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The Bay House

5911 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1209
+1 541-996-3222
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (37 reviews)
“duck” (50 reviews)
“sorbet” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5911 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1209
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant never misses. Service is outstanding every time. I really enjoy the menu and the food is outstanding. One of the best wine programs in the state. The view from the bar cannot be beat. Enjoy a beverage in the lounge prior to dinner....More

Thank KenDaugherty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for my Birthday, we have lots of family that lives at LC. and i grew up going to the coast all the time, my grandparents had alot of properties in LC as well as lived there. This restaurant is wonderful, great location....More

Thank boydsfish4fun
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Although the outside is not much to look at, this place rocks. The wine list is extensive - they say one of the largest in Oregon. The menu was not extensive but the food itself was very high quality. And I have to say when...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Picked this place because it had the highest rateing in this area and was not disappointed. Love the lounge with live guitar playing and that view of the bay! They have lite bites in the lounge including some menu items from the resturant. Carb cakes...More

Thank radgirl00
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Gave it another try awhile back. I don’t know. It’s like the filet is too tough to be a filet. Maybe I just got a bad cut. That being the main course it kind of overshadowes the rest even if it is good. Probably won’t...More

1  Thank r0bertray
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing! First time and here and will for sure come again! We got a very nice bottle of wine from the extensive wine menu. For dinner we did the tasting menu which was a salad, scallops, duck, steak and dessert trio. We...More

Thank tamik23
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Looking for a place to treat your special someone. The Bayhouse has an mouth watering menu, amazing and friendly staff. The prices are more than worth the experience. However, this in not a place to consider if you're on a budget.

Thank dennisaiken
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The Bay House has been around for a long time--no small feat on the Oregon Coast. It's because it's consistently good for a special night out. The food, the atmosphere and the service are always reliable. I give it four stars because it never seems...More

Thank 2coasts2
Stephen W, Owner at The Bay House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Hello, 2coast2! Thank you for your kind words. I'm honored to be that "consistently good" place that you keep coming back to, and I know I speak for the entire staff in complimenting your good taste! The food, atmosphere, and service are the only things...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came here for a business dinner with a group of seven people mid week. From the moment we walked in the door until the moment we left the service was above and beyond! I chose the scallops while the others chose...More

Thank Kristine W
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We usually only go here on special occasions, but when we do they sure do make us feel special. We went in for my birthday over the holidays and the waiters are laid back, friendly and funny. I grew up in Newport and the Bay...More

Thank Nichole L
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Joan H
26 April 2017|
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Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
Hello! The Bay House serves dinner Wednesdays-Sundays year-round. We open the lounge at 5:00 pm, and dinner service begins in the dining room at 5:30. I hope to welcome you soon. Cheers! Steve Wilson Proprietor
Andrea D
5 March 2017|
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Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for being in touch! Regarding a dress code, we really don't have one, although shirt and shoes are required at every restaurant in the state. On any given evening, we get everything from tuxedos to jeans, so... More
12 September 2016|
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Response from InnkeeperSandra13 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely reservations highly suggested for main dining room. Haven't tried the lounge so don't know about that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 72
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5911 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1209
    (Southwest Jetty)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Lincoln City
  • Phone Number: +1 541-996-3222
  • E-mail
Since 1978, The Bay House has endeavored to be the best restaurant possible, providing first-class service and creative, fresh, honest food and drink in a gorgeous coastal setting. Recently designated as one of only two AAA 4-Diamond Award restaurants in Oregon, the focus remains on world-class hospitality.
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