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Drifter's Sports Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub
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11265 NE State Highway 104, Kingston, WA 98346-9356
+1 360-297-7773
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ate at Drifter's a few days ago. I had clam chowder, hubby had fried clams. The food was hot, his coleslaw as fresh and tasty. My chowder had good flavor but was more like a thick gravy than chowder...needed to be thinned. But, it was a fine meal for the price.

Thank TexasTms
Carson City, Nevada
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Each occasion my wife and I have gone to Drifters we left happy. The atmosphere I good and the service very good. Nice selection of drink options. The food is bar quality but we eat and enjoy. Always leave having had a few laughs.

Thank James B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

I remember this bar, there was only one other bar--Mary's, where the folks were particular about the chairs and tables. Back at the Drifter's in the 1960s, when Kingston had a Nike Missile site and US Army was stationed there, The Drifters was the place to go. My husband took me there the second day in town and I met... More 

Thank Sharon S
Kingston, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Food needed an oil change. It was so oily surprised OPEC wasn't screaming. Unless I have a major memory lapse or just come down with dementia never going back unless they change owners and cooks

Thank Dan640
Allyn, Washington
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114 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

My husband and I had a bit of a wait for the ferry and were hungry, so we walked over to the Drifters to check it out. We told the waitress we only had about 25 minutes and she took care of us right away. We ordered sandwiches and chips to go, and in 10 minutes were on our way... More 

Thank Val A
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

What a great place to wait for the boat. Service is always great and prompt. Bar food not bad either.

Thank Andy B
Mill Creek, Washington
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255 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Fun visit to Drifters. The waitress that helped us was so friendly. Went out of her way to make us feel welcomed. We got a pitcher of beer, ice cream and some poppers. I think their poppers are some the best around.

Thank Swimmy128
Kingston, Washington
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Stopped in here over 30 years ago, not much has changed. The staff is still friendly, service is about the same, and there's a good choice of beers. The menu is simple as is the food, it's a pub. Great place to shoot a game of pool, have a couple beers, and if your visiting via boat it's just up... More 

Thank Hatch-65
Kingston, Washington, United States
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Good food. First time ordering here and I got the oyster basket with fries. Very yummy meal for those sea food lovers. I will be back. Now I'm headed over to Mora Mora for ice cream which is right across the street.

Thank Michael W
Boca Raton, Florida
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

Like others, we were waiting for the ferry to Seattle just about supper time. So we strolled in and were greeted pleasantly. I had the fish and chips and really enjoyed it. They also had a nice selection of beers and wines. The waitress was good-natured and competent.

Thank N B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11265 NE State Highway 104, Kingston, WA 98346-9356
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 360-297-7773

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?