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Roy's Drive-Thru

25 Nichols St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9579
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
17 Sep 2016
“Sometimes You’re Just Lucky”
25 Jul 2016
“Best burger in town”
Open Now
06:30 - 17:30All hours
American, Fast food
25 Nichols St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9579
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

On a long walk by the waterfront with our dogs, we were wondering what to do for lunch so we pulled out the map of town. A lady observed us looking at the map and asked if she could help us find something. After telling...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I love this place. they have the best burgers , mexi, with hot peppers and the truly great delux with tomatoes and all the trimmings!!!! Yum!!

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Theirs italian ice soda`s are so AMAZING! Their muffins coffee and hot chocolate`s are also very VERY good. Overall if you want a quick coffee just go here. Amazing service and if you go inside it has a very warm feeling.

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 28 October 2015

OK, this isn't a gourmet restaurant. Shakes and dogs, really. But! If you like a real milkshake, made from milk and ice cream in a blender...this is heaven. I arrived here after asking the most milk-fed bagger at King's where the island's best shake was....More

Thank Jhousel
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Great little family operated and independent coffee drive-thru. They also have an outside walk - up ordering counter with some outdoor tables & chairs right next to the Ferry overload parking lot. Small town convenience like it should be.

Thank Al L
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Not a big selection on the menu, certainly not starbucks. they did not have regular drip coffee. They did not have scones. They did have lattee's and espresso.

Thank Debb M
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Excellent service and always so nice! There coffee is very good too! Makes the over flo parking for the ferry a much better experience!

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Again, customer service & just great coffee! He visited with us like he had known us for years. Another great experience at Friday Harbor.

Thank Kenlee01
Reviewed 10 October 2013

If you want fast food that's also good, Roy's is excellent. They have burgers and hot dogs, made just the way you ask. They also have a LOT of flavors for milk shakes. If you'll be here awhile, you can get a ticket to click...More

Thank Maggie L
Reviewed 18 April 2013

I used to love my near daily stops at Roys until a few years ago when Roy sold out. The new owners have taken the great shakes and espresso and cheapened them somehow. I mean really, their lattes were better the starbucks but now they...More

1  Thank MsKelela
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Open Hours
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
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  • Address: 25 Nichols St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9579
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
The best hot dogs and milk shakes on the planet! Close to the ferry terminal parking area. Perfect place to grab a bite when waiting for a morning or afternoon ferry. Sorry for those catching the evening ferry, they close at 3pm.
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