Restaurants

Top Choice American in Joseph

Coco's Grill

Some of the best food in Wallowa County is made at this fine eatery. On a warm day, grab a seat on the front patio and order a gourmet burger or thin-crust pizza, both fired in a special wood-stone oven. Shrimp skew…
Top Choice Hungarian in Wallowa Lake

Vali's Alpine Restaurant

Hungarian specialties such as cabbage rolls, chicken paprika, beef kabobs and schnitzel are all excellent here; there's a set menu item each night (with a mix of options on Fridays). Do not miss dessert. Credit card…
Top Choice American in Burns

Rhojo's

Some of Eastern Oregon's best food can be found at this cute little restaurant. Dishes change daily, but expect things like fresh pasta with sauteed shrimp and pine nuts, or grilled NY strip topped with gorgonzola. …
Barbecue in John Day Fossil Beds National Monument

Tiger Town Brewing

'Tiger Town' was the nickname for what's now Main St in Mitchell, a lively stretch that was frowned upon by the folk up on Piety Hill (where the churches are). This namesake mini brewery is in an army-green food car…
American in Pendleton

Rainbow Cafe

This historic and casual bar-restaurant is Pendleton's oldest business. It has plenty of personality, with old photos and bison and pronghorn trophy heads on the wall, plus a pool table in back. Sit at the long bar …
Pub Food in Enterprise

Terminal Gravity Brewing

One of Oregon's best breweries is in little Enterprise. There's limited inside seating, but on a warm day you'll want to be at a picnic table outside with a tasty IPA and a buffalo burger anyway. Sandwiches and sala…
American in John Day

Outpost

Expect enormous portions of down-home American comfort food at this Western-style joint: biscuits and gravy on two giant platters, huge omelets, skillet breakfasts with their own gravitational pull – plus salads, sa…
American in Alvord Desert

Fields Station

In the hamlet of Fields, Fields Station has a small store and a cafe as well as no-frills, basic but clean motel rooms (from $50/65 per single/double). It's a near-mandatory stop for gas, snacks, good burgers and – …
American in Pendleton

Hamley's Steakhouse

This 150-seat steakhouse has been gorgeously done up with wood floors, stone accents and tin ceilings. There's a bar with sports on TV and the bathrooms have 'interesting' art work. Food is decent, with large portio…
Italian in Ontario

Romio's Pizza & Pasta

Part of a small regional chain, Romio's produces consistently good pizzas, topped with treats such as fresh garlic, artichoke hearts, feta cheese and bacon. There are plenty of sandwiches, salads and pasta too, alon…