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Rocky Bay Cafe

225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
360-378-5051
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Ranked #13 of 53 Restaurants in Friday Harbor
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch

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English first
Friday Harbor, Washington
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

this is the sort of breakfast/lunch restaurant that is fun to go to on vacation. It has loads of local charm and the food is reasonably varied and pretty tasty. As with everything in Friday Harbor, it isn't exactly cheap, but there aren't a lot of alternatives.

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Montpelier, Vermont
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104 reviews 104 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
307 helpful votes 307 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Friday Harbor is trendy and tony and overpriced, with a bit limited range of places to eat. We looked around a bit and then decided to try this very ordinary looking restaurant for breakfast. The prices were reasonable, service was quick, and the egg-centric meal was just fine. I had eggs over easy, wheat toast, and hash browns. All good.... More 

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Roche Harbor, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Need I say more??? the food is awesome and the atmosphere is a delight the staff even when they are not cheerful try. There breakfast is always great. The owner is always out and about and if there is a mistake they always take care of you.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A good place for lunch or a late breakfast. They are pretty consistent. We avoid it when there is a line.

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Bellingham, Washington
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

we were there for an early breakfast - we got there as soon as it opened ( 6am ) and had pork chili Verde and eggs rancheros - best thing I think I have ever eaten - small friendly and very popular - get there later and the line goes out the door

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Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

we ate here twice while staying on san juan island. Great breakfast both times. Friendly staff, funky art and terrific breakfast. Place got pretty busy. Im guess its one of the only spots for a sit down breakfast.

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Lacey, Washington
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100 reviews 100 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

So this appeared to be one of the few restaurants in town that serve a substantial breakfast. On Sunday morning the place was packed with a line outside for awhile. We ate somewhere else instead. Monday morning was quiet, with mostly locals or so it seemed, and we slipped right in. I ordered the omelet special which had onions, peppers,... More 

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Woodland, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We ate lunch here. When I let the waitress know about my gluten free needs, she suggested the fish wrap, but change it over to corn tortillas. When it came, the fish was battered and fried. I couldn't eat it. They replaced it with grilled chicken, but I waited another 20 minutes for this. (Meanwhile my husband was done with... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

You may need to wait a little while but it's well worth it. You won't leave hungry afterwards and the price is right!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The staff was great and made our meal even more enjoyable. Our toddler loved the waitress and they have the coolest highchair that attached to the table. Never seen him more comfortable.

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Address: 225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
Phone Number: 360-378-5051
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor

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