Top things to do in Northeastern Olympic Peninsula

Top Choice French in Port Townsend

Finistere

When Sweet Laurette (formerly in this location) closed, local foodies despaired, but Finistere is a worthy replacement. With a staff whose experience includes Per Se, Canlis, Tilth and other swoon-inducing restauran…
Top Choice American in Port Angeles

Next Door Gastropub

Arguably the best place to eat on the peninsula and definitely serving the best burger (go for the Mrs Newton with bacon, fig jam and Brie), this small, lively pub is like a little slice of Portland someone dropped …
Italian in Port Angeles

Bella Italia

Bella Italia has been around a lot longer than Bella, the heroine of the Twilight saga, but its mention in the book as the site of Bella and Edward's first date has turned what was already a popular restaurant into …
State Park in Port Townsend

Fort Worden State Park

This attractive park located within Port Townsend's city limits is the remains of a large fortification system constructed in the 1890s to protect the strategically important Puget Sound area from outside attack – s…
Microbrewery in Port Townsend

Finnriver Farm & Cidery

Ten miles south of Port Townsend, in Chimacum, is this pastoral, family-run cidery and organic farm in a beautiful setting. In the tasting room you can sample Finnriver's traditional-style ciders as well as more con…
Fusion in Port Angeles

Alder Wood Bistro

Organic, local and sustainably produced ingredients are used to create unique wood-fired pizzas (try the pork sausage and kimchi) and delectable mains such as plank-grilled fish or ricotta gnocchi – all to pair with…
American in Port Angeles

LD's Woodfire Grill

The heritage building is filled with eclectic bric-a-brac, art and plants, while the grill cooks up tasty seafood, meat and veggies. Dine indoors or near the outdoor firepit. The lemony risotto and anything involvin…
Craft Beer in Port Townsend

Propolis Brewing

This cool space is more like a little old-fashioned apothecary than your average brewpub. You'll find no ordinary pilsners or IPAs here – Propolis brews small-batch organic farmhouse-style and sour beers made with l…
Fusion in Port Townsend

Silverwater Café

The Silverwater provides a romantic atmosphere in the not-too-fancy setting of a classic Port Townsend Victorian-era building. Renowned for its creatively prepared local dishes such as ahi tuna and artichoke Parmesa…
American in Port Angeles

Kokopelli Grill

Many Port Angeles residents cite this as their favorite restaurant, and rave about the seafood dishes in particular. While the burgers, pastas and Southwest-style grilled seafood and meats may not blow away refined …