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Subterra - A Wine Cellar Restaurant

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1505 Portland Rd, Downstairs, Newberg, OR 97132-1852
+1 503-538-6060
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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The Dalles
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

They get their income from wine and mixed drinks. But my friend and I don't drink. Food was very good and reasonably priced. We're going again, four, maybe five more times to taste everything

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Thank Qaedon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great flavors! Wonderful evening with friends. Winter international series of dinners are an excellent way to span the globe! Excellent value

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Portland, Oregon
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband & I just discovered this gem in wine country. The service and ambiance were perfect. We had a memorable meal featuring black bean soup, BLTA salad, chicken liver pate, and smoked pork w spaetzle & braised greens. We had a Pinot Noir and a Pinot blanc to complement the food. Everything was exceptional! We will definitely return!

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Thank 36debbiem
Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Really like this local place. The service is good and the food is very good with affordable prices in the higher end range but, have you seen the prices of like restaurants lately. I recently went to a Wednesday Supper series and it was outstanding in everything. I will continue to go to this great gem in my hometown.

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Thank christie c
St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first experience of Subterra and it certainly lived up to expectations! Our server was most attentive, friendly and knowledgable about the intriguing menu. On this occasion I did not look at the wine list which was a pity as I expect it included many interesting wines from the local Willamette Valley vineyards.

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Thank Ronald S
Plano/Munich
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our third time dining, never disappointed. Starting with the multi-grain bread and an incredible soup of Portabella mushrooms w/ bacon :) we were already feeling good. Entree included main course plus soup and salad. my wife had the halibut and it was superb!, A+ (shes from Alaska and picky wrt seafood). I went light and had the Nagano beef skewers... More 

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Thank Todd-n-Shan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

Location: The idea of a restaurant in a wine cellar sounded pretty cool. In actuality, you just go down some steps in a parking lot/strip of old buildings next to the highway. Food: Had the potato wrapped halibut and the potato was mushy - would have been much better if it were sliced thiner and potato crispy. Can't even remember... More 

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Thank Kirsten M
Dayton, Oregon
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

Don't miss out on this place. The food flavor combinations are phenomenal. The food is always exciting and innovative from a flavor combination standpoint. The staff is wonderful and the ever evolving wine list always has something unique on it.

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Thank MichelleWaz05
Newberg, Oregon
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

Last Monday we took our friends to dinner at SubTerra for a birthday celebration. We called ahead for reservations and to check if they had a dessert menu which is not shown on-line. Yes, they do! Here is what everyone enjoyed that were "included" with their dinners: A fresh assortment of breads and butters A choice of 2 soups...that night... More 

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Thank bandman58
San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

We ordered the food and had it brought up to the Dark Horse tasting room we were at right upstairs no problems. Everything was made fresh and brought to the table astonishingly quick. We all enjoyed our lunch with a couple of glasses of wine.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $29
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1505 Portland Rd, Downstairs, Newberg, OR 97132-1852
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Newberg
  • Phone Number: +1 503-538-6060
Description
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 a.M. To 5:00 p.M, and dinner daily from 5:00 p.M. To 9:00 p.M. Extensive local and global wine and beer list, classic cocktails, small plates, happy hour weekdays from 3 to 6 with food and drink specials.

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