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Lower Tavern

46 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5414
+1 360-376-4848
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (119 reviews)
“fries” (36 reviews)
“patty melt” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
46 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5414
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here twice during a recent Orcas getaway, mostly due to the place having plenty of sports on TV. Unfortunately we did not have a great experience either time. Food wise: BLT was great. Salmon burger had plenty of salmon, but not a lot...More

Thank TravelTalk2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are into spelunkin, this is the place. Multiple tv's, hard working servers, and local characters for entertainment. The food is good enough that locals order it to go. Hang here and see your favorite game.

Thank chris a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Solid bar food. Everything is tasty & fresh and well-priced. Our server, Terry, was funny & friendly even while slammed on game day. We never skip a visit to the lower when on Orcas.

Thank Kristin U
Reviewed 10 September 2018

If management is reading this - tell your bartenders to stop talking to their friends that come in and start paying attention to actual customers. I sat at the bar and ordered a salmon burger and a cider. The salmon was fine, and pretty much...More

1  Thank kevin_from_AKandCO
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The good service is reserved for locals, which is completely fine. No atmosphere, no liquor, & unappetizing fried food.

1  Thank Girlskout
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly environment with multiple TV for watching sports. Thank you for delicious vegan option salad MRF-maple rock farm salad. Good service.

Thank julie r
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We were looking for something to do on a night out in Orcas Island. Being a sleepy beach town, there's not much open late. We ran across this place, being one of the few places open late and it was a hopping Friday night! There...More

Thank Lychian
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We had been here before for burgers years ago, but this experience has turned me away from them. I ordered the fish sandwich and noticed the bun seemed flattened and over browned. Part way through I realized the bun was completely saturated with oil, presumably...More

Thank Islandjoy4
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Friday night on the island, wanted something casual. Tried the Lower Tavern after seeing so many positive reviews. My BLT on sourdough was sublime with lots of thick cut bacon cooked to crisp perfection. This place claims to have the best burger on the island....More

Thank Mel R
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We always get good service and have a good time having a bacon and bleu cheese burger, a couple of side salads, a tall cold draft beer -- IPA for the gentleman, please.

Thank Linda S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5414
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-4848
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