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Bob's Chowder Bar & BBQ Salmon

3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
+1 360-299-8000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“chowder” (123 reviews)
“salmon” (30 reviews)
“fish and chips” (42 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, mainly seafood. I ordered the Cold Salmon Wrap that had greens, and a huckleberry dressing, Hmmmm.

Thank Jangr7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is really cute. You order at the counter and then go find a table and the staff brings the food to you. We got the sampler basket and were able to swap out to get fried clams instead of shrimp. Food was good...More

Thank 167adrienne12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing fancy. Hard to tell what kind of salmon is used. They say it is King Salmon. But, the flavor is not great. The green salad that comes with the grilled "salmon" tastes OK. The LEMON salad dressing is your best choice. The seafood chowder...More

Thank SkagitSam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a snowy day and got the chowder and salad basket. Both items were wonderful, with thick, flavorful, and creamy chowder and a fresh and big spring mix salad. Five stars for the food by itself, but not the kind kind of...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good chowder and fish and chips for a good price. The staff was really nice and helpful. A convenient stop in Anacortes. Thank you.

Thank Raphaël C
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The salmon wraps are really good. The fish and chips are great too. I love the clam chowder, it’s so rich and creamy!

Thank BionicVoice
Reviewed 19 April 2018

This place was right next to our motel. We went for lunch and had the clam chowder which was was excellent. We went back that night for dinner and had fish and chips. It was good but not the best I've had. The chips were...More

Thank fanfare50
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Bob's Chowder Bar is a decent (average) place to get fish and chips in Anacortes. Have had the cod sandwich with fries a couple of times recently and the fish is nice and crisp and comes with cole slaw on top. They have a special...More

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We had salmon chowder , oysters , salmon and chips. Great taste! Fantastic chowder! Exceptional salmon , perfect fried oysters, great hand cut fries, even the tartar sauce was amazing and the cocktail sauce and coleslaw just wow!!!The only reason this became a 4star is...More

Thank Bingitt
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We stopped in for lunch while visiting Anacortes. The served large pieces of fish and great fries. The service was excellent. If you want a real treat, purchase a bottle of their Lemon Love Salad Dressing. This stuff is great on fish tacos, in coleslaw...were...More

Thank Scott M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-299-8000
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