The Dunes Restaurant (1507 Bay Ave., Ocean Park, 360/665-6677, 7 a.m.–8 p.m. Sun.–Thurs., 7 a.m.–9 p.m. Fri.–Sat.) serves fresh fish, clam chowder, and Saturday night prime rib.
Another good spot to nibble on seafood is Pilot House Restaurant and Lounge (1201 West Bay Ave., 360/665-3800, 6:30 a.m.–8 p.m. Sun.–Thurs., 6:30 a.m.–9 p.m. Fri.–Sat.), which serves steaks and pastas along with an ocean view. This is also a convenient spot for country-style breakfasts.
In the same building above Pilot House, Luigi’s (1201 Bay Ave., 360/665-3174, 5–8 p.m. Sun.–Thurs., 4–8 p.m. Fri.–Sat.) bakes up pizza and other Italian classics in a casual setting.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition