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1108 E Marina Way, Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, Hood River, OR 97031-2378
+1 541-386-4410
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Steakhouse, Bar, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1108 E Marina Way, Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, Hood River, OR 97031-2378
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had an amazing lunch. Got the food fast and it was very good. Definitely coming back for the salad that waiter Luis recommend. Also, asked for a table with a view and got the best view in the house. Thank you for making a great...More

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food. This is not my first time in this place and never have been disappointed. The food was really good. The view from all tables is amazing. Good service too.

Thank Jesus T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at the Riverside Restaurant each time we’ve stayed at the Best Western Plus when traveling to Portland and have enjoyed our meal each time. My husband had the veal special and enjoyed it very much, but said it was very rich. He...More

Thank Cathy J
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cathy J, You are so kind to submit your detailed review and we are grateful for all your compliments. We appreciated hearing your comments on various menu items you've enjoyed, and thank you for recognizing our helpful servers. We thank you also for returning...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another recommended place to eat. Can see why, The restaurant looks over the river, and a window seat is a must. Started with dates, and a wedge salad. Nice servings of both. Large enough to split. Well done. Next was the garlic rib eye. Huge...More

Thank shewholovestoeat
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear shewholovestoeat, Thanks so much for the great review and mentioning many reasons why you enjoyed dining with us. We’re very pleased to hear how much you appreciated each of your menu items, our river views, and that you found our wait staff “excellent.” We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food wonderful service and a beautiful view of the Hood River Bridge and Columbia River! We had our first dinner here 40 plus years ago on our first date still celebrate our Anniversary Dinners here!

Thank 250gloriah
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Congratulations on 40 years of marriage, and thank you so much for keeping Riverside as part of your anniversary celebrations. We appreciate your compliments on our food, service and views. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The ribeye was OK, but the salmon penne was great. Also, the cranberry cider and the Malbec was outstanding. The server gave us privacy, but at the same time took care of all our needs.I want to personally thank Chrystal for the great service and...More

1  Thank Loren M
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your meal and beverages. We want you to know that indeed management recognizes Crystal's value to our team, and we appreciate your kind compliments about her service. Prior...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The Riverside Restaurant is one of the finest restaurants in the contemporary Gorge scene. The staff are very hospitable and are always willing to take the next step towards assisting customers. From start to finish, there are no blemishes in this establishment. The host staff,...More

Thank mussels0690
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are especially pleased to hear such rave reviews from a local resident. Thank you for the highly detailed description of your experience at Riverside. We appreciate you mentioning Silver's, Seth's and Bruce's good service, as well as Riverside's high food quality, standards, value and...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Awesome wait people. Our waitress was knowledgeable,fun,and took great care of us. Elena at the front desk of hotel went out of her way to set up our family photos...like she was not busy enough! Thank you Elena!!!!More

Thank tom d
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dear tom d, We are honored to hear you and your family joined us for Riverside's Thanksgiving. Thank you so much for acknowledging our great staff at Riverside and the front desk. We're happy to hear Elena helped capture a photo memory of your visit,...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we had a subpar evening meal. We usually have breakfast every weekend at Riverside Grill and it’s always been good. Service is usually spot on and food is generally very good. We like dining near the river and find the Hotel well kept and...More

Thank Nigel H
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Nigel H, Thanks for the feedback about your recent dinner and for sharing your experience. We’re happy to hear you've enjoyed many great meals at Riverside, but disheartened that your last one was not up to our usual high standards. We truly appreciate your...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is a good place to meet up with friends traveling I-84 through Hood River. Right off Exit 64, Riverside is an easy place to find and good stopping place for those travelers who need a break and good meal and a visit with local...More

Thank JOregon_11
CVHinman, General Manager at Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear JOregon_11, Thanks for taking the time to write and for sharing that Riverside is a convenient place to stop off I-84 in Hood River. We’re glad to hear you enjoyed your meals and your visit with friends. We hope you’ll meet up at Riverside...More

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Cheryl G
3 December 2017|
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Response from RaquelVanNatta | Property representative |
Hi Melissa, Sorry we missed your question in the shuffle of the holidays. Glad you liked the salmon (and the chowder) while you were here. Hope to have you stay again soon!
6 October 2017|
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Response from RaquelVanNatta | Property representative |
Hi Elica, Glad to hear you enjoyed the Salmon Nicoise Salad. Unfortunately, we don't give our secret recipes, but can tell you that it is a Mustard Vinaigrette if you want to Google it. Hope to see you again soon!
8 August 2015|
Response from MW8354 | Property representative |
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
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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