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The Fountain Cafe

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920 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5722
+1 360-385-1364
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (64 reviews)
“warm salad” (18 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
920 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5722
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I get together with a friend for lunch we can always agree on going to the Fountain Cafe. The food is always good, the daily specials worth a try, the wait staff is attentive, professional and upbeat and the wine list has anything I...More

Thank Marlene N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fountain is a small restaurant and the menu is not all that large but they do a very good job with what they offer. Because they are small you either need to arrive early or make a reservation for a popular time. Their basic...More

1  Thank airedale1962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Pear Gorgonzola soup.... different but if you like both definitely need to try.... refreshing and light.... seafood linguini wonderful! Cute place!

Thank 506Sandy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small with casual vibe so make reservations. Walk ins were turned away during our visit due to previous bookings. Tempura like fried frogs legs were outstanding as was the nicely spicy chipotle shrimp. Generous portions of very high quality food and delicious creations. A must...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old fashioned soda fountain type restaurant in a local retail establishment. The food and service are always outstanding for this kind of restaurant.

Thank ptgrannie60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’d suggest a reservation. The place is small and popular for a great reason. Outstanding and creative food, large portions. We liked it so much we went back a second night and ordered exactly the same two specials off the blackboard!

Thank wallymoon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times, and consider it the best casual dining cafe in town. Lunch offerings are almost entirely pastas and sandwiches, with several salads. I suggest that moderate eaters order a sandwich to split, and split a salad too. The food is...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for appetizers after a movie, local clams and mussels in a lovely light cream and white wine sauce. I had the lamb sliders, three delicious meaty treats with lots of flavor and a delicious sauce on buns toasted inside. Yum!

Thank geronimo6930
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very Cozy, Ornate Restaurant. Personalized food selection. Food served hot, sometimes by the owner. Great place to go especially when its rainy outside, with all the tiny lights on inside. Make sure you make reservations, when they open at 5:00 pm tables fill up quickly....More

Thank lbbirch69
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Fun, small cafe with a homey feeling. Food was awesome. Roast beef sandwich special is enough for 2. Be sure to try the wonderful clam chowder. Service was great.

Thank slfarner
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CarolynBondarovich
July 2, 2018|
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Response from wallymoon | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations and probably advisable during busy summer months.
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stinkyoly
January 21, 2018|
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Response from On_the_go_with_joe_m | Reviewed this property |
Steak isn't a prominent part of the menu but it has been on the menu in the past.
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Someday_Maybe
May 6, 2017|
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Response from 100QA | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i dont know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 920 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5722
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-1364
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