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Dining… Ilwaco’s working port provides diners with a unique opportunity to eat seafood at the source. The proximity to wild mushrooms, fresh produce, Willapa Bay oysters and even fresh-made goat cheese allow people to truly “Dine at the Source.”

Don’s Portside Café / Pizzeria

Donald Shaw (360-244-0355) &
Winston Shaw (360-244-1740), Owners

303 1st Ave South
Ilwaco, WA 98624

Open 7 Days a Week, 7am – 3pm, October – June and 3am – 3pm, July – SeptemberTel: (360) 642-3477

A 50 Year Peninsula dining tradition. We feature award-winning “Platter Cakes” and clam chowder. Group room available. Dine where the locals dine. Ilwaco’s first internet cafe.

Harbor Lights Motel, Restaurant and Lounge

Bill Behrens

147 Howerton Way SE
Ilwaco, WA 98624

Tel: (360) 642-3196

Harbor Lights has 20 guest rooms with a different theme in every room.  The hotel and restaurant have had a face lift with new beds, TVs, small refrigerators, and microwaves in all the rooms.  We’ve completely remodeled our lounge to accommodate smaller catered events and parties.  We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner in our restaurant with seafood and steak specials nightly.  The view from the restaurant and lounge is spectacular.  Seating on the deck is hard to find, especially for people watching during the Port’s Saturday Market.  Come see us and stay a while! “Harbor Lights, where friends bring friends.”

The Imperial Schooner Restaurant

Clint & Laurie Carter, Owners

133 Howerton Way SE
Ilwaco, WA 98624

Open Daily 11am – 7pm

Tel: (360) 642-8667

The Imperial Schooner features casual dining overlooking the picturesque Port of Ilwaco marina. Enjoy a cup of chowder, grilled oysters, one of our great burgers or our famous fish & chips in a relaxed setting.

OleBob’s Fish Market

Jenny Hagerup & Susan Hagerup, Owners

151 Howerton Way
Ilwaco, WA 98624

Open Daily 10am – 6pm

Tel: (360) 642-4332 or toll free (888)748-8156
Fax: (360) 642-4341
Email: seafood@olebobs.com

OleBob’s Seafood Market is family-owned and located at the Port of Ilwaco. We specialize in high quality, fresh, locally-caught seafoods such as Dungeness crab, oysters, clams, salmon and tuna.

Pelicano Restaurant

Shelly Hedges & Jeff McMahon, Owners

177 Howerton Way SE
Ilwaco, WA 98624

Open Wednesday – Sunday, 5pm – close
Tel: (360) 642-4034


Contemporary fine dining on the Port of Ilwaco. We offer monthly menus where Mediterranean inspiration meets the extraordinary seafood of the Columbia-Pacific region. Stroll the waterfront and then join us for a truly memorable evening.

Sportsmen’s Cannery

Kevin & Tina Ward, Owners

211 SE Howerton Way
Ilwaco, WA 98624

Open Daily 9am – 5pm, May 1st – Oct 31st

Tel: (360) 642-3340

Custom fish processing, canning, freezing & butchering. Retail fresh, smoked and canned seafood.

Tuscany Cafe

Kevin & Teri Dodson, Owners

161 Howerton Way
Port of Ilwaco, WA 98624

Open Thursday & Friday 4pm – 8pm and

Saturday & Sunday 11am – 8pm

Tel: (360) 642-4899

Fine Italian dining overlooking the port. Providing a warm & friendly atmosphere with scrumptious pasta dishes including Tuscan Lasagna, Fettuccine Alfredo, Chicken Parmesan, and Beef Tenderloin Filet in Balsamic Sauce.