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502 Commercial Ave., Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1729
+1 360-293-7383
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07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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Anacortes, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Simply the best place to eat when you are hungry. The food is fresh and the portions are very generous. The place is always packed but one can always find a seat! Staff is super friendly and it is a local hang out. I always recommend GERE-a-DELI to my friends and family!

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Thank rubij
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

One of my favorite places to eat in Anacortes. The meatloaf sandwich is fantastic, as are their daily soups.they are always busy but the service is quick. Great atmosphere with old signs on the walls. Everything I have had has been delicious and I have been here often!

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Anacortes, Washington
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Consistently excellent, fast service, fresh ingredients, smiling faces and good atmosphere. if the line is long be patient. its worth it

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Thank Larry N
Bellingham, WA
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful carrot cake with not too sweet frosting. We also got mango chicken pasta salad for a picnic at beautiful Washington Park

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Thank washingtoncountygirl
Anacortes, Washington
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place in Anacortes for lunch. Don't forget to get a brownie. Most of the salads are amazing. Usually busy as heck though. That's half the fun

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Thank JohnnyMD98221
Anacortes, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always fun to visit this restaurant. Open and airy with many communal tables. The food is always fresh and delicious and reasonably priced. A staple in beautiful Anacortes!

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Thank CharlieandDolly
Anacortes, Washington
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is an institution in Anacortes. It is really popular with the locals. You have to wait in line to order and then find a table and they bring it to you. The rotating soups are popular. Prices are reasonable and portions are good. Lots of specials and salads plus extensive list of sandwiches. My fav is the "Some... More 

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Thank Joe B
Seattle, Washington
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I've been here a couple times, once at breakfast and once at lunch. Both were excellent. Lunchtime is busy, full of locals so you know it is good. Breakfast was awesome, two of us split a breakfast sandwich on ciabatta bread, that plus coffee made our morning. This is a really good, unpretentious, friendly deli in a cool old building.... More 

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Thank ballardbridge
Anacortes, Washington
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Gere-a-deli has been a local favorite for over thirty years. At lunch, around 1130am, no matter what day it is, there is a line to the door. So arrive before or after the lunch rush. They have a great selection of sandwiches, salads, soups and baked goods, and old-timey sodas. I really like the Fidalgo Island salad with walnuts, raisins,... More 

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Thank LaraDunning
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We were told by a few people on the san juan islands that we needed to try this place. Im glad we did it was fantastic. The food and treats were amazing and the atmosphere was awesome. We will be back for sure.

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Thank Ted B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 Commercial Ave., Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-293-7383

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?