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Columbia Portage Grill

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3223 Bret Clodfelter Way, The Dalles, OR 97058-9718
+1 541-298-3287
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good19%
  • Average26%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible21%
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“jambalaya” (4 reviews)
“burgers” (2 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3223 Bret Clodfelter Way, The Dalles, OR 97058-9718
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Reviewed December 25, 2017

I come here often for food & drinks in The Portage Grill. Fairly average place I will say. Good variety of Southern food among other varieties.

Thank zzrydr
Reviewed December 14, 2017

Vicki and Toni make a great experience in the dining room. Always efficient and friendly, love the smiles and great coffee in the morning.

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Reviewed November 30, 2017

Their cajun fried chicken is incredible. Excellent jambalaya too! Portions are excellent! Best river view dining in the Gorge!

Thank Predictem
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Go across the street to McDonald’s or better yet, Water’s Edge. CANNOT recommend Portage. 2 people at the bar, 2 more patrons in the bar and the 5 of us. Food took a full hour to come out. No exaggeration. Husband said worst Bloody Mary...More

Thank clarandelly
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Had two meals here; a light supper and breakfast. We ordered hamburgers and fries for supper and it took 35 minutes for them to come. They claimed they had a lot of orders coming from a connected bar but we only saw one ordered carried...More

1  Thank rnneal2017
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Good bar, nice selection and some good offering on the beer side. Food is simple but good, freshly made and portions are nice.

Thank Guy A
Reviewed August 23, 2017

After a day of difficult traffic, I elected to get off the road and have a nice meal to recharge. The Portage Grill, part of the Shilo Hotel with a nice view of the Columbia River seemed like a good option. Boy was I wrong....More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Save your time and money. We stopped here last night on our way through on a road trip. Got there at 8pm, Finally at 9:15 we HAD to ask if we could get our dinner salads, we didn't get our dinner till nearly 10PM! Several...More

Thank momma a
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I'm truly confused on how this place stays open. We stayed in the attached hotel and were handed coupons for this place for a free breakfast every morning. We stayed four days. Days 1-3 we gagged down food that tasted like a preschooler had cooked...More

1  Thank Diane B
Reviewed July 20, 2017

The gentlemen who work the night shift for this fabulous grill are to be commended. It does not seem to faze them ever, that you intend to order 6 meals right before closing. Oh, and the burgers, plenty big enough, don't order twice as many,...More

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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3223 Bret Clodfelter Way, The Dalles, OR 97058-9718
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  The Dalles
  • Phone Number: +1 541-298-3287
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