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The Inn at Ship Bay

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326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
+1 360-376-5886
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17:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Beaverton, Oregon
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439 reviews
377 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Inn and dined at the restaurant our last evening. It was the perfect ending to our trip. I had the greens & blue salad with hazelnuts and red wine vinaigrette- incredible flavor and the best blue cheese I have ever had. I had the pork for my entree - it included polenta and assorted spring vegetables... More 

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Thank Robyn D
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Chef and owner, Geddes Martin and his wife Mary Anna, run a first class operation. Their mantra is local, fresh and delicious! The service is the best on the island. If mangalista pork is anywhere on the menu, order it - you won't be sorry! Everything on their menu is beatifully prepared and artfully arranged on the plate. We are... More 

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Thank Cathy F
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was such a great experience. The nettle soup was amazing. The braised beef, beyond belief. The halibut was so good. The appitizer short ribs, very tasty. The service was amazing. I will definitely eat the again.

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Thank Susan N
Bellevue
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a truly lovely meal here. My husband and I split an appetizer which was a smoked pork salad, had a mixed greens salad with a light vinaigrette and we each shared our entrees. Both were excellent. I had the gnocchi with mushrooms and he had the halibut special. Very. Happy. Indeed! Only slight disappointment was that we were not... More 

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Thank Cindy H
Bellevue
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, wonderful service, beautiful view. This is one of my favorite restaurants on Orcas and I will be back!

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Thank Debra C
New Brunswick, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Got a seat at the bar and had the most amazing pork burger I've ever eaten. Before that I opened with an incredible charcuterie plate. It was an absolutely incredible meal.

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Thank atomic1973
Los Angeles, California
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94 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night so that we can take the ferry to the orchis Island the next morning. The room is straightforward, clean and average. It was cold when we first came inside. The front desk were very accommodating and nice.

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Thank Beaxplorer
Wilmington, Delaware
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183 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Often touted at the best on Orcas, IASB was fabulous last night. Gourmet and great service without being pretentious. Lots of local ingredients. 25 for corkage was fair and appreciated.

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Thank nskaye
Seattle, Washington
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 November 2016

While staying on Orcas we made a reservation here to celebrate my birthday. It was a November evening and there was just a small number of people dinning. Our server did a great job explaining the Inn's lodging, the beautiful grounds, and the restaurants offerings for the evening. I had a very nice trout special, and my wife had the... More 

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Thank Bryan F
Toronto, Canada
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212 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

When you arrive you feel as if there are relativesyou sre coming to visit. The place id relaxing. The service immpeccable. The food is elegant, creative, and very fresh. Heartcand Head in love with this place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-5886

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?