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Green Gables Italian Cafe

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156 SW Coast St, Newport, OR 97365-3926
+1 541-574-0986
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Wed - Sat 17:00 - 20:00
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McMinnville, Oregon
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

very good food. The canelloni, lasagna, fresh bread, and diner salads with house vinegrette were amazing and fresh. The coffee and tiramasu were also top notch.

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1 Thank Sarah Cameron C
Oregon
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2013

The staff here is friendly and the atmosphere underground and eclectic. We were told by a staff member while grocery shopping "it's much better than Olive Garden". Having heard not so pleasant things about it in the past we decided to give it a try. I ordered spaghetti. The sauce was actually burned - like it had been reheated over... More 

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8 Thank molokaimama
newport, oregon
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2013

I can't say enough good things about Green Gables. Excellent food and service. I love the ambience of this place. Even though it looked small, they had no problem seating and serving our family of 7 comfortably. Will definitely be a return customer.

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2 Thank 602susanh51
Portland
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151 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2013

I had read that this place was kind of an old school Italian joint, which I tend to love. It was as I had hoped, like the Italian restaurants I had gone to as a kid. I love going to DeNicolas in Portland for the same reason. My wife ordered the petite portion of Manicotti ($11) and I ordered the... More 

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4 Thank OregonCountry
ItalianCafe, Owner at Green Gables Italian Cafe, responded to this review

I would like to begin by apologizing for the disappointing experience that you had. And I would like to thank you for your comments on enjoying the food, the atmosphere & the service! To begin, as one of the family/owners, I would like to explain that we have recently been preparing for a busy summer season and have new hires.... More 

Albany, Oregon
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2013

This restaurant is different, cute, funky, and the food is yummy. DH and I had a little Chianti, and with that, and the old-world atmosphere, we happily recounted our memories of traveling through Italy by train years ago. This is not your chain restaurant with cookie-cutter meals. Relax. Enjoy. You'll like it.

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1 Thank Polishdaughter
McMinnville, Oregon, United States
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2013

This is a cute little Italian restaurant with tasty food. They were very helpful and friendly. We all really enjoyed the live music.

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Thank DebbieR707
Milwaukie, Oregon
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

In a nutshell, it appears that the owner(s) are over-worked and under-staffed. They run the restaurant while trying to run the B&B. I'm not sure they do either one well. We didn't eat there, so you'll have to gamble on your own, but we noticed quite a bit of dust on the bookshelves in the dining area. We were greeted... More 

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10 Thank BarryLaDuke
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2013 via mobile

We had the Bellagio Chianti, Baked Zitti with Meatballs and the Canneloni! These ladies can cook! They bring their NY Italian heritage to Oregon. Delicious!

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1 Thank Biesterfamily
Newport, Oregon, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2013

Sally and I eat at this wonderful little restaurant at least once a month, we love it. We really like Wed all you can eat night. We both come from the East Coast (I am from NY) and this is REAL Italian like I remember. Thx you to the owners and staff for keeping the quality up all the time.... More 

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Corvallis
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2013

I talked my husband into eating at the Green Gables Italian Cafe in Newport, OR tonight. We stood in the entry for 2-3 minutes before a staff person came out of the kitchen delivering food to another party. The "first bites" were soggy and had just a few ingredients on it - not what was on the menu. The salad... More 

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10 Thank blushingrose

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 SW Coast St, Newport, OR 97365-3926
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 541-574-0986

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?