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Ernie's Cafe

744 Airport Circle Dr, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7189
+1 360-378-6605
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  • Very good34%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“popovers” (14 reviews)
“bulgogi” (6 reviews)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe
744 Airport Circle Dr, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7189
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved Ernie’s! The Bulgogi was great and the popover was incredible! We always try and get here early before they sell out!

Thank Billy P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

As we waited to fly out of Friday Harbor Airport, we decided to get breakfast at Ernie's. The woman at the airport cautioned us that Ernie's had only basics for breakfast, but had a larger lunch menu. The basic breakfast items were eggs with bacon,...More

Thank Mushroomminnow
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The best for lunch. Excellent Korean food from limited menu. They make their own Kimchi. The noodle soup is out of this world. Can't miss with Ernie's

Thank Ted K
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Delicious Bulgogi plates and homemade soups daily along with their famous Popovers, which are superb. A friendly setting thanks to the young talented chef couple. A fun place to watch small planes take-off and land by the outside seating area.

Thank John L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A local had mentioned Ernie's Cafe to us, and recommended it to us, never having heard of it, we decided to try it, especially when we heard it was a favorite with alot of the locals. Actually ate there on 2 different occasions for lunch,...More

Thank luvintotravel
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderfully prepared, friendly people and good tasting food. Popovers are incredible. The daily homemade soup is very flavorful. AND the bulgogi tacos are amazing. A "go to" locals place. And it's reasonably priced with great views at the airport. You wont be disappointed

Thank hoofbeat999
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Authentic massive popovers at 11 a.m. Had a great lunch of Korean barbecue. The chef salad was amazing. This is also the most affordable eatery that we tried while on the island.

Thank keysolutions
Reviewed 23 February 2017

On Valentine's Day, my husband suggested a trip to Friday Harbor and breakfast/lunch at Ernie's Cafe! We arrived from the ferry just in time for the famous POPOVERS which are ready at 11AM. I had called Christine a few days earlier and ordered 6 popovers...More

Thank debandharry
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Ernie's is a local restaurant tucked into a corner of the Friday Harbor airport. This is a place for locals and a classic airport eatery for the general aviation community. It's down home and not fancy - but the food was excellent. This is more...More

Thank Chuck D
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This is an unpretentious little restaurant with a basic menu. The service is personal and very friendly. It sits right at the edge of the landing strip of Friday Harbor's little airport, so you can watch the airplanes land and take off in a steady...More

Thank Colibri124
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 744 Airport Circle Dr, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7189
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-6605
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