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Nifty Fifty Soda Fountain

817 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5730
+1 360-385-1931
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (37 reviews)
“fries” (27 reviews)
“burger” (39 reviews)
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American, Diner
817 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5730
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambiance, food, location and service! Great casual place to enjoy some tasty food and conversation. On a nice day sit outside and enjoy the spectacular view of the Puget Sound. Lots to see and do in this old Victorian town as well as great...More

Thank Skygirl767
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a neat place!!! The fifties atmosphere is great!!! I felt like I was on the set of happy days. A well oiled machine offering Hamburgers and hotdogs plus all kinds of ice creams. I will definitey be back!!! My husband ordered the hamburger and...More

Thank SweetSnickerdoodle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family stopped here for lunch while visiting Port Townsend on a Saturday in September. This place does look like an authentic 50's diner inside, but we opted to sit outside on their deck to enjoy the view and sunny weather. My wife ordered a...More

Thank cohoman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in here for a quick lunch and found the place to be charming. The menu is pretty limited for food, just some burgers/sandwiches/salads along with various ice cream dishes. The décor is 1950s soda shop with some vintage pieces including cute table top...More

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Well-kept 50's soda fountain & diner. Like going back in time. Including working jukebox. Friendly, laid back service. Good hamburger & great fish and chips. Fries are awesome. Great ice cream shakes. Relaxing. Slightly pricey. Pretty setting. Outdoor seating with view. Perfect for kids.

Thank smel
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a really good chicken wings here and chocolate milkshake. We enjoyed everything especially the view while chilling.

Thank Niknik_121514
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I stop by here from time to time just because I like the feel of the place. Kind of takes you back to the 50's. What I really like though is the root beer. Give it a try.

1  Thank Grymm_Dupp
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Staffmembers do their jobs, but are not especially friendly. Food was "average". We ordered burgers and fries for $11.75. Sides of fries were small. One friend paid $1.50 "extra" to substitute onion rings for fries and was served a total of five (5) onion rings....More

Thank dfb260
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Everything your ur looking for burgers, fries, phosphates, shakes,malts!! Beautiful diner look and feel!! I was very happy to find this place!! Customer service, food, prices are all excellent!! Must see

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Ice cream soda was my choice. Service was fast and servers were attentive. Reminded me of my youth which was good!

Thank dventers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5730
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-1931
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