Columbia River Gorge restaurants

Top Choice Northwestern US in Hood River

Celilo Restaurant & Bar

For upscale dining with an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients, there's Celilo, a modern and beautiful restaurant with walls that open to the sidewalk on warm afternoons. Main dishes include various house-made p…
Gastropub in Hood River

pFriem Tasting Room

The highly regarded beers at this brewery are matched by a meat-heavy menu that is definitely not run-of-the-mill: think mussels and frites, beef tongue, pork terrine, and a stew made with braised lamb and duck conf…
Breakfast in Hood River

Egg River Cafe

Fuel up before or after a Columbia River Gorge hike at this adorable local breakfast joint. Try large portions of everything from basic eggs and hotcakes to fancier specials, such as a smoked salmon breakfast burrit…
Pub Food in Hood River

Double Mountain Brewery

For a casual bite, step into this popular brewpub-restaurant for a tasty sandwich or excellent brick-oven pizza (try the Truffle Shuffle). The menu is limited, but the food is great and the beer even better – you kn…
American in The Dalles & Around

Cousins' Restaurant & Saloon

'Hello cousin!' might be the first thing you hear after coming through the mooing and baaing sounds the front doors make. Specializing in home-style comfort food like meatloaf, chicken pot pie and turkey with dressi…
American in The Western Gorge & Columbia River Highway

Multnomah Falls Lodge

The Multnomah Falls Lodge offers a fine Northwest-style dining option right at the base of Multnomah Falls, with dishes like sesame-miso baked Coho salmon and a vegetarian Moroccan stew, plus a Sunday brunch ($25 pe…
Pub Food in Hood River

Trillium Cafe

Chow down on pub-food basics – mac 'n' cheese, burgers and the highly recommended meatloaf sandwich – at this cozy, wood-lined cafe-bar on the main drag, a favorite local hangout. For entertainment there's a collect…
Cafe in Hood River

Doppio Coffee

Very popular and trendy coffeehouse serving up egg sandwiches for breakfast and panini and salads for lunch. Especially pleasant on warm days, when the window-walls go up and the place opens to the outside. Dog-frie…
Cafe in The Dalles & Around

Petite Provence

It's a little taste of Paris in The Dalles. One of a few branches in the region, this attractive cafe-bistro serves up luscious pastries, along with tasty breakfast treats and gourmet sandwiches, salads and soups fo…
Deli in Hood River

Boda's Kitchen

This low-key deli offers delicious, healthy sandwiches, wraps, daily soups and specials, and a locally beloved rotisserie chicken. You can also pick up the fixings for a picnic in the gorge.