We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Water Bar & Grill

Unclaimed

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
View all details
meals, features

Location and contact

Improve this listing

Menu

BLUEWATER BURGERS‏
All burgers come with lettuce, onion, and tomato and fries
Classic
$9.95
Mushroom
1/3 lb. Patty, sautéed mushrooms, onions and swiss cheese
$11.95
Saloon Best
Beef or chicken, bleu cheese, and bacon
$13.95
Blackened Snapper Burger
Spicy blackened seasoned red snapper with tartar sauce
$15.95
Rodeo
Beef patty with bacon, onion straws, BBQ sauce and cheddar
$14.95
Wheres the Beef?
Homemade zucchini patty with spicy aioli and swiss
$12.95
Crabby Patty
Homemade cake with cheddar cheese and spicy aioli
$16.95
Hawaiian
Grilled chicken,‏ canadian bacon, pineapple ring, teriyaki sauce and swiss
$14.95
The Blue Water
Two 1/3lb beef patties, bacon, swiss, and cheddar
$15.95
SANDWICHES
Smoked Salmon Grilled Cheese
Our smoked salmon dip stuffed in garlic bread and grilled
$15.95
BLT
Bacon, lettuce,‏ tomato on your choice of sourdough or whole wheat
$8.95
Philly Cheese Steak
Grilled onions, peppers on top of thinly sliced roast beef topped with pepper jack on a hoagie with horseradish mayo
$14.95
French Dip
Thinly sliced roast beef, grilled onions, swiss and horseradish mayo on a hoagie served with au jus
$12.95
BASKETS‏
Fish and Chips
Beer battered alaskan cod served with fries and coleslaw
2 piece $12.95
3 pieces $15.95
Prawn
5 beer battered prawns served with fries and cole slaw
$14.95
Coconut Prawn
5 prawns dredged in shredded coconut and fried, served with fries and cole slaw
$14.95
Fish Tacos
2 corn tortillas stuffed with beer battered cod topped with cabbage, mango salsa and lime sour cream
$15.95
Gluten Free $16.95
Captains Platter
2 piece beer battered alaskan cod, 3 prawns and clam strips
$21.95
APPETIZERS
The usual suspects
Chicken Wings
8 plain, BBQ, or spicy
$9.95
Coconut Prawns
6 prawns w/sweet and spicy dipping sauces
$12.95
Fried Calamari
Lightly battered calamari w/spicy lemon aioli
$12.95
Crab Cakes
Two homemade crab cakes pan fried served with a spicy lemon aioli
$15.95
BBQ-Ed Chicken Quesadilla
Served with sour cream and salsa
Cheese $9.95
Chicken $10.95
Ahi Tuna
Sesame seared or sashimi style served with wasabi and soy sauce
$15.95
Spicy Prawns
5 Prawns‏ sautéed in a spicy Thai chili sauce on a bed of sautéed peppers and onions
$15.95
Macho Nachos
Cheese, green‏ onions, olives, black beans, tomatoes, and jalapenos
$10.95
Chicken $+3.00
Beef $+3.00
Steamed Clams
In a white wine, garlic butter and lemon with bread for dipping
$14.95
FRIED SUSHI ROLLS‏
Our sushi rolls are made fresh daily, tempura battered, lightly fried and served with wasabi and soy sauce
Ahi
Thin slices of ahi tuna
$9.95
California
Imitation crab meat, cream cheese and avocado
$9.95
Veggie
Cucumber, avocado and carrot
$8.95
SOUP AND SALADS
Clam Chowder
Home made new england style with bacon
Cup $+4.59
Bowl $+6.59
House
Romaine lettuce‏ and veggies, ranch, bleu cheese or vinaigrette
Small $6.95
Large $10.95
Caesar
Romaine lettuce, caesar dressing, parmesan cheese and croutons
Small $6.95
Large $10.95
BOWLS‏
Pesto Chicken
Char-broiled chicken breast on a bed of pasta tossed in a basil pesto cream sauce, served with garlic bread
$17.95
Alfredo
Pasta tossed in a rich garlic cream sauce, served with garlic bread
$12.95
Curry Bowl
Your choice of chicken or prawns in a yellow curry cream sauce over white rice served with a Thai chili salad, chicken
$17.95
Prawns
$19.95
Teriyaki Bowl
Charbroiled boneless skinless chicken breast with teriyaki sauce, white rice and a Thai chili salad
$17.95
San Juan Ravioli
Fresh san juan pasta company ravioli. Ask your server for tonight's preparation
$21.95
Del Mar
Clams, scallops, red snapper and prawns steamed in a lemon garlic cream sauce, tossed with pasta, served with garlic bread
$21.95
PLATES
BBQ Pork Ribs
1/2 rack of pork ribs marinated in a honey BBQ sauce charbroiled and served with roasted potatos and seasonal veggies
$21.95
Cedar Plank Salmon
A 6 oz filet roasted on a cedar plank served with orzo pasta and seasonal veggies
$24.95
Kobe Top Sirloin
12 oz. Charbroiled, topped with roasted red pepper butter with jojos and seasonal veggies
$29.95
Crab Cakes
2 Crab cakes pan fries in butter, served with a spicy lemon aioli, Thai chili salad and orzo pasta
$21.95
Kobe Skewers
Three charbroiled skewers served with homemade chimi-churri, roasted potatoes and seasonal veggies
$24.95
Fish Tacos
2 large corn tortillas stuffed with beer battered cod, cabbage, mango salsa, lime sour cream and cilantro
$15.95
Gluten free
$16.95
Parmesan Crusted Chicken
Boneless skinless chicken breast parmesan crusted and pan fried-oven finished with a basil pesto served with orzo pasta and seasonal veggies
$19.95
Korean Style Short-Ribs
Braised in brown sugar and soy sauce served with steamed rice and kim-chee marinade
$22.95
Reviews (522)
Filter reviews
510 results
Traveler rating
119
171
135
55
30
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
119
171
135
55
30
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fish tacos coconut prawns burger captains platter great view bloody mary ferry dock island
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice view of the harbor activity. The dining room is a bit cold and lacks the warm ambiance you might want on a winter day, but that's probably not an issue in the summer. My fish and chips were way over-done and the fries were...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed January 4, 2020 via mobile

The service and food was awesome! Cady was so nice and attentive. I would definitely return on our next visit.

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed December 20, 2019

Was stuck in Friday Harbor as a juror in a criminal trial for three days. Have never been impressed by an food on San Juan Island, but thought an oyster po-boy should be good. The beer was cold and tasty but the oysters were not...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed November 30, 2019

A decent place for a quick meal. Laid back atmosphere. Fish and chips were very good, in fact, the fries were some of the best I've had in a while.

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed November 24, 2019

I was looking forward to the oyster fritters, but I found that they were heavily breaded in panko crumbs and seemed to lack any oyster meat in them. For the price I certainly expected to taste oyster! The steamed clam appetizer was very tasty and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

Great location and view, located just steps from the pier. The restaurant wasn’t too busy for a Monday afternoon with friendly and prompt service. The food, however, was average. The fries in the fish chips were well made but the pan fried oysters could have...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Was hoping for a better meal. Location was excellent you could look right to the harbor. Service was average.

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed September 1, 2019

We stopped by for an after dinner drink. The waitress was very friendly and prompt. We ordered Old Fashions and they were absolutely awful. If I return will probably stick with a beer.

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed August 14, 2019

After no other places that had been recommended had available reservations we ended up at Blue Water Bar & Grill and I'm glad we did. The servers were so nice and very attentive. We had fish tacos and crab cakes. Both were very large portions...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed August 10, 2019

My humans were starving after the ferry ride over, so this place was right off the boat and they swarmed! It was honestly just okay. Nothing to write home about, but the service was friendly.

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
The Island Inn at 123 West
457 reviews
.06 miles away
Friday Harbor House
631 reviews
.08 miles away
Bird Rock Hotel
402 reviews
.09 miles away
Tucker House Inn
608 reviews
.11 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
The Market Chef
288 reviews
.08 miles away
Kings Market
182 reviews
.09 miles away
Downriggers
360 reviews
.06 miles away
Cask and Schooner Public House & Restaurant
1,260 reviews
.03 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
The Whale Museum
743 reviews
.11 miles away
Arctic Raven Gallery
38 reviews
.04 miles away
San Juan Island Farmers Market
32 reviews
.08 miles away
Port of Friday Harbour Marina
8 reviews
.05 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Blue Water Bar & Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing