted to sit outside but it didn't look like there was outdoor seating. It was there....nice picnic tables overlooking the water. Food was very good and prices were excellent! Homemade clam chowder was delicious. Would definitely recommend.

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We were getting cold and wanted something warm. We stopped here and got Thai-Style Chicken Curry. It was very good. What was really nice is that we wanted to share. They said OK. When we got the dish, they had actually given us two bowls and it looked like it wasn't just half an order but more. The view is... More 

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Edmond, OK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We walked the long pier in the very chilly wind to have dinner only to find it was not open. It was well within the hours of operation, but closed. So we took a few nice scenic photos and went elsewhere to eat. Too bad.

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LINCOLN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We were there with a group of 20 and we all had their mussels...they come with a huge chunk of French bread to dip in the buttery/wine/garlic/mussel juices. Everyone was very happy with the meal. They serve Vietnamese Pho and some Thai dishes besides the "American" seafood items.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Went for lunch on a summer day and enjoyed eating outside on the spatious deck. The restaurant is in the Coupeville Pier Building. Unique blend of Vietnamese and traditional American options on the menu. We ordered the Vietnamese Crepe and a Chicken Bahn Mi (subbed onion rings for the fries.)

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Ames, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We had great service and a fresh lunch of salmon and clam chowder at Kim's. Our friendly waitress gave good suggestions on places to see, such as Fort Casey State Park and Admiralty Head lighthouse

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Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We went here for lunch and im so glad we did. Its nothing fancy just a cute little place on the pier with both in door and out door seating. The muscles were amazing! My husband and the kids had Panini sandwiches and soup which they seemed to enjoy and I had pad thai (forgive my spelling)with prawns which was... More 

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Great little restaurant right on Coupeville pier. Reasonable prices and really good food. Large menu with a lot of Thai selections, but also plenty of other seafood and other choices. Friendly service.

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Port Ludlow, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The food was great, and the view was also. Too bad it is not open all year. I hope that visitors will visit in the summer months

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were lucky enough to snag a picnic table on the wharf in the sun. It was wonderful. Our order was taken immediately and drinks arived pronto. We began with an appetizer roll that was scrumptious. All of us ordered the fish and chips which were equally good. Friends, water view, sun and delicious food. A winning combination!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Front St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Coupeville
  • Phone Number: 360-678-4924

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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