Where to Find Food in Anacortes


Anacortes Salvation Army Food Bank – 293-6682 (3001 R Ave.)

  • Open: M/W: 1pm – 3:45pm
    • Frequency: 1x a month (no appt. necessary), government commodities 1st each month @ 1pm.

Anacortes 100 Food Bank – 293-6445 (512 4th St.)

  • Open: T/Fri – 10am-2pm (clients can come 1x per week)
    • Government commodities available: 1st Friday, Noon-2pm

St. Vincent DePaul  – 293-9821 (4001 Saint Mary’s Dr.)

  • Open: Fridays 10-11am (no fresh foods)
  • Frequency: 2x a month

A Simple Gesture – Anacortes

  • A Simple Gesture-Anacortes has opened  PUBLIC Red Bag Pantries (RBP) at the following locations:
    • Anacortes Senior Activity Center
    • Anacortes Police Department
    • Anacortes Fire Department
    • Anacortes Public Library
  • All locations have information on where you can find a free meal, a list of other RBP locations and information regarding double EBT points at the local Farmer’s Market. 
  • More information on A Simple Gesture and how simple it is to donate foodstuff is at: ASimpleGestureAnacortes.org

Food to Go Anacortes

  • A weekend backpack program that provides nutritious supplemental meals for approximately 150 children during the school year


Anacortes Senior Activity Center – 293-7473  (1701 22nd St.)

  • Lunch meals offered M-F, 11:30-12:30pm
    • Suggested donation for 60 yrs. and above = $3.50-$5.50.
    • Under 60 yrs = $6.00 (not a donation, straight fee/cost)

United Methodist Church – 293-0604  (2201 H Ave.)

  • Spaghetti dinner – 3rd Thursday of each month – 5-7pm (free)

Westminster Presbyterian Church – 293-3880 (1300 9th St.)

  • Dinner @ the Brick (free hot dinner meal, dine in)
    • Sunday nights, 4:30-6pm
    • Frequency: no limit

First Baptist Church – 293-5300 (2717 J Ave.) 

  • Community dinner, every Thursday night, 5:30-7pm

Meals on Wheels (United Way agency) – 360-757-2545 

  • Serving 60 yrs. and older, call for eligibility, suggested donation $3.50 per meal
    • Hot meals delivered M-F, frozen meals packaged in trays that are safe to microwave or use regular oven.

You can download a PDF of this list HERE


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