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Herb's Tavern

) #21 of 42 Restaurants in Friday Harbor ££ - £££ American, ,
80 1st St N, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8337
+1 360-378-7076
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
££ - £££
80 1st St N, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8337
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11 - 20 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great atmosphere. It's the oldest tavern in Friday Harbor. Very friendly people, locals hang out. We had fish(cod) and chips and it was excellent.

Thank Audrey K
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Had friendly staff and decent prices. Good place for a late nite snack and actually had a pretty good breakfast.

Thank Cody S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Oldest tavern in Friday Harbor and I would agree. Food was pretty good, service was good, prices were good, but it did have that smell that taverns have. A mix of stale beer and disinfectant.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

So I love dive bars...This bar has Rainier on tap...need I say more? So I also love bars who's employees care about their job and their customers. That's what I got here...nice staff (although there was a slight decline I noticed between the day staff...More

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We were going to try our 1st night the hungry clam it wasn't open coho wasn't open at 5:30 the local taxi driver saw us debaiting what next and asked us what kind of food. I said seafood and he referred me here. I had...More

Thank CloudEnvy
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I stopped in here my first night at Friday Harbor. I got the Fish N Chips. Very good, not greasy and quite filling. I believe it was $14.99. The coleslaw was a little dry, but everything else was great! Service was quick and the man...More

Thank abrown8977
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Have update the decor and is great for drinks and the local vibe! Band was playing in Friday night. The food was great bar food especially the tater tots! Worth a visit when in Friday Harbor.

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It doesn't look like much and it's not fine dining, folks, but if you find yourself in Friday Harbor looking for a beer and burger, Herb's should work out quite nicely. The service is laid back but fun, fast, and friendly. There's a decent selection...More

Thank RegularJoe62
HerbsTavern, Owner at Herb's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

We are very happy you enjoyed yourself at Herbs. See you next time.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We found ourselves at Herb's Tavern in the heart of Friday Harbor twice. Sandwiches and salads were good! Not your typical dry tavern fare. Home town servers - fun!

Thank Ajmmeao
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Herb's has great meals in a very relaxed, bar environment. Yes - this is a locals place but it is friendly and you are welcome. Lots of mariners overnighting in Friday Harbor walk up from the marina for dinner and drinks. Basic but excellent, solid...More

Thank Chuck D
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Jan M
Is there karaoke this Wednesday? Love to hear!
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yes we do, all year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
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, Parking Available
Good for
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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