Top Choice International in Anacortes


Warm service and high-class food will satisfy all levels of taste at the nautical-cozy Adrift, where you can get everything from a delicious hearty soup to a fancy fish meal. The interesting decor features a small l…
Top Choice Modern American in Bellingham

Pepper Sisters

This cheerful, colorful restaurant serves innovative food that is hard to categorize – let's call it Mexican cuisine with a Northwestern twist. Try the grilled eggplant tostada, chipotle-and-pink-peppercorn enchilad…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Bellingham


Bellingham's date-night central is a lurid 1950s-style ice-cream parlor with a zillion different flavors – many of them weirdly exotic. Come here before or after a show and sample the all-organic vanilla-and-pepper …
Top Choice American in Lummi Island

Willows Inn

The ultimate in locavore dining with most ingredients hailing from a few miles away or less.
Italian in Bellingham

D'Anna's Café Italiano

Bellingham does a fine job of transporting you gastronomically to other parts of the world. For D'Anna's read Sicily, meaning fresh homemade pasta, authentic chicken marsala and a Mt Etna–like portion of linguini an…
Cafe in Bellingham

Old Town Cafe

Very popular for its casual, artsy atmosphere, this bohemian breakfast joint cooks up tasty dishes such as custom omelets, egg tortillas and whole-wheat French toast. There's also homemade granola, gluten-free hotca…
Breakfast in Bellingham

Mount Bakery

This is where you go on Sunday mornings with a Douglas fir–sized copy of the New York Times for Belgian waffles, crepes and organic eggs done any way you like. Plenty of gluten-free options. There's a second locatio…
Seafood in Northwest Coast

Chuckanut Manor

Taste several types of delicious, fresh oysters.
Modern American in La Conner

Seeds Bistro & Bar

Calling itself the 'seediest place in the valley,' farm-to-table Seeds serves all the fresh produce, fish and meats you'd hope for, all in brunch-cafe-style friendliness. The menu includes everything from creative s…
Bakery in La Conner

Calico Cupboard

The size of the cinnamon buns here beggars belief, and their quality (there are four specialist flavors) is equally good. Factor in a 10-mile run through the tulip fields before you tackle one and you should manage …