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63383 Kingfisher Drive, Charleston, OR 97420
541-888-5544
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Ranked #5 of 7 Restaurants in Charleston
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English first
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

I stayed at the Plainview Motel and this resturant is very close. When the weather is good sit outside and overlook the slough. The seafood is always good as is the service. I miss the buffet they used to have.

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Bend, Oregon
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38 reviews 38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

We had reservations for our large group and just prior to our arrival another large group were seated. The restaurant owner or manager was a real jerk yelling at the cooks and the wait staff. We didn't have a problem waiting at all but we did have a problem with the food and the owner.

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Smithfield, Virginia
Top Contributor
282 reviews 282 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

While staying in Coos Bay my husband and I stopped at this restaurant in Charleston Marina area. We were seated next to the window. Only two tables taken when we were seated therefore we should have gotten good service. The waitress was busy doing things behind the bar. Only one person came into the bar and got a drink but... More

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Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Portside has lost it's luster a little bit over the years (still really good) but the sushi place located in the NW corner of the building is excellent. I didn't get a chance to try their sashimi but the three different sushi rolls we ordered were fresh and tasty with excellent presentation.

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Bloomington
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60 reviews 60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

We ate here recently. Sat by the bay and watched families clamming. I had scallops in cream sauce. They were different from the preparation of most scallop dishes. My husband had breaded fried crab legs. The crab breading was too thick and covered up the taste of the crab. The scallops lacked a good glaze which would have improved combination... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Slightly dated, but nice, classic seafood restaurant with big window views of the harbor. Candlelit table in the evening. About a 10-15 minute drive from Hwy 101 hotel. Went for seafood around 8pm (oddly many restaurants were closed by 8pm on Saturday in this area), pleased with what we ordered and received. Staff was very friendly, especially our waitress who... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

So delicious! Fresh food, good service, wonderful views. I definitely would recommend. We had the seafood pasta, scallop and prawn Cajun pasta, and Cajun blackened halibut. All of it tasty. Nothing remained.

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northbend, or
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Fresh seafood. Little spendy but worth it. Seafood pasta is the best. Has a lil of everything in it. Cant think of anything bad ive ate here. Service was very good. And the view wasnt bad. Worth the trip.

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Portland, Oregon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The food quality has gone down a bit over the last couple of years. It is really good or it has been pretty bad. Good location on the bay and watching the people clamming is always good entertainment.

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Medford, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Silver, the food artist who prepares the sushi, was very engaging and made four or five different platters of various types of sushi for us to try. Some of the best sushi I've eaten. Absolutely a great place to go. Enjoy

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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
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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