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“great food, great view”
Review of Portage Grill

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Portage Grill
Ranked #56 of 71 Restaurants in The Dalles
Description: Part of the Shilo Inn.
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Description: Part of the Shilo Inn.
Reviewed September 14, 2013

Some may not think a view of a dam is interesting. As engineers, we loved it! The table was on an outdoor patio overlooking the dam and the water. We had catfish and fries and they were excellent! Great BIG slab of catfish with a spicy, tasty, seasoned coating. I haven't had any of their other dishes.
The wait to get our food was LONG.... but when it arrived it was hot and fresh and tasty! Worth the wait! I'd eat there again anytime for the catfish.

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Thank krauser848
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Reviewed May 25, 2012

The courtesy breakfast for hotel guests was excellent, cooked in the restaurant and no make-your own-features. The evening menu was a mixed bag and I did wonder at the cajun emphasis in a northwest restaurant replete with local history. My choice of bourbon sauce steak was excellent as far as the steak went, but the rice (white and wild rice) was badly oversalted. The service at both meals was excellent.

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Reviewed April 9, 2012

The pork medellians were dry and the gravy was still cold and jelled. We got 3 rolls for 4 people and could not get the waiter's attention for anything. We wanted water and got a glass when the bill was brought... not before. Bad service and food, I do not know how they stay in business!

Thank mcadamialover
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Reviewed May 28, 2011

We ate here while driving through on the way to Portland. The food was terrible and it was way overpriced. My sandwich was dry and salty, the restaraunt was dirty and in need of a renovation, and the service was bad.

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Reviewed April 21, 2011

Great food and a wonderful atmosphere. A little touch of the South right here at home.

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Thank 52093Abc
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