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Island Cafe

250 NE Tomahawk Island Dr, Portland, OR 97217-7938
+1 503-283-0362
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“halibut tacos” (9 reviews)
“burgers” (18 reviews)
“mango chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 NE Tomahawk Island Dr, Portland, OR 97217-7938
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

After a long drive, we found ourselves sitting on a floating dock rocking gently, with a beautiful marina view, soft breezes and strong drinks. Extremely relaxing. The food was good and the service friendly and efficient. We found it difficult to leave and hope to...More

Thank walk2000
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to enjoy the outside seating here on a sunny, warm afternoon. The halibut tacos were great. Also loved the salsa and crusted French fries!

Thank LocalLadyDiner
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This Summer when my Sister and BIL were renting a houseboat on thre Columbia for the Summer, we went to Island Cafe. WOW! What a find. This reminds me of being in Hawaii...without the flight there. Great food, very fun atmosphere while you watch the...More

Thank stevemarilyn2013
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took the advice of our hotel receptionist to have lunch here. It is a really nice place to go after a long day of driving. The food is great and since the entire restaurant is actually floating in the small marina on the Columbia...More

Thank nidan196
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Watching the boats and board riders while we enjoyed really good food from a bar and grill. The servers were very friendly and went out of their way to accommodate us just taking it all in and relaxing with some music in the background with...More

Thank 2divots
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Food is really pretty good for burgers, fish and chips and beer. Full bar. But the ambiance is fantastic. Floating docks at the end of the marina make one feel like you've left the busy city. Favorite hang-out in the summer!

Thank Margo G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The table wait was not long, but once we were seated it took 20 minutes to flag down the wsitstaff. I was embarrased as I had highp-rofile company from out of town. Sal Pare all the way next time!

Thank joerod444
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I like taking friends here because food is great, service friendli, and being on the water just makes it to "must" do again and again.

Thank Ginger P
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Docked the boat and had a very nice meal. My fried oysters were the best I've had in a long time. Really fun atmosphere!

Thank Carol O
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

On the river, beautiful views, great folks, decent food. The ambiance is the scene stealer. Foid, so so. But great service. Wonderful on a summer day. Good bar, fun outdoor seating, and in the pier.

Thank Mariko S
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Donna L
23 August 2016|
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Response from Barb H | Reviewed this property |
Not aware of handicap parking. Also, have to walk down a boat ramp to get there.
Kevin G
31 March 2015|
Response from Kevin G |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 NE Tomahawk Island Dr, Portland, OR 97217-7938
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-283-0362
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