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“Excellent From Start to Finish!”
Review of Oystercatcher

Oystercatcher
Ranked #2 of 29 Restaurants in Coupeville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$12 - US$35
Cuisines: French, Contemporary
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: -Our dining room offers views of Penn Cove -We have outside dining available on our deck overlooking the water -Our menu changes seasonally and often to offer the freshest, local ingredients -We have a limited bar, as well as an excellent wine and beer list -Our open kitchen provides a one of a kind experience for diners
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We enjoyed an amazing dinner last night at Oystercatcher. Everything we ate was locally sourced or made in the kitchen from the fresh focaccia to the salted caramel ice cream. The food matched or bested far more expensive meals we have had at top-rated restaurants in Seattle. The service was friendly and knowledgeable and because we had an early reservation our table had a water view (overlooking downtown). Highly recommended. A delightful get away trip too. We look forward to our next dinner at this find.

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Thank lovestotravel033
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Reviewed 13 August 2014

We dined here on our first night ( Sunday ) in Coupville because they're closed on Monday and Tuesday. My wife had the rabbit and I ordered the Halibut but they ran out of that so I ended up with marbled salmon prepared the same way as the halibut. Both entrees were delicious. Can't recall what we had for dessert but that was excellent as well. If you like fresh local ingredients prepared creatively and don't mind spending some dough then you should eat here.

Thank Jody C
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

Booked a table as restaurant has been recommended by guests at our B&B. Ate here on our last night in Coupeville on Whidbey Islands WA. Not only the best meal we had on the Island, but one of the best meals we've ever had. Open plan kitchen gave interesting insight into kitchen. Staff friendly and accommodated slight change to one order. Food-honestly perfect. The rabbit and duck duo rilette was the best we've eaten since France. Duck entree - perfectly cooked duck breast and some duck confit too. Oyster starter coated in flaked almond crust and main course rabbit delicious too. Young chef came out when it was getting quiet and spoke to each table individually. Lovely young man. We wish him a successful future.

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Thank Marandosc
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

We enjoyed this place. There are 6 tables outside and probably 10 to 12 inside. It is small and intimate. The service was good if not as prompt as we would like, The select of wines limited but very nice from $9 to $15.

The lunch menu was similar to the dinner one but larger sizes.

My wife had a pretzel sandwich with mussels. She enjoyed it. I had a Ruben sandwich and the meat was more smoked than the oily meat I'm use to from back east. I really liked the taste.

My preference would be for lunch and not dinner because of dinner had a more limited selection.

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Thank BEC308
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Reviewed 19 July 2014

The Oystercatcher is a great restaurant operated by an enthusiastic young couple. They are only open a few nights each week but are off to a great start. Food was terrific and straightforward. It was our best dining while in the Puget Sound area.

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