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Lower Tavern

46 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA
+1 360-376-4848
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (70 reviews)
“fries” (32 reviews)
“patty melt” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
46 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We enjoyed the outside patio...had a few beers and ordered the fried clam strips. They were good. The service was good; our waitress was very friendly and recommended a few other places to visit while we were in town.

Thank 978monicar
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

OK… We got here completely by accident. We were on a great whale watching excursion and got back after 9 PM when the Inn at Ship Bay, where we had a reservation, had closed. We wandered into Lower tavern and found friendly people, wonderful bar...More

Thank Professor_Court
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Plenty of locals frequent the tavern and are on first name basis with the servers. We wanted a quick dinner after settling into our cabin and Lower Tavern fit the bill. The beer selection was very good and the salmon burger was outstanding; probably the...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I recently went to Orcas Island for a quick getaway. When we arrived at Eastsound we asked some locals where we could get something to eat. They all recommended the Lower Tavern. Ee ordered hamburger and fries and we weren't disappointed. The...More

Thank W6994BTjohns
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

They make the best onion rings and the black and blue burgers are amazing! Good service , tables are wire mesh so not sure how clean they get. Sit out back.

Thank choozeywife
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Overall the place was so-so. Sign out fron said "best burgers in town" but was not impressed. My husband & I Asked for medium done but both came out over cooked and the fries tasted like they had been re- heated once or twice. The...More

Thank Pattivb
Reviewed 25 August 2016

After wandering all over town looking for a pub to rest our weary feet and tip a few, we stumbled into the Lower Tavern. On first glance, it's a pub catering to the local population with "townies" being obviously out of place. That being said,...More

Thank Jerichong
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Stopped here after hiking to kill time before the ferry, nice menu, all the food very good, good beer and cider selection, nice atmosphere wtih kareoke and lots of tv showing sports

Thank mphmactravels
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

After reading another review here on trip advisor that this place was family friendly & welcomed kids, I was shocked to see at the bottom of their sign, "No minors allowed." And another such sign on the window near the main door. So, we had...More

Thank Kylewag
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We went for lunch and to watch the Seahawks game. We sat at the bar and had very friendly service despite the fact that it was crowded. We had a BLT - best ever BLT, and a burger. Both came with abundant fries and/or salad...More

Thank Zipidee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-4848
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