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Julie's Loose Kaboose Diner

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4514 Pacific Way, Seaview, WA 98644-4215
+1 360-642-2894
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portland, oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a yearning for fish and chips so stopped here for the first time to take some back to our resort. I wish I could say something great about the food, however, I can say the service was friendly. I ordered halibut which is not inexpensive but it either had been frozen or overcooked as it was too dry.... More 

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Great Falls
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296 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for our usual fried clams. New owners informed us they no longer have them. A quick perusal revealed no clam strips, a pretty uncreative menu, and, much higher prices. ? Victims of the latest Washington State minimum wage increase. Needless to say, we left for another venue, crossing this usual, annual go to place off our list when... More 

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Thank James C
Longview, Washington
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

After many years of great meals, the new owner is trying to recreate the recipes of the past. I understand the past owner is working with Julie to do just that. We asked for the Seafood Scramble that used to be on the menu, and Julie asked us how to do. We complied and she did a good job of... More 

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Thank Craig B
St. George, Utah
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

The outside looks interesting, but the food was below average and very expensive. I would try someplace else.

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Thank Mical T
Yerington, Nevada
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132 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

There are 2 small eating areas inside with a train that runs near the ceiling. I ordered the dinner special. For $10 I had a chicken fried steak, small chowder, salid and mashed potatoes. The potatoes tasted and were textured like instant mashed potatoes that had no milk or butter. Chowder was ok. Thankfully not a full cup. Hubby enjoyed... More 

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Thank Charlene L
San Mateo, CA
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Terrific clam chowder -- a big, honest bowl! Hilarious little spot that you might miss -- which would be wrong. I'm telling you, it would be wrong. The place is not huuuuuge. Big heart, great soup! We'll be back!!!

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Thank Esteban_B
Olympia, Washington
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

My mom and I had lunch here; taking a break from camping at Cape Disappointment. We both had the halibut fish and chips and boy we were not disappointed! Batter was nice & light and the 3 pieces extreemely large and flakey. Initially I thought what they charged was a bit high.. but when I actually got the fish and... More 

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Thank Tracy M
Portland, Oregon
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Cute little Train Caboose car converted into small dining room. We split 4 piece Halibut and Fries, bowl of chowder and fresh salad. Very good meal! Lots of memorabilia on walls to look at .. nothing fancy .. but food is good!

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Thank Dee S
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We were on our way out of town and stopped at the Kaboose. We were the only people in the restaurant. It is pretty run down and the staff were a little unkempt, but were really friendly. The clam chowder was gritty and I didn't feel well for our ride home... haven't had chowder since! We will not be returning.... More 

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Thank Lorie L
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

I thought 75+ bucks for 3 adult 3pc fish meals and two kids 1pc fish was a little pricey. But it did taste good and the lady was always there to refresh our drinks.

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Thank Jordyn T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4514 Pacific Way, Seaview, WA 98644-4215
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seaview
  • Phone Number: +1 360-642-2894

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