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Blue Water Bar & Grill


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American, Bar, Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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All burgers come with lettuce, onion, and tomato and fries
1/3 lb. Patty, sautéed mushrooms, onions and swiss cheese
Saloon Best
Beef or chicken, bleu cheese, and bacon
Blackened Snapper Burger
Spicy blackened seasoned red snapper with tartar sauce
Beef patty with bacon, onion straws, BBQ sauce and cheddar
Wheres the Beef?
Homemade zucchini patty with spicy aioli and swiss
Crabby Patty
Homemade cake with cheddar cheese and spicy aioli
Grilled chicken,‏ canadian bacon, pineapple ring, teriyaki sauce and swiss
The Blue Water
Two 1/3lb beef patties, bacon, swiss, and cheddar
Smoked Salmon Grilled Cheese
Our smoked salmon dip stuffed in garlic bread and grilled
Bacon, lettuce,‏ tomato on your choice of sourdough or whole wheat
Philly Cheese Steak
Grilled onions, peppers on top of thinly sliced roast beef topped with pepper jack on a hoagie with horseradish mayo
French Dip
Thinly sliced roast beef, grilled onions, swiss and horseradish mayo on a hoagie served with au jus
Fish and Chips
Beer battered alaskan cod served with fries and coleslaw
2 piece $12.95
3 pieces $15.95
5 beer battered prawns served with fries and cole slaw
Coconut Prawn
5 prawns dredged in shredded coconut and fried, served with fries and cole slaw
Fish Tacos
2 corn tortillas stuffed with beer battered cod topped with cabbage, mango salsa and lime sour cream
Gluten Free $16.95
Captains Platter
2 piece beer battered alaskan cod, 3 prawns and clam strips
The usual suspects
Chicken Wings
8 plain, BBQ, or spicy
Coconut Prawns
6 prawns w/sweet and spicy dipping sauces
Fried Calamari
Lightly battered calamari w/spicy lemon aioli
Crab Cakes
Two homemade crab cakes pan fried served with a spicy lemon aioli
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
Spicy Prawns
5 Prawns‏ sautéed in a spicy Thai chili sauce on a bed of sautéed peppers and onions
Macho Nachos
Cheese, green‏ onions, olives, black beans, tomatoes, and jalapenos
Chicken $+3.00
Beef $+3.00
Steamed Clams
In a white wine, garlic butter and lemon with bread for dipping
Our sushi rolls are made fresh daily, tempura battered, lightly fried and served with wasabi and soy sauce
Thin slices of ahi tuna
Imitation crab meat, cream cheese and avocado
Cucumber, avocado and carrot
Clam Chowder
Home made new england style with bacon
Cup $+4.59
Bowl $+6.59
Romaine lettuce‏ and veggies, ranch, bleu cheese or vinaigrette
Small $6.95
Large $10.95
Romaine lettuce, caesar dressing, parmesan cheese and croutons
Small $6.95
Large $10.95
Pesto Chicken
Char-broiled chicken breast on a bed of pasta tossed in a basil pesto cream sauce, served with garlic bread
Pasta tossed in a rich garlic cream sauce, served with garlic bread
Curry Bowl
Your choice of chicken or prawns in a yellow curry cream sauce over white rice served with a Thai chili salad, chicken
Teriyaki Bowl
Charbroiled boneless skinless chicken breast with teriyaki sauce, white rice and a Thai chili salad
San Juan Ravioli
Fresh san juan pasta company ravioli. Ask your server for tonight's preparation
Del Mar
Clams, scallops, red snapper and prawns steamed in a lemon garlic cream sauce, tossed with pasta, served with garlic bread
BBQ Pork Ribs
1/2 rack of pork ribs marinated in a honey BBQ sauce charbroiled and served with roasted potatos and seasonal veggies
Cedar Plank Salmon
A 6 oz filet roasted on a cedar plank served with orzo pasta and seasonal veggies
Kobe Top Sirloin
12 oz. Charbroiled, topped with roasted red pepper butter with jojos and seasonal veggies
Crab Cakes
2 Crab cakes pan fries in butter, served with a spicy lemon aioli, Thai chili salad and orzo pasta
Kobe Skewers
Three charbroiled skewers served with homemade chimi-churri, roasted potatoes and seasonal veggies
Fish Tacos
2 large corn tortillas stuffed with beer battered cod, cabbage, mango salsa, lime sour cream and cilantro
Gluten free
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
Korean Style Short-Ribs
Braised in brown sugar and soy sauce served with steamed rice and kim-chee marinade
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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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