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Cask and Schooner Public House & Restaurant

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1 Front St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7804
+1 360-378-2922
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon 12:00 - 21:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Paris, France
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Walked in for a quick evening meal without reading reviews. Wow! First, the location is very good just a few steps from the ferry landing and on one of the main corners in town. The place was full but not loud at all, we were able to hear each other talk without having to raise our voices. Our server was... More 

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Thank norman525
Ketchum, Idaho
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There are a lot of nice things to say... good food, great environment fun place to have a meal. My only complaint is that I wish the servers would not smoke while on duty... its pretty nasty to smell cig smoke while eating.

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Thank Indigo C
Seattle, Washington
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99 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a large party (10 adults 3 kids) and the restaurant handled it beautifully. The fish and chips was some of the best ever. Tasted like it had just been caught. Salads well prepared, drinks were very good. Nelson was an awesome server...made the whole experience better.

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Thank greg7124
West Linn, Oregon
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209 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Right on the waterfront near the marina and ferry landing, you'll find it very busy here just after a ferry disembarks. We're boaters, so we try to time our visits before ferries come in. We love the nautical decor and especially the boat house inside the pub! I love their beet salad, done with apples and caramelized nuts...always fresh and... More 

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Thank TeamRealMcCoy
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff and Enjoyed a good meal, had the meat pie and was not hot enough inside but they soon corrected it. The cod and chips my husband had was so tasty and fresh. Lovely view of harbour.

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Thank Elaine F
Sacramento, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very busy, well located gastro pub just off the ferry landing at the foot of Spring Street. As an excellent pub - they have great craft beers on tap and a good selection of drinks for other cocktails. The food is excellent and the staff are friendly and helpful. It is a good idea during the busy... More 

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Thank Chuck D
Friday Harbor
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's right by the ferry landing, perfect placement for the tourists and an indifferent attitude to one-time visitors, but this restaurant cares about the food and service it provides. This is my third review, but I eat here far more often than that -- for lunch; this review is for their lunch service only. Yesterday my daughter came in from... More 

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Thank edradour36
San Juan Islands, Washington
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten here many times over the years. While the food is not spectacular, it is still a perfectly fine place to stop for a meal. The wait staff are nice enough, and the beer is cold. I like the bustling atmosphere of the place, and if you get a window table then the people watching is great.

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Thank Erik S
Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normal bar food, burgers, fried, fish and chips, etc. Right on the water across the street from the harbor.

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Thank 80s-diver
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maybe I'm missing the boat here. This place was always packed, has high reviews but the first time we tried to get in for lunch it was too crowded, stinky, hot, loud and had dirty tables. We tried again for dinner and it was the same. Even the same tables were still dirty. I couldn't talk to my husband across... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, British, Pub, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Front St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7804
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-2922
Description
Located just off the waterfront in Friday Harbor, Cask & Schooner Public House & Restaurant is Friday Harbor's premiere maritime themed english pub offering distinctive rustic fare and well crafted libations.

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