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Riverside

1108 E Marina Way, Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, Hood River, OR 97031-2378
+1 541-386-4410
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (61 reviews)
“veggie bowl” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (48 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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1108 E Marina Way, Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, Hood River, OR 97031-2378
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21 - 30 of 761 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The beet salad was awesome. The view can't be beat. My wife had the smoked salmon penne and it was very good. I had the bolognese and it was rather bland. I just wanted a bottle of garlic salt to make it taste better. The...More

Thank pbrashears3
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

It's great to hear you and your wife enjoyed the beet salad and salmon penne. We wish the bolognese had been more to your liking. We apologize about the lag in getting your lime... that is frustrating, but it's great to hear other than that...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Needed a place to stay on my way to Eastern Washington. Decided to have dinner at this restaurant rather than look around Hood River. At my waitresses suggestion, I had the special - baked salmon with a garlic cream sauce, paired with a white house...More

Thank blackd77
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you very much for stopping and for your high recommendation. We are so happy you enjoyed the salmon entrée and house wine your server recommended. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Would have gotten four or five stars were it not for the extremely slow service. The Rueben was excellent and the view of the river is unsurpassed. Speed up the service and I'm headed back.

Thank Mike H
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks so much for visiting, and for your very nice comments about Riverside's food and our river views. We apologize you experienced slow service during your visit. We promise to work hard to remedy this, and hope you'll return again soon!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were looking for a nice place for a late lunch in Hood River. Lady at visitor's center recommended a few venues and Riverside was one. I usually avoid restaurants that are with motels, but we were not lured to the other choices. What a...More

Thank foodlover53183
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

It's wonderful to hear your enjoyed Riverside's food, service, plus setting and river views. We are thrilled that you followed the Visitors Center's recommendation, and that it was a delightful experience. Happy travels and we hope to see you again someday!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Try the Dungeness Crab & Shrimp Baguette We had another delicious lunch traveling from Eastern Washington to Cannon Beach, OR. We love their clam chowder and the gorgeous riverfront setting on the Columbia River. A very relaxing environment.More

Thank Travel_Guy_2015
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for dining with us again when traveling to the coast. We are so pleased to hear our clam chowder and riverfront setting keep drawing you back. Thank you for recommending the Dungeness Crab & Shrimp Baguette too. We look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Passing through Hood River, my sister and I stopped for lunch at the Riverside. The comfortable atmosphere of the restaurant was welcome after the heat of our drive, 90 degrees. We were welcomed by Denise as though we were valued long time patrons. Both of...More

Thank Shari H
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

We couldn't be happier to hear Riverside provided your "big three!" Thank you for dining with us when passing through Hood River. We're thrilled to hear our Reuben sandwich met with the approval of an aficionado, and that the calamari was perfectly prepared. We hope...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Good service good view and fabulous food Was very grateful for gluten free options Servers seemed happy even ones that weren't ours Gps stops short of restaurant, just look for best western

Thank eloiseandjake
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for visiting and for submitting a review. We're so happy you enjoyed your meals with us, our table service, and all of our gluten-free options. We hope you can dine with us again in the future.

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here tonight. The restaurant is in the Best Western Hotel in Hood River and is air conditioned it also has outdoor seating. It overlooks the Columbia River. We found the service very strange. We ordered drinks, but my wife's beet...More

Thank ramsey48
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

We think your experience with us should have been better, and we apologize. We have already been using your example to improve staff training. Sometimes the distance and high volume of the dining area and bar create a backlog. We have plans to remedy this,...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

My mom and I used to stop here and have lunch outside on the riverside deck. We always loved the food and service was top-notch. Not so on Sunday. 5 of use went there to celebrate mom's 92nd birthday. First of all, it was a...More

1  Thank Chenabeebee
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

It was a very sweet and sentimental thought to come her for your mother’s special birthday, and we are so sorry it was not perfect. My sincere apologies that your family had an unsatisfactory experience dining with us for a number of reasons. I'm glad...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were here twice, once in a group of 6 for dinner and once a group of 3 for lunch. We all ordered different entrees and sides. The Tomato Bread Soup, the Prawns with Risotto, all the green salads, and the chocolate cake with ice...More

Thank kurseni
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

We're happy to hear you appreciated Riverside's flexibility with your reservation changes, and that you enjoyed our setting and great views. We're also happy to hear that some of our menu items received "rave" reviews, however, we're sorry to hear the veggie risotto and fish...More

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Hello Linda, Thank you for your inquire. If you call the hostess stand at 541-386-4410 they will be able to let you know about accommodating a party of this size. We appreciate the opportunity to help you. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 35
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 E Marina Way, Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, Hood River, OR 97031-2378
    (Button Bridge Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River
  • Phone Number: +1 541-386-4410
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Best Western Plus Hood River Inn
Description
Hood River's only waterfront restaurant is known for some of the best food in the Gorge, plus amazing Columbia River views from just about every table. Enjoy it all indoors in Riverside's recently remodeled dining room or on the expansive dining deck. Menus change seasonally, with fresh, locally-sourced, all-natural ingredients. An extensive award-winning wine list, a dozen brews on tap, and full bar offer the perfect complements for a relaxing meal. Riverside's menu is also served in Cebu lounge. Weekday happy hours at Cebu feature a special menu based on many of Riverside's specialties.
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