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Island Skillet

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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325 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5461
+1 360-376-3984
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Bellingham, Washington
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty to love about this homey place. There's nothing fancy about the decor. It was Valentine's Weekend and the place was hopping with mainlanders like us, Breakfast was delicious, and the friendly food server provided helpful suggestions about the Island and places we'd want to see on our short visit.

Thank educationdoc
Seattle, Washington
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80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought some friends out to Orcas Island to show them around. We all stopped into Island Skillet for breakfast. Never fails to please! I had the chorizo scramble, to die for! My wife had the mediterreanian skillet, simply fantastic. The coffee is roasted just for them and our friends took a bag of beans home with them. Cannot say... More 

Thank JosephJFuller
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The omelet I had here may have been the best omelet I have ever tasted in my life. We sat outside and enjoyed watching people go about their Saturday business in the little town of Eastsound. Delicious food, served quickly.

Thank 1ofdabest
Providence, RI
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Young, tall, dark haired male waiter was extremely rude not once but twice within first 3 minutes of walking in door. Walked out before he could say anything else to me and my mother. Completely unacceptable behavior. Asked to speak to a manager but did not have one on duty.

1 Thank sch3201
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cozy and comfortable local spot with good food. Servings are large. Excellent service. Family friendly atmosphere.

Thank Mary M
The Dalles, Oregon
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Referred by a local here for breakfast. Small place with big portions. Be patient! The food is made from scratch, per order and they are busy. Impressed with staff who were efficient and professional despite a long line at the door and a few grouch tourists. Not fast food, but the wait is worth it.

Thank Carri R
Eastsound, Washington
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Food is always great! Breakfast or lunch never disappointed.prices are the best on the island, and you never leave hungry.

Thank Randie J
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242 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

their hollandaise tasted homemade (so rare these days). their breakfast burrito was huge, filling, and delicious! they were very busy but flipped tables quickly. great service. highly recommend!

Thank Gabrandall
Puyallup, Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Winds were blowing 30 last Sunday. My friends and I needed a table for seven. The only table was to be 45 minutes . We bummed around town killing time and although the guy taking names was a bit snotty my girlfriend went back to let him know we had returned. He said the table wasn't ready yet. she looked... More 

Thank Smalldogsmatter
Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

During season, people are lined up at this popular eatery for breakfast and brunch. My omelet was gigantic and I was not able to finish it. It was delicious as were the breakfast potatoes that accompanied it. Our only issue was that the server was overwhelmed. Our coffees were not refilled promptly and we never received our promised glasses of... More 

Thank lindabenz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5461
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-3984
We are Orcas Islands Premiere spot for breakfast and lunch. Staring Jan 20th please join us for dinner as well Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 5:30pm-8pm...

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?