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Salty's On The Columbia River

3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
+1 503-288-4444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (127 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (49 reviews)
“crab” (62 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Four of us went to dinner here yesterday. Love the atmosphere. It's a lively place on the river with outdoor seating which we enjoyed. The menu is extensive BUT the prices are pretty high. All items seemed priced higher than I found comfortable but the...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The view is great and the food was good. Not worth the wait!!! Wine list is good. Will not come back!!!

Thank Joel V
Reviewed 5 days ago

Luxurious restaurant on the south bank of the Columbia, just west of Portland airport. Outstanding food with ingredients of the highest quality. Pretty waitresses. Very expensive, but worth it for a big occasion

Thank Jack37
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for supper on a Thursday night with a group of business colleagues. A couple of guys from our group had been here before. The atmosphere was warm and inviting. The selection of drinks and beers was impressive. I had a couple glasses of the...More

Thank jerry e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best restaurant in Portland due to the outstanding food and service. Great presentation, active manager and super service. Halibut was outstanding and scallops were large and seasoned just right. Coconut Prawns are great to start a meal and the Peanut butter pie and baked...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The brunch has a great selection of food, but there is absolutely no way you can eat enough to even come close to breaking even on the cost. I’ll give them points for the view.

Thank MarineAir10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were staying nearby so we snuck out for an early evening date without the kids. Absolutely lovely happy hour. We sat on a hightop in the bar area. Exceptional food in a fun seafood/beachy restaurant setting. Loved the coastal restaurant vibe,...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a seafood gourmand's delight. Went on a Saturday for the same brunch given on Sunday...only difference is that it is $10 less on Saturday! Reservations are almost a must for this popular destination for seafood brunch. If you have mobility issues, let them...More

Thank Snookey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Leave the kids home--good service, good food & drinks also atmosphere. Kinda noisy but the upper bar might be a little quieter. Bring you $$$ and desire for seafood.Server Brian is the best you can ask for & knows his stuff.Recommend most everything--loved the coconut...More

Thank brucer1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a great experience here. There has not been one thing on the menu that we haven't enjoyed. Service is always amazing.

Thank westley_evan256
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Meg R
16 October 2017|
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Response from Palms-to-Pines | Reviewed this property |
Well, I don't know about 2027 but I do know that Salty's is open on Thanksgiving this year, 2017. :)
6 April 2017|
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Response from DoGo58 | Reviewed this property |
Happy hour is limited to the bar and you can't make reservations.
Mark K
24 February 2017|
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Response from Thomas W | Reviewed this property |
Should be easy, go to the website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:15 AM - 8:30 PM
11:15 AM - 8:30 PM
11:15 AM - 8:30 PM
11:15 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
  • Public Transportation: Airport, James Gleason Boat Ramp
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-288-4444
  • E-mail
The best seafood and steak restaurant in Portland isn't downtown, it's on the Columbia River.
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