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The Fork at Agate Bay

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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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2530 Northshore Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226-9477
+1 360-733-1126
16:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

My family lives in Bellingham and this is one of their favorite spots which they treated me to tonight for my first time. The milk braised pork was something of legends. Unique, fresh ingredients, melt in your mouth delicious, and healthy. We'll absolutely be back.

Thank Christine O
Seattle, Washington
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165 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

A bit pricey for it's setting, but the food is high quality. They could use some curtains or something to help curb the echo chamber effect in the dining areas.

2 Thank mblam7
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

A little bit of a drive out, but we started our Saturday early & enjoyed the pretty drive around the lake to find this place and have a nice breakfast. I think we arrived just after they opened. The ratings were good & after our visit I would say the definitely deserve it. The service was friendly & made you... More 

Thank David F
Lynden, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015

Intimate, bistro dining. A birthday dinner for three. The halibut was exceptional. The bite of shrimp and grits from my husband's choice, may have changed my mind about grits, delicious. Service was very good. A nice range of menu choices, but limited enough to give special attention to each diner. Funky building, beautifully remodeled.

Thank Paula H
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

One of our favorite places in Whatcom County. Have been a number of times food and service is always good. Well worth the drive.

Thank IzzyBodhi
Bellingham, Washington
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

I took my Wife to The Fork for her Birthday dinner, and were very pleased with our dinner and experience. We started with a Butter Leaf & Bacon Salad with a with Gorgonzola and a Paprika Vinaigrette that was absolutely delicious. My wife had a Pork Loin special with Corn Bread Bread Pudding which both were very good but the... More 

1 Thank 2foodies4u
Bellingham, Washington
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Had the pork tenderloin. Superbly done. Shrimp and grits were marvelous. Always worth the drive.

Thank WhatcomTraveler55
Fairfax, Virginia
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2015

First visit to The Fork and it was delicious! Heard about the restaurant from the chef's parents who live in my town, so on a visit to Bellingham, we stopped for lunch and so glad we did. I had the huevos rancheros which were yummy. Others had the hamburger and said it was the best they have ever had. The... More 

Thank imnva
Bellingham, Washington
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2014

We made reservations well in advance for a romantic, Sunday night anniversary meal at "The Fork at Agate Bay". We had dined there for many celebrations in the past and anticipated a wonderful meal. Upon arrival we were seated in a side section by the bar. There was a large, loud TV blasting a football game. Diners at the next... More 

5 Thank Karen C
Bellingham, Washington
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2014

Great restaurant! Visited for an early evening dinner. The special for the night was Alaskan King Crab legs, flown in fresh from the boat. A little pricey, but well worth it. The meal was prepared perfectly, including the vegetables and potatoes! Very nice quiet atmosphere, excellent drink selections and draft beers. We are going back soon!

Thank Joe N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2530 Northshore Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226-9477
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-733-1126

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?