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“A small Gem in Bellingham” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Temple Bar

Temple Bar
306 W Champion St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4327
360-676-8660
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Ranked #62 of 388 restaurants in Bellingham
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
Seattle, Washington
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“A small Gem in Bellingham”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Both of us wanted a very light dinner - and stumbled upon this little gem. For under $25 we were able to have two glasses of wine, and dinner! They offer $10 for a bottle of wine and cheese platter during their happy hour; but we opted for a Prawn Salad and a Panino. Both were incredibly delicious. The decor was, umm, different. High ceilings, pink; but very relaxed. People that worked there were upbeat and extremely helpful.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Kirkland, WA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Great spot”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We were in the mood for a very light dinner. Perfect spot. I had the prawn salad and it was delicious - offered on butter lettuce with their own mix of finely chopped cucumbers, onions, avocados and a little bit of chili peppers. Since we got there early, if we wanted to, we could have slit a whole bottle of wine and cheese tray for just $10. My husband had a panino that was out of this world. Just enough; under $25 total for 2 glasses of wine and dinner!!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Bellingham, Washington, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Delicio!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Great food, healthy options, amazing espresso, and awesome atmosphere. Keep up the good work! Bands - music play on weekends and waitress/waitors have personal StYle.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Victoria, BC
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
“What a deal!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

On an overnight stay to Bellingham my wife and I strolled through downtown Bellingham and stumbled into this place. We fell in love with the price and quality of their drinks. We each had a beer and a glass of wine with a cheese plate for under 30 dollars. The ambiance was business casual, with good music and a lot of cool places to sit. A great view of the street and town with huge windows allowing a lot of light in. Although we didn't stay for dinner, the menu looked great with tapas specials and interesting desserts. We will definitely be stopping by here again the next time in town to listen to some of the live music!

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Washington, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“End of the Year”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

A wonderful place to enjoy wine with cheeses, meats, and some fine good fare. Happy hour, especially the late happy hour, brings some nice specials. It was the perfect place to debrief after watching Lincoln with good wine, good food and a scrumptous dessert.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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