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Dad's Diner

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9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
+1 360-899-5269
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Three of us tried lunch at noon on a Wednesday. Very welcoming staff. Walls filled with local pictures. Food being prepared appeared large in portions and carefully prepped. All three of us ordered pastrami Reuben sandwiches. No pickle available. Side of about 5 steak fries....More

Thank Love2trvlalot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch for the first time at Dad's. I ordered the reuben. It as very tasty. The rest iof the family went with the bacon cheese burger. I understand the make the meat for the reuben and grind there burger meat as well. Beer...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great foods... very down home handmade. I could have fed three people with my plate. Friendly fast service and good food, comes really quickly, very friendly and local, cool huge menu on a blackboard. Local owners... nice atmosphere interesting conglomeration of stuff to look at!...More

Thank second2none
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

The in-house smoked sausage and ham made the biscuits and gravy special and unique. Great choice for breakfast!

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Travelled from the east coast for the pulled pork and it was absolutely worth it. Can get the Memphis or the North Carolina bbq sauce, can’t go wrong with either!

Thank oneilpeterj
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Home town local favorite for breakfast or lunch. They smoke all their own meats. There are no menus- just the hand written black board on the center wall. Hot Tip= take a photo of the menu on your phone and be seated. Favorites are the...More

Thank Nina L
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Everything about this place is warm and inviting! The people, the food, the drinks! All of it really supported a well rounded experience! The recommendations from the staff were spot on! Also, I asked for a mimosa and the follow up question was “do you...More

Thank Shelby G
Reviewed February 19, 2018

We were taken there by friends who have a place in Anacortes and all I gotta say is....thank you. It's a busy place alright and the menu is written on a large board on the wall so don't get the tables below it if your...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Killer breakfast. The owner comes to every table to make sure everything is perfect. Can't beat it! Went on the weekend and the line moved.

Thank 274gaylet
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Walked in on a Sunday morning. Busy but immediate acknowledged by front staff. Staff was amazing. Food was very good. Price is a little high for bacon & eggs $20. But the atmosphere is very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Donna D
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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
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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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