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Lime Kiln Cafe

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248 Reuben Memorial Dr, Roche Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8171
+1 800-451-8910
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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99 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the fish and chips and chowder for lunch. We got coffee to go along with a delicious donut for the way home. Pretty spot.

Thank greg7124
Long Beach, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Lime Kiln Café for both breakfast and lunch. We first went with the grandchildren and their parents. All of us enjoyed the food and the relaxed atmosphere for breakfast. The eggs benedict, omelets and children's selections were great! The freshly created donuts were spectacular. We (just two of us) went back for lunch and enjoyed... More 

Thank diana s
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2017

Located across the street for the Hotel de Haro and right on the main pier at Roche Harbor the Lime Kiln Café is a favorite for both the boating crowd and landlubbers alike. The sandwiches are generally very good and the burgers are a cut above average. Throw in some tasty fries and you've just carbed up enough to finish... More 

Thank themolitors
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2017

Fast, friendly service; great food, healthy portion size. It's a great little stop on the water for a quick bite!

Thank turtlegirl73
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat. We had the lamb burger, the fish and chips, the French dip and a burger. All was delicious, and service was excellent.

Thank Ande K
Bellevue, Washington
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121 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. You order at the counter and they bring it to your table. Hot sandwiches were very good. Prime rib was tender. Fried chicken sandwich was well seasoned. Fries were average. They serve Starbucks coffee! Beautiful view of the harbor, staff were friendly and food came out within a reasonable amount of time. A bit pricey but... More 

Thank Mel R
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017

Best view. Best coffee.Best donuts. They also have a great lunch and friendly, pleasant service. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Mike P
Palmer, Alaska
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Stopped in at Lime Kiln Cafe for coffee, tea and donuts before walking the docks in Roche Harbor. Donuts were only $1 and delish, so we went back for seconds. The view is fantastic overlooking the harbor.

Thank akdbs
Kenai, Alaska
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65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016

Very busy for breakfasts on weekends - I tried lunch THIS time. EXCELLENT BLAT (bacon, lettuce, avocado, and tomato) on great bread (sort of like Ciabatta roll, but thinner.) I had a doughnut for dessert - ALWAYS include a doughnut if you can. The staff here are all smile and accommodating! Cooks are busy but cheerful! The view of the... More 

Thank ShesGotATicketToRide
Everett, Washington
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346 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

nestled in the harbor on the dock, the view is breath taking. The Church next to it plays a wonderful song that vibrates throughout the tiny community. The food here is just burgers and salads, I think breakfast too but it was very delicious. Would love to come back in the summer.

Thank Shawna M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Reuben Memorial Dr, Roche Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8171
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Roche Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 800-451-8910
Famous for the doughnuts we make in-house each morning, you'll find our take on the traditional American café offers a wide variety of classic entrées and sides. The Lime Kiln Café serves breakfast in the morning and lunch in the afternoon, making it a perfect place for families to dine out anytime of the day with a more casual, counter-style service. Hours of operation: Open daily, serving lunch from 8am to 11am and Lunch from 11am to 3pm.

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