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Bob's Chowder Bar & BBQ Salmon

3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
+1 360-299-8000
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“chowder” (120 reviews)
“salmon” (27 reviews)
“fish and chips” (40 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was pretty good chowder, fish and chips were also good. They had wines by the glass and beer in cans and bottles. Very casual ambience.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every time we visit our daughter in Washington...best chowder EVER! Great food, fantastic service and awesome atmosphere!

Thank fowlerpeggy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Anacortes for 6 days I ate here 4 days. I had chowder in a bowl also fish and chips and all was fantastic. If you have a chance do not miss this little Gem

1  Thank cruisewithnancy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not greasy great service reasonable price. We loved the fried Oysters and they were a good deal too. French Fries were crispy and great tasting

Thank Janis V
Reviewed 8 September 2017

OMG where do I begin. I had the chowder bread bowl and it was delicious. it had fried clams in bottom then filled with clam chowder (to die for) and was topped with more fried clams. I love it!!! Also had a side of the...More

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great chowder, got the wild salmon and salad. It was really good and a great bargain! Highly recommend

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Enjoyed the seafood. Mostly fried. Kids enjoyed it. Large portions, fast service. Nice porch seating outside with a road view. There is an inside seating area. The menu has a lot of options. We had fried shrimp, fish, french fries and chowder, we were all...More

Thank 10PaulaM
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Got here at 3 in the afternoon and this place was still humming. We ordered fish and onion rings and oysters and chips. Fish was great, 5 oysters were huge and tasty with a really great breading, the fries were hot and crisp and the...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

If you are looking for a fine dining experience, this is not the place. HOWEVER! This is a great place to get a tasty bite to eat at a very reasonable price. It is clean and simple (think picnic tables and benches), and the service...More

Thank hazelnutman
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We have drive past Bob's for the entire time that it has been open. I saw the good reviews on Trip Advisor and we decided to give them a try. Everything was so good. The Calamari, Fish Tacos, Chowder, we loved it all. The chowder...More

Thank Arline S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-299-8000
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