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“Great food. It is defintely gastronomic destintation.”

Willows Inn Restaurant
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: One seating at 6:30pm each night features a preset tasting menu that is entirely fished, foraged, and farmed from or around Lummi Island.
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Went there twice and each time are impressed by the good and service there. It is worth to stay there as well after dinner. Chef is trained in Noma which ranked no. 1 in the world for few years.

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Willows Inn is a truly charming place. Their restaurant, however, provided for one of the best dining experiences of our lives. Being a true foodie, I usually remember places I've traveled to by the food I had while there, and this visit will surely be one of those. Tasting menu boasting with fresh, locally-sourced, epicurean dishes, and presentation that rivals some of the best Michelin-accoladed restaurants. Service was impeccably attentive, professional and personable. We will surely be back.

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1  Thank Eddie A
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the Tasting Menu experience! Every dish served was amazingly presented and the flavors were so one of a kind. I didn't think our appetites would be satisfied, but by the end of the evening, we found ourselves completely full! The service was great, and we absolutely savored every moment of this dinner experience.

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is not just a dinner this is an experience. I would call this Ultra Dining. This is not cheap - it is eyepopping expensive. But it is worth it. This meal was a not only a work of art for the eyes but also the pallet.

CRITICAL SUGGESTIONS:
- Do the wine pairing!
- Try to stay at least two nights to really drink in and enjoy the relaxed island surroundings. I didn't do this and regretted it
-Come in the summer so you can drink in incredible sunsets over the san juan islands while you wallow is some of the most incredible cuisine in the world
-Bring your wallet one weekend for two will set you back $1200 so this place is amazing for special occasions like a birthday, or wedding anniversary
-Sunday nights can be easier to get into for a seating on weekends

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1  Thank Mikeald
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Second time for us, thanks to friends who are great fans of the chef-owner. A "once in a lifetime" meal that should, probably, be experienced only once in a lifetime. A revisit discloses some of the pretense that makes the food, site, and serving experience a bit too curated and frankly eccentric to be truly fine dining. Wine and cocktails are average at best.

For curious foodies who feel they need a new experience to revive fatigued tastebuds - or perhaps to brag about obscure, hard to reach venues.

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Thank PDXTraveler_98
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