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.

Bob's Chowder Bar & BBQ Salmon

3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
+1 360-299-8000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (118 reviews)
“salmon” (27 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (214)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting Anacortes for 6 days I ate here 4 days. I had chowder in a bowl also fish and chips and all was fantastic. If you have a chance do not miss this little Gem

Thank cruisewithnancy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not greasy great service reasonable price. We loved the fried Oysters and they were a good deal too. French Fries were crispy and great tasting

Thank Janis V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG where do I begin. I had the chowder bread bowl and it was delicious. it had fried clams in bottom then filled with clam chowder (to die for) and was topped with more fried clams. I love it!!! Also had a side of the...More

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great chowder, got the wild salmon and salad. It was really good and a great bargain! Highly recommend

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the seafood. Mostly fried. Kids enjoyed it. Large portions, fast service. Nice porch seating outside with a road view. There is an inside seating area. The menu has a lot of options. We had fried shrimp, fish, french fries and chowder, we were all...More

Thank 10PaulaM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got here at 3 in the afternoon and this place was still humming. We ordered fish and onion rings and oysters and chips. Fish was great, 5 oysters were huge and tasty with a really great breading, the fries were hot and crisp and the...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for a fine dining experience, this is not the place. HOWEVER! This is a great place to get a tasty bite to eat at a very reasonable price. It is clean and simple (think picnic tables and benches), and the service...More

Thank hazelnutman
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We have drive past Bob's for the entire time that it has been open. I saw the good reviews on Trip Advisor and we decided to give them a try. Everything was so good. The Calamari, Fish Tacos, Chowder, we loved it all. The chowder...More

Thank Arline S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I enjoyed my wife's birthday dinner at Bob's. She had seven fired Oysters and I the fish and chips. The Anaco Inn recommended this place and one other. But this was just across the street. Very good food and very reasonable prices.

Thank RLS2001
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Located next to the hotel I like to stay at this is a great option for chowder and fish and chips. Very good!

Thank Moe91
Nearby Restaurants
Greek Islands
209 reviews
1.21 km away
Donut House
112 reviews
.54 km away
Naung Mai Thai Kitchen
55 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cap Sante Park
156 reviews
2.28 km away
Tommy Thompson Trail
68 reviews
2.09 km away
Anacortes Farmer's Market
38 reviews
2.42 km away
Cranberry Lake
29 reviews
2.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bob's Chowder Bar & BBQ Salmon staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-299-8000
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing