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Subterra - A Wine Cellar Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Wine Bar, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

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Menu

ENTREES​
All entrees are served w/ assorted freshly baked breads w/ whipped butter & a surprise,
Choice of two soups, house salad, & appropriate side dishes
$26.00
Potato Wrapped Halibut w/ Pinot Noir Beurre Rouge
sautéed​ Alaskan halibut wrapped in potato “scales” & served w/ a pinot noir butter sauce reduction ’06 Bernard Machado pinot noir la Cantara Chehalem mountain
$24.00
Seared Scallops on Brussel Sprout Slaw
seared jumbo scallops served on a bed of warm Brussel sprout slaw enriched w/ bacon, shallots, & lemon ’09 Blake slee chardonnay Carabella vineyard Chehalem mountain
$24.00
Seafood Zarzuela
scallops, shrimp, & fish skillet roasted in a rich saffron & almond sofrito w/ Linguisa sausage ’08 Eliana reserve (right bank merlot blend) Ashland
$22.00
Canard Au Vin
Pinot noir braised duck leg served on a shitake mushroom, leek, & bacon bread pudding w/ a rich red wine sauce ’10 coeur de terre pinot noir willamette valley
$23.00
Grilled Shoulder Tender Steak Churrasco
chimichurri marinated beef shoulder tender grilled medium rare & served w/ a Nicaraguan jalapeño cream sauce ’07 Troon old vines Meritage Applegate valley
$24.00
Rack of Lamb
Roasted hazelnut crusted rack of lamb w/ mint pesto ’07 forgeron cabernet sauvignon columbia valley
$19.00
Pork w/ Leek & Mustard
tender Carlton farm’s pork shoulder, seasoned & roasted, & finished in a white wine, dijon mustard, caper, & leek cream sauce ’09 Carlton hill pinot noir Yamhill Carlton
$21.00
Chicken Breast in Avocado Cream
organic free range draper valley chicken breast sautéed & served fanned in an avocado cream sauce w/ roasted corn & asparagus ’10 j Wrigley pinot blanc Mcminnville
DESSERTS​
$3.12
Just a Friendly Reminder to Let You Know That We Have a Delicious, Freshly Made, & Daily Changing Selection
Of spectacular desserts that you really should try to save a little room for…
SMALL PLATES​
TERRESTRIAL​
$10.00
Sweetbread Ragu w/ Mushrooms, Bacon, & Edamame
$10.00
Housemade Sausage of the Moment
$9.00
Nagano Beef Skewers
$10.00
Asian Beef Tartar
$10.00
BBQ Pork Sliders
OCEANIC​
$11.00
Scallop Salad Bites w/ Avocado & Tomato
$12.00
Crab & Goat Cheese Enchiladas
$10.00
Oysters on the Half Shell
$12.00
Grilled Fish Tacos
CULTIVATED​
$9.00
Goat Cheese Puffs Filled w/ Parsley Garlic Mushrooms
$7.00
Roast Asparagus w/ Bacon, Shallot, & Mustard Whip
$12.00
Wild Mushroom Risotto
$7.00
Corn Tamale Cake
$5.00
Assorted Olives
$4.00
House Salad
SPREADABLES​
$10.00
Provoleta w/ Bacon, Ham, Onions & Roasted Red Peppers
$11.00
Briar Rose Goat Cheese Medallion Baked in Marinara
$13.00
Melted Brie w/ Maple Bourbon Fig Jam
$8.00
House Smoked Salmon Spread
$6.00
Brandied Chicken Pate
$6.00
Edamame Hummus
MISCELLANY​
$4.00
Soup, Choice of Two, Housemade
$3.00
House Baked Bread Basket
available half price for happy hour Monday-Friday 3-6pm
About
Affordable fine dining at it best in an amazingly ambient cellar venue in the Willamette Valley wine country. The menu reflects a patchwork of complex, bold flavors pieced together from varied cuisines, brought together with classical technique. Open daily for lunch from 11:30 am. to 5:00 pm, and dinner daily from 5:00 pm. To 9:00 pm. Extensive local and global wine and beer list, classic cocktails, small plates, happy hour weekdays from 3 to 6 with food and drink specials.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Wine Bar, American, International
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I dine here when the kids are away or for any special occasion we have or decide to concoct 😃. It has great service, great food and a good price. If you’re in the area dining here is a must

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bschu1170
Janet B, Owner at Subterra - A Wine Cellar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review. It is our pleasure to serve you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Liz was perfect! Food was superb and the cocktail/wine list is very extensive.... we enjoyed our evening and will definitely be back.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MShellKramer
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

The food is always amazing and the ambiance is always very relaxed. Love taking the wife here for a date - though the kids have been allowed to join us.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 891trevorg
Janet B, Owner at Subterra - A Wine Cellar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review us, it is our pleasure to serve you! Janet

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Find your way into the corner of a small strip mall down below ground level to cellar. Great atmosphere but it did not deliver on the outstanding reviews. Good service. Check out the current menu options online.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank gregoryg178
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Excellent great tasting European style food. Refined and comforting. If you're tired of expensive bottles of wine, Tuesdays bottles are half-off all bottles! A little gard to find because it is in a strip mall in Newberg with a small sign at the top of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BRSDESTIN
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

One of the best attributes of a great restaurant is consistency in food quality and service. This restaurant scores a 10 in both categories. This is my fourth trip over the last two years and it remains awesome.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 926eds
Janet B, Owner at Subterra - A Wine Cellar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for much for your positive review, it our pleasure serving you! Janet

Reviewed October 21, 2018

We had dinner here last week and the experience was very enjoyable. We wanted to bring some wine we had purchased while doing the winery thing and the corkage fee was very reasonable. The service was outstanding! I had noted in my Open Table reservation...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Valerie L
Reviewed October 11, 2018

This place is in a wine cellar, kind of unique. The food was good a bit pricey however. Wine selection was also good. A cute little place to eat at

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gayle E
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a relaxed dinner of small plates after a day of wine tasting. Soups were excellent. Service was friendly and made for a very nice experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gmg2194
Janet B, Owner at Subterra - A Wine Cellar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you for your review, it was our pleasure to serve you!

Reviewed October 9, 2018

Sounds like a good combination...your entree comes with a soup and salad which we thought was a good value. We had the chicken and potato wrapped halibut which were both good. Not the best food I’ve ever head but certainly in the good category. Service...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nanums
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Extremely casual. Long Beach is a resort community. We were in shorts and t- shirts and fit right in, however there were folks dressed for dinner as well. Comfortable atmosphere across the board.
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