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The Brown Lantern Ale House

412 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1519
+1 360-293-2544
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (38 reviews)
“yam fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
412 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1519
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Reviewed 6 days ago

my family love this resturant. very hungry find this place good servise. litle bit more money good food.

Thank shanreka48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for the big bowl of chowder for lunch - not clam chowder, but rather the better - Crab chowder. The chunks of crab were perfect instead of the chewy clams you normally get in a chowder. We loved it. Good local beer with...More

Thank Viking46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for happy hour which is 3-6 daily. 9-close mon to thurs and all day sunday. Deals on drinks and food. The set up feels vintage and fun. Banners. T shirts. Pictures adorn the walls and ceiling. Lots to look at. This is the...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each of us ordered different things and they were all very good. We sat in the family dining area.....my grandson loved his burger and my salad was delicious. Friendly and helpful staff gave us great recommendations.....

Thank sharont413
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Best burger on Fidalgo Island. Also dog friendly - they have a beer garden out back. I like to take the dogs with me for lunch.

Thank Glenn C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Just blown away by the friendly staff! We just had an outstanding time because of them and wanted to say thank you for great food and a great time! Will be a once of year stop for me.

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Comfortable pub restaurant. The calamari was a bit on the overcooked side and lacking some flavor, but overall decent. My husband had the Reuben and said it was really good. I had the Cobb salad, which was huge! But really good, loaded with the yummy...More

Thank JacM1010
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Our first time in the city. Where to eat? Looked very busy so we went in. Very old place. Fastest service I have seen in a long time. Very large menu. Is your college banner on the wall? Strongly recommended.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We love The Brown! Our kids love it for lunch, and we love it for after hours. Great place in Anacortes. Get the habitots for a spicy treat!

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch over a holiday weekend. The menu offered several pub style favorites such as burgers, nachos and assortments of various fried foods. Overall the food was great and service was average... they appeared a bit under staffed for the tables that needed...More

Thank Jeremy G
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Questions & Answers
13 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Susan A | Reviewed this property |
3-6 every day, 9-close Monday thru Thursday and all day Sunday
13 August 2016|
Response from rusty_fwg | Reviewed this property |
3-6pm and then reverse 9-close. I think all day Sunday has specials if I remember correctly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1519
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-293-2544
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