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Dad's Diner

9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
+1 360-899-5269
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (24 reviews)
“hash” (24 reviews)
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American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped in to try Dad's Diner and were pleasantly surprised. The salads were huge and delicious with yummy cloves caramelized garlic. The Pulled Pork was outstanding and the wedge fries were terrific.

Thank djcc70
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful breakfast menu (no actual card menus and you have to read the daily updated chalkboard) and service. Highly recommend the Dad's Breakfast (with Hash Browns with Corned Beef) or with the Fried Oysters. Skip the toast and go straight for the incredibly delicious biscuit...More

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Eat here every time we are in town to get on our boat moored here in Anacortes. Feels like your sitting down at a family table. Friendliest place to eat and great food. Can't beat that!

Thank jkjkbettis
Reviewed 1 week ago

A white napkin place this is not - but, this hole in the wall is where the locals go when they want great service and outstanding food and simply want to crawl out of bed and go to breakfast without doing the makeup routine. Today...More

Thank 611Marty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our meal here last year...this time a bit disappointed. Perhaps, it was because of the timing of our visit? Ordered a pulled pork sandwich, Carolina style. See photo. The combo of sweet soft brioche bun, tangy vinegar-base bbq pork, and crunchy coleslaw makes for...More

Thank narfishi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in after ferry ride from Orcas Island. Food was delicious and big servings. Husband had biscuits and gravy. Being from Texas, he was hesitant at first, but glad he got them. Gravy was thick and tasty. Biscuit was fluffy. I had hash with brisket....More

Thank Jolinda F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family really enjoyed the food! We ordered 4 different entrees so we could 'share' samples. Everything was excellent!

Thank James D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing is sweeter than being served by people who are passionate about their job! We asked for 2 of the Servers recommendations, and couldn't have been happier with our meals😀Funky little joint to people watch too!

Thank sandra_babcock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh my oh my! This is the kind of place that you are still thinking about a month later. The homemade brisket, bacon and fresh blackened salmon are all delicious. The salmon sandwich is perfectly seasoned, with a horseradish coleslaw on a brioche bun with...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We heard nothing but great reviews about Dad's so we looked forward to going there. Ended up there for breakfast. it was nothing special and yet very expensive.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9th and Commercial, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-899-5269
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