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Sweet Retreat & Espresso

264 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
+1 360-378-1957
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  • Average5%
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“ice cream” (16 reviews)
264 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The very friendly owner had a great gift of gab and sense of humor. I had an amazing milk shake and my wife and daughter had smoothies---with fresh fruit. Everything was freshly made and delicious. There really isn't any other place it town you should...More

Thank Ronald G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Small place tucked in the main street of Friday Harbor. Great breakfast sandwiches made to order using fresh cracked eggs. Outstanding service and value.

Thank nandodiver
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Our hotel recommended this place for a quick to-go breakfast. The egg sandwich with chipotle sauce was delicious! The owner and another guy were behind the window and sseemed very gracious and kept us entertained as we ordered and waited just a few minutes for...More

Thank eileensf
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had breakfast sandwiches here twice. So good and had espresso and lemonade. Really nice experience.

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This was a great place to pick up a breakfast muffin on two different mornings that we were in Friday Harbor. They've got smoothies and ice cream as well.

Thank KathrynAHall
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This shop is really close to the ferry dock. You could park in the ferry lane, and run over and get a cup of coffee or a sweet treat. I am a fan of coconut ice cream, and it was excellent! They have some soveniers...More

Thank shetoksalot
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This place is a gem just off Spring Street!  We went based on a recommendation from a colleague and it didn't disappoint. Got lattes and breakfast burritos - simple but good. They crack the eggs right in front of you. Extensive coffee / espresso set...More

Thank Trina C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

No reduced sugar ice cream available. With so many people on restricted diets these days, it would be nice to have an option.

Thank FifisFluff
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little place that serves to go. Great smoothies, ice cream, and shaved iced. Doesn't price gauge like some of the other businesses; fair prices. Try it out, you will not be sorry.

Thank Lamia A
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Located on Spring Street, tucked in just a bit, is Sweet Retreat. The guys who run the shop are friendly and fun, happy to give recommendations. They sold me on the raspberry peach smoothie, and it was totally worth it. There are gluten free options...More

Thank Howattp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-1957
Family owned and operated since 1998. Proudly making your hot and cold coffee drinks, yummy breakfast and lunch sandwiches and burritos, scrumptious ice cream cones, sundaes, shakes, old fashion malts, smoothies, frappuccions and Hawaiian Shave Ice ...all made to order. Stop by and give us a try. You'll be happy you did!
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