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Island Skillet

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$$ - $$$
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325 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5461
+1 360-376-3984
08:00 - 14:00
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Wilmington, Delaware
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165 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Think large portions of classic heavy breakfast food to fill you up on a cold day before a hike. No complaints.

Thank nskaye
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The Island Skillet does a solid breakfast. Good strong coffee and a large menu selection for breakfast. We are there three times during our stay all for breakfast. They do lunch but you need to arrive by 1:30 because they close at 2:00.

Thank R T
Sanibel Island, Florida
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Had a huge skillet breakfast - we took half home for a whole other meal. Locals with hearty appetites eat here. The service was outstanding! Highly recommend!

Thank sanibel_sadhu
Sumas. WA
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here and the chorizo skillet was delicious, the staff was very friendly and made sure we were taken care of. It is a very quaint place for a good price and delicious meal!

Thank KarenSumas_WA
Alta Loma, California
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231 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Island Skillet has the best breakfasts on the island. Fast and good service and great food. You can sit outside which is really nice.

Thank Sherry B
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stopped in for a late lunch on Sunday. We got there at about 1:30 and they close at 2:00 so it wasn't very busy. I ended up having a breakfast scramble, which was tasty, though a little greasy. My wife loves Reuben sandwiches so that was her choice, which she came to regret. First, the top slice of bread... More 

Thank mikewD7187PG
Bellingham, Washington
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Plenty to love about this homey place. There's nothing fancy about the decor. It was Valentine's Weekend and the place was hopping with mainlanders like us, Breakfast was delicious, and the friendly food server provided helpful suggestions about the Island and places we'd want to see on our short visit.

Thank educationdoc
Seattle, Washington
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We brought some friends out to Orcas Island to show them around. We all stopped into Island Skillet for breakfast. Never fails to please! I had the chorizo scramble, to die for! My wife had the mediterreanian skillet, simply fantastic. The coffee is roasted just for them and our friends took a bag of beans home with them. Cannot say... More 

Thank JosephJFuller
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The omelet I had here may have been the best omelet I have ever tasted in my life. We sat outside and enjoyed watching people go about their Saturday business in the little town of Eastsound. Delicious food, served quickly.

Thank 1ofdabest
Providence, RI
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Young, tall, dark haired male waiter was extremely rude not once but twice within first 3 minutes of walking in door. Walked out before he could say anything else to me and my mother. Completely unacceptable behavior. Asked to speak to a manager but did not have one on duty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Prune Aly, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-5461
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-3984
We are Orcas Islands Premiere spot for breakfast and lunch. Staring Jan 20th please join us for dinner as well Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 5:30pm-8pm...

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?