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Celilo Restaurant & Bar

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16 Oak St, Hood River, OR 97031-2310
+1 541-386-5710
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Portland, Oregon
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were really excited to try Celilo during our visit to Hood River. The wait staff was very accommodating, even when we arrived with two more people than we had on our reservation. Unfortunately, the food took a really long time to arrive. In fact, our appetizers didn't appear for about 30 minutes, and the entrees took another 30 minutes.... More 

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Portland, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Out for a solo evening, I enjoyed a great glass of Pinot and a tasty plate of gnocchi. Friendly staff, although I ordered from, was served by, and attended to by at least 4 or 5 different people - the service seemed a little scattered. Prices are high, but this is one of the few non-brewery options in town with... More 

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Thank E9366OGsusanl
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177 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hard to make a choice since there were several that appealed My husband had the salmon & thought it was fine. There is usually too much food for me so I had the mussels and a salad instead of an entree. Bruno, our waiter, was helpful. I liked the salad that was mâché, roasted beets, crisp fried hicpeas and Harissa... More 

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Menlo Park, California
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79 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

San Francisco foodie here so this review may not be for everyone. Went on Friday night at 8pm with parents and grown brother. Service was fine. Food did not take excessively long as others have written. But the menu is odd - not a lot of choices - and on that night the salmon preparation was old-fashioned and bitter. Fresh... More 

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Thank sfwood
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will start with the restaurant is nice and the staff was friendly and attentive. We just made the mistake of ordering the salmon. It was so dry it was hard to put a fork through it. Half was covered with skin and the other half was over seasoned (very salty). I admit we did not say anything while we... More 

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Greeneville, Tennessee
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397 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our innkeeper. He told us that they offered 2 for 1 entrees and this Wednesday may be the last of the season. We checked, he was correct. The food was excellent. I indulged in their lamb special. A rack prepared differently and served with healthy veggies etc. My wife had Duck breast. We enjoyed wine... More 

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Hood River, Oregon
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The building is very beautifully decorated and well put together. Its not the largest of areas but still roomy enough. The food is well prepared but expect to pay a tidy sum for it. Its not a place you could dine in too often but nice for the "special" occasion. The bar area is very nice and they do happy... More 

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Redmond, Oregon
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We were in Hood River for 2 nights and this restaurant was recommended by friends who live here. We made a Wednesday night reservation through Open Table and totally (and unknowingly) lucked out, because Wednesday nights in February are 'two for one' - the price of the cheaper entree is credited. To start, the drinks are fabulous! I had a... More 

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Thank Peggy M
Sherwood, Oregon
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We only had drinks but the food looked good. Sat at the bar and had a great time watching the bartender. It was fun and fascinating. Would like to try dinner one of these nights. Nice wine list.

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Beaverton, Oregon
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My wife and I with three other couples shared a great experience at Celilo recently. We sat in the 'semi private' room for a celebration dinner and were treated to a uniformly excellent meal with really attentive, pleasant and helpful staff. The price was very reasonable too, considering the amount we ate and drank! The restaurant itself has a great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Oak St, Hood River, OR 97031-2310
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River
  • Phone Number: +1 541-386-5710
Description
At Celilo, we are committed to a healthy and sustainable future. Our menus feature Pacific Northwest cuisine made with fresh and local ingredients.We hope that you will join us in our dining room’s warm atmosphere, created by local artists and craftsmen.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?