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The Bean Cafe

150B 1st St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA
+1 360-370-5858
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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150B 1st St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA
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Reviewed 15 June 2013

We were so warmly welcomed immediately upon entering the Bean Cafe. Our coffee drinks were prepared so well. All the yummy treats looked so tempting that we tried some of the home made cookies. We were so happy. Then we tried the smoke salted caramel...More

1  Thank Ana M
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We enjoyed the food which was fresh and the service was friendly and quick to help. We would go back again.

2  Thank Keith J
Reviewed 2 June 2013

This is a very nice place right by the water and where you line up for the ferry. The oatmeal was great and full of fresh berries and nuts. Great place to stop on a Sunday morning

2  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Locals will tell you to always have your car in the ferry lines an hour before departure. So what do you do till the ferry arrives? Duh, go to The Bean Café. The food is good. The seating is very comfortable. They have free Wi...More

2  Thank Goodness4you
Reviewed 22 April 2013

If you are looking for a coffee style house to stop in to enjoy a cup of great coffee or some organic steel cut oats in the morning this is the place to go. Conveniently located next to the ferry landing in Friday Harbor it...More

2  Thank MsKelela
Reviewed 6 April 2013

in Friday Harbor as they claim, then Friday Harbor should secede from the state of Washington, home of excellent coffee.

1  Thank joesmithvan
Reviewed 5 April 2013

I had Veggie Chilli and buttered toasted bread and it was amazing...And although the food was excellent I love the atmosphere in this place...I took a book, ordered food, grabbed a table and enjoyed reading and people watching for a while...They also make a mean...More

1  Thank slstartsagain
Reviewed 7 March 2013

We came to the Bean to sit out the hour wait for the ferry. It came recommended by one of the local shop keepers, and it was just what we wanted! We were looking for a place we could play cards and settle in a...More

1  Thank lanaleilani
Reviewed 6 February 2013

The Bean is the go-to meeting place for islanders. I'm writing right now before heading out to meet a friend for his birthday! (Shhhh.) Really a comfortable place, with a happy staff and great sandwiches. And cookies. Ohhhh, those cookies. They're my kryptonite... Don't miss...More

2  Thank islandrebecca
Reviewed 28 November 2012

On an incredibly rainy day, we ducked into The Bean Café to dry off & have an early lunch. After a delicious panini lunch, we played Uno (with their cards), waiting out the rain. The friendly staff, the welcoming atmosphere, the warmth of the room,...More

1  Thank PacificNWFamily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150B 1st St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-370-5858
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