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The Fork at Agate Bay

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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2530 Northshore Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226-9477
+1 360-733-1126
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Monday
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Hours:
Wed - Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 22:00
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Bellingham, Washington
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu changes so every visit offers something new or seasonal but with enough standby favorites, flatbread pizza and salads, to be a safe option with my sometimes picky or non adventuresome son. The service is always good and was so on this visit as well. The food never fails to please and it has an extensive wine list and... More 

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Thank Smd1159
Bellingham, Washington
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This restaurant is in a somewhat remote but beautiful area south of Lake Whatcom. The food is prepared beautifully and with good local natural ingredients. It's popular and it's busy so reservations are advised.

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Thank Raphael E
Pacific Northwest
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103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Enjoyed this out-of-the-way small restaurant (7 miles east of I-5) by Lake Whatcom. There is no view of the lake from the restaurant, but it is a pretty drive. We all enjoyed our food and the service was friendly and prompt. Prices are reasonable and servings are ample. On Saturday early afternoon we could order from both the breakfast and/or... More 

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Thank haptravlr
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful dining experience. Delicious food, comfortable setting and friendly and attentive staff. Enjoyed our time there very much. Salads & flat breads are very good and portions are generous. No complaints!

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Thank Latina53
Oliver, British Columbia, Canada
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174 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've eaten here a few times with my Bellingham friends. This time the food wasnot as great, it was very noise and the service was a little slow. I was more impressed last time I ate there as then the food seemed excellent. Not sure if it is hit and miss or just that the special wasnt great.

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Thank Hilary D
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is a bonus to Bellingham - literally in the fork in the road - well-appointed, wood fire pizzas, fresh seafood (the ahi appetizer was exceptional!), salads (nectarine and strawberries green salad - amazing!) and the roasted corn soufflé with the beef! Great wines by the glass (reasonable prices) and local brews on tap. Small intimate, outdoor and bar seating.... More 

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Thank Tammy H
Seattle
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Great food great service and the beignets were amazing pizza fabulous great stop we were very impressed with the variety of beer too yummy!!!!

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Thank SeattleLynneB
Champlin Minnesota
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58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We went for dinner. We split the shrimp and grits for an appetizer. It's a large portion for two, almost large enough for an entree with a salad. It wasn't low-country style in flavor profile and the grits were the finest-grind of grits I've ever encountered and almost ate like very light and creamy mashed potatoes. You could barely perceive... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Phenomenal dinner last night!!!! Salmon special earned full marks (as did the rest of the food and service) Mind boggling that "The Fork" is rated so low- Foodies beware; only two worthwhile restaurants in town! "The Fork", and " Ciao Thyme".!!!!! Eat the rest of your meals at home!

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New York City, New York
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

While on vacation in Bellingham, almost everyone we spoke to mentioned "The Fork" as a place to have dinner. The meal was great! The place has an interesting menu, our party of four had a variety of dishes and they do everything well. There is a nice wine list and the service was friendly and helpful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2530 Northshore Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226-9477
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-733-1126

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