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Market Chef

225 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
+1 360-472-0163
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turkey sandwich” (19 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Deli, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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225 A St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-9590
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Reviewed 27 June 2010

Great place to sit on the patio for lunch. The sandwiches are wonderful, the fish taco special was amazing! The portions are large, you might want to split a sandwich.

2  Thank 2dogfam
Reviewed 24 June 2010

Basically a gourmet deli, this place is open 11-4, or 11-6 in summer. Perfect lunch place, for eat in or take out. Had a divine salmon with dijon sauce and snow pea teriyaki salad, chosen from deli counter, warmed perfectly, ate on their small front...More

1  Thank beardiegal
Reviewed 17 June 2010

We grabbed a quick lunch here before heading out on a whale watching tour. Quick service, even during a busy lunch time, and delicious sandwiches. Many people seemed to know each other so I think it must be popular with locals as well. It's very...More

1  Thank travelintxwithkids
Reviewed 20 May 2010

Stumbled into it by accident. At the top of the hill to the left out of the ferry boat. Very locals place. Went for lunch. One of those bakery, deli type places where you order at the counter they try to find space to sit,...More

1  Thank DJFresh
Reviewed 2 April 2010

This deli has great food, period. Fresh made with island ingredients, when possible, this quaint little deli doesn't have a lots of refrigerated display cases because it actually sells its food quickly. If you are lucky enough to have leftovers from the single display, buy...More

1  Thank Badputtr
Reviewed 27 October 2009

The Market Chef is a perfect place to stop for lunch or to buy the fixings for a picnic on the Island.

Thank realscoop
Reviewed 6 August 2009

When you visit Friday Harbor, don't miss having lunch at Market Chef. Everything we tried was delicious and artfully unusual. Make sure to try the curried egg salad sandwich. The seating area is small, so go early. At 11 AM on a Friday we had...More

1  Thank Larus-glaucescens
Reviewed 18 July 2009

Market Chef is a bustling artisan deli. Despite the crowded space indoors as one orders and several short-tempered customers, the staff did fine courteously managing the flow and efficiently getting out the orders. Our hearty sandwiches were just scrumptious, mine an unusual curried egg salad...More

2  Thank Pat_Picks
Reviewed 17 April 2009

My husband and I recently spent a week in Friday Harbor. It was my first visit. The first day, we had lunch at Market Chef, and we enjoyed it so much that we returned every day for the fantastic specialty sandwiches from the menu or...More

2  Thank VCCPA
Reviewed 15 April 2009

As a frequent traveler (and occasional resident) to Friday Harbor, I promise there is no other restaurant that offers true cuisine at noon other than Market Chef. Whether you choose from the deli case or order a lunch special, your meal is made by hand...More

3  Thank IngaAustin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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: +1 360-472-0163
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