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Duck Soup Inn

50 Duck Soup Ln, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-6929
+1 360-378-4878
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
50 Duck Soup Ln, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-6929
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely a special treat kind of place. The food was inventive and delicious and the ambience was perfect--cozy, good lighting. Our vegan daughter had one choice, which was basically (good) rice and vegetables. We would have gone back a second time during our...More

Thank newtowners
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great meal with a guest last week and were very impressed. It was our first visit and we look forward to going back in the future. A reasonable wine list and a growing bar and cocktail service are nice, but food is...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious meal at Duck Soup and would highly recommend it to anyone going to Friday Harbor. About 4 miles out of town but certainly worth the drive. All the dishes looked fantastic!!!

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had the most incredible dinner at Duck Soup Inn this past weekend - it was definitely one for the books! I was here last Fall and found it to be good - but I had no idea we were in for such a treat...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

On our last night on San Juan, Lakedale Resort where we were staying recommended the Duck Soup Inn because of its proximity & good food. We wanted to do a last drive around the island to see the sun set at South Beach. Wasn't able...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

When we heard there was a new chef at Duck Soup, we hope the food would still be outstanding. We were not let down when we took some friends out for dinner this past weekend. The service was excellent with servers constantly filling our water...More

Thank p0rt0bell0
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Everything about this place is first class. It's a beautiful place in a beautiful setting with a beautiful menu. From the moment we walked inside, we felt comfortable and relaxed. The staff were very attentive. Heck, they kept bread and water on the table faster...More

Thank ovolacto
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

8 of us had a wonderful evening. The cocktails were especially exciting, with a very attentive bartender who came to the table to talk to us. The food was all excellent: salmon, duck, carpaccio, pasta, prawns special, desserts. Everyone enjoyed the food. Had a nice...More

Thank DPtraveler_8
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Fabulous drinks. Wonderful appetizers. Every dinner choice a winner. Attentive and informed service. I can't wait to return.

Thank mw98144
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The location of Duck Soup Inn is nestled in the woods with a delightful pond in front. The restaurant is rustic and inviting. They have new owners and everyone was very friendly and accommodating. The bartender (the night we were there) was from San Juan...More

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Teri K
9 August 2017|
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Response from Paulsue222 | Reviewed this property |
There is a smaller front room and a rear room that sits about 25 people or so. They are very busy so I would just give them a call. The food is excellent but you will need to set it up soon as they are a high demand local... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Duck Soup Ln, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-6929
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-4878
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Duck Soup Inn is a rustic island restaurant serving Pacific Northwest cuisine. We hope to offer you a sense of place by showcasing the bounty of the islands we are blessed to call home. From local farm produce, meat and seafood, foraged edibles from land and sea, and local goods made from island crafts people, the abundance and beauty of the San Juan's is on full display. We offer you adventures in island dining through fresh, seasonal, inspired cuisine, delightful wines, and creative cocktails served in a cozy cabin in the woods. The restaurant has received enthusiastic attention from various publications including Bon Appétit, Pacific Northwest Magazine, Seattle Met, Seattle Times, Gourmet, Travel & Leisure, and Fodor's.
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