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Sweet Basil's Cafe

271 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-3038
+1 503-436-1539
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Wine Bar, Cajun & Creole, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
271 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-3038
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Reviewed October 26, 2015

I had the pork po'boy and my husband had the crab stuffed portabella, both were excellent. They have a New Orleans jazz flavor and I hear they have live music too. We sat in the wine bar area because it was a packed house. They...More

Thank Raineedaiz
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

The food here is amazing! I have been coming to Cannon Beach for about 20 years and always stuck to my little favorites and old haunts. Sweet Basil's was always the place that is walk by, view the menu, and walk on. Finally, we took...More

Thank elzbethdawn11
Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

I absolutely loved this stop on our "Flavors of Cannon Beach" tour!! We loved it so much! The owner was so kind and just wonderful at what he did!!! Highly recommended!!!!!! 5 stars!!

Thank Holly L
Reviewed October 19, 2015

We were tired after the drive from Portland to Cannon Beach. We wanted to eat and to eat at a place that does not mind dealing with food allergies. Sweet Basil's Cafe and Keena fit the requirements. Keena does not have food allergies, but does...More

Thank rubyredvette
Reviewed October 15, 2015

I was really disappointed with our visit here. The waitress was not very friendly, our waters were warm without any ice in them, and the food was just okay.

Thank MaKnCheese13
Reviewed October 12, 2015

Yummy. The place to go to again and again. I had the chicken salad bill enjoyed the tuna salad. This restaurant has great food and great service. Ate outside and relaxed away

Thank Victoriarcopelton
Reviewed October 10, 2015

I know the menu at S.B.'s well having eaten there many times, last time for my birthday in June and I have to say that I think chef/owner John sowa is arguably the most creative chef on the north Oregon coast (formerly owner chef of...More

Thank reverpacific
Reviewed October 6, 2015

The menu is fresh and diverse and the kitchen is incredibly accommodating. At one meal, we watched the staff work with gluten, mushroom, and nut allergies as well as vegan modifications and what looked to us like plain picky eating. We ate there for lunch...More

1  Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed October 4, 2015

We visit here twice a year staying 13 miles south of Cannon Beach but we always make a special trip to Sweet Basil's Cafe. We have never been disappointed. The food is fresh and freshly made with an emphasis on organic and locally sourced products....More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed October 1, 2015

Lunch with a friend was fabulous. Food took a little while, but the crab stuffed portobello was well worth it! Friend had the veggie melt - so yum! Definitely worth a stop while you're in beautiful Cannon Beach.

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Teresa B
July 15, 2017|
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Response from Connor O | Reviewed this property |
The patio is dog friendly. It is not under construction.
April 20, 2016|
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Response from djinscottsdale | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Thursday, in March, and they did not have music. I suggest calling the restaurant to find out
November 28, 2015|
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Response from Mrsilverfox | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry your message just got to me. But yes we have Gift Certificates that can be made out in any denomination, You can pick up at the cafe or call and we will mail it out. Thanks for contacting us John Sowa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-3038
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Cannon Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 503-436-1539
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Offering a healthy choice at the coast. Many vegetarian and Gluten free options. House smoked pork and meat options also available. At dinner Cajun/Creole dishes are featured plus local Northwest ingredients. Live music nightly in the Wine Bar.
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