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Salty's On The Columbia River

3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
+1 503-288-4444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (127 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (49 reviews)
“crab” (62 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
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Reviewed yesterday

Always a great experience here. There has not been one thing on the menu that we haven't enjoyed. Service is always amazing.

Thank westley_evan256
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my first time at Salty's on the Columbia! Loved the Valet parking. Made reservations so there was no waiting. The food was good, but you better be prepared to climb stairs to go from the table to buffet back to table. No problem...More

Thank Karla / Kerrie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday & Sunday there is Brunch for around 50$ Including soft drinks, the food is in quantity between seafood meet rich ,salads and a la minute station for shrimp and crew, also desert and fresh fruits. The place is huge on 2 story's, service is...More

Thank hisham T
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We were celebrating a special "anniversary" & had a wonderful evening at Salty's. Laura, the GM, came to visit us shortly after we were seated to welcome us & made us feel quite special. Our server, Ezra, took very good care of us throughout the...More

1  Thank TravelSinceRetired
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We wanted to get lunch before going to PDX, so we stopped at Salty's. I tried the crab mac & cheese with a Cesar salad. My wife had the Cesar with Salmon and my niece had the fish tacos. We all enjoyed it very much....More

Thank David D
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The seafood brunch buffet is just plain unbelievable! The only downside I see is if you get there after 10:30am. You WILL be waiting. The food is outstanding. All you can eat Dungeness and snow crab. All you can eat peel and eat shrimp. For...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Came here for a birthday celebration and had impeccable service and outstanding food. Fresh seafood and GREAT desserts. BTW, we came back for their weekend brunch and had an incredible experience. Make reservations

Thank raflag
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I've been coming to Portland/Vancouver for business for 5-6 years. This was my first time here. It was a late lunch/early dinner before I could check-in to my hotel in Vancouver. I did what I sometimes do, just asked the waitress to bring the best...More

Thank SimpleBoyInGA
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Salty’s at the recommendation of the staff at Atlantic Aviation. We were not disappointed. The service was very good, with helpful dining staff. The steelhead dinner was cooked perfectly and was delicious! Try their bread sampler and chowder as appetizers ,...More

Thank rich_pickett
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Lovely view,good food but too expensive. If you want a cozy place to take a date for romance, this is the place.

Thank Rosemary G
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Meg R
15 October 2017|
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Response from Palms-to-Pines | Reviewed this property |
Well, I don't know about 2027 but I do know that Salty's is open on Thanksgiving this year, 2017. :)
5 April 2017|
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Response from DoGo58 | Reviewed this property |
Happy hour is limited to the bar and you can't make reservations.
Mark K
23 February 2017|
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Response from Thomas W | Reviewed this property |
Should be easy, go to the website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:15 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:15 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:15 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:15 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
  • Public Transportation: Airport, James Gleason Boat Ramp
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-288-4444
  • E-mail
The best seafood and steak restaurant in Portland isn't downtown, it's on the Columbia River.
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