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Hungry Clam

205 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
+1 360-378-3474
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (52 reviews)
“hash browns” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Diner
205 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the location because we could watch for the ferry to arrive while our car was in line. We also were sucked in by their sign that said “World Famous Fish and Chips”, but should’ve asked how they got that designation. Trust me, NOT...More

Thank RobynS313
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Nice location right next to the ferry. Staff are friendly but most of the food is fried and just average in flavors. The milkshakes are huge.

Thank luaboe
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Always in search of a yummy breakfast when on vacation. We have been to Friday Harbor many times but when our favorite breakfast spot had a 45 minute wait we decided to branch out and so glad we did! There were five of us the...More

Thank lal1024
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We needed a good quick lunch place next to where we parked our car for the Ferry line and this place was great. The Burgers and Fish & Chips were very tasty and the menu selection was good. The 2 Highlights: Incredible selection of great...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This restaurant was a good find early in the morning after I got off the ferry. It is right by the terminal and has both outdoor and indoor seating. Sounded like there were lots of locals. Tea is bagged and they bring a variety to...More

Thank amy p
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

First times to Friday harbor, it was a convenient place to eat. Food for the most part was very good, but the fish and chips were excellent! We will be back.

Thank Geoff R
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Food was average but the restaurant was filthy, cranky staff. Asked to a plate to remove the disgusting strawberry mush from my daughters belgian waffle and was charged extra for a plate! Unbelievable...

Thank tlcdel
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This is an old style soda shop theme but very small. Ordered the clam chowder and found not a single clam. What’s that about when clams are all over the place. The shrimp basket was terrible but the oyster basket was good. The ketchup was...More

Thank Chiili
Reviewed 18 June 2018

It's hard for me to write anything lesser than average on most TA reviews. The Hungry Clam made it very easy to say this was a poor experience in every level. My Mom and I were visiting the island and Hungry Clam was recommended in...More

1  Thank goose3nbc
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Overlooking the ferry staging area, the Hungry Clam is BY FAR the best breakfast for the dollar in Friday Harbor. Good food, comfortable atmosphere, and fantastic staff make this place a sure fire winner for any traveler. The menu is varied enough for most eaters....More

Thank Bob R
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Yulia R
11 April 2017|
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Response from Julie F | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend calling them and letting them know. They may not be aware. I do know they open very early as the people that are catching the red eye or very early morning ferry would have somewhere to eat. I am not sure... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-3474
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