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“Best Place for Breakfast”
Review of Rocky Bay Cafe

Rocky Bay Cafe
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Reviewed 22 September 2013

I had terrific chorizo and eggs at this cafe during our stay on the island. John, the owner,, moved here about ten years ago and detected a lack of customer care in the local restaurants at that time. Sort of the "captive audience" attitude. So, he bought the old donut shop and expanded it into a cafe. It is now the most popular place on the island for breakfast and can sometimes be tough to get into. Great menu, nice staff, reasonably priced, and good location all combine to make this a logical place to try while you are on the island.

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Reviewed 20 September 2013 via mobile

Excellent service and quite crowded for breakfast. Good coffee and ok pancakes. Oatmeal looked good. Will probably return as there are few sit down choices.

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Reviewed 18 September 2013

Went there with some friends for breakfast and had one of the cinnamon buns, very good. The place was packed with customers at 9 am. The staff did not seem overwhelmed and kept our coffee cups filled. One in our party had biscuits and gravy, seemed well pleased with that. We will go back again.

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Thank x4ster
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Reviewed 12 September 2013

Considering the fact that most food has to be imported to the island, breakfast was more than adequate in portion size and quite fair in its cost. Staff was very friendly. Service was fast and we were honored with VIP seating in Sam's reserved spot ;-) If there is a reason I would ever return to Friday Harbor, I would not miss another breakfast at the Rocky Bay Cafe!

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Thank NMC_12
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Reviewed 12 September 2013

Our hotel told us this was the ONLY spot for breakfast, so we gave it a try. There was quite a line waiting for breakfast, so we started chatting with a local woman & her mother who were behind us behind us in line, and ended up inviting them to share a table with us. We got some great local tips on not-to-miss places to see and a great breakfast! There was a nice variety of menu items and a casual, friendly vibe and good service. I had the light breakfast, with scrambled eggs & fresh fruit--very good.

Thank naninoregon
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