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Friday's Crabhouse

65 Front St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7976
+1 360-378-8801
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“chowder” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
65 Front St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7976
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

These guys play it different because they make it easy on folks wanting to walk around town or head onto the ferry. You order and pay at the bar. They will find you if you stay or you can wait and take it to go....More

Thank Arvan2013
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We thought we'd found a great place due to the location and the view, however, after our order never came after 45 minutes and we asked about it the barman who'd been serving us on the top level became very rude. The wait-staff seemed a...More

Thank boloca
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

My family and I had just arrived in Friday Harbor and were enticed by the oysters being grilled just outside of the restaurant. We were disappointed as they were mushy and lacking flavor and texture. The clams were also disappointing--dry and equally tasteless. Probably okay...More

Thank 97,869
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We spent $68.01 for two cups of curdled cream chowder, two wilted Caesar salads, and two grilled pieces of Wild Coho. Major ripoff. The salmon had absolutely no taste except for the taste of their dirty greasy grill. I cannot believe this place even stays...More

Thank LizardHntr
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

A little confusing in layout. The take-out area is at the entrance, and you place your order for drinks/food at the bar downstairs after sitting anywhere you like. The ordering system is a little chaotic so listen out for your name! Decent quality seafood. Little...More

Thank PierreMalmaison
Reviewed 29 August 2017

After settling in to our hotel we stopped here for a cocktail. We sat up top to look out over Friday Harbor. Excellent views. Menu looked great & lots of folks enjoying their meal.

Thank Sandi A
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here during a whale watching excursion. Did not like it. Confusing layout. Finally got my food and drink order in then the long wait began. Portions were surprisingly small. Right down to the 8oz beer. Food wasn't anything special either. Too many places to...More

Thank riverbum123
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We had burgers & fries, which were very good, and the service was really good too. Seats upstairs along the outdoor bar offered a nice view.

Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here during a whale watching trip. The set up is a bit confusing, you order at several different bar areas, depending on what you want (i.e. Burgers are ordered separately from seafood. We had the captains platter to share. The fish, calamari and prawns...More

Thank sm1710
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our family stopped here on the recommendation of a local. If you've ever been to Friday Harbor, you will know that there are an amazing variety of choices for eating , from fine dining to cheap eats. Friday's was a good option for a busy...More

Thank hazelnutman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Front St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7976
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-8801
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