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The Bayview

1539 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
+1 360-385-1461
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“clam chowder” (24 reviews)
“chef salad” (5 reviews)
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1539 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to go and watch the view pass you by. We went for breakfast and portions are large but tasty. Ample parking as condo place nearby offers spots.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent. We enjoyed the seafood platter, clam chowder, and a BLT. We all were happy with our choices. The view is amazing.

Thank cdwohl
Reviewed 1 week ago

After touring beautiful Port Townsend we had worked up quite an appetite. Since we were keen to have clam chowder a fellow at the Information office recommended this place and we are glad he did. We shared a very delicious bowl of chowder and an...More

Thank jan m
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were out for a day of relaxing and enjoying Port Townsend as 2 of us had not been there in a long time and 1 visitor had never been. The view was amazing; we could watch the sea birds and the ferry at the...More

Thank L E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice place to eat breakfast. The view is beautiful and the food is plentiful. Our waitress made sure I knew that one pancake would be sufficient for me because they are so big and yummy!

Thank Timanddianne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant wasn't at all what I expected. I saw a little place on the water and thought it would be expensive and fine dining. Not at all! This is kind of like good diner food and great home made pies. The view was amazing,...More

Thank ginKetchikan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you didn't make a ferry reservation & are waiting a couple of hours fro the next ferry, you can leave your car in line & head here for a meal or drink. Overlooking the ferry dock & bay, this restaurant can get pretty busy....More

Thank DuvallDesdemona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for a comfortable, diner-like experience in Port Townsend? The Bayview is the place. We ate dinner there and liked it well enough to come back in the morning for breakfast. The place is right on the water so the view is great. Watch the...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Admittedly, we're not conventional eaters. So this was probably not the best choice for breakfast. Not a particularly inspired (or inspiring) menu. But if you are a toast, bacon & eggs kinda person, you will get that here. And, they have great coffee...which is something...More

Thank island_m0m
Reviewed 14 June 2017

They certainly have a view here, and you can watch the ferries come and go. We were here for dinner and there were quite a few locals. The service was excellent. We both had grilled salmon, which came with soup or salad. One of us...More

Thank Ron R
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Questions & Answers
18 October 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline F | Reviewed this property |
Yes on Friday and Saturday night they have a prime rib special. You can also get steak 7 nights a week. Dinner starts at 4:30 I think. Might be 4.
23 February 2016|
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Response from Lynda L | Reviewed this property |
Don't know about Easter brunch but many restaurants are walkable from the boat dock there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1539 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-1461
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