Known for its charming historic buildings, Port Townsend, located on the Olympic Peninsula, is a picturesque coastal town with a thriving arts and culture community. With access to a wide range of delicious bounty, the town has a host of great restaurants too. From fresh seafood to homemade ice cream, here are some of the best dining spots in Port Townsend, Washington.
A trip to Port Townsend would not be complete without a visit to the delightful Elevated Ice Cream Co. Established in 1977, visitors flock to this ice cream parlor and the adjacent candy shop to sample delicious house-made ice creams plus chocolate and other specialty candies. Located in the historic downtown district, the parlor offers mouth-watering classic flavors of creamy ice cream, such as maple walnut and sweet orange chocolate chip, plus seasonal and holiday options as well. Sherbet and Italian ices are also featured along with baked goods and espresso beverages. Elevated Ice Cream Co. is also a supporter of the arts community and highlights a local artist each month.