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Clearwater Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
325 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4509
+1 541-272-5550
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab ravioli” (6 reviews)
“fig jam” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
325 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4509
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Clearwater Restaurant
1. Amazing Food!
"Amazing food, modern atmosphere, great view of the bridge and harbor"
Valerie V
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2. Best of Newport
"By far the best dinner we had in Newport."
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3. Sea Lions
"we were able to watch boats come and go, and TONS of sea lions played"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So worth the stop here. Food was incredible and the sea lions outside the restaurant were hilarious. Would definitely go back for another visit.

Thank C7111LZsuep
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had two excellent meals — he had the seafood pasta and I had the salmon with Brussels sprouts — and we absolutely loved every bite. The salmon was served with mashed potatoes and the sprouts with a red wine reduction, which...More

1  Thank nddoreen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The halibut fish and chips were heavenly. Generous portions seasoned and battered perfectly. I definitely cleaned my plate!

Thank OregonFan36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Clearwater was one of the most delicious meals I have had in a while. Not only is the food amazing, the service was prompt and friendly and the views of the bay and the sea lions were unbeatable. I ate the seafood pasta...More

Thank Maggie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A celebration for my daughter, and at my granddaughter's request, we as a family went to this restaurant. My granddaughter has Celiac Disease and I had taken her here for dinner in July. She adored that experience and great service. With special dietary needs it...More

Thank Jeanette A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is set in a perfect spot overlooking the harbor. Views are awesome. We only waited a few minutes for a table on a busy Saturday. It took a while to be served, but once we were, the service was impeccable. Food was delicious,...More

Thank natfiedler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our reading group (ladies) visited Newport and with a couple of newbies we wanted to show them the bay front area - no place better than at Clearwater. We asked for a table with a view (reserved ahead) and our table was perfectly placed. Our...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots for lunch in Newport. Fantastic view of the harbor, fishing boats, bridge. Extensive menu—could have a full meal of just appetizers. It was busy when we stopped here, but service was fast and friendly. I had a cup...More

Thank Jasonslate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Great location, staff (Shannon C. Shout out), and the food fit the bill. We got appetizers only: coconut shrimp, ahi and crab Mac and cheese. All delicious. Then carrot cake waffle for dessert. Awesome! Great atmosphere and views of the harbor and...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a drink at the bar and decided to stay for dinner. We had a table at the window and could watch the sea lions down below throughout our meal! Food and service were really great and we had a fabulous evening....More

Thank Freebers
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Questions & Answers
5 November 2018|
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Response from HAPIII | Reviewed this property |
I was just passing through Newport when I Wrote this Review. I would suggest going to their website and checking there or calling the restaurant directly. It was a good meal!
20 July 2018|
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Response from Dhiana2525 | Reviewed this property |
We had a wonderful meal here. Such a beautiful place and good service. Reasonably priced and quality food and drinks. I think it would be fun to celebrate here!
9 March 2017|
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Response from MrsDove16 | Reviewed this property |
It's on the spendy side in all honesty for what kind of dinner set up it is it's very reasonable , it's for good quality food. You pay for what you get in other words. It's seriously amazing and totally worth every price.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 541-272-5550
  • E-mail
Breathtaking views of Yaquina Bay, Yaquina Bay Bridge and the Sea Lions. Comfortable, indoor and outdoor seating with the finest food on the coast! Fresh! Lunch, dinner and bar and lounge.
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