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Herb's Tavern

80 1st St N, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8337
+1 360-378-7076
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
80 1st St N, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8337
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a summer on the island, and this bar was very cool. A place to meet locals, affordable drinks, a few pool tables and on Wednesdays they host a karaoke night which is pretty fun. The service is always great and the staff are...More

Thank Marcy_pan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The poor service shadows the good food but its still a great place to enjoy beer n apps while watching the hawks!

Thank BridgetABlack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told by multiple people that Herb's was the place the locals hang out. We went there with high hopes of having a great experience. Unfortunately, we had a mixed experience. The drinks and food we ordered were good, but the service was really...More

Thank BienViaje68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a long day of driving and ferry ride this was the first place we saw to eat. We were starving and just wanted to eat quick. This place was a pleasant surprise in regards to the food. We got salads and a Cowboy Burger....More

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here while waiting for our ferry and enjoyed it. While waiting for the food to arrive, it was nice to check out the old photos that are hung on the wall......pretty amazing. I'd recommend eating here.......less than spectacular, but quite good food.

Thank kindredspirits
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second restaurant in Friday Harbor we have visited following the tips of a local and this was the second time we have been extremely happy with the choice we made. We went to Herb's for breakfast and since I was angry I...More

Thank Baconator76
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We went into Herb's before our kayaking trip. My husband and I ordered the biscuits and gravy. DELICIOUS! The waiters were super friendly. I'm glad we stopped in.

Thank Kime1664
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We stumbled upon Herb's by accident while walking and it was a pleasant surprise! Friendly service and the breading for the friend seafood was really good! There was also a live band there which was nice To be honest we went to Haley's Sports Bar...More

Thank Shelemnohpee
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here not expecting much, but were pleasantly surprised. My husband had Herb's basic breakfast and I had the biscuits and gravy, both were delicious and plenty. This was the biggest and cheapest breakfast we found on the island. The service was also...More

1  Thank Melody N
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We got into Friday Harbor after driving all day just to get to the ferry. We were hungry, and we found this place. They had a nice variety of fried foods to suit just about any taste. They had burgers, seafood, and even a black...More

Thank ovolacto
Management response:Responded 4 August 2017

Thank you very much, we are very happy you enjoyed yourself.

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Jan M
23 August 2016|
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Response from HerbsTavern | Property representative |
yes we do, all year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 1st St N, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8337
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-7076
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