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405 S Main St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239-3537
360-678-6616
Today
6:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 2:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Don't have to go here again.

Stopped here on a Saturday afternoon after getting off the ferry. We were disappointed in the food here. The place is quaint looking and has wonderful wooden high backed chairs. I ordered the clam chowder and husband order a French Dip. First my clam chowder looked good, but had no taste... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
ravenlady
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Mount Vernon, Washington
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Mount Vernon, Washington
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Stopped here on a Saturday afternoon after getting off the ferry. We were disappointed in the food here. The place is quaint looking and has wonderful wooden high backed chairs. I ordered the clam chowder and husband order a French Dip. First my clam chowder looked good, but had no taste. Even salt and pepper could not bring it to... More 

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Love this place (we live nearby)--great food and service. Cafe/diner type setting. Fairly reasonable prices (virtually everything is kind of pricey in the area). Conveniently located (south end of town).

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Seattle, Washington
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84 reviews 84 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I thought it was just regular diner food, until I had the Eggs Benedict. I have never had any better Eggs Benedict in my life. I am very well traveled, eaten at some pretty high end restaurants in my lifetime. Trust me on this. They have all the regular items, but some specialty as well. The Cheese steak omelette rivals... More 

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Leavenworth WA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I've eaten there 4 times and consistently have had hearty, flavorful, food. The service has been good albeit a bit slow sometimes on coffee refills. The building is old but charming. The prices are standard. It has a nice local flavor. I keep returning because it has been satisfying on every occasion.

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Langley, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I love the good old fashion salsd bar which the Tyee has. The fish and chips are always a good choice!

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Bellingham, Washington
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place is often the only place open in town later at night (everything else seems to close by 10 pm). You shouldn't go there hungry, however, as there is minimal food and of low quality (e.g., microwave popcorn is one of few things on the menu). The drinks we had were good, though, and the prices very fair. There's... More 

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Orlando
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Family run restaurant, with good food. Stopped by for breakfast, service was good, and food in large quantities!!

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Whidbey Island, WA
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Eating at the Tyee really hit the spot after our bicycle and geo-caching ride on the Kettles Trail and and the Rhododendron Trail. The place provides a welcoming atmosphere, the food is good, the amounts served is good value, and my husband has neat memories of the original owner of the restaurant and motel.

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North Rim, AZ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Arriving late (8pm), we were advised to sit in the bar because the dining room was closing soon. We sat in the bar, a warm, very friendly place with local folks. We ordered the Fish & Chips. Yum! Very fresh and deliciously battered. The waitress was very attentive and friendly. Yes, we would go back. Good food and a touch... More 

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Kansas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Stayed for 6 nights at the motel and it was very clean! Walls are thin and was able to hear noises from other rooms but it was a cheap motel so not surprising and nothing that kept us awake at night. They did have satellite TV, beds were comfortable. I did have my infant with me, cribs are not provided... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 405 S Main St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239-3537
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Coupeville
  • Phone Number: 360-678-6616

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?