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The Brown Lantern Ale House

412 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1519
+1 360-293-2544
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
412 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1519
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Hit this place after traveling all day. Came with high recommendations from several locals. Decided on seafood as we cannot get this in the Midwest. Fried oyster appetizer, fish tacos and prawns and fries. Cold local beer on tap, fit the bill too. Justin was...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Came here a few times during my wife and I's trips to Anacortes. I have always been pleased with their food selection and their prices. While the place is family friendly, (friends brought their kids both times we came), it can be fairly loud with...More

Thank Kyle H
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner. Great selections of soups, apps, burgers. So glad we stopped in to eat dinner!

Thank DeniseM675
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The Brown Lantern Ale House - a great small town bar with great food. The burgers are the best in town and the Habi Tots (habanero tater tots) are the best.

Thank JMMcD
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Stopping by here for lunch with friends. It was packed and fairly loud (it's a pub). Good selection of drinks and decent burgers. Nice decor. I would go back.

Thank JTSeattle
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Had a blast. The atmosphere was inviting and relaxing. Good pub food and drinks were not to heavy or weak. Perfect blend. It a defiant revisit for this gal.

Thank Brandi H
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Food was good- nothing out of the ordinary, but good. Oysters were excellent. Service was pretty good, but not a wow. If you want simple pub food with a casual relaxed atmosphere this place is just fine.

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Last night we headed out for at 9:00; a time at which most area restaurants are closing. But Union Tavern, Rockfish Grill and Brown Lantern Pub were open. We liked the sound of pub. Even though it was pretty busy at 9:30 when we arrived,...More

Thank jayreimer
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Good fish and chips with a beer. I couldn't have asked for more. A lot of locals hang out here, which is always a good sign.

Thank comingtoyourcity
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Just got off Lopez Island, waiting to head back to Seattle. This was a perfect way to end our visit ( which was fabulous) Food was great, service prompt, friendly. Definitely try this if you have time

Thank Birkie2
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12 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Susan A | Reviewed this property |
3-6 every day, 9-close Monday thru Thursday and all day Sunday
12 August 2016|
Response from rusty_fwg | Reviewed this property |
3-6pm and then reverse 9-close. I think all day Sunday has specials if I remember correctly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-1519
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Fidalgo Island  >  Anacortes
  • Phone Number: +1 360-293-2544
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