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Top Choice Northwestern US in Lincoln City

Blackfish Cafe

Blackfish Cafe specializes in cutting-edge cuisine highlighting fresh seafood and local, seasonal vegetables. Chef Rob Pounding is an accomplished master at creating his simple but delicious dishes; try his signatur…
Northwestern US in Lincoln City

Bay House

Chef Kevin Ryan presides over the kitchen at this elegant establishment, creating a fine, changing seafood and meat menu (posted daily on the website). Only the freshest top-quality ingredients are used, and the vie…
American in Lincoln City


One of Lincoln City's few restaurants with an ocean view, popular Kyllo's offers good clam chowder, seafood, salads, pastas, burgers and steaks. Some locals name this as the best seafood on the coast. Outdoor tables…
American in Lincoln City

Wildflower Grill

Located at the north end of town, this diner serves up tasty sandwiches, burgers and salads. Try the oyster po'boy, wilted spinach salad or crab benedict. Great for breakfast; get a table overlooking the big pond in…
Cultural in Lincoln City

Kite Festivals

The self-proclaimed 'Kite Capital of the World,' Lincoln City hosts two kite festivals in June and October. Enormous kites – some over 100ft in length – take off to twist and dive in the ocean breezes.
Bar in Lincoln City

Snug Harbor Bar & Grill

Slide into this cute and friendly local hangout for various modes of entertainment, including (but not limited to) occasional live music, and karaoke Wednesday through Friday.
Museum in Lincoln City

North Lincoln Historical Museum

This good museum highlights Lincoln City's history with Native American basketry, pioneer artifacts, glass floats and exhibits on its past industries.
Gallery in Lincoln City

Jennifer Sears Glass Art Studio

Like glassblowing? Then don't miss the Jennifer Sears Glass Art Studio where you can learn to blow your own float – or just watch someone else do it.
Art in Lincoln City

Siletz Bay Sandcastle Contest

Have a fun time checking out amazing sand sculptures at this competition – or even participate yourself!