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“Delicious Dinner!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Keenan's at the Pier

Keenan's at the Pier
Ranked #10 of 429 Restaurants in Bellingham
Certificate of Excellence
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Restaurant details
Good for: Scenic view, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Bellingham, Washington
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Delicious Dinner!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

My husband and I just had the most delicious dinner at Keenan's! The food is healthy, local and quality. We both had salmon, perfectly cooked. Our salads were unique and fresh. The fried goat cheese on the green salad melted in your mouth! The desserts are made in house.
Our waitress was attentive, friendly, and sweet.
The only two negatives are: its pricey. And the restaurant was freezing cold.
Make a reservation.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank QueenKysar
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English first
Los Angeles
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119 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Great food and service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Really nice restaurant with lovely view. Service was just wonderful...really a very friendly nice waitress. All around really good!

Visited June 2013
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Thank markdmarc
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Vancouver, BC
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Great breakfast; good prices”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We stayed at the Chrysalis Hotel and thought the restaurant would be a fancy fared overpriced place to eat but instead the food was in-season, local and fresh. We had simple bacon and eggs as well as french toast. We were surprised at the value of the meals being quite affordable and comparable to any local restaurant. The view is a fabulous and service was excellent. We will definitely come back here to eat again.

Visited May 2013
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Thank BCConnie
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New York, NY
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544 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
“Delightful setting, excellent food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

I went with four other friends --- had outstanding steelhead trout (the fish special that day) but all of us were really pleased with the meal and the overall experience. The manager, the chef and the wait staff all stopped by to be sure we were enjoying ourselves. Reservatoins a "must" at this increasingly popular place. The view of Bellingham Bay and the islands is unobstructed and just adds to the experience.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Trup
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washington
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Keen on Keenan's”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

My wife and I recently had lunch at this beautiful restaurant located in the Chrysalis Hotel in Bellingham. We started with a glass of wine from their small but serviceable wine list while we took in the gorgeous bay view. My wife raved about the Caesar salad made with fresh greens, thinly sliced Parmesan cheese, pine nuts and a light and refreshing dressing. She also enjoyed a half Reuben sandwich and crispy thinly cut fries. But the real star of the show was my entree of sesame crusted halibut served with perfectly sauteed broccolini and rice, and a to-die-for ponzu sauce. The meal was topped off with a dreamy apple tart with caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream. Do yourself a favor and book a reservation at this gem on the bay.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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