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Adrift Restaurant

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510 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1729
+1 360-588-0653
08:00 - 14:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Seattle, WA
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Excellent restaurant in Anacortes! Try the pan fried oysters - wow! Eggs benedict with Dungeness crab, and biscuits with homemade raspberry jam - truly one the best breakfasts I've ever had. Also enjoyed the nautical theme with fast and friendly service. Some items are a bit on the pricey side - but it was totally worth it - Highly recommended!

Thank omegaman13
Sedro Woolley, Washington
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Tasty. Good service. It was last summer. It was noisy. Not good for personal conversations but the good was good.

Thank caroler54
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Food reliably good with unusual and wonderful vegetable sides, local meats, and very helpful staff. Everything is fresh, creative, and tasty!

Thank Karen G
Anacortes, Washington
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 January 2017

When I want a sit-down meal with good service and excellent food, Adrift is my go-to place. I've eaten here for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The standing menu offers a lot of variety and their specials are delicious.

Thank Diane M
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

My wife and I spent one night in Anacortes, and had dinner at adrift. The restaurant is small with nice character reflecting the nature of the town. Thought the pace is limited is set up in such a way that it feels private and intimate. Food was good, and full of taste. My two favorite dishes where the Steamers in... More 

Thank Juan A
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Not only is the food at Adrift amazing, the service is so personal that you feel like you've been visiting the establishment for ages. I was only in the Anacortes area for four days. I found Adrift on the first night, and opted to return on the third as well. It's just that good. Both nights I sat at the... More 

Thank Karla G
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Yesterday my brother and I sat for two hours for coffee only. They didn't care and kept us filled up. Food wasn't cheap although there were a few items very reasonably priced. I watched them make heavenly looking biscuits, and homemade croutons. Very cute place. Very friendly, comfortable and I'd go again anytime! Love those copper counter tops at the... More 

Thank penelopi
Seattle, Washington
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The Adrift Restaurant is a good place for interesting food. The menu has many interesting local items and some standard fare for those a little less adventurous. We have dined there on a couple of occasions and enjoyed sitting at the counter watching the staff cook amazing things in an incredibly small kitchen.....this is teamwork at it's best. All tasted... More 

Thank Todd A
Bangkok, Thailand
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92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Went here on Sunday morning for a breakfast and they had scrambled eggs with crab meat that are really so good. The place gets full, so waiting time may be a bit long, but food is great.

Thank NabilBKK
North Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We tried to go to this restaurant a year ago but it was full. We were advised by the locals that this is a favorite place for the residents. We thoroughly enjoyed the meal and atmosphere at this restaurant. I had crab cakes, which were delicious and my husband had a fresh cod dish, also delicious.

Thank mandnhamilton

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
American, Seafood, International, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-588-0653
Adrift is a friendly, casual, locavore eatery with a creative and diverse menu. We serve breakfast all day, lunch, and dinner, and we source much of our meats, seafood, and produce from local farmers. We have an extensive seafood menu featuring local clams, mussels, scallops, oysters, crab, smoked trout, salmon, halibut, and catfish. Our Skagit Burgers are locally famous, they are made with local grass fed beef, housemade potato bun, balsamic caramelized red onions, and toasted garlic aioli. Drift in and join us for a great meal. Follow us on Facebook for specials and announcements!

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Tatum, Texas
Anacortes, Washington
over a year ago

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?