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The Courtyard Cafe

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230 Quincy St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5713
+1 360-379-3355
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08:00 - 17:00
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Wed - Mon 08:00 - 17:00
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Los Angeles, California
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86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this place. The house is about 150 years old for one thing. So cool to be eating where a family lived so long ago. The staff is friendly and they have wonderful coffee and pie!

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Thank Marla M
Port Townsend, Washington
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

But sometimes the ingredients in the sandwiches are not the best. We had a chicken curry sandwich and the chicken was tough and tasteless - either not brined, or too long in the fridge. Otherwise, friendly little place with great coffee, awesome selection of pastries, chess sets scattered about, and a casual but quiet atmosphere. Breakfast is not served all... More 

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Thank William H
Port Townsend, Washington
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is the place to go for lunch in Port Townsend. There's a wide variety of tasty sandwiches and soups and the desserts are homemade and bountiful. The atmosphere is relaxing and allows for a nice afternoon chat over coffee and sweets.

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Thank evaesq
Port Ludlow, Washington
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A good but little place to go with excellent food and staff. It sometimes gets very crowded. Excellent both inside and out but not much room

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Thank Nancy W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Super friendly owners, this cafe was on a list of recommendations from the hotel we were staying at and it did not disappoint! Husband and I both had the best French dip on the best melt in your mouth bread. I also had hot cocoa with a homemade marshmallow carmalized to yummy perfection and hubby had a triple shot white... More 

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Thank Kevin P
North Bend, Washington, United States
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108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A nice courtyard with a bench under a shady tree and other seats outside to eat, it is a great place to visit. They have all kinds of desert choices and sandwiches on the menu, with many vegetarian options. They had a great tasty clam chowder for pescatarians, just clams without the bacon that seems to now be common in... More 

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Thank RoMistry
Port Townsend, Washington
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Wonderful soups and sandwiches and divine pastries! We are fortunate to be local and so we can enjoy often!

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Anacortes, Washington
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I ordered the chef salad, which came with a large slice of homemade whole wheat bread. The salad was huge and could have easily been shared or split. The salad was tasty and fresh, and exactly what I expected. My husband ordered the three napkin Reuben. As a regular consumer of Reubens, he said the flavors were there, but the... More 

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Thank LaraDunning
Port Townsend, Washington
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99 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I've eaten here a few times and it's pretty good.Good price ,good food nice staff. I'll be eating here again.

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Thank R0add0g
Seattle, Washington
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53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

I keep going back to this cafe for lunch, and not just for the well-made soups and sandwiches and pies. This is a family-run cafe where locals gather and where you'll always find boat-builders and writers and musicians. Quite often, musicians perform here during the afternoon. If you want to feel at home in Port Townsend, check it out.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Quincy St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5713
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-379-3355

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