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The Inn at Ship Bay

326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
+1 360-376-5886
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“potato puree” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We tried several other spots on the Island, but chose to eat at The Inn at Ship Bay as often as we could. Outside sunset dinning is lovely by the bay. Inside is comfortable and cozy, especially the garden room. The food was fresh and...More

Thank ilovemusic123
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals we have had on this trip. Appetizers were tasty and just the right amount. I had oysters on the half shell, and my wife had the grilled asparagus. My wife had the king salmon - cooked to perfection. My scallops...More

Thank Dick T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our entrees (clams) and vino on the deck at the sun was setting, but when the weather became cooler, we didn't enjoy the crowded table space inside as much (as a table of 3). The main course was okay - I found my beef...More

Thank trinybop
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our best meal on Orcas. The salad was fresh from the garden. The leaves of red lettuce were cold and crunchy. It is never like this at home (from the package). We had local salmon, cooked to perfection. Portions were filling. I was...More

Thank ladymcbeth2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a terrific evening to celebrate my girlfriend's birthday. Everything was spectacular, and the next bite was even better than the previous, if that was possible. Starting with the homemade bread (yummy), to the fresh, local Judd Cove Oysters, Roasted Asparagus Salad, House Charcuterie...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outdoor seating for 8 at two tables offered stunning views of the Sound on a sunny June evening. Service was friendly and informative, as there were a few questions. Steak, ravioli, steamed clams, chicken - all dishes were well prepared with interesting sauces. (corkage fee...More

Thank constance s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Inn at Ship Bay many times and the food keeps getting better and better. You just can't go wrong from cocktails to dessert. LOVE the salads and want to lick the dressing off of my plate. Soups are creative and delicious....More

Thank tifferjohnson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was really great to finally get a terrific meal. We had been pretty disappointed so far but The Inn made up for the others. The service and the food were truly worth the hunt to find the place. I would suggest you make a...More

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible FRESH offerings on the ever-changing menu -- Northwest cuisine at its best. Nearly every item has been grown on the property or purchased from local farmers. Staff are exceptionally friendly and informative! DELIGHTFUL!!

Thank Peg P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We asked locals where the best place for fine dining is on the island. All inquiries lead to the same conclusion; The Inn at Ship Bay. We made the necessary reservation and were not disappointed. We dined on asparagus soup, homemade bread, local salmon and...More

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Is this place opened on Christmas Day or for Christmas dinner?
14 November 2016|
Response from montony | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest going to their web site and obtaining the e-mail address there to query their holiday hours. Sorry I am not allowed to post the address for you.
Was the host sauteed or baked? Just curious... ;)
15 August 2016|
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Response from Rhoni0922 | Reviewed this property |
I guessing your asking about the Lamb, was it roasted or sautéed. Frankly I dont know. I'm guessing roasted. It was delicious and the best meal I've ever eaten
Darrell C
Hours & do you have clam chowder?
4 May 2015|
Response from Arima1951 | Reviewed this property |
I'm going there on Friday and will find out for you...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-5886
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