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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (33 reviews)
“sorbet” (11 reviews)
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2578 Chuckanut Dr, Bow, WA 98232-8567
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Reviewed yesterday

We were celebrating a birthday and decided to make the trip back to this beautiful spot for lunch! I'm not sure if their has been a change in ownership but we were so surprised! there were 4 of us and we ordered the baked oysters...More

Thank marleebc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We treated ourself to this place when driving down the scenic route on our way to Vancouver and we were so happy we did! Really got to experience the freshness, wildness of the seafood that was offered here! Especially the oysters! It was my partner's...More

Thank Suria S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I noticed The Oyster Bar while driving by and had to turn around to check it out. Crabcakes and wine on the deck with the spectacular view was a great choice. The owner came out to greet me and the service was excellent. I really...More

Thank Travelbug6042016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a starter, we ordered the Kumamoto, our favorite. We were not disappointed. They were wonderful, briny perfection. I decided on the king crab salad and the mussels for my entree. It was all wonderful and delicious! I wish I'd had room to try one...More

Thank greengirl68
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Stopped on the way home from Bellingham airport for lunch and found a gem that we didn't know was so close by. Wine, beer, food, and service (John) were super and the cheesecake dessert was the absolute ultimate treat! Will certainly return soon for a...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We spent a lovely couple of days hiking off Chuckanut Drive. After the Fragrance Lake trail, we headed to the Oyster Bar to try to find the best oysters. ;) I was worried about it being open because as we drove by, I saw the...More

Thank gerbera222
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We visited the Oyster Bar on Chuckanut Drive for an anniversary lunch. My wife had eaten there some thirty years ago and she wanted to see if the quality is still the same. Wow. What beautifully prepared seafood ranging from the gravlax-cured salmon appetizer to...More

Thank jwcohenwa
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Few places equal the setting of the Oyster Bar on Chuckanut Drive with every table having a gorgeous view of the bay and our lunch was equal to the setting. We both had the same lunch special - a smoked halibut salad, a cup of...More

1  Thank Eestigirl
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a dinner her last night to celebrate a significant birthday. It was throughly enjoyable. We say in the lower dining room which is accessed from the main flor by a tight circular staircase, reminder us of our first apartment. There...More

2  Thank Peter W
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

After splitting an appetizer of oysters we both enjoyed crab cakes. The appetizer was good but I thought that the topping was too flavorful; I had trouble tasting the oysters. My wife liked them just the way they were. We both loved the crab cakes!...More

1  Thank Dennis D
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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

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  • 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, Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
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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