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West Sound Store & Cafe

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4362 Crow Valley Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9223
360- 376-4440
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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133 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The view yeies to steal the show. Come here if you are not in a hurry and want a bit of romance. The menu changes often it is closed for private functions. Call ahead. Its within walking fidtance of west sound marina. Fridzys has sail races on the bay. It feels elegant it feels casual. I liked the salads and... More 

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Thank Travel333333A
Orcas Island, Washington
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reservations are a must for dinner ....fabulous food...the quality of the serving is to die for.The view out over west sound with the marina and sailboats in the late afternoon sun make the right atmosphere for a fun evening..not inexpensive but good and prompt service

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Thank 816tony
Brush Prairie, Washington
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a lovely evening meal on the outdoor deck of this very old and established restaurant. The chef changes the menu daily, but everything listed is excellently prepared and delivered. Everyone was friendly, the wine was good and the service was great.

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Chino Hills, California
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308 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thirty dollars for FOUR nice size scallops with a half a cup of risotto and a few mushrooms is ridiculous!!! My husband said they were cooked to perfection...guess that helps alittle?!! At that price they should include a side salad at least!?!! I had the halibut and the fries. I must say it was fresh, moist, flaky, and delicious!!! Since... More 

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hanoi
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101 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at the West Sound twice in the past month. The place is very nice with a great view over West Sound and the boats. The food was only average but the service was good. Fish and chips was average and fried calmari (a special) was good. Salads and small plates seem to be OK. When we returned... More 

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Pacific Northwest, USA
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Relaxed and friendly vibe, lovely view overlooking the harbor. Have eaten there several times enjoying the string bean and broccolini dishes as sides or apps. For dinner like the gluten free fish and chips (using cornmeal) that come with a kale slaw, great burgers and fries, rib eye steak was cooked perfectly. Nice choice of wines by the bottle or... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Westbound Cafe has the Orcas vibe; we enjoyed great food and beer, in a relaxed atmosphere overlooking the beautiful harbor. The locally sourced ingredients were used creatively and simply. A relaxing, delicious meal. We enjoyed pleasant, professional service. We were warned at our B&B to make reservations for all of our meals on Orcas Island, but had no problem with... More 

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Georgia
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79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our last night visiting Orcas Island, we decided to try the West Sound Store and Café. We ordered the pasta with crab and one of the listed small plates. The pasta, a serving on the small side, had virtually no crab for $24. It had almost no binder with barely any sauce and was topped with toasted bread crumbs.... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

This little cafe was recommended by the front desk at the resort we were at. Without being advised to make a reservation we went to an early dinner. Our mistake I'll admit, but the treatment we received once we got there was rude at best and disrespectful on the whole. The hostess that greeted us was curt, dismissive and the... More 

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Tucson, AZ
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Warm, cozy, friendly, homey and charming atmosphere. Clean. Lovely outside deck overlooking the water or comfortable seating inside. A simple and healthy menu with locally grown and produced selections. The salad was huge and fresh. We had the fish and chips - excellent, and the ling cod tacos - excellent. Nice wine selections.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $22
Cuisine
American, Seafood, International
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4362 Crow Valley Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9223
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: 360- 376-4440
Description
•Casual Pacific Northwest Restaurant with International Flair•Casual, Innovative, Delicious!•Inviting, Relaxed Atmosphere•Stunning Views of Water, Marina and Islands Beyond•Spirit of Hospitality•Friendly, Attentive and Knowledgeable Staff•A Favorite Island Locals Gathering Place•Committed to Giving Back to our Community

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