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“Breakfast was great” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Big Wave Cafe

Big Wave Cafe
Ranked #1 of 23 Restaurants in Manzanita
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: The Big Wave Cafe is a casual themed restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. We offer daily specials with a focus on local, fresh seafood.
Portland, Oregon
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Breakfast was great”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2014

We ate here a few times while camping at the local state park...The food and service is great....I do think the prices are higher this year..We may have to find another restaurant next year...We had a traditional egg and bacon breakfast with tea and milk...It was 25.00 for two people

  • Visited July 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Date | Rating
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English first
North Augusta, South Carolina
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“good customer service”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2014

Fresh food served in a nice modern setting. Even had fresh flowers on the table at lunch time. The waitress was very helpful when we asked her about different roadways to drive back to Portland

Visited June 2014
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Thank JacquieK316
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Brier, Washington
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Great find!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2014

If it had not been the good reviews on this site. I am pretty sure I would have never checked this place out. Had oysters on the half shell that were great and crab cakes were wonderful. Nice selection of local brews by the bottle and had a chance to talk brews with one of the owners.

Visited July 2014
Helpful?
Thank Swedishbrick
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Allen,TX
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Slow!!!!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

So disappointed. Would have loved to given a 5 star review but I just can not! It took over 30 minutes for our food to arrive . It appears the wait staff seats guests, serves tables, and cleans tables. The food was good once it arrived.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank Jennifer H
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Canyon Country
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Good food, great service!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2014

This place really surprised us! We had so many "eh" eating experiences while visiting the area. This is a family friendly place, the staff was quick and attentive, the steam clams were the best we have had in a long time, the steamed crab was excellent. I wished we would of found this place sooner as we would of returned to try other items on the menu.

Visited July 2014
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2 Thank Mamabirdie
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