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Willows Inn Restaurant

2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
+1 360-758-2620
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good4%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (12 reviews)
“truffle” (12 reviews)
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2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Willows Inn is most noted for its exquisite 20+ course prix fixe dinners. But, for those who may wish to have a lower-key dining experience at Willows Inn without the time or expense, lunch is a fantastic option. A limited but varied menu of light...More

Thank kwa829
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We booked the restaurant when we made our Inn reservations. It was the last night of the season but everyone was at the top of their game. We arrived at 4:45 with dinner scheduled for 6. It was a prix fixe dinner with a single...More

Thank paulhI6401GF
Reviewed 21 December 2017

When I learned on Facebook that the Willows Inn would be closing for the season in mid-December, I snagged a booking and a room and headed north. I was uncertain what the hyperlocal menu would be during late fall but oh my goodness, I have...More

Thank DigginWA
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Fresh local ingredients masterfully displayed are the stars of the place. Great atmosphere with personalized attention. The chef & owner is available to the dinners for further explanations of his creations. A place to attend around the seasons and a chef to follow in his...More

Thank Diego M
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We originally planned a drive from Moses Lake to Lummi Island just to eat at this restaurant, but there are many better places in downtown Seattle. Now the wait staff is spectacular, and the view is wonderful. The effort they put into he food is...More

2  Thank lovegolfsailing
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We thought we'd start our day out to the mainland with a sturdy breakfast at the Willows Inn on Lummi! We were seated in the front dining area with a table overlooking the Rosario Straits. All foraged and local produce, yogurt, buckwheat crepes, apricot butter,...More

1  Thank northernneckinn
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The dinner price for the Willows Inn was a bit daunting for us, but we decided to try it for a late lunch, and were extremely happy with our decision. There is limited seating, so guests should be prepared to sit outdoors (it was cool,...More

1  Thank Pollyanna70
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Perhaps the best restaurant experience of my life. Tasting menu only, and open mindedness required. You'll be surprised and delighted with wonderfully fresh and creative dishes,served by kind, knowledgeable, and efficient staff. We also anted up for the wine pairing, which was perfect. Bring your...More

1  Thank nymark2015
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Average in this case means "good" -- there is no "good" category. Before I continue we would have to say we only stopped at this famous eatery for lunch, so we'll go back another time for the main event, dinner, but we do have a...More

3  Thank Kenpasha
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We had a great time at this restaurant even though we would not describe ourselves as 'foodies'. The meal was wonderful - the food is so fresh, varied, and specific to our location, and the chef is incredibly talented at bringing the flavors out. It...More

Thank 212inSeattle
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Questions & Answers
16 August 2016|
Response from Reid J | Property representative |
Hello! If you book a room with us you can book dinner simultaneously. If you do not book a room then you can only make a dinner reservation two weeks in advance. Typically in the summer and weekends we fill with guests that... More
Karen G
2 June 2015|
Response from Reid J | Property representative |
Hi Karen, The dinner is a preset tasting menu that is served at 6:30pm each night and is $175/person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, View
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2579 W Shore Dr, Lummi Island, WA 98262-8667
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Lummi Island
  • Phone Number: +1 360-758-2620
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One seating at 6:30pm each night features a preset tasting menu that is entirely fished, foraged, and farmed from or around Lummi Island.
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