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Wild Pear

372 State St, Salem, OR 97301-3655
+1 503-378-7515
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (117 reviews)
“soups” (42 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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372 State St, Salem, OR 97301-3655
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't go wrong here. Had the French dip sandwich. It was small but really good and satisfying. Nice building. Well staffed. Slightly expensive but they have a happy hour from 3-6pm. I would describe it as a gourmet cafe. Plenty of seating. Clean. Nice Bathroom...More

Thank Franklin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My best friend and I went here to celebrate our birthday lunch. It took 10 minutes to be given water/greeted by our waitress. It was not a great start. The food portions and quality was not in alignment with the prices. The food was unique...More

Thank alexandreaJG
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Four friends met up for dinner before a class. We tried 2 different appetizers (the apricot crostini's were out of this world!!!!) and 4 different entrée choices. Every single one of which were Amazing!!! The Chicken Verde casserole was hands down the favorite, but the...More

Thank GadgetsGirl
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Salem has a few little gems and this is one of them. Be aware it is super popular at lunchtime and they will not seat an incomplete party at that time. The menu is varied. The wild pear salad and their Coconut Curry soup are...More

Thank ORTravelMom
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We were looking for a place in Salem for lunch so, of course, we revert to Trip Advisor. This small and very quaint place in downtown Salem is worth the rating. The place is comfortable, not too loud but still vibrant. The food is just...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We love Wild Pear! The food is so delicious and well prepared. Nothing previously frozen here. Their coconut curry butternut squash soup is wonderful and warming with just a hint of ginger. I can’t go there without getting a cup. While I’m not normally someone...More

Thank Linnea W
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Following our annual trip to our tax CPA, we decided to try a new-to-us restaurant in Salem. In a wonderful old building in the downtown area, the service was prompt, warm and friendly. Although the menu selections were all enticing, we decided on a pair...More

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 8 February 2018

I had their Ham sandwich with Brie cheese that was served warm and it was really good. It came with plain potato chips. It was a little spendy so I probably won't eat there too often, plus it is hard to find parking since it...More

Thank heidimQ5102DK
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Are you a vegetarian? This is your place. Are you a meat and veggie person? This is your place. Are you a foodie? This is your place. This is a place where everyone can find fresh, unique dishes that tantalize the tongue and bring a...More

Thank Felicia M
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I have eaten at the Wild Pear innumerable times, and I have never had a bad meal. If my wife is out of town, and I'm on my own, this is where I slip away to lunch. Some things are real standouts. The French dip...More

Thank LKGates
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Questions & Answers
Lawrence C
7 November 2015|
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Response from Wildpear2 | Property representative |
Hello, YES, we most definitely have many vegetarian options and can adapt other menu items to be vegetarian, if you wish. We hope you are able to join us soon!
31 October 2015|
Response from Wildpear2 | Property representative |
Hello Mike, Yes, you can definitely order gift certificates in any amount from us. The best way to do that is to contact us by phone. This system will not allow me to post our website or any email address, so please give... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 372 State St, Salem, OR 97301-3655
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-378-7515
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