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Dad's Diner

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) #7 of 67 Restaurants in Anacortes $$ - $$$ American,
9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
+1 360-899-5269
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Small restaurant with nice deco. We were lucky that we were there early. The place is packed after 9:30AM on Saturday morning. Serving brunch on the menu. Great homemade food and ambiance.

Thank travellerjalanjalan
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great surprise, unusual twist to common meals, making this a great experience. Waiter was outgoing and fun, plus offer great service. Will be back!!!

Thank David_Praha
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went here for lunch and the food was very good. However the service was terrible. There was only one waitress and while she was friendly, she was managing way too many tables. We waited 10 mins before being asked if we wanted waters, waited...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food ~delightful atmosphere. We had breakfast and loved the whole experience! Sweet place. Make sure to go hungry- food is ample! I loved all the pictures of Dads on the wall- just heartfelt scenes of dads around the world.

Thank Travelfeet2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fun little place w/great food. Service is quick and friendly. Any down time is filled w/all the photos of Dads from over the years. Our 8y.o. granddaughter ordered 'one buttermilk pancake' and we were amazed with what came to the table-a monster sized cake...More

Thank Kalo53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Picked this place for lunch, even though there was a bit of a wait, and we weren't disappointed. The ever changing and fresh menu is scrawled on a blackboard. My wife had a veggie hash that she still talks about a year later. Despite the...More

Thank TheSpeis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I want to write a better review....the place is fun, eye-catching, and hip. Service is good...but the breakfasts we had were merely average. Good potatoes but the eggs were so bland and the sausage patty was dry, dry, dry. My wife hash was a collision...More

Thank gerronimo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in to try Dad's Diner and were pleasantly surprised. The salads were huge and delicious with yummy cloves caramelized garlic. The Pulled Pork was outstanding and the wedge fries were terrific.

Thank djcc70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful breakfast menu (no actual card menus and you have to read the daily updated chalkboard) and service. Highly recommend the Dad's Breakfast (with Hash Browns with Corned Beef) or with the Fried Oysters. Skip the toast and go straight for the incredibly delicious biscuit...More

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Eat here every time we are in town to get on our boat moored here in Anacortes. Feels like your sitting down at a family table. Friendliest place to eat and great food. Can't beat that!

Thank jkjkbettis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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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