The Whatcom Museum is located in downtown Bellingham’s Arts District. A variety of homegrown eateries are located within walking distance from our Museum campus. Here are a few of our favorites:

Café Velo; 120 Prospect Street, 360.392.0930, Small cafe with patio seating between Old City Hall and the Lightcatcher. Sandwiches, soup, espresso.

Saltine; 114 Prospect Street, 360.392.8051, Delicious, regionally-inspired New American comfort food enhanced with seasonal flavors.

Bellingham Cider Co.; 205 Prospect Street, 360.510.8494, Local cider company serving fresh, Northwest-inspired food.

Soy House; 400 W. Holly Street, 360.393.4857, Traditional Vietnamese dishes. Vegan/vegetarian. Pho, bun, banh mi sandwiches, pizza.

Old Town Cafe; 316 W. Holly Street, 360.671.4431, Local, organic, homemade comfort food. Sandwiches, soup, salads, omelets, chili, baked goods.

Mount Bakery; 308 W. Champion Street, 360.715.2195, Small cafe with patio seating. Sweet & savory crepes, eggs benedict, hot/cold sandwiches, soup, espresso.

Taco Lobo; 117 W. Magnolia, 360.756.0711, Mexican restaurant with quick service. Order at the counter. Tacos, burritos, enchiladas, tamales.

Brandywine Kitchen; 1317 Commercial Street, 360.734.1071, Seed to plate Northwest fare. Quick service. Order at the counter. Sandwiches, salads, fish tacos, burgers.

Daisy Cafe; 114 W. Magnolia Street, 360.733.8996, Breakfast and lunch casual cafe. Omelets, frittatas, hot/cold sandwiches, burgers, pizza, calzones.

Hundred North; 100 N. Commercial Street, 360.594.6000, Fine dining featuring raw, local, organic ingredients. Next to the Mount Baker Theatre.

Camber; 221 W. Holly Street, 360.656.5343, Trendy coffee shop serving brunch/lunch. Quiche, sandwiches, charcuterie, soups, salads, espresso.

Black Sheep; 215 W. Holly Street, A bar serving a menu of fresh, original cocktails, margaritas, classics and more, along with delicious tacos served on homemade tortillas.

Goat Mountain Pizza; 211 W. Holly Street, 360.510.6336, Roman-style pizza. Quick service. Order at the counter. Pizza by the slice, salads, beer.

Jalapeños; 501 W. Holly Street, 360.671.3099, Family-friendly local Mexican restaurant with outside patio. Tacos, burritos, enchiladas, tamales.

Chuckanut Brewery and Kitchen; 601 W. Holly Street, 360.752.3377, Small cafe with patio seating between Old City Hall and the Lightcatcher. Sandwiches, soup, espresso.