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New Leaf Cafe

171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
+1 360-376-2200
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“halibut” (45 reviews)
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French, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
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161 - 170 of 531 reviews

Reviewed 15 October 2015

The food was amazing. So fresh and delicious. The staff was very friendly and helpful as well. I went in October and was surprised how many places were closed for dinner so I would recommend reservations.

1  Thank Beachbeck78
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Local fare done right, great food! Very open and inviting atmosphere! Great restaurant, just hard to get into later in the season, plus make reservations. Lots of people really like this place and it fill fast.

1  Thank MikenPat H
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Food was excellent; lemon cream risotto was a stand out, as was the hummus. Lamb, too. Only little glitch, and it was little, was that we requested a wine that was not on the menu but which a nearby table had been served. They served...More

Thank SimplyAmerican
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Everything we got was quite good, but a little expensive. The service was very good and the ambience of the dinning room was nice.

Thank jim m
Reviewed 1 October 2015

5 dot rating is not enough for New Leaf! When we go to out of the way places like Orcas we honestly never expect much in the way of food as most are cheap dives that offer just the basic being the local is remote....More

Thank Dave741776
Reviewed 28 September 2015

excellent breakfasts- we ate there twice- bar was fun too- very helpful & great service- nicest people ever

Thank Leslie E
Reviewed 27 September 2015

We decided to eat at New Leaf our first night on Orcas Island. We were concerned in the afternoon given the entire placed looked locked up tight - but as soon as dinner service began it was bustling. The atmosphere was casual, the service attentive,...More

Thank JRwestla
Reviewed 24 September 2015

From our table, you could see the sound at Eastsound, as the day turned into night. Very beautiful. I had a small caesar salad, the halibut over mashed potatoes, and the berry crumble for dessert. All of them were first-rate. My only complaint was that...More

Thank RNatha
Reviewed 24 September 2015

The meals here are as good as the hotel. Well prepared and nicely served. Highly recommended during your stay on the island.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Love this place. I've been here a few times and have always enjoyed the dishes. Great views of Eastsound and waterfront. Space has lovely natural lighting and bright, crisp colors. Menu is varied and big enough to offer options but not to overwhelm. There is...More

Thank KJusta
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14 November 2016|
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Response from WJD_CO | Reviewed this property |
I believe they may be closed for Christmas, but you could try Roses cafe in Eastsound. Trpadvisor has a feature that lets you ask them a question right from their page. Good luck, reserve early, roses gets booked up. Enjoy... More
carrie D
6 August 2016|
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Response from gener8rhayes |
Here are our current hours: Breakfast - Thursday, Friday, and Monday from 8am - 11:30am Saturday and Sunday from 7:30am - 12:30pm Dinner - Thursday through Monday from 5pm - 9:30pm Lounge - Thursday... More
Lisa L
1 August 2016|
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Response from SuzKats | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take resies!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 12:30
08:00 - 11:30
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:30
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Main St, The Outlook Inn, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9635
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  Orcas Island  >  Eastsound
  • Phone Number: +1 360-376-2200
  • E-mail
The cafe is

Delicious food with a spirit of genuine service and hospitality Guests who visit the New Leaf remark on two things consistently: the quality of the food and the caring service. Your experience is always at the forefront of our minds - the food must be good and we want you to feel taken care of, delighted, relaxed, welcomed.
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