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The Inn at Ship Bay

326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
+1 360-376-5886
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (41 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (20 reviews)
“pork” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A year ago we dined at The Inn for the first time and enjoyed it very much. This was our first return to Orcas Island since then and we knew we would go there again. I called for reservations 48 hours before the evening we...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I had dinner here with another couple. They were very good, but perhaps a bit more adventurous than I care for. The others liked it, especially the scallops, so I'd recommend it, but if you're more meat and potatoes, probably wouldn't be...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the positive reviews of The Inn at Ship Bay, my wife and I decided to splurge and have dinner there. From our experience in the past 2 days, tourism is down on Orcas Island and space is readily available at restaurants so we...More

Thank Delbert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent a week on Orcas Island. We dined at The Inn and Ship Bay twice during our stay because it was, in a word, outstanding. The food and service was impeccable. Depending on the weather, you can dine out doors in a most...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Opt for the tasting menu. It was by far the best meal we had on Orcas. All fresh, local, seasonal produce prepared in creative ways. Service was friendly and attentive. And if you can, sit outside for the sunset. They have a great view.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was blah. They gave the feeling of being at the end of a long, hard tourist season. The food was unremarkable. I had the scallops and risotto. There were some unpleasant bitter flavors. I had a similar dish this summer at Vintage in Sun...More

Thank Real_Customer_555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I enjoyed dinner al fresco here two nights ago. We had a table with a lovely view. The food here was impeccable as was the service. Our server, Vicki, was very knowledgeable about the menu and offered suggestions for wine pairings. Both...More

Thank cathymax1956
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly one of the best dining experiences we have ever head. We visited twice in our stay on Orcas. The freshness, flavors, and preparation are extraordinary. The sommelier is incredibly talented and recommended exceptionally well matched wines for our meals. What a very special place...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

There is no Happy Hour here and you will not be happy when you get the bill. 2 glasses of wine, 1 shaved vegetable salad and 2 small burgers, 1 beef and 1 pork for a total of $89.99 including tip. Sat at the bar...More

Thank SanJuanderer
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were fortunate to get reservations here for dinner since it is one of the best restaurants on the island. It has a lovely setting along the water, the menu gives good choices, the food was very well prepared and presented, and the service was...More

Thank Toron2nians
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Questions & Answers
13 November 2016|
Response from montony | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest going to their web site and obtaining the e-mail address there to query their holiday hours. Sorry I am not allowed to post the address for you.
14 August 2016|
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Response from Rhoni0922 | Reviewed this property |
I guessing your asking about the Lamb, was it roasted or sautéed. Frankly I dont know. I'm guessing roasted. It was delicious and the best meal I've ever eaten
Darrell C
3 May 2015|
Response from Arima1951 | Reviewed this property |
I'm going there on Friday and will find out for you...
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Olga Rd, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9425
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-5886
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