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Downrigger's Restaurant

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115 E Railroad Ave, Ste 207, Port Angeles, WA 98362-2925
360-452-2700
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 20
    Excellent
  • 64
    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great view Noisy atmosphere

We went to this restaurant twice in a one week period. First to check out the menu etc. Second for a celebration dinner. The choice was made based on the good seafood and the marine view. The first night, just my husband and myself and we thought the noise level was an exception rather than the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Forks, Washington
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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English first
Gallup, New Mexico
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW via mobile

The view was the only thing good about the restaurant. I ordered Fish and chips only had two small pieces of fish which was mostly breading with little or no taste, my wife ordered clam chowder that looked like it had been setting out all day she was not pleased. Menu was over priced for what you got. Not at... More 

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North Bend, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This place was so good we went back twice! The wait staff was very friendly and was very eager to make sure our visit was special.The menu had a variety of food but I recommend the CRAB!

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Forks, Washington
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We went to this restaurant twice in a one week period. First to check out the menu etc. Second for a celebration dinner. The choice was made based on the good seafood and the marine view. The first night, just my husband and myself and we thought the noise level was an exception rather than the rule. We were wrong.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Probably the worst Fish. & Chips I have eaten. $27.00 for Halibut & Chips? I don't think so. I ordered the Cod & Chips for $13.00. It was covered in mystery bread crumbs, likely precooked & microwaved, or just deep fried again. Am I wrong in assuming fish '& chips means a battered fish??? It really was disgusting!!!! I won... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

While my husband, myself, and father-in-law were in town we stopped here for dinner. My father-in-law want a fan of the fish and chips but I loved the salmon burger and yummy treats. Little pricey but to be expected so close to the water.

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Seabeck, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I've eaten here many times and every time it's been great. Really good clam strips, excellent service, and a great wine selection along a view of the straits.

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Canada
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Halibut and chips awful. Cod worse. Turkey club sandwich ok. One burger was a hit, that's all. Halibut was a soggy, over battered, under cooked mess. To charge $27 for it is highway robbery! Cod was from a box, pre-formed and panko battered. Yuck. Burger was the only bright side. It's hard to say though as this particular customer is... More 

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Washington
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We stopped here for lunch. This was the first time we had eaten here. It was seat yourself so we sat next to the window and enjoyed the view. The server was quick but he was not much of a conversationalist. The service was quick and the restaurant was clean. The food arrived quickly. I had the Downrigger burger and... More 

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Port Angeles, Washington
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I've eaten here several times. Large place, plenty of great views, ample seating. Food is pretty good, but not excellent. Portions are middle of the road, so a bit pricey for what you're getting. Great for lunch and watching the water views.

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Okinawa-shi, Okinawa, Japan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My brother and I were in from out of town and remembered eating here before a few years ago. The food was good before so why not? The food was still excellent. I had the salmon with asparagus and brother had the fried shrimp. We were both pleased with our dinner and the view over the water is wonderful. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 115 E Railroad Ave, Ste 207, Port Angeles, WA 98362-2925
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Angeles
  • Phone Number: 360-452-2700

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?