Visiting Vashon is an experience all it’s own, why not top it off with a great meal or two while you’re here.
Vashon is home to some of the nations top rated restaurants including our very own top rated Thai cuisine, May’s Kitchen and Bar, as well as Top Chef contestant owned Bramble House. Whether you’re looking for fine dining bistro style, pizza, Asian cuisine, or a savory burger you’ll find what you’re looking for right here.
Stop in for a while and enjoy a great meal. Remember, you’re on Island time.
If you’re looking to stay a few nights on the island there are plenty of options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy spot close to town, a cozy cottage, or a place on the beach for the family Vashon has plenty of options to choose from.
Many of the places you’ll find on Vashon are Airbnb or VRBO from private residents. You can also book a room at the popular Lodges for a night or two.
Many of our listings have direct links to booking information as well as contact information.
Vashon’s Downtown offers many great shops to enjoy. Our Pharmacy is a great gift shop with local Vashon Island souvenirs. The Raven’s Nest, Northwest Sports, Vashon Intuitive Arts, and Giraffe all offer a great selection of clothing and wonderments from both local artists and items found around the world. We have a few consignment and thrift shops to choose from, including the popular Grannie’s Attic. During the Spring, Fall and Summer months you can enjoy the local farmer’s market including crafts from local artists. Just a walk through downtown and we’re sure you’ll find some great items to take home with you.
Vashon has a history of producing great coffee. As the birthplace for Seattle’s Best Coffee in the historical Minglement building we know our coffee. Vashon now has many coffee and tea locations to choose from and all are just as tasty as they are unique.
Drop in and visit one or all of our local coffee locations and our popular tea spot for a break and enjoy getting to know the local Island residents, as well as all of our welcomed visitors to the island.
With all the beauty and splendor that Vashon has to offer, using the many island locations for a destination wedding is quickly becoming a popular thing these days. From the gorgeous Pt Robinson Lighthouse, the many churches and local farms and wineries offer their spot for your wedding you just can’t go wrong with whatever you choose. We also put together list of local businesses that will help you plan your wedding to perfection, from photographers, florists, and more.
As home to many wineries for several decades, Vashon is now the destination for prestigious breweries, distilleries and popular hard cider. You can view our list of all of them in one place and plan your wine tour or your tour during Vashon’s popular Ciderfest each October as hard ciders are ready for tasting just as the fall weather sets in and the apple harvest is complete.
Vashon Island offers a lot of great outdoor recreational areas to enjoy. Spend the day beachcombing at Pt Robinson or KVI or walk, mountain bike or horseback ride through the many trails that the island has to offer. With plenty of wildlife to see and an abundance of birds to view on your birdwatching excursion.