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3024 Mud Bay Rd, Lopez Island, WA 98261-8084 (Formerly South Island Bistro)
+1 360-468-2315
Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 20:00
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Seattle Washington
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We have eaten here many times since the new owners took over the store and restaurant and they do a great job of both. The store has everything you could need and a nice variety of local products and the restaurant is always good. Simple food, fresh, well prepared. Very nice people on Lopez which is a small community of... More 

Thank Moe91
Toronto, Canada
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212 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Dirty, poorly lit. Libes slow with three people in them. one cash register. Get gas before you arrive here. Some local crafts and gifts. You will miss it its so tiny. In scary Nowhere!

Thank Travel333333A
Issaquah, Washington
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We spent the weekend on Lopez Island and stumbled into this little store and restaurant. We ate on the back deck at a picnic table. The rueben was meaty and zesty. The portabella mushroom sandwich was loaded with mushrooms. The service was very smiley, prompt and attentive. We look forward to our next visit.

Thank RalphPicky
Lopez Island, Washington
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

A surprisingly wide range of products - including a small but good selecion of organic fruits and veggies - make this a great little store to buy picnic items when exploring the south end of the island. Staff were friendly and helpful too :-)

1 Thank nomadthatsafact
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Great wine and beer selection. We used bicycles to tour the island and stayed nearby at the MacKaye Harbor Inn. The store is close enough to ride to for provisions for a lite evening meal. We bought wine, fresh vegetables and crackers and cheese. The proprietor was very friendly.

1 Thank Robert I
Portland, Oregon
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161 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This small cafe is the only restaurant on the south end of the Island. It's tucked into the back of a fun general store. Large windows provide views to the surrounding greenery and there's a bar in the adjacent room that has nice atmosphere. The dining area is limited. We'd hoped to eat some fresh, local seafood, but choices were... More 

Thank S M
Lopez Island, Washington
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

When you have cycled all the way to the south end of the island and hiked out to Iceberg Point and are starving and looking for good food or a snack the South end General Store is a welcome attraction. Inside that funky place is this hidden cafe with great food, worth a stop. Same folks who own the Haven... More 

Thank Bill M
Lopez Island, Washington
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120 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Discovered a real "gem" in the woods on Lopez Island. Get off the ferry, drive to the far southern point of the island and enjoy the Country store and restaurant. Great evening specials and outstanding wine menu! Indoor/outdoor dining with an attached grocery store with all the "country" goods. We loved it and sure will visit again whenever on the... More 

Thank steve w
Burlington, Washington
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Cute little store with an interesting array of items for sale. Expect to pay higher than mainland prices and just support the local economy.

Thank Paula S
Eastern Idaho
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131 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

When you pull into the parking lot you think... Is this even a restaurant? Yes! And it has really good food! The food is a little expensive but quite tasty. We enjoyed sitting out on the deck in the shade of an umbrella. They had a yummy cookie for dessert! Will go here again!

Thank easternidahotraveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3024 Mud Bay Rd, Lopez Island, WA 98261-8084 (Formerly South Island Bistro)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Lopez Island
  • Phone Number: +1 360-468-2315
Lopez Island's best restaurant on the South End. Serving lunch and dinner, espresso, wine & beer, made in-house desserts. Deli case available every day with famous Southend Sandwiches, wraps, sides, salads, desserts. Free Wi-Fi.

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