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Bay View Bistro

85625 Highway 101, at The Best Western Pier Point Inn, Florence, OR 97439-8501
+1 541-590-3000
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak salad” (4 reviews)
“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
“cioppino” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
85625 Highway 101, at The Best Western Pier Point Inn, Florence, OR 97439-8501
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1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was nice to have a restaurant at the hotel, I was tired and not wanting to drive. I wanted a good steak and ended up with the speacil ribeye. My expectations were low and were met, thin and tough steak but cooked up order...More

Thank bbqmaster69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have hesitated many times to eat here based on so-so reviews in the past. We decided to finally put this restaurant to the test. Boy are we SO GLAD WE DID! Excellent cuisine and we had fabulous steaks. The Caesar salad was perfect with...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there based on the TripAdvisor reviews and we not impressed. Not sure why all the rave reviews. My husband had the Seafood Stew, which was good. But why not serve it with a chunk of French or Sourdough to sop up the broth...More

1  Thank segwayTexas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at your restaurant Friday night the 24th of August. We were told about an amazing Cioppino, but it wasn’t on the menu. I asked if the Chef would be able to create it that night and I was amazed the answer came back...More

Thank spelkey56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view, the waitress, the convenient location were all GREAT! Located in the BestWestern Pier Point Inn,

Thank KellyBearbooks
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Bay View Bistro is a small intimate restaurant in the Pier Point Inn. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed or dinner at the Bay View. The menu had a large variety of choices including a nice beer and wine selection. We enjoyed the nice...More

Thank 446billp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a nice find! After being told at the Waterfront Depot that we'd have to wait an hour to eat, and then would have to sit at the bar, we took a five-minute drive over here based on online reviews. We arrived at about 8:15...More

Thank ericsternbach
Reviewed August 14, 2018

After a long day traveling it was wonderful to be able to get a good meal without having to leave the restaurant. Great service, tasty food. We even bought a bottle of reasonably priced wine to take back to the room.

1  Thank ArizonaYorks
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Went to the Bay View Bistro for dinner at 4pm on a Saturday. We were the first people to arrive. Staff was friendly, we highly suggest the Beer Battered Prawns. Amazing view!

1  Thank Erin R
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Being that all but one restaurant in Florence has an ocean view, those who enjoy restaurants with a great view other than ocean shoreline would really like this place which sits high on the South bank of the Siuslaw River directly across from the "Old...More

Thank 651Eddie
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $25
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85625 Highway 101, at The Best Western Pier Point Inn, Florence, OR 97439-8501
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 541-590-3000
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Best Western Pier Point Inn
Description
Nestled above the Siuslaw River, the Bay View Bistro is located inside the Best Western Pier Point Inn but this is NOT your average hotel restaurant. Come for the spectacular view, but stay for the delicious food and superior service. The Bay View Bistro has a cozy, beautiful bar and dining room overlooking Old Town Florence, the historic Siuslaw Bridge and Siuslaw River. We have a wonderful happy hour, early bird specials and chalkboard specials changing daily. Reservations Recommended.
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