Enjoy All the Bounty of the Pacific Northwest!
Hood River has a reputation for local food that will thrill any dedicated foodie. When combined with unparalleled wine and microbrew spots, this community’s restaurant scene is a food and drink adventure that lives up to its glorious surrounding wilderness.
During your vacation in Hood River, your family and friends will “gorge” daily on produce grown down the road, locally roasted coffees, and enjoy meals at local markets, restaurants, breweries, cafés, and food trucks. Hood River is a tight-knit community of bakers and chefs, farmers – who tend trees or raise their own livestock, winemakers, and brewers. The spots we mention below are just a start as you sample all the delicious options in the Gorge! Learn about the best restaurants in Hood River Oregon:
Eat Like a Local
First thing in the morning, wander over to Bette’s Place for a friendly breakfast with big cinnamon roll or pancakes with marionberry syrup or pop into the Egg River Café for wonderful food and service. Come lunchtime, stop in at Full Sail Brewing for a flight of local beer, gorgeous views, and a tasty chicken sandwich. If you’re looking for something upscale, Celilo Restaurant and Bar is a plush place to enjoy a local salmon-sandwich on bread from the White Salmon Baking Co. up the street or a gorgeous local salad brimming with seasonal goodness. Restaurants in Hood OR have something for everyone!
If you feel like having dinner on the town, Sixth Street Bistro & Loft serves local seafood and produce with flair. Stonehedge Gardens Wine Country Bistro is also a great spot for a decadent intimate dinner. Solstice WoodFire Cafe and Bar is a hot spot for a night out with inventive pizza and cocktails on the menu. Take a culinary trip to Sicily at Romul’s or grab an All-American burger at Twin Peaks Drive-In Restaurant, then wander into Volcanic Bottle Shoppe in the Heights for some vino. The food truck and pop-up restaurant action that has hit cities across the U.S. hasn’t skipped Hood River. Indian, Lebanese, or vegan options abound.
Best Restaurants In Hood River Oregon
Hood River is known for being a community that takes pride in all the local community has to offer. Grab a cup of joe in the morning at Dog River Coffee Company, and ask around. Will you find your perfect breakfast at Riverside or Broder Ost? Where can you find a great deli for a picnic lunch? They’ll probably send you to Boda’s Kitchen. Will your partner be more romanced by the dinner at The Subterranean or Simon’s? Whatever you ask, get ready for delicious eats and a warm welcome in Hood River’s restaurants.