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The Inn at Ship Bay

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326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
+1 360-376-5886
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (45 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (16 reviews)
“salad” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant has great views and outstanding food. You can eat inside or outside on the porch. The service is a little slow because the chef take's his time and has pride in his courses. Of course all the food is organic and comes from...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went with another couple, including a Vegan. Since everything is made from local food including what they grow themselves, they were pleased to provide what he needed. The noise level was low enough to talk without shouting. The dining area was light, and we...More

Thank olderfemaletraveler
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I hesitate writing reviews that aren’t good. Frankly i don’t do it often if at all. But i feel obligated to share my recent experience. This restaurant was highly recommended by several people as the best on the island. We are were all very excited...More

Thank TravelproGroup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the menu at the Inn is small, each items is well prepared. One can taste the care that goes into the preparation. However, if you go, I suggest outside seating, or porch seating. We were in the main dining room next to a very...More

Thank L3954DPmarieg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We eat at The Inn at Ship Bay every time we visit Orcas Island. The food is always expertly and deliciously prepared. The same was true during our recent visit. Our server was also top notch. There were two problems: 1. The portion size of...More

3  Thank wendy g
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Although this is a lovely spot, we were seated in a very loud dining room and received minimal attention from staff. We opted to go with the tasting menu, and it was a mistake. We saw lovely ample servings that were ordered off the regular...More

3  Thank gailfishman1
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We dined twice at The Inn at Ship's Bay's restaurant (while staying at the Inn for several days). The first night we chose from the al a carte menu and on the second occasion we chose the chef-owner's Tasting Menu. Almost all the ingredients used...More

1  Thank plkmtk
Reviewed June 30, 2018

You may not have a terrific view unless you sit on the deck, but the food and drinks are superb. Creative locally sourced menu and prepared with care. We will return.

Thank Betsy-6
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Sophisticated preparation in a delightful atmosphere. There is outside dining with a lovely view of the water if you so desire. or a cozy interior. The scallops pictured were particularly good. Locally sourced products used.

2  Thank Samoguy
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The view and cozy atmosphere was the reason for the visit. Good wine selection and beautiful outside area to enjoy the amazing view.

Thank Kathleen L
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November 13, 2016|
Response from montony | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest going to their web site and obtaining the e-mail address there to query their holiday hours. Sorry I am not allowed to post the address for you.
August 14, 2016|
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Response from Rhoni0922 | Reviewed this property |
I guessing your asking about the Lamb, was it roasted or sautéed. Frankly I dont know. I'm guessing roasted. It was delicious and the best meal I've ever eaten
Darrell C
May 3, 2015|
Response from Arima1951 | Reviewed this property |
I'm going there on Friday and will find out for you...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-5886
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