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63383 Kingfisher Drive, Charleston, OR 97420
541-888-5544
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Food ~ Slow Service

The music the food and the atmosphere was wonderful but the service was slowww and the time it took to get our order was even slower. There were very few people in restaurant and lounge. We chose to set in the lounge to take in the live music, I don't know if that's what slowed the service in... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
Rick S
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Caldwell, Idaho, United States
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Caldwell, Idaho, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The music the food and the atmosphere was wonderful but the service was slowww and the time it took to get our order was even slower. There were very few people in restaurant and lounge. We chose to set in the lounge to take in the live music, I don't know if that's what slowed the service in hopes we... More 

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Medford, Oregon
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Very nice foods and tasty cocktails! Happy Hour has Superb prices! Must order the calamari! Best I have ever tasted! They are calamari steaks! Enjoy!

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traveling3500
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

After reading all the reviews, which were all over the chart, we went to the Portside last night for a Great Meal. I had Blackened Ling Cod with fries and veggies. Fish was cooked perfect, great taste, with small container of dipping sauce. fries crispy, and veggies almost stir-fried texture, wonderful!!!. Wife had Grilled Salmon, again cooked perfect, baked potato... More 

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Coos Bay, Oregon
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We had reservations and were 5 minutes early. We waited for 10 minutes while the owner seated two small groups before us that arrived after us. When we were finally seated, I was amazed to see that about half of the tables were empty. We sat there for 10 minutes before we were given a menu. After another 15 minutes... More 

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Flossmoor, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Our first time in Charleston in a long while. We just picked this because I wanted to see a nice view. We were here for lunch, it wasn't busy but there were a few people at the bar area. The waitress was very friendly & they had a great selection of food. I had been eating way too much on... More 

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Myrtle Point, Oregon
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Hadn't been to the Portside in Charleston, Oregon for quite some time so decided to go out for dinner there. I can remember that you need to have reservations so I called and made them for 6pm with a window seat. We got there and was surprised to see that there were only about 20 patrons between the restaurant and... More 

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Creswell, Oregon
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I thought the food was good. The prices were reasonable and you received a good amount. Would like to see the restaurant be updated and if that is not possible then I feel it does need a good cleaning through out.

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Kauai
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Sushi is served a few days a week so make sure and call to check if sushi is what you are craving. Wonderful views! Service was great. Full bar had an excellant Pinot nior. Kid friendly. Several fish options!

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Keizer, Oregon
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

We dined in the bar at the Portside on a weekday in November, and it was quite good. The service was good, and the food was excellent. I had a fresh caught Dungeness Crab Louie, and it was the best I've ever had. Crab season was open and active, and the Charleston fishing fleet was bringing in lots of fresh... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My friends took my family and I to the Portside when we visited and we were definitely not disappointed. Our waitress, Tara, was very helpful and knowledgable about the menu and even directed us to a few wines we may not have otherwise have tried. The ling cod was cooked to perfection and tasted exactly like what we were told..."whole... More 

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Additional Information about Portside

Address: 63383 Kingfisher Drive, Charleston, OR 97420
Phone Number: 541-888-5544
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Charleston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 63383 Kingfisher Drive, Charleston, OR 97420
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: 541-888-5544

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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