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901 Grace Street, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239
+1 360-678-0683
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 15 min
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
901 Grace Street, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten at the Oystercatcher several times for lunch, and each time it has been very good. Meals have included the PoBoy, Cassoulet, and a Reuben like sandwich. They make their own bread which is excellent. The dining room is small and cozy, service...More

Thank peter_carnation
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oyster Ketch Book this restaurant before getting to Coupville. This place is special. Not only the food is good but the service and view are impeccable! This restaurant is small so in the busy months I can only imagine how hard it would be to...More

Thank oatti0252
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The Oystercatcher has gone through various owners over the years and today it is enjoying a heyday. Tyler and Sara have smartly limited the menu to a handful of delicious dishes that reflect the season and their creativity. I've never been disappointed with my selections....More

Thank SeattleTravelingTrav
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

When looking for a place to enjoy local Penn Cove mussels we walked a block away from the waterfront and found this delightful bistro. Bread(s) are made in house - not to be missed. My mussels were prepared in a classic French style. So glad...More

Thank t0psy2
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Two different people we met suggested Oystercatcher and it was very good. They served delicious vegetarian but you don’t have to go vegetarian. The bread was excellent. The soup we had was delicious. It is an excellent spot for a special meal out.

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We have been taking road trips around the US for 20 years which means an awful lot of eating places so we don't normally review restaurants but The Oystercatcher was simply one of the finest culinary experiences we have enjoyed in two decades of touring...More

Thank adamhornets
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem of an eatery while driving through Whidbey. And looking for lunch. Totally unassuming from the outside. Once inside we were enveloped in great aromas and a terrific menu with very attentive staff. Atmosphere was wonderful, open kitchen and casual. Food was...More

Thank Raleightraveler869
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The Oystercatcher was so good we ate there twice in our 4 days on the island. Truly exceptional preparations. Inventive combinations that were not artificially pretentious. They just worked. Like the Mussels with creme fraiche, garlic, wine and herbs. We've had mussels all over the...More

Thank Janetteach
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Ambience: we heard this place offered an upscale cuisine, so we were surprised with its simple, clean but unassuming décor. There is an outdoor patio area with a partial view of Penn Cove but we chose to eat inside. Service: very welcoming, friendly, attentive without...More

Thank carrigancourt
Reviewed 23 September 2017

A local pointed us to this establishment, and though we had strolled through Coupeville a few times before, it was new to us. The Oystercatcher is on the bandwagon for consuming local produce, and adds their own care and inventiveness to the mix. I started...More

Thank Kenpasha
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Grace Street, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Coupeville
  • Phone Number: +1 360-678-0683
  • E-mail
-Our dining room offers views of Penn Cove -We have outside dining available on our deck overlooking the water -Our menu changes seasonally and often to offer the freshest, local ingredients -We have a limited bar, as well as an excellent wine and beer list -Our open kitchen provides a one of a kind experience for diners
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