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Octavia's Bistro

18 Orcas Hill Road, Orcas, Orcas Island, WA
+1 360-376-4300
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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18 Orcas Hill Road, Orcas, Orcas Island, WA
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nice little place to wait for ferry. Vintage deco. Nice outdoor space to relax. Nice menu although we didn't eat here the food looked really good.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The food was quite expensive for what we got. No wonder the place was empty. The only good thing was being able to watch the ball game. We asked our server to turn up the sound. Since there was nobody to disturb, she smiled and...More

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Small, intimate. Location convenient near ferry landing. Food was good but not exceptional. Had half rack of ribs for $18 Prices a little high.

Thank BillMeyers
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My wife ordered the prime rib and I had the BBQ ribs. Both were absolutely fabulous! Huge piece of prime rib served with smashed potatoes (the highlight of the meal). My ribs were falling off the bone and the sauce was outstanding. The waffle fries...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner Nov. 21. We were one of two couples having dinner. The hostess/server was very nice. All tables get a large bottle of water upon seating. We both ordered the house Orcas burger. We had them once before and we...More

Thank R T
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Had dinner at Octavia's primarily due to a dearth of dinner establishments in East Sound. the service was great, prompt and attentive. The food was okay. The grilled chicken was well cooked (two of us had that), one of the steaks was really tiny (wasn't...More

1  Thank JosephJFuller
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had dinner here while waiting for the ferry. The menu provided the meal I was looking forward to after several hours out whale watching. The view was amazing and the ambiance great, and as mentioned, menu appetizing. We were not offered any water and...More

1  Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We loved having dinner in this restaurant located in historic Orcas Hotel. The menu has a good selection. We ordered stuffed mushrooms as an appetizer, and then a steak for our entree, along with mac n cheese, Brussels sprouts.... and of course wine. The steak...More

Thank StillDreaming11
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My family missed the ferry back to Anacortes, so we had no choice but to wait for the next one. We decided to have dinner at Octavia's. What a very pleasant surprise! The view over the harbor is beautiful. The food was nutritious and tasty....More

2  Thank MarkLONDONUK58
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Four of us went here for a weekday dinner. We had reservations, which got us a view table, but was otherwise not necessary. Prime rib special very good. Salmon not. Ribs good. Service very good.

Thank luciasur
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Orcas Hill Road, Orcas, Orcas Island, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Orcas
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-4300
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