• Lunch Daily: 11:30am
  • Dinner Daily: 4 – 9pm

What is Gnudi?

Enjoy The Oyster Bar’s Vegetarian Ricotta Gnudi… Shitake mushrooms, leeks, pea vines, roasted shallots, butternut squash brown butter puree, crispy sage leaves. What is the backstory of Gnudi? Gnudi is a nice Italian meal that is very similar to Gnocchi. It is roughly translated to mean “naked” in Italian. Gnudi are gnocchi-like dumplings made with…



 “HAPPY VALENTINES DAY” Valentine’s day is one of those days in the year when people take their loved ones on a special treat, to show them love. This holiday dates back to the Roman Empire era. When Emperor Claudius II banned soldiers from getting married because he felt they would be tied to their families…

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The Health Benefits of Lobster

The Health Benefits of Lobster Lobsters, the crustaceans known as Homarus Nephrops (north Atlantic subspecies), have only in recent history been known as a delicacy. In the early 20th century Lobsters were primarily fed to poor people and prisoners. In one example, indentured servants in a New England town successfully sued their owners to create a…


Safe Dining at The Oyster Bar

The Oyster Bar is prepared for safe dining as we open the doors to our restaurant from 4th February 2021. We are excited to welcome back all our customers and we assure you the best and safest dining experience on Chuckanut drive. With the lifting of the covid-restrictions, the Oyster Bar recognizes the need for…


Our Covid Updates – February 2021

If you are wondering what we have done to manage the new covid-related restrictions, here it a quick overview: We have several plexiglass dividers. We keep the 6 foot distance elsewhere. We still follow all the other guidelines with employees wearing masks; requiring masks on customers until they are seated; one-time use menus; service is…


We are open!

Finally! We are excited to invite you back to The Oyster Bar! The Taylor Shellfish boat harvesting fresh oysters for us. Our walk-in refrigerator is full and ready for our reopening.   We’ve replaced 4 windows today and are ready for the “Inside Air” Dining rules. Join us!


Bellingham celebrates Valentine’s Day 2021

With covid-restrictions finally lifted for the Oyster Bar, Valentine’s Day is fast approaching! For some, this is a reason to panic. Make a plan early. Flowers? Gifts? Dinner? With so many options, we’d like to help you simplify your life. Make a Reservation! Call 360-223-5811 today! We’re currently taking reservations for Valentine’s Day! Just a…


Opening February 4th

We are excited to welcome you back soon! We are taking all the recommended precautious for you to enjoy a dinner with us. Outside dining & take-out will be available. And the windows will be open in both dining rooms so please dress warmly. Call for your reservation today: 360-223-5811  


Feel Like Taking A Drive? Stop By The Oyster Bar!

If a drive through the Chuckanut Scenic Byway clears your mind, just think of how you will feel perched above Samish Bay sipping a glass of our Woodward Canyon 2016 Nelms Road Cabernet Sauvignon or savoring our fresh Northwest oysters. Situated in the Chuckanut Mountains, The Oyster Bar offers a seasonally-inspired menu along with expansive views…


Hop Aboard To Explore Bellingham Bay And Beyond

  More than 200,000 people board passenger ferries and charter vessels launching out of the Bellingham Cruise Terminal each year. If you are coming through, come by and enjoy a memorable dining experience with us! Charter businesses operating out of the terminal offer a variety of excursions — including some that guarantee whale sightings and…


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Warm up by our fireplace. Call ahead to reserve your seat at the table! 360-766-6185


Featured Wine: Woodward Canyon 2016 Nelms Road Cabernet Sauvignon

Enticing aromas of black currant, olive, spices, tobacco, and lead pencil. Deep red in color. In the mouth the wine offers savory blueberry fruit, mature tannins, beautiful texture and a long generous finish.


For Your Favorite Foodies

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+ Closing times may vary seasonally so please call for a reservation if wishing to dine after 8pm.

+ It is our policy not to seat parties with children under 9 years of age unless our downstairs dining room is unoccupied.