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The Riffle Cafe

450 Merlin Rd, Merlin, OR 97532-9701
+1 541-471-7000
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“breakfast” (12 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
450 Merlin Rd, Merlin, OR 97532-9701
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

A friend and I ate her one night and had a delicious meal. Waitstaff was very friendly and told us to stop back by for breakfast one morning during our stay. So one morning we did. Breakfast was also good and it was fun to...More

Thank 2rollon
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Really good food.. I could happily have their house made salad dressing every day! Good burgers, veggie sandwich, coconut shrimp... looking forward to trying brunch sometime, with those mimosas! Great to have a place like this so close to home.

Thank Eva S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Spent a week touring beautiful Oregon. On a whim in this tiny town, we stopped at the Riffle Cafe. The owners are from Hawaii, the decor inside is funky & fun. The food is over the top!! My hubby had the Riffle Burger & sweet...More

Thank travelcat164
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast three times and had three very different experiences. First one was stellar, excellent service, yummy food, the hollandaise sauce is to die for and they have several types of bennys, they have mimosas by the glass or pitcher. Second visit was...More

Thank SandDollar45
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We have been here with family and friends and the food is great , just like good ole home cooked meal ... The corn beef hash is outstandingly delicious , THE BEST... Enjoy

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely a place that will forever become a Lower Rogue Day 1 Breakfast tradition. Normally camp at Almeda the night before and just make pancakes and eggs, but this is the first time I have actually been unable to do that. So we stopped in...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Great burgers, great food...not the fish and chips though. Just a small cafe but definitely worth a try. I will dine there again.

Thank Suzette G
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I loved their food! Husband had their biscuits and gravy (one of the best he ever had). I had the veggie omelet and pancake. Very clean and tasty! Great service is a bonus! Everything locally sourced an extra bonus! The menu head...More

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had a delicious, home cooked breakfast before going on a river trip. We were served very quickly, the food was delicious and our server was lovely.

Thank mady larry b
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Small town family owned feel, good variety, fast friendly service and easy to find. My first choice before a day on the river.

Thank James J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Merlin Rd, Merlin, OR 97532-9701
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Merlin
  • Phone Number: +1 541-471-7000
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