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.

Rocky Bay Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe,
225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
+1 360-378-5051
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“hash browns” (42 reviews)
“donuts” (15 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (535)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 532 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the only place we eat breakfast and lunch at when we come to San Juan Island. The service is fast and friendly, the prices are great and the food is some of the best we have had. Their Huevos con chorizo dish is...More

Thank maklein2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Their salmon sandwich was excellent and the chowder was good. It was a convenient place to eat. We were a little rushed, or might have looked for a different place to eat.

Thank jwjonesfam
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Small island you expect high prices but their breakfast are pretty average prices. Service was not quite what we wanted but they were busy and we had a young gal. Although my husband likes his cup of coffee full all the time. Location is right...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Went on a busy Sunday morning and only waited about 5 minutes. Fast, friendly service, great food and value! I had the corned beef hash - give it a try!

Thank alifertterer
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Great breakfast spot in Friday Harbor. We were on San Juan Island for the long President's Day weekend, staying out in Snug Harbor, but came over for breakfast here two of our three mornings on the island. They have a nice expansive breakfast menu to...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Not looking for anything fancy, just good stick to y our ribs food? You found it. Like most of the locations in town it is tiny, so be patient, and courteous. The staff is delightful, and food is perfection. We love to eat breakfast here,...More

Thank barbaradW4367OF
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Rocky Bay Cafe is an interesting place to visit. Of note was the 3D cute sea creatures painting on the wall. They had a good selection of food and a very good gluten free bread that they use to make sandwiches for those of us...More

Thank PullmanCougar
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We walked down to the Rocky Bay Cafe that the manager at the motel recommended for breakfast. We were warned there might be a line but since we arrived around 10:30am we got a table right away. This popular restaurant had great designs on the...More

Thank Kelleygirl2
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast place - smallish cafe that was not super crowded on a Thursday morning. Everything seemed clean and the food was fresh. They were out of donuts (actually all baked goods) when we visited, so no yummy donuts like other reviewers enjoyed. The corned...More

Thank Jeninden
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I’d give it more stars, if we had more attentive and equal service. We weren’t greeted upon entering the cafe and we were the only ones who came in at that moment, staff saw us, but didn’t greet, welcome, or invite us to sit. We...More

Thank Olya A
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 hotels in San Juan Island
Bird Rock Hotel
369 reviews
.09 km away
The Island Inn at 123 West
373 reviews
.18 km away
Friday Harbor House
540 reviews
.19 km away
Earthbox Inn & Spa
650 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Restaurants
San Juan Island Cheese
225 reviews
.10 km away
Market Chef
266 reviews
.12 km away
Kings Market
137 reviews
.04 km away
Coho Restaurant
339 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Whale Museum
641 reviews
.18 km away
Island Studios
38 reviews
.06 km away
Arctic Raven Gallery
25 reviews
.11 km away
San Juan Island Farmers Market
26 reviews
.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Maria M
6 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from chipperxv | Reviewed this property |
I would call them to make sure, but I don't think so. It's a breakfast place. Who makes reservations for breakfast? Go there anyway, the food is great.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-378-5051
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing