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Best Little Roadhouse

1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
+1 503-365-7225
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (39 reviews)
“steak” (74 reviews)
“honey butter” (24 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service are great. Offer mini golf. Recommend the chicken. Can’t wait to return for the fun and games.

Thank allofat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is about the fourth time I have been here. This is a great place to get a steak or ribs or chicken or fish. The lounge is a great place to wait to be seated. Can be crowded at prime meal times, so a...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time here and we’ll definitely be back! Food was delicious, prices very reasonable and service great! Our new favorite place for lunch when we drive from the coast into Salem for shopping or doctor appointments. Yummy!

Thank Neraknats
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great Mother's Day dinner here. Just happened to be in Salem and used Trip Advisor to see what was good in area and my fellow trip advisors were right on the money with this place! I think it's #6 out of like 486...More

Thank rosepetalsbeck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a party pre-graduation- filled to capacity! They were able to take care of large groups such as our with teaming two waitresses. Great idea. Food was excellent. Service was great. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Stefanie L
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Love going to this restaurant at least once a month. The servers are great and the food is delicious. My favorite for lunch is the salad with crispy chicken. My husband likes it with steak or shrimp. For dinner My go to meal is the...More

Thank Renee M
Reviewed 11 May 2018

My new No1 go to place in Salem. Great food with a good selection brought out quickly by friendly servers, very reasonably priced and fun for the whole family. Bar in the front for the adults, mini-golf in the back for the kids, bang sorted...More

Thank Tristan L
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been here many times! Hey have good food, lots of drinks and beer and friendly staff. They seem to be fairly quick even when they’re a packed house. Go in and try them out!!!

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Came for lunch on a Tuesday before noon and the restaurant wasn't full but seating wasn't immediate. Roadhouse salad with grilled shrimp was excellent. Server was friendly and attentive. But slow again at the conclusion. We were waiting for the check and finally had to...More

Thank ranger4441
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Best Little Roadhouse is among my favorite restaurants. It's one of those places that is better than you expect it to be, and I don't mean that in a backhanded kind of way. The service (for the most part) and the food are better than...More

Thank Franklin W
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Gina H
17 January 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-365-7225
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