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Rocky Bay Cafe

225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
+1 360-378-5051
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“hash browns” (44 reviews)
“donuts” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
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1 - 10 of 514 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food as always. We enjoy coming to this place every time we come to the island. The fries are always crispy.

Thank AmyJo101
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good selection of breakfasts. Had corned beef hash, wife had huevos rancheros and kids had eggs, bacon and hashbrowns. All were fantastic. Mom and pop type atmosphere, which is my favorite when it comes to breakfasts. The wait can be long cause it's so popular....More

Thank johnlindaofcda
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there last week and had an eggs Benedict special so big I couldn't finish it--and I love eggs Benedict, and this one was very good indeed, with crispy bacon bits heavily laid on instead of the usual tough Canadian bacon. We complemented the...More

Thank chelff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This locals hang out was a happening place. We had to wait a bout 15 min to be seated. But the table turned fast. The food was good with large portions and reasonably priced for an island restaurant ..

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have rarely seen such bad service. Bitter, nasty servers. I could not eat my eggs. Pancakes were better, slightly burnt but edible.

Thank mpc2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with 6 people for breakfast. We were seated fairly quickly and had great service and even better food. Highly recommend.

Thank chiroag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast at the Rocky Bay Cafe and were glad we got there early. By 8:00 it was full and a line up was forming. The Eggs Benedict was delicious and so were the buttermilk pancakes.Our server was very busy but had time for...More

Thank veda h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the island and went there for breakfast. It was delicious with big portions. A tip for travelers: make sure you put your name on the seating list inside. Just walk in and walk to counter straight ahead. There is no sign telling you and...More

Thank Erin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is fine - basic diner food. Prime location near the wharf. Very crowded - you might get crowded out of your table by other customers who want to "share" it with you.

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came in on the ferry and headed here for a wonderful breakfast. The food was fantastic and the restaurant was a nice mix of locals (always a good sign) as well as travelers..

Thank Mel C
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Maria M
6 July 2017|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
No reservations are needed but is does get busy because the food and drinks are the best in town! John B.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:30
Monday
06:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:30
Thursday
06:30 - 14:30
Friday
06:30 - 14:30
Saturday
06:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-5051
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