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Dad's Diner

9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
+1 360-899-5269
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (30 reviews)
“hash” (33 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was packed when we arrived, but we were seated within 5min's. We were greeted by a lovely waitress, and then I believe it was the owner who served us. Both incredibly friendly, the owner informed us that the meats are made in house. I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank islandjenn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit for a family breakfast before heading to the San Juan’s for a mini vacation. Food was good — service excellent. One of our party had a pancake bigger than the plate. We enjoyed the eggs/bacon/plate. A single serving was enough for two...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank haleyheart
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stop here on our way to go shopping on the mainland, and the breakfast is terrific! Every thing is hyper-local or made in-house. My favorite breakfast is always the plate-sized pancake with a side of the homemade bacon. Freaking delicious! The folks at Dad’s...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank islandjavaguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I try to branch out but I end up with the same thing- Franco French Toast. Two egg dipped grilled pieces of Texas toast with two eggs any style. What makes it great is the stuffed smoked bacon wrapped jalapeños on top. There’s a drizzle...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jalillahsue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you find yourself in Anacortes for Breakfast, Dads Diner is the place to go. From the menu on the wall to the attentive staff, and most of all the local sourced ingredients for your sustainable choices of nourishment. I love the French Toast with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dandreassen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We initially picked lunch here as many of the places on Sunday's are closed in the afternoon and it has received good reviews. It is a very cute diner- decorated with lots of personality. The menu is only on the chalkboard. The servers are attentive...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank regr8ta
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Just stopped in for a solo breakfast since my friend was in the hospital. Enjoyed a wonderful full breakfast of locally sourced bacon, eggs, fresh homemade biscuit, jam, and homemade potato hash browns washed down with endless coffee refills. The staff was friendly and welcoming....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cherylbD608WR
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Dad's Diner is a great place for breakfast. This place has everything you'd want in a diner, but a lot more. The space is a cool spot on the main street in Anacortes. The menu has a wide variety of excellent hand made food, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rrrast
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Dad's is a must visit when you come to Anacortes. All the meats are Applewood smoked and prepared in house or at the trailer on the corner of 22nd and Commercial. Breakfast: The Brisket Hash, Savory French Toast with Jalapeno's are a must have. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Warren N
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Tried this restaurant after having several friends recommend it. It's not a huge place so there can be a wait on busy days. We went there for a hearty breakfast after doing an hike at the Anacortes' Washington Park. Menu is on a chalkboard on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hqvtraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-899-5269
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