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Alchemy Bistro and Wine Bar

842 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5774
+1 360-385-5225
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
842 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5774
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We like to stop by for wine and small plates in the bistro. Usually quite good. Even economical at happy hour. The cook must have had the night off. The wine and onion soup were great. The Mediterranean trio dish was very changed and not...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very inventive drink menu with tons of options for all kinds of interests. Friendly, helpful staff are happy to get details for complicated drinks and ingredients you've never heard of before.

Thank Dustin_00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited forever for Check and then waitress never came back to pick it up from us. Food was decent. Drink menu above average, but when you are standing up at your table after waiting at least fifteen minutes to have your check picked up... enough...More

Thank jake K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here upon a recommendation from the Ravenscroft Inn. The food was excellent and portioned just right. The scallops were incredible! From our discussion with the server, it appears that they make just about everything in house. You can tell a lot of locals...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a cold day, wanted a warm place for a break. Decided to have a light snack and was very impressed with the friendly service and choice on menu. But then disappointed by lack of availability of many items listed. What we all ordered though...More

Thank robbmat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend offered to treat my wife and me for dinner on a Friday evening, so we reserved a table at Alchemy, on the restaurant side of the ground floor. The restaurant was busy and we were seated in back at a comfortable table by...More

1  Thank AshesToProveIt
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Alchemy Bistro & Wine Bar is a warm, welcoming spot, especially in the dark and chilly December of the Pacific Northwest. My first visit to this convivial place was on a busy Friday evening, with almost all tables filled, mostly by regulars, so I took...More

Thank John M
Kris N, Owner at Alchemy Bistro and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am happy you came to join us and that you enjoyed many parts of your meal. I am sorry you did not enjoy our lamb shank. This is one of our signature and most well loved dishes. Well marinate the lamb over night in...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

We've eaten here a few times and always enjoyed a nice meal and good wine. Our waitress (I think her name was Chris) was very nice and very efficient, outstanding service. We had a couple glasses of the house cab which was okay. We ordered...More

Thank msjradennis
Reviewed 4 December 2017

You know, it's a problem when people are so isolated that they haven't a clue about and what's good. Previously I'd been to the Alchemy numerous times drawn in by the fact that they offer a real French onion soup, and a variety of "bites",...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Very poor experience. Oyster stew had no oysters, Had no oyster flavor, it was like biting into a lemon. I asked the waitress to ask the chef to taste it and they came back with a very lame excuse blaming another chef. Even if the...More

Thank Mel G
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Kenny H
4 September 2016|
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Response from KittyKatBro | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. Check with the restaurant directly.
23 February 2016|
Response from DRosmaier | Reviewed this property |
Suzanne, I would contact them directly about the brunch. (360-385-5225) It is within walking distance of the ferry dock and the Point Hudson Marina. (docking & pricing 800-228-2803 /360-385-2828) Donna
16 December 2015|
Response from Sharenlynn | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. You should contact the restaurant directly. Sorry I could not help you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 842 Washington St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5774 (Formerly Galatea Cafe and Tapas Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-5225
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