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New Leaf Cafe

171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
+1 360-376-2200
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“halibut” (47 reviews)
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French, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

I had heard great things about this restaurant, so my expectations were high. They did not disappoint. The food was creative without being fussy, aesthetically pleasing and very delicious. Chef Steve Debaste is an island treasure! Our party shared several small plates, which were all...More

Thank Vivendi4
Reviewed 20 February 2016

A terrific brunch spot on Orcas Island, or anywhere, for that matter. Hunting for a great salmon dish, we happened upon New Leaf in yelp and set our sights on the smoked salmon benedict. We were a little disappointed to hear they had recently changed...More

2  Thank theoperadiva
Reviewed 17 February 2016

This is a great place for dinner on Orcas Island. The food is topnotch and the service is amazing! Definitely worth coming back!

Thank cc1492
Reviewed 17 February 2016

From service to food to atmosphere, the New Leaf Cafe never fails to disappoint. I celebrated my birthday here back in May of 2015 and it was a fantastic meal with a special visit from the chef. I like popping into the bar sometimes to...More

Thank InTheBizMyself
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The location is fab...the food top notch...and the service is not only friendly but thoughtful..the prices are not at all out of line....during the summer months reservations are a must,and they even have parking !

Thank 816tony
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Outstanding view, super friendly people in a turn of the century inn. Local seafood, beef, pork and local organic veggies fresh from the fields of Orcas island.

Thank David M
Reviewed 6 February 2016

The New Leaf Cafe is a wonderful spot to dine on Orcas Island...It is attached to The Outlook Inn which is historically significant....It is directly on the water facing Indian Island. There is Indoor and Outdoor seating...The food is high in quality, with a nice...More

Thank Arima1951
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We were in town for a friends wedding last August and this was the only restaurant still open when we got off the 8pm ferry. Good food and good service. I would come back here again.

2  Thank LAVOGT
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We made a dinner reservation well in advance to celebrate a special occasion. When we arrived, we were told they had no record of our reservation. In spite of that, they got us seated without much delay and we had an enjoyable dinner, though I...More

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We could tell that this restaurant had a mixture of tourists and locals, which is a good sign of the quality. The decor and setting lean towards the upscale. It's not ritzy by any means, but nice and quaint. They have a small bar but...More

1  Thank TravelinDan33
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13 November 2016|
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Response from WJD_CO | Reviewed this property |
I believe they may be closed for Christmas, but you could try Roses cafe in Eastsound. Trpadvisor has a feature that lets you ask them a question right from their page. Good luck, reserve early, roses gets booked up. Enjoy... More
carrie D
6 August 2016|
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Response from gener8rhayes |
Here are our current hours: Breakfast - Thursday, Friday, and Monday from 8am - 11:30am Saturday and Sunday from 7:30am - 12:30pm Dinner - Thursday through Monday from 5pm - 9:30pm Lounge - Thursday... More
Lisa L
1 August 2016|
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Response from SuzKats | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take resies!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-2200
  • E-mail
The cafe is Delicious food with a spirit of genuine service and hospitality Guests who visit the New Leaf remark on two things consistently: the quality of the food and the caring service. Your experience is always at the forefront of our minds - the food must be good and we want you to feel taken care of, delighted, relaxed, welcomed.
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