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Nifty Fifty Soda Fountain

817 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5730
+1 360-385-1931
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (40 reviews)
“fries” (27 reviews)
“burger” (40 reviews)
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American, Diner
817 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5730
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a retro Ice Cream Parlor with a Juke Box and Bar Stools. If you like good ice cream and a great place on the Port Townsend waterfront this is your place. The Banana Split was very big & my Shake was thick and...More

Thank DonDory
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Cute 50s-style diner with a counter you can eat and booths. 50s music playing, with one large jukebox and small tabletop jukeboxes. I had a grilled cheese sandwich, was was just fine, but the real star for me was my blackberry milkshake. All in all...More

Thank tineurope
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I had a very good burger & fries from here. The buger tasted like the old fashion kind we used to get cooked on a flattop.

Thank rbell-57
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We have visited this place twice - the Saturday after Thanksgiving they were closing when we arrived at 5 (winter hours 10-7 according to their website - the owner said they decided to close early). We tried again tonight and arrived at 5 and they...More

Thank rufftx
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We stopped here for lunch after our whale watching tour. It's a fun, pretty authentic 50's diner and all the food we had was really good.

Thank CavMcDs
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I normally don’t enjoy the manufactured 50s diners you find, but this place oozed of being the real deal. We only had milkshakes so I can’t speak to the food, but the milkshakes were delicious and the atmosphere couldn’t be beat. The staff were also...More

Thank sdrath
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A lovely little themed diner with great food and very reasonable prices. The staff are friendly and the atmosphere delightful. We sat outside looking out over the ocean which was a bonus. Definitely recommend the wonderful Dungeness Crab Salad and the milkshakes! Very clean and...More

Thank ThelwallPowells
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A return visit. A MUST. A Themed Diner with lovely outdoor tables. Very clean. Quick Service. Delicious food esp. the ICECREAM SUNDEAS !!!

Thank Val B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We go here with children fairly often. It's always busy, the food is hot and well cooked. There are quite a few options for basic foods including mac and cheese kids meal which ours always love, good grilled cheese sandwiches too. Seems a bit pricy...More

Thank md2242
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance, food, location and service! Great casual place to enjoy some tasty food and conversation. On a nice day sit outside and enjoy the spectacular view of the Puget Sound. Lots to see and do in this old Victorian town as well as great...More

Thank Skygirl767
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5730
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-1931
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