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“Very nice local eatery” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Wildflower Grill

Wildflower Grill
4250 N Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
541-994-9663
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Ranked #11 of 87 restaurants in Lincoln City
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Olathe, Kansas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Very nice local eatery”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

We stopped for breakfast in September, 2012. Great breakfasts and were accomadating of my wife's gluten intolerance. Nice service, good forest views off the back dining room. If you rely on GPS, double-check the location. This is off 101 before you get to Lincoln City when coming in from the east (Portland). GPS tried to take us way into town and we unknowingly drove right past the restaurant. Look for the Sea Lion Caves billboard on 101 and Wildflowers is right there by the billboard!

Visited September 2012
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English first
Washington State
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Beautiful breakfast”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012 via mobile

The florentine omlet was packed with fresh spinach, on the side was a homemade salsa that was like a salsa-slaw and terrific. Great food in a sun room with a peaceful view. Great way to start the day!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Lompoc, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
“Expected more than what we got.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Sadly, I was not favorably impressed the the quality of the food or atmosphere at this restaurant. It is in a lovely old house on a hill overlooking a lovely lagoon right on 101 in Lincoln City, OR. Unfortunately, that's the best part. Service was good, the food not at all. My main reason for going there was duck breast on their menu on the Internet. Sorry to say, it was terribly overcooked, covered with marionberries,(not a sauce as they described it) and served with an abnormally unpleasing amount of food loaded on the plate. And I did'nt even have potatoes. My husband ordered Panko crusted halibut with a seafood sauce and again too many veggies and potatoes making the presentation unappetizing. His impression was "it's OK" which translates to he did'nt care for it. How can you ruin halibut? Our meals lacked flavor, proper spices, and were generally bland.
The worst part was we were seated next to the kitchen (this is a small restaurant) and the kitchen door constantly flew open and shut as servers came in and out. This could have been tolerable if every time the door opened I didn't have to hear a radio blaring Mexican mariachi music with an occasional loud solo from a cook or two.
Unfortunalely, I give this place a D- for food, and an F for atmosphere despite the lovely view. It's a real shame, it could be an exceptional romantic little place considering its prime location.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Marysville, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Got physically sick after eating there”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

The outside of the place is overrun with weeds. We should of known better but the other reviews we had read sounded good. Crab Benedict was not very good. The amount of crab was skimpy and the homemade bread was not very good. The sauce was not very good also. I had apply juice and a crab and shrimp omelette. I threw up as soon as we left. The waitress (owner) was very short with people. When we asked where the bathroom facilities were she did not even answer us.

Visited September 2012
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walterville
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Amazing tucked away restaurant~”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

The service was great. Genuinely nice crew. Not superficial sappy. ALL the employees worked together as a team to make the customers happy. We felt like we were appreciated. Food was amazing. Seriously...real butter, warm syrup, organic good stuff for the extra special touches. Love this place!

Visited August 2012
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