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Big River Restaurant

101 Jackson Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330
+1 541-757-0694
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“calzone” (11 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
“lemon tart” (2 reviews)
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Italian, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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101 Jackson Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service and food. We always enjoy celebrating special occasions here. The menu features locally grown fresh produce and a nice choice of items.

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Went with my wife and son. Early eating before 6pm. No waiting. Service was excellent food was very good but pretty pricey. We had the crab cakes, New York Steak, and the Halibut. Two drinks and the Lava chocolate cake and lemon tart and our...More

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Decent Italian found in central Oregon. The place is large and spacious. The menu offers more than the standard pizza, calzone expected. I had the gnocchi which was rich and heavy despite being a small plate. The salad and fresh bread were better than average....More

1  Thank ceceliainDC
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I had two meals there: salad for dinner and Reuben sandwich for lunch. Both were delicious. The service was great and I like the decoration, too.

Thank youyuanw
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A nice place to eat, big menu and plenty of local brew drinks. The price of the food was a bit high for something's, but others the portions were huge (like the clams starter!!!) The booths were well aged and could do with a bit...More

Thank Corey R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had lunch at Big River after the eclipse! The sandwiches and salads are excellent. The dessert menu is extensive and well worth the calories. Service was very polite, but a bit slow at peak times.

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We choose the three course lunch menu; both of us started with the simple green salad with a raspberry vinaigrette (very good). I enjoyed the meatball with pasta; my husband enjoyed the chicken Caesar wrap; both were very good! The small dessert was delightful, just...More

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with my family at the Big River restaurant. We were all very pleased with everything we ordered. I had half a Ruben sandwich and a cup of chowder. They were both YUMMY!!

Thank katherines389
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Once, the most popular restaurant in Corvallis. Now there are many others, but this one is reliable for a good happy hour and meals......Continue to go periodically.....

Thank Dennis E
Reviewed 27 June 2017

My daughter, who studies at Oregon State University, wanted to come here for her birthday luncheon. I had a bit of sticker shock when I saw that the prices of the appetizers and desserts were up there with what a meal would cost at other...More

1  Thank Codiak!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Jackson Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Corvallis
  • Phone Number: +1 541-757-0694
Local and NW Ingredients. Organic when possible.
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