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Gingerbread House Decorating Party at Ray’s Cafe Dec. 10!

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Gather the family and join us at Ray’s Café for a DIY holiday Gingerbread House Decorating Party on Sunday, December 10 at 12pm! This event is all ages and includes graham crackers and decorating supplies for each guest to build-their-own gingerbread house. Festivities will take place on Ray’s winterized Café patio, completely enclosed and heated. Food and drinks are available… Read More >>

Celebrate Christmas at Ray’s Dec. 24 & 25!

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Experience our snow-capped mountain views and fresh, local seafood this Christmas! Join us in the Boathouse or Cafe on Christmas Eve, Sunday, December 24 and Christmas Day, Monday, December 25. The Boathouse will feature a holiday-inspired three-course menu with choice of salad, entree and seasonal dessert for $60, as well as its regular dinner menu, on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 2… Read More >>

Sold Out – Thanksgiving 2017

Ray's Fresh Seafood Buffet

We are currently sold out for Thanksgiving 2017 in the Boathouse and Cafe. We apologize if we were not able to accommodate your reservations this year but please join us for Christmas Eve and Day in either venue!  

Special Ray’s Menu Benefits FareStart thru June 4

FareStart Dinner May 21

This past weekend we had the pleasure of hosting the winners of our FareStart live auction item! They were treated to a custom Copper River King Salmon menu from Executive Chef Paul Duncan, with wine pairings by our Wine Director Chip Croteau. They enjoyed a sunny dinner on the deck of our first floor Boathouse during the opening weekend of… Read More >>

Fresh Fish Series: Halibut!

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Kicking off our Fresh Fish Series on the Ray’s blog is….. Halibut! Halibut season has taken off this year with no short supply.  Fleets are fishing from Kodiak Island, to South East Alaska, and through British Columbia.  We’ve been filleting beautiful fish this season and halibut is forecasted to be plentiful now through October. We’ve also just heard from our local… Read More >>

Celebrate Easter at Ray’s April 16!

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Cozy up with your loved ones this Easter Sunday, April 16 to celebrate together on the waterfront at Ray’s Boathouse & Café! We’re offering our signature Café Buffet from 9am-7pm featuring our Raw Bar with oysters on the half shell, our Carving Station with House Smoked Wild Salmon, plus salads, sides, housemade desserts and much more. $55… Read More >>

March is Taste Washington Wine Month!

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Ray’s Boathouse is celebrating Taste Washington Wine Month all March long by offering unusual by-the-glass (and bottle!) selections from Washington State. Savor such wines as the 2015 Buty Sémillon, Sauvignon, Muscadelle, a vibrant, Bordeaux-inspired white blend from Columbia Valley; the citrus-and-floral 2015 Idilico Albariño from Yakima Valley, proving how deliciously Spanish varieties perform in Washington… Read More >>

Second Annual Ballard Beer Awards – Feb 1-28

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Vote for Your Favorite Ballard Brew! The 2nd Annual Ballard Beer Awards returns February 1-28. We’ll be spotlighting four Ballard-based breweries for you to taste and cast your vote! Stop by and purchase a pint from one of breweries below to cast your vote or, if you choose not to partake with your palate, simply ask to fill out… Read More >>

Ring in the New Year at Ray’s, Dec. 31 + Jan. 1!

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New Year’s Eve End 2016 on a delicious note in the Boathouse with celebratory surf-and-turf specials alongside our regular menu overflowing with fresh seafood and seasonal classics. Toast to the New Year on the waterfront with an elegant glass of wine or craft cocktail, such as Ray’s Classic Martini or the Professional with Old Overholt rye whiskey, aged rum, Aperol and Scrappy’s… Read More >>

Celebrate Thanksgiving at Ray’s, Nov. 23rd!

Ray's Fresh Seafood Buffet

Sold Out – Thanksgiving 2017 This Thanksgiving, let Ray’s worry about the cooking (and the dishes!) while you savor a holiday feast and take in our breathtaking waterfront views with friends, family and loved ones. Thanks to our wonderful, loyal guests, our signature Thanksgiving Cafe buffet is nearly sold out, but you can still enjoy… Read More >>