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“Best Clam Chowder on the Washington Coast.”

Bee Hive Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 18 Restaurants in Montesano
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed December 1, 2012

We stopped at every spot boasting "The Best Clam Chowder" between Enumclaw and Long Beach, WA,. Hands down, the BEE HIVE in Montesano is Number One! First time I visited the place was in 1953 on the way to back pack into the Queets River Corridor. It became a tradition to stop for breakfast, with our kids, neighbor kids, kids from the "Y", Cub and Boy Scouts, on our annual Queets trek. We stopped again for dinner on the way back home. After a week of camp grub out in the woods the Bee Hive was heaven, with fried Razor Clams, genuine milk shakes, YAK burgers, and at least a dozen varieties of home made pie. It hasn't changed in 69 years. Still good down home food, wonderful service, clean rest rooms, affordable family pricing and the BEST clam chowder on the coast.

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Reviewed November 17, 2012

On your way to the ocean, stop at the Bee Hive for a great breakfast or lunch. The food is very good and huge portions. Service is efficient and friendly. Easy access to highway.
Cute little town.

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Reviewed October 21, 2012

My family has been coming to the Bee Hive since my parents were in their courting days! It is a favorite of ours as we travel down to the beach with a great breakfast or lunch. Wonderful service and the staff is so fun!

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Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed October 7, 2012

The food here is good home cooking with nice size proportions. We have friends that come to visit us that love to eat here because they love the french fries. The BLT was yummy!!!

Thank cjf4801
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Reviewed October 7, 2012

The Beehive is Montesanos hive of great down home family eating. Great clam chowder fresh seafood the menu is great the staff is friendly and it like being at mayburry USA. I go there quit offten.

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