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Windseeker Restaurant - CLOSED

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CUISINES
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
FEATURES
Reservations

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Menu

STARTERS​
Crab Margarita
Dungeness crab, onions, tomatoes, avocado cream, with chips
Crab Cakes
Dungeness crab on a bed of lobster sauce
Mussel and Clams Duet
Served in a garlic-wine sauce, with garlic toast
Shrimp Cocktail
Poached and chilled shrimp, cocktail sauce
Seared Tuna
Medallion of tuna, served rare, seaweed salad, wasabi
Tempura Mushrooms
Select shitake mushrooms, crisp tempura, soy ginger sauce
Idaho Potato Chips
Fresh house made chips
SALADS​
Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce, anchovy dressing, croutons, parmesan
Hot Seafood Salad
Shrimp, scallops, in a Tuscany herb Italian over bed of greens
Chicken Salad
Water chestnuts, dried noodles, fruit, tossed in a sesame dressing
ENTREES​
All Entrees include Vegetables, family style salad tossed in
Roasted Garlic Balsamic Dressing, fresh bread
Salmon
Poached​ salmon filet, with citrus salad, pecan rice, arugula greens
Prawns
Panko breaded prawns deep fried, served with baked potato
Razor Clams
Tender clams breaded with panko served with mashed potato
Halibut Fish and Chips
Hand dipped in our fresh beer batter with fries
Rack of Lamb
Rosemary crusted lamb served with butternut squash
Honey Dijon Chicken
Chicken breast dredged in honey dijon and bread crumb served with warm bacon potato salad
Pork Chop
Center cut tenderloin with a madeira cream sauce and pears, mashed potato
Short Rib
Open face ravioli, braised short rib, goat cheese, demi-glaze, wild mushrooms
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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

I keep hoping that this place will improve as it is in a great location with a nice view of the river but alas it never improves. Dinner was over cooked and the wine list was marginal. I am done trying to like this place.

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank 495craigl
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

I so want this place to succeed and step up their game but they just can't seem to do it. The location is one of the best in the gorge so you would hope that they would have their act together. They even had an...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank 495craigl
Reviewed 7 February 2016

appears to be closed, maybe the bar side is still open, but otherwise dark. did not drive up to close as look deserted, no lights on. it may still be open for dinner on weekends, but there was no one around on the two occasions...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Terri N
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Unfortunately this used to be a good restaurant with a great view of the river but it has now been closed.

Date of visit: May 2015
1  Thank Barb B
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Terrible service. Place is officially closed. Probably due to the level of service. Absolutely a beautiful location would be nice if somebody could put something together there.

Date of visit: April 2014
2  Thank Blackdogsbc
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Clam chowder great but cold [must have been sitting out] Salmon dry and fishy . got rice asked for potatos, rice was nasty. Razor clams weak on flavor. Service very good and friendly. Decor bland , view great. Overall food was over priced and not...More

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank 9Steve123
Reviewed 14 October 2014

I have been going fishing on the Deschutes River near The Dalles once or twice a year for over 20 years. I usually stay overnight in The Dalles the night before fishing. I have tried most or all of the so-called "best" restaurants. However, for...More

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank Jim A
Reviewed 6 October 2014 via mobile

We only went here because of Restaurant Impossible and immediately found that they had screwed up the decor by taking down the artwork. It is so boring looking inside and has dusty light fixtures. We really should have just left after seeing that but we...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2014

We were heading home to Portland from Utah and stopped for lunch. The view was phenominal, the service was outstanding, and the food was perfectly cooked and reasonably priced. Debbie the manager was our server. She was fast, very friendly, very knowledgeable about the food,...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Tennece1
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We have travelled through The Dalles many times and have only found fast food places to eat. We started stopping in Hood River as The Dalles did not have the quality of restaurants we were looking for. Windseekers is definitely what we were looking for....More

Date of visit: August 2014
1  Thank specialedwanderer
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