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Willows Inn Restaurant

2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
+1 360-758-2620
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“truffles” (12 reviews)
“tasting menu” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
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41 - 50 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2015

I found out about The Willows Inn a couple of years ago, and decided this was someplace I had to go! Last weekend My brother, sister and I finally made it. All three of us agree it was the most enjoyable, amazing dining experience ever!...More

1  Thank maggiejoe10
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We were gifted a lovely night on Lummi Island with a Fabulous Food Tasting and wine pairing at Willows Inn. All the food is grown in the Willows Garden or purchased from farmers or fisherman within the area of Lummi Island. The garden tour is...More

1  Thank Onalark12
Reviewed 30 August 2015

What's not to like? The view is fantastic, the food is innovative and fresh (the fish leaps from the sea to your plate within hours), and the staff is knowledgeable. We sat on the porch and had salmon collars, one of which was actually white....More

1  Thank Robin G
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We had 19 courses in our dinner, and two specialty cocktails, as well as a wine pairing. It was the most expensive dinner I've ever had, and it was a wonderful experience. Everything was locally sourced, each carefully accented flavor popped or melted in your...More

1  Thank T9-Orca
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Writing a review of the Willows is a bit of a challenge. For one thing, it’s devilishly hard to remember the details of nearly twenty dishes (and the accompanying wines) that merge into a kaleidoscope in the memory. And for me it’s difficult because on...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 22 July 2015

As a fan of the Japanese food culture/ presentation of cuisine.. The courses are elegantly displayed and smells were enticing.. Each bite had complexity and left us satisfied. The service was fantastic and the ambiance is romantic. We brought our own Krug vintages and other...More

1  Thank MoniqueAWP
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I read most of the Yelp reviews before showing up. Given the sky high expectation we did not think we would be easily impressed. But dinner at the Willows Inn surely did not disappoint! We thoroughly enjoyed the mainly seafood and fruits & vegetables bite-size...More

4  Thank GM Y
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We looked forward with great anticipation to dining on Chef Wetzel's food. He did not let us down one iota. Previous reviewers discuss the food supply perfectly. the menu offers a stunning presentation of 19 courses. Each one more outstanding than the one before. It...More

Thank ragout
Reviewed 10 July 2015

To paraphrase Spiderman, with great prices comes great expectations. It is far from normal for me to drop $175 (prix fixe) for a meal and another $45 for the juice pairing, but I had read such amazing accolades of Chef Blaine Wetzel's cuisine, I wanted...More

Thank Greg N
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Almost one year ago to the day my wife and I went to Willows Inn for what proved to be a fantastic meal-farmed, fished and foraged. I have been to the measuring stick-Noma in Copehagen and Willows is in my opinion an equal. The bonus...More

Thank Peter G
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ScottyBanfield
16 August 2016|
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Response from Reid J | Property representative |
Hello! If you book a room with us you can book dinner simultaneously. If you do not book a room then you can only make a dinner reservation two weeks in advance. Typically in the summer and weekends we fill with guests that... More
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Karen G
2 June 2015|
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Response from Reid J | Property representative |
Hi Karen, The dinner is a preset tasting menu that is served at 6:30pm each night and is $175/person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Lummi Island
  • Phone Number: +1 360-758-2620
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Description
One seating at 6:30pm each night features a preset tasting menu that is entirely fished, foraged, and farmed from or around Lummi Island.
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