We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bob's Chowder Bar & BBQ Salmon

3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
+1 360-299-8000
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (100 reviews)
“salmon” (26 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups, Barbecue
PRICE
DETAILS
3320 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-4226
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (191)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chowder was good but other fried food was just so-so. Cod and shrimp was not so great. Oysters were good.

Thank Leesamaejosh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband enjoyed Bob's more than I did. I thought it was too expensive, but my husband thought the prices were fine. We both enjoyed our food, however I was sick for two days after eating here. I doubt my sickness was related to the...More

Thank Dragonfly8155
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sign says best chowder in town. I have to agree. Thick, with lots of clams and not overloaded with potatoes. Bread Bowls were fresh (I have stale bread!). Wife had the chicken strips. Should have a size warning, they were huge! Bigger than my entire...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate dinner here in April 2017. We have been here before and love their chowder and oysters. Oysters are fried and large. A Beer batter frying would make them better !! But that's my Boston preference. Quick service .Reasonable prices, locals eat here too. Not...More

Thank Corrine J
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I visited this restaurant after a long day at Orcas Island. The restaurant seem bright and pleasant, but I was not interested in dining in that evening. I heard great things about their Clam Chowder, and so I sought take out on this trip. They...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were hungry and wanted a sit-down/dine-in place where the service would be fast and the food would be good. Bob's hit both marks and we left satisfied and willing to return at another time we're in Anacortes! The lemon salad dressing on the Cole-slaw...More

Thank Hoopy2
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My son loved their clam chowder. We went twice during our six day stay. Salmon tacos also very good.

Thank travelgirl101228
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Loved finding this friendly little spot at the end of a travel day. It's at the very entrance into town and it exudes a funky, upbeat style. The chowder was very tasty. I ordered the fried oysters and they were tender inside and crunchy outside....More

Thank AvaE27
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

First time being here since I moved to Anacortes last October. I had the salmon wrap and some clam chowder and they were both amazing. The wrap was so fresh and the sauce they put on the wrap is very tasty. The chowder is thick...More

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My wife and I took one of our weekend road trips through Anacortes and were looking for a restaurant that served great fish and chips (and we have been to many). I checked Trip Advisor re: Bob's and thought we would give it a try....More

Thank Athan S
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Greek Islands
206 reviews
1.21 km away
Donut House
104 reviews
.54 km away
Agave Tacqueria
60 reviews
.72 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cap Sante Park
138 reviews
2.28 km away
Tommy Thompson Trail
60 reviews
2.06 km away
Cranberry Lake
27 reviews
2.40 km away
Anacortes Farmer's Market
34 reviews
2.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bob's Chowder Bar & BBQ Salmon staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
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
  • E-mail