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The Black Iron Grill

831 Bridge St, Vernonia, OR 97064-1223
+1 503-429-0214
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“reuben” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Cafe
$$ - $$$
831 Bridge St, Vernonia, OR 97064-1223
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This place has great food from breakfast through dinner. It's got a great little ba that once was an led barber shop. Also a grea coffee hangout. Lots of old Vernonia pictures n the walls. Worth a visit. Great summer outdoor seating too.

Thank orbuck
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Local friends and I gather here frequently for breakfast, lunch and occasionally dinner and often schedule volunteer committee meetings here as well. The food is good pub fare with a $7 senior menu that is perfect size for those of us over 60. Casual, occasionally...More

Thank NWGal064
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I had the Friday night special (Prime Rib). Two had Patty Melts, One had Hamburger, One Had Fish & Chips, and One had a Reuben. The Sandwich's were good and the Tot's and fries were cooked perfectly. My Prime Rib was very large but a...More

Thank rh2340
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were camping in the area and my family of 5 decided to come to town for lunch. Small place with limited indoor seating. There is outdoor seating but it was too hot for the kiddos so we ate inside. An attached bar allows for...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This was our first trip to this restaurant and although the service was slower than we are used to the food was great. The server was also the bartender. The atmosphere was quiet and slow paced but friendly. WE both had great hamburgers and a...More

Thank turtlegirl178
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I always stop in here for coffee when I visit Vernonia. The service, food, and atmosphere is great. They remember the regular customers and prepare their coffee as soon as they walk into the place!!!! The food is good and the coffee is great. Stop...More

Thank Queen W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We chose this based on other TripAdvisor reviews, and it is worth the visit! Rustic, tavern-feel with home cooked food. The server was also the cook, and when asked what the local customers like, she didn't steer us wrong. We had a great sandwich (consider...More

Thank TeamMo
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Great place to eat a good hamburger, good prices. The place has tables inside and in the garden that on sunny days and very nice Familiar place.

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The berry turkey sandwich is yummy. Salads fresh and tasty, cookies big and tender. They roast their own coffee so it's always excellent, grab a bag to enjoy at home. Fun and colorful t-shirts, outdoor seating and if the wind is right you can watch...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Heading to beach and made a random stop along the way based on TA. Great choice for lunch. We had burgers and sandwiches. They all were devoured. Could split sandwiches they were big. Cute place and great service.

Thank Karyn S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 831 Bridge St, Vernonia, OR 97064-1223 (Formerly Black Bear Coffee)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Vernonia
  • Phone Number: +1 503-429-0214
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