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Best Little Roadhouse

1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
+1 503-365-7225
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“honey butter” (24 reviews)
“ribs” (40 reviews)
“steak” (76 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service great food. Best to go early as parking can get crazy. Sweet potato pecans is the bomb.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good happy hour values. Drinks. Food. You won’t leave saying, “Wow, what a meal”. You won’t leave disappointed, either. Summertime mini-golf is a bonus.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sdpowers
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We ate there for the first time last night and although it's not cheap, the food was great, the portions were definitely big enough to steer you towards morbid obesity and the staff was very nice and attentive. The prices are on par with a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steven W
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The restaurant was very busy but we were seated right away. The menu is large. I had the grilled shrimp with rice, and my husband had the pulled pork with steamed veggies. Both dinners came with the best salad ever and amazing yeast rolls. Portions...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank happywanderer856
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Decent prices, good food, lots of options. I chose a sweet potato and a grilled chicken breast, with steamed veggies. Excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ljfrederic
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The staff are very friendly here. The food was very good!. We got the Carne Asada nachos and My husband and boys got the burgers which are all very good. My small toddler spilled his milk underneath the table and the staff quickly cleaned up...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 1981tashab
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We visit only on special events, because the cost. With a family of five you really have to watch where you eat. Family always enjoy their meals and atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Unknown322
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Steaks were good and service was excellent! Really great if you have kids and the outdoor area is nice.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank artemis69722018
Reviewed 5 September 2018

One of the best places for a great prime rib. Large selection of beer. Service was attentive and efficient. Will definitely stop here again and try other menu items.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have eaten at this establishment on several occasions. The food was good, and well served. If you're okay with a noisy place, you'll like it. If you need a more quiet atmosphere, try to go at a time that's less busy.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank JoDee Z
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Gina H
17 January 2016|
Response from Myrt55 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that they do, use a card or cash to be safe.
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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