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Market Chef

225 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
+1 360-378-4546
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (71 reviews)
“turkey sandwich” (18 reviews)
“cookies” (31 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00All hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
225 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

While visiting San Juan Island for a few hours we weren't sure quite where to eat. We got a recommendation from the visitors center to checkout Market Chef. Best meal we've had in the last 5 days since being in Washington. High quality ingredients great...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We have purchased food to go to take on our picnic when going on a hike on the beautiful Island. Try the I'll have the Turkey it is terrific, they also have great salads, baked goods to go. They are only open for breakfast and...More

Thank crodgers34
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had fresh Crab Cakes and delicious sandwiches to go that we took on the ferry. I highly recommend they also have a deli case with home made salads and chicken etc..

Thank T4924IWnancyk
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for lunch and recommended by locals. The special eggplant Parmesan sandwich was wonderful and so was my husband's turkey sandwich. Everything is very fresh and homemade. Going back for Friday only fish tacos. Friendly, casual place. Only open til 4:00....More

Thank karenzirossmith
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My wife had one of their salads and raved on and on about it long enough that I decided to give this 5 stars, although my burger was just so so. I am a picky eater, and there wasn't much on the menu that seemed...More

Thank kindredspirits
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My bride and I often have lunch here, food is consistently good. My wife's fav are the fish tacos while mine is the crab cakes. Grilled veggies are excellent. Highly recommended

Thank afgm2014
Reviewed 13 August 2017

There are many good restaurants in Friday Harbor; this one stood out. My sandwich (cheddar, apple slices, sprouts, & sunflower seeds on artisan bread) was the best I've eaten in a long time. Husband liked his roast beef as well. This spot is bright &...More

Thank AZrover41
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Loved the food and menu. Farm to table ingredients. They have some both outdoor and indoor seating. I sat out front and enjoyed people watching and the warm sun on a July afternoon.

Thank Queenslake5370
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My niece and I were browsing next door at the book shop and got hungry so we popped next door to check it out. I have to say right here that I'm not a 'Foodie'. I'm just looking for a good turkey sandwich, maybe a...More

Thank TheNWTammy
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This was one of two places within walking distance that was open for a late lunch when we arrived on the ferry. Very nice selection with lots of healthy choices. Staff was friendly and helpful. Outdoor dining looked inviting, but couldn't accommodate our group of...More

Thank JPMama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 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: +1 360-378-4546
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