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Hungry Clam

205 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
+1 360-378-3474
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (52 reviews)
“french fries” (10 reviews)
Open Now
05:00 - 19:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Diner
205 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A group of 13 of us stopped in for lunch. Everyone got overcooked french fries, almost to the point of burned. They later brought out some that were ok, but should never served the first batch. The 3 people that got cole slaw all thought...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience was simply not good. Was with a large group, 7 adults, 7 children.Had a difficult time getting a couple extra chairs for kids but restaurant was not busy with maybe 4 others inside. Ordered our lunches which varied with everyone with 3 adults...More

Thank Jonathan054
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

set on the corner of the first hill into Friday Harbor this 1950's oriented cafe is a fun place to eat for the retro experience, with 45 rpms screwed to the walls and a broken down juke box, booths and a wonderful milkshake selection. I...More

Thank Steven I
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Hot hot and delicious clam chowder with hot bread to go. Take a 2 minute drive and enjoy it watching the waves at Sporthaven Beach which has ample parking. Always a friendly staff.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We stopped by for a late breakfast. The food was good, and the atmosphere fun. The server was very nice.

Thank Seattlecyn
Reviewed 2 March 2018

It was a cold rainy day, but we decided on a milkshake anyway - soooooo good! We also had the fish and chips, really good but way too much food.

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Conveniently located near the ferry terminal and open early for breakfast too. Average quality food...generally very good staff and moderate prices

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Owner treated me and my family extremely rude. Never experienced anything like it. No wonder it is for sale. Wait staff was fearful of him too. Would give a negative rating if possible

Thank imaduner
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Nice little find across the street from our Friday Harbor accommodations. We’re doing a low-carb thing at the moment and the dishes were easy to customize for that. Cute diner vibe, reasonable coffee, and friendly casual service. Would ( and probably will) come again.

Thank Constance S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Hungry Clam is a charming, friendly diner with a large menu. We were greeted as soon as we walked in the door, and offered a table with a great view outside. My fried oysters were delish, and the french fries were nice and crispy. This...More

Thank Cathy R
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Yulia R
11 April 2017|
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Response from Julie F | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend calling them and letting them know. They may not be aware. I do know they open very early as the people that are catching the red eye or very early morning ferry would have somewhere to eat. I am not sure... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
05:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-3474
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