We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Deer Harbor Inn

33 Inn Lane, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, WA 98243
+1 360-376-4110
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood salad” (8 reviews)
“soup” (22 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
33 Inn Lane, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, WA 98243
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (160)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Established in 1924, the Restaurant is quietly situated in beautiful village hamlet, close to Deer Harbor on the south facing shore of Orcas Island, less than a 15 minute drive from the Ferry terminal. My first visit, with two friends, at 7.15pm on an off...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank itsthebish
Reviewed 20 September 2018

The food was fresh, local and served with a smile. The smoked salmon pasta was excellent and very rich. We enjoyed the family style service of soup and salad course. The plum ice cream with plum sauce from their own trees was a sleeper choice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Navigator84947
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Deer Harbor Inn restaurant hosted a gathering of 14 with an outdoor reception and then dinner inside the restaurant. It was spectacular! Service, food and venue exceptional. Thank you Deer Harbor Inn restaurant!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tamaradicaprio
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We enjoyed out visit here very much. Nice setting, great view from the deck dining area, good service, and moderate prices for Orcas Island. Family style dining. NY Steak dinner included soup of the day, today a wonderful pea soup (which I don't usually like),...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RetiredTraveler2009
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

The menu warns that food needs to be cooked completely. After two tries the cook could not get close to the proper temperature for fish. Practice what you preach on your menu!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank alkrum
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A little hike from Deer Harbor but worth it. It is a little rustic but the food and service were terrific. The view from the deck and live piano didnt suck either! We had a great meal with pasta choices. The house smoked salmon in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank umandr
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Deer Harbor marina. Had their funky old limo pick us up and drive all 6 of us up, 4 adults and two kids. Kids meals are offered. Or regular menu selections at half size and half price. All meals come with soup,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank Rion13
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Food is good, great place to view the hawks as they fly overhead. limited hours and days. Waiter was good, quiet place, nice view.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lioncarla
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This was very convenient to our room so we spent our last evening having dinner here. It’s a nice restaurant with plenty of seating. Our server was very congenial. We ordered a seafood pasta & chicken with penne pasta with artichoke. The dinners came with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank idahospud66
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the inn so it was very convenient. The service and food was Very Good! There was a gentleman playing piano which was very nice. We had the clams and the a seafood salad. I would recommend this place to anyone that...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 860lynnf
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Orcas Island
Deer Harbor Inn
283 reviews
.09 km away
WorldMark Deer Harbor
87 reviews
.68 km away
Pebble Cove Farm
268 reviews
1.70 km away
Orcas Hotel
158 reviews
5.03 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Orcas Cafe
43 reviews
5.02 km away
Island Pie
27 reviews
.71 km away
Octavia's Bistro
51 reviews
5.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Orcas Island Pottery
289 reviews
6.91 km away
Kruger Escapes
88 reviews
.27 km away
Northwest Classic Daysailing
78 reviews
.30 km away
Deer Harbor Marina
7 reviews
.72 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Deer Harbor Inn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Inn Lane, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, WA 98243
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Deer Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-4110
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing