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343 S 1st St, Saint Helens, OR 97051-2601
503-366-0877
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Their pasta dish was outa the park. Best I've had! Other food items also good as well. Old town charm both inside & out. Loved that pasta dish!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Jim C
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Saint Helens, Oregon, United States
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4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

We came here because let's face it saint Helens restaurants are horrible and this is the last one we wanted to try. What a bad experience. We ordered their artichoke dip. It was so greasy and it came out within 3 minutes, obviously not fresh. My husband ordered a medium well steak and since they are a steak place we... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Living in the area, we've eaten at the Dockside many times. This is a smallish, cozy restaurant with some tables having a view of the river. The prices have risen too much, though. I took guests for brunch, which turned out to be top-dollar prices for average food. That said, the Dockside serves the best side salads in town. The... More 

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Saint Helens, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Their pasta dish was outa the park. Best I've had! Other food items also good as well. Old town charm both inside & out. Loved that pasta dish!

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Scappoose
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Our daughter told us about her experience with Dockside. She said she really enjoyed her lunch. Our best friends came for our weekly lunch out together. We went to Dockside and I had the blackened catfish sandwich, my wife had the prime rib dip, our friends had spaghetti with meat sauce with meatballs (extra $4 for the sauce & 4... More 

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Box Elder, South Dakota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Hadn't been here for a number of years so decided to drop by for lunch and have some pasta carbonara with chicken. The place seemed a lot brighter than I remembered or maybe just that it was daylight out Pasta was decent but was just regular spaghetti and the house wine was OK. As luck would have it - I... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Had dinner with friends at Dockside. Immediately seated. Food was delicious and fresh, prices were very reasonable. Nice ambiance. Overall a superb place to eat when in St. Helens.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Arrived without reservations on a Saturday night, and we were seated right away. The service was friendly, and quick. The entire staff was great, suggesting plates and giving recommendations. This is the best place to go for a romantic Italian meal north of Portland, and the only option for Longview/Kelso. The manager here makes this a well run and friendly... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This is a safe bet for a couple. Good service, menu has a good selection. My husband liked the steak & I liked the pasta. Maybe a bit overpriced but a safe place to eat.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The food is fine, although a little over priced. They have a nice selection of regional microbrews. Popular with locals, and busy on weekends.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Had lunch and ordered an $8 glass of wine but most restaurants carry a better wine for that price--this was easy an $8 a bottle wine at the 7/11 store, maybe cheaper at the market-- had the roast beef sandwich but had to pay extra for cheese, onions and gluten free bun which took the 13 dollar sandwich to a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 343 S 1st St, Saint Helens, OR 97051-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Saint Helens
  • Phone Number: 503-366-0877

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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