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Front Street Grill

20 NW Front St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA
360-682-2551
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Ranked #6 of 22 restaurants in Coupeville
Price range: $10 - $29
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Alexander Street
Description: Front Street Grill is located on the waterside of Front Street in Coupeville Washington. We have spectacular views of Mt Baker and the Historic Coupeville Wharf.
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English first
kansas city north
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Met a couple who recommended this place as a suggestion for lunch while exploring Whidbey Island. We had the fish and chips. Husband had it as ordered with slaw and fries. I subbed the two sides for fresh vegetables and garlic mashed potatoes. EVERYTHING was top notch! The fish is some of the best we have ever eaten. There was... More

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Hope
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Very good meal here with excellent service from Jesse. I had the spicy seafood pasta with prawns, cod, mussels, clams... different sauce with coconut milk. Dan had the Penn Cove mussels with white wine, garlic, tomatoes. He cleaned the bowl with the extra buns Jesse brought us The mussels are farmed right there in Coupeville and they were the best... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Very much enjoyed both the ambiance of the place as well as the food. Our server was very efficient and friendly.

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Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Rustic style, bar restaurant with limited menu. It offers local cove mussels in many styles ($11 happy hour). Crabcakes, lettuce wraps with grain pilaf & chicken $8 happy hour (til 5) or $10 regular (as hors d'oeuvres). No matter what we ordered, it was spicy. Mediocre service when we were there.

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Minneapolis
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Good food - great view - great location. We visited Coupeville for a vacation and this was one of the good restaurants we ate at. Recommend it.

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Omaha
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We arrived for lunch looking forward to their Penn Cove mussels and were not disappointed. They offer many different sauces and brothers for their steamed local mussels and we all tried a different one and shared. All were excellent! We visited over the Fourth of July week and the restaurant was full, but did not seem crowded. We had a... More

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Mountain View
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

A great place for mussels, nice atmosphere, and great Mussels. went for the cioppino, the seafood cooked perfectly, and the sauce with just a small kick.

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Redmond, WA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We wanted to try Penn Cove Mussels and after looking over the menus of Coupeville restaurants, Front Street Grill had the best selection of the mussel dinners (6 different sauces at the time of our visit!). We tried to book a reservation but they said the only thing we could do is call an hour in advance and they would... More

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Los Angeles, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This is a fun place with a great view of the harbor area. The mussels were excellent and other choices were good.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My wife and I had their steak filet, garlic mashed potatoes, and a cup of clam chowder. The chowder was adequate but I probably will not get it again. The potatoes almost had too much garlic for my taste but they were good. The steak was cooked properly, seasoned well, and was delicious. We tried their mixed berry crumble for... More

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