• BBQ and Smokehouse on Orcas Island

  • Located in beautiful Deer Harbor

  • Fresh & slow cooked BBQ

  • Choose delicious snacks & drinks from our deli case

  • BBQ, Bourbon, & Cocktails

  • Enjoy the food & the view

  • Relax during or after your meal by our fire pit

  • Just a half mile walk from Deer Harbor Marina

Welcome to Matthew’s Smokehouse in Deer Harbor on Orcas Island

House-Smoked Salmon
& Cheese Plate – $12

Loaded Fries – $14

with house-made cheese sauce, black beans, chopped brisket, BBQ sauce, bacon, pickled onions, jalapeños, & balsamic drizzle.

(Currently unavailable)
Fried Oysters –

½ Doz. $12, Full Doz. $20

Wedge Salad – $15

Bacon bits, cherry tomatoes, chives, bleu cheese dressing, & balsamic drizzle.

Caesar Salad – $14

Asiago cheese, capers, croutons, & house Caesar dressing.

Add-Ons: $3

Fried Chicken or Chopped Brisket

Pacific Cod Tacos – $6 each

One crispy strip of beer battered cod, house slaw, avocado, crema, & fresh mango salsa served on a warm corn tortilla.

Fish & Chips – $16

Two-piece Pacific cod filet hand-dipped in our beer batter & fried till crispy. Served with fries & house tartar sauce. Extra piece – $6

1/4 Pound Cheeseburger – $16

Hand-pressed 1/4 pound beef patty, garden lettuce, sliced tomato, cheddar, & onion on a toasted pub bun. Add bacon or avocado for $2 each.

Fried Chicken – $17

Two pieces of our famous buttermilk house-fried chicken, served with your choice of 2 sides.

Grilled Cheese – $12

Old fashioned white bread with cheddar grilled on the flat-top, served with fries. (Great kids option!)

Brisket Plate – $23

12oz of sliced Prime Brisket served with your choice of 2 sides.

Baby Back Ribs Plate – $22

1/3 rack of smoked baby back ribs served with your choice of 2 sides.

Pulled Pork Plate – $21

Slow-smoked pork shoulder, pulled & served with your choice of 2 sides.

Brisket or Pulled Pork

Sandwich – $17

House-smoked brisket or pulled pork on a toasted pub bun, topped with our creamy house slaw, served with fries.

Just Meat

Brisket by the pound: $18

Pulled pork by the pound: $15

Ribs by the rack: Half – $16, Whole – $32

Mac & Cheese – $6

Collard Greens – $6

Broccolini – $6

French Fries – $5

Potato Salad – $5

Southern Black Beans – $4

Coleslaw – $4

We cater large and small events (25+ people) , from weddings to company parties & currently only offer drop-off or pick-up packages.

Please inquire by email to Chef Matthew Carpenter at orcasbbq@gmail.com with any questions or for more information.

A FAMILY BUSINESS

Matthew’s Smokehouse, formerly the Deer Harbor Inn Restaurant, is owned & operated by Matthew “Chef” Carpenter. Moved to the San Juan Islands with his parents & siblings when he was just 3 years old, Matthew called the Deer Harbor Inn his home when his parents took over the restaurant, then a delicious seafood & steak joint. It was run for years by his parents, & then taken over by Matthew & his brother as the same restaurant, then in 2020 was transitioned to the delicious smokehouse barbecue joint it is today with Matthew as sole proprietor.

Matthew is joined by his wife, Emily, & their five sons, Kaiden, Kirin, Eli, Finn, & Theo.

  • A Family Business

    Matthew’s Smokehouse & Deli, formerly the Deer Harbor Inn Restaurant, is owned & operated by Matthew “Chef” Carpenter. Moved to the San Juan Islands with his parents & siblings when he was just 3 years old, Matthew called the Deer Harbor Inn his home when his parents took over the restaurant, then a delicious seafood & steak joint. It was run for years by his parents, & then taken over by Matthew & his brother as the same restaurant, then in 2020 was transitioned to the delicious smokehouse barbecue joint it is today with Matthew as sole proprietor.

    Matthew is joined by his wife, Emily, & their five sons, Kaiden, Kirin, Eli, Finn, & Theo.

Hours Of Operation

We are open Friday through Sunday at 4PM with indoor/outdoor dining & to-go ordering.

Great atmosphere, lots of outdoor games & space to run around, great for the whole family!
We can’t wait to see you!

Address

Deer Harbor Inn

75 Inn Ln, Eastsound, Washington

Phone: +1 360-376-1040

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • We are open Friday through Sunday at 4PM with indoor/outdoor dining & to-go ordering. We can’t wait to see you!
  • Covid-19 Update With our spacious seating outdoors on the restaurant deck (with heaters!), fire pits & seating on the lawn, & picnic benches in our apple orchard, as well as having our staff continuously wipe down surfaces, we are here to serve you & create a safe environment for you to enjoy your meals & set your worries aside. Check out our “Opening Hours” section for the most recent updates regarding hours & service.