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Blue Water Bar & Grill

7 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7199
+1 360-378-2245
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (32 reviews)
“burger” (37 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
7 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7199
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1 - 10 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute bar/ restaurant on the water in Friday harbor. I chose to have breakfast here the morning of my birthday. They made the eggs the way I like poached hard and crab was fabulous. Potatoes were just average but still crunchy and cooked through. I...More

Thank huntresslove
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only had the fried oysters and margaritas but both were great! The margaritas were waaaaaaay better then the ones at the Crab house nextdoor.

Thank Erin D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly cooked fish testified to the chef's skill and the nice view over the ferry docks and harbor activity helped take the curse off a chilly, rainy afternoon. We found the service to be excellent, informal but attentive without any sense of hovering.

Thank chelff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This became the place where we relaxed with a beer at the end of the day Good view of comings and goings in the harbour We didn't eat there so can't comment on the food

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here twice and both times there has been an enormous, constant swarm of flies in the bar. Makes it difficult to want to eat here!

Thank BridgetABlack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good menu selection, large portions, friendly crew, excellent view of the ferry dock and reasonable prices.

Thank 4hoodz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were excited to eat at Blue Water because of the amazing views of Friday Harbor. This was the only reason to dine here - the food was average (mine was cold and over sauced and my friends cod was almost too salty to eat)...More

Thank Marissa r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you've only got a few days in Friday Harbor and are looking for a special seafood meal I would recommend trying elsewhere - nothing objectionable about the food at Blue Water but also not memorable.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered up clam chowder, sandwiches, and salads around 1:15p on Saturday for our lunch. The food came in spurts. First, two chowders, then 20 minutes later, the third chowder our friend had ordered. After we ate our chowder, we waited 30 minutes before we...More

Thank LizardHntr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got here after checking into the hotel and before going on a whale watching trip. My chowder and salad was perfect and just the right portion. My companion had the BLT and loved it. We will be back for dinner since we are on...More

Thank Dianne H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7199
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-2245
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