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Vinny's Ristorante

165 West St, PO Box 3335, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8335
+1 360-378-1934
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (51 reviews)
“tiramisu” (17 reviews)
“bananas foster” (10 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
165 West St, PO Box 3335, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8335
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My parents and I visited Vinny's to celebrate my birthday dinner, and the food was absolutely amazing! My spaghetti with meat sauce and meatballs was perfect, the cocktails were scrumptious, and I had a wonderfully decadent brownie with coffee ice cream dessert. Both of my...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We always have dinner at Vinny's when in Friday Harbor, probably starting about 10 years back. The owners are two of the nicest people around and their staff is always very good. The food never fails to please. This time we enjoyed a sauteed mushroom...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It began when we got to the restaurant having made reservations for 6 pm. The owner said she had us down for 7 pm. But they did have tables, so no harm, no foul. The waitress took our order and did not write anything down....More

Thank jedimaster43
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had to wait a bit before we were noticed; then told--by the owner, I believe--that she would be right with us. Peeked around the corner and she was chatting with some women who appeared to be friends of hers. After we were seated, all...More

Thank BellinghamQuilter
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food, atmosphere and service. Signature calimari is different and great. All other dishes nicely prepared. Large portions. Highly recommended.

Thank stuart g
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Used their take out service to feed a group of football fans. The order was ready when promised and complete in every way. Food was terrific, very authentic. Our group had lasagne, bella nova, salad, chicken parmesan and a few others. All items rec'd many...More

Thank lheadley
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Well this was nothing fancy but a good find. We enjoyed a nice dinner with some decent wine and a friendly environment. It was a comfy, cozy restaurant with a bit above average food. I say, if you are looking for some Italian, this would...More

Thank Stepmonstersusan
Vinnys1, Owner at Vinny's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for visiting Vinny's and taking the time to write about us. We like to provide a friendly and comfortable environment, so we are happy that you felt this way. Hope you had a great time in Friday Harbor

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Heard about Vinny's and needed to try. Vinny's lives up to it's reputation. Open at 4pm and we were there. Appetizers, wine, main course, and of course, dessert. All outstanding served with a smile.

Thank Eileen C
Vinnys1, Owner at Vinny's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

So happy to read this, thank you so much for the kinds words

Reviewed 25 September 2017

My husband and I celebrated our 2 year anniversary at Vinny's. It's a gem on the island. We started our meal with a salad. They also provide complimentary bread. For our main course, I chose the lasagna (yummy) and my husband had the spaghetti with...More

Thank Yvonnes_Travel_Tips
Vinnys1, Owner at Vinny's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Happy belated Anniversary! We are so happy you had a great experience at Vinny's. Thank you so much for dining with us

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Went to this place the first night in Friday Harbor. I absolutely loved it and the people there were great. The food was great. Definitely would go back.

Thank krischappell
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Questions & Answers
Billie R
15 August 2016|
Response from fhfoodie | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Our restaurant seats 52 maximum. You might try Friday Harbor House.
6 May 2016|
Response from Fred B | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Call Vinny's and ask for Becky it Julie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 West St, PO Box 3335, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8335
    (First St)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-1934
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We are a quaint, little Italian restaurant in the heart of Friday Harbor. We offer authentic Italian Cuisine in a beautiful, fun atmosphere. Come and enjoy Vinny’s!
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