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Silverwater Cafe

237 Taylor St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5766
+1 360-385-6448
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (59 reviews)
“salad” (60 reviews)
“ahi” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 15:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
237 Taylor St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5766
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

We were disappointed in the quality of food and the time it took to be served. The chowder was ordinary, as was the fish. The only thing we really enjoyed were the fried artichoke hearts.

Thank Anita1travels
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

They have the best fresh clam appetizer. I can in just for the clams and a couple martinis. All were fabulous. I suggest sitting in the upstairs bat.

Thank Alicia T
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The food is good. Particularly the appetizers. The atmosphere is nice though it's quite crowded. The location of the restaurant is excellent.

Thank evaesq
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This place has gone downhill. I love the atmosphere of the old place, really lovely, and it almost rated an "average" instead of a "poor" just because of that. But when your prices are that high, you can't just be paying for the ambiance. The...More

Thank LeonaHtheQueen
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We spent 5 days in Port Townsend & stumbled upon this little gem. We ate there 2 times & found the food & service excellent both times. We were greeted & seated in a prompt manor. We had an fantastic waitress each visit. Both were...More

Thank Tyjak
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We were seated upstairs on the balcony and it's quite a lovely place. The fish and chips were outstanding. Crunch breading and the best sweet potato fries ever! Our waiter was prompt but aloof.

Thank Loucardsfan
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

I had the salmon with garlic mashed potatoes and it was perfection, my husband had steak and it was awesome as well. Nice laid back place, friendly service and great cocktails. Highly recommend.

Thank PNWlove21
Reviewed 10 October 2015

during our week long stay in pt. townsand we decided to have dinner out and went to the silverwater cafe. it was great, and the waiter was also really friendly, helpful in ordering and right there when you needed him. we went early & without...More

Thank sproutywoman
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

There menu references which items are gluten free and more. I'm in a restricted diet and there offerings were simple so I could find something safe. My husband had the Ruben, he said it was delicious!

Thank retfam
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Pleasant surroundings not too much noise. Both upstairs and main floor dining. Interesting menu. Wait staff did a good job. Food was very good.

Thank Eric G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Taylor St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5766
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-6448
  • E-mail
David and Alison have owned the Silverwater Cafe since its opening in 1989. They have built the restaurant on the idea that bringing people together to enjoy good food, good wine and great friends is one of the most important things in life; and the desire to be a thriving addition to this lovely community of Port Townsend that we call home.We believe in quality and strive to continually perfect our craft. We at the Silverwater Cafe invite you in for a moment of casual elegance where you can feel at home with your kids, family and friends.
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