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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Bar
“Live music on most weekends, waterfront location, amazing sunsets, good food but only until 9pm”
  • 5 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Great steaks--good food, old world, dark and somewhat medieval feel, enjoyable place to go as a couple or family/group. Prime rib thursdays, go early before they run out...”
  • 6 locals recommend
Store
“This is a great place to buy icecream in the Winter. they also a store Lynden and in Fairhaven in Bellingham.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lodging
“Many wildlife including expansive herons and plentiful bald eagles! Plus you get a direct view of beautiful White Rock BC :)”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“A great golf course that is beautifully designed by Arnold Palmer #7 on Washington's Best Public Golf Courses”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Sunday brunch, or breakfast any day, on the water airy "beach" decor. A bit pricier, but very nice. They do dinner as well, the food is excellent, but I like them better as a great spot for breakfast due to the "beachier" ambiance. Same kitchen as Packers. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
“Packers is great spot to grab a drink or dinner, pub style right on the water. Pierside dining room is also in the resort, but my favorite is the pub for ambiance at night. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you like oysters you need to go here. That's as strong an endorsement as I can offer....it's nirvana for oyster lovers. The oysters are harvested but a few hundred yards from where they serve them so...come on...what are you waiting for?”
  • 5 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“We like to eat at The Vault because they have excellent food. There are vegetarian choices and the French Dip is delicious. Also a favorite is the Poblano Pepper dish. They have live music on the weekends and Trivia night as well. Try the Truffle Popcorn. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Great Thai food. Grab a window seat for the wonderful view of Drayton Harbour. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
Park
“Enjoy walking the trails, explore the Alaska Packers Association Cannery museum. Lay on the beach, enjoy the views over Drayton Harbor and to White Rock, British Columbia. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Great walks on the beach, protected for kids, romantic sunset strolls, good place to jog.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends