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Oyster Bar on Chuckanut Drive

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2578 Chuckanut Dr, Bow, WA 98232-8567
+1 360-766-6185
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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2578 Chuckanut Dr, Bow, WA 98232-8567
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m jaded and travel a lot. The food here is exquisite. Don’t miss out if you have a chance. Time dinner with sunset and get there 30 minutes early. Have oysters with a drink and eat epic seafood. Can’t tell you about the meat. Presentation...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place and have stopped here many times over the years. The dining room is set up so that everyone has a great view of the water and the mountains although I prefer the corner seats down on the lower floor for the...More

Thank flttestbroad
Reviewed January 21, 2018

The view over the bay is calming and panoramic but, surprisingly, the food almost matches the vista. Consider, however, how far the ingredients, except for the yummy oysters and some fish, have to travel over the magnificently scenic but demanding Chuckanut drive, and you will...More

Thank 4masei5
Reviewed December 29, 2017

Excellent food, in a beautiful setting, served by warm, welcoming people... what more do you want...

Reviewed December 27, 2017

Have stopped here a couple of times while out riding motorcycle (great road for riding) Food excellent, service amazing Seafood stew is phenomenal but so was everything else tried Love the no cell phone policy

Thank Kim J
Reviewed December 26, 2017

We have stopped here many times over the years probably 10 + times, and to date, never had a bad mean, or experience. The wait staff are very knowledgeable, and attentive. The presentation of the food, quite pleasant, and the food itself, always tasty, cooked...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Despite the weather being wet and miserable we enjoyed our lunch at the Oyster Bar. Fabulous views over Samish Bay even if the rain did its best to obscure it! The halibut and chips where wonderful. Good tasty oysters that were so fresh, they had...More

Reviewed December 10, 2017

We couldn't make a reservation during summer time, but we were able to drop in on December 8th. To be short, I would say that views from restaurant are very nice, but not for everyone. In my opinion, the back booths have more advantages, because...More

Thank Artemon1
Reviewed December 9, 2017

stopped in for a light lunch. great view and the food tasted wonderful. Little pricy for lunch (Apps were $18 each) but a great romantic location. Probably best for an evening for two.

Thank Nick H
Reviewed November 8, 2017

It was a beautiful clear day in the North West between two cold fronts. Decided to take a drive and visit a place where we received a gift certificate for. It was a bit of a drive and the road is not the best certainly...More

Thank Thomas M
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September 17, 2017|
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Response from emersonreturn | Reviewed this property |
from my experience the wait staff are beyond expert, most of whom i shouldn't be surprised to learn are parents, so i shouldn't be surprised to learn they know exactly how to deal with infants (adult or otherwise) in a way... More
July 25, 2015|
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Response from Elise W | Reviewed this property |
It's a fancy restaurant but I felt comfortable going in a mountain hardware skort, with a plan flannel shirt. My mom wasn't too happy she was in hiking clothes but they don't make you feel bad being casual. The area is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2578 Chuckanut Dr, Bow, WA 98232-8567
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bow
  • Phone Number: +1 360-766-6185
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