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Sam's Seaside Cafe

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104 Broadway St, Seaside, OR 97138-5804
+1 503-717-1725
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food quality is good. Take out portions are tiny. Their "bowl" of chowder is smaller than most restaurants' cups.

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Thank GilbertAz2014
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

light batter, good coleslaw, Linda was great waitress..took another order to go because it was so tasty

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Thank rsbjsb
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for the shiny stars! I'm so glad you enjoyed our food so much that you ordered another entree to go. Thanks for the kind words and support, and I hope to have you back for more soon again! All the best, Karen N., Owner More 

The Dalles
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best burger I've ever had that I didn't make myself! Handmade patties, onion buns. Very fresh. Garbage Tots were excellent! OMG, so good!

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Thank Patti G
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

I'm so flattered our burger left a great impression on you, Patti! We've got nothing but delicious, homemade eats here. Thanks for the support, and I hope to have you back for more soon! Until next time, Karen N., Owner More 

Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stopped in for lunch walking down Broadway Street in Seaside. It's a fairly large cafe, deceptive from the outside. Their Halibut Fish & Chips was very tasty at a reasonable price. Friendly service. I would recommend for at least lunch. Probably will try dinner next time I'm in town.

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Thank PDXFusion
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by our place and enjoying a meal with us! I look forward to that stop in next month. Best, Karen N., Owner More 

Sherwood
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I needed to find a place for 30 people to have lunch. My family and I had been here in previous visits and Sam's accommodated a large group of us last summer! So this was my first call. They were more than happy to reserve tables for us and the service was wonderful. They were happy to have us. Food... More 

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Thank kellycI2577XX
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

I'm thrilled we could accommodate your whole group for an awesome meal! Thanks for the great review -- looking forward to next time. Best, Karen N., Owner More 

Coquitlam, Canada
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79 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good casual place. I enjoyed my clam chowder & garden salad with shrimp. My husband had the cod fish & chips. My sons had burgers with homemade fries. Reasonable prices. Good service.

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Thank Bella_Canada_12
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for enjoying a great meal with us, Bella! I'm glad you came by, and I hope you'll do so again anytime you're in the area. Best, Karen N., Owner More 

San Francisco, California
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332 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Fresh Oregon shrimp salad, really fresh, $6.00. Generous portion for the price. Fish and Chips, $12.50, a bit heavy on the batter, but good flavor. Served piping hot and moist, not greasy. Pint of beer $2.50!!!!!. Glass of house white, $6.00. Comfortable place, even during the winter.

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Thank bill s
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

So glad you loved our super fresh seafood and generous portions, Bill! It's awesome that you were a fan of our wine and beer offerings, too. Really appreciate you coming to visit us and hope you'll let us know if there's anything you didn't write here that might help us impress you more next time! Thank you, Karen N., Owner More 

San Diego, California
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

My husband and I actually ate here twice. I had the fish and chips one night and a burger the second time. My husband had a burger both times. His looked so good that is what made me have it next. The fish and chips were pretty good. I wish I had asked for the malt vinager sooner. The Burgers... More 

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Thank angiagram
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

Really appreciate you and your husband visiting us twice! So glad you enjoyed the fish and chips and our burgers. Definitely not a problem for us to serve malt vinegar with the fish. Thank you very much for taking the time to let us know how everything was and we'd love to have you two come back again in the... More 

Hayward, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Driving through town seeing the coast. Read earlier reviews and have it a try...we were there at 11 am,first set of customers. So service was great had fish sandwich and bowl clam chowder. Food was fine and prices were reasonable. Overall we would come back.

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Thank Bull_Hamster
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for being our first customers of the day during your coastal drive! Really glad you got the great service we love giving and liked the fish sandwich and clam chowder. Hope the rest of your drive was wonderful and we'd be delighted have you back again sometime. Take care, Karen N., Owner More 

Meridian, Idaho
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

What a cute restaurant with some awesome home cooking food! We stopped in for lunch and had a great experience!

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Thank Thomas E
Karen N, Owner at Sam's Seaside Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks so much for stopping by for lunch, Thomas! So glad you liked our cute little place and had a great experience overall with our food. Really appreciate you taking the time to leave this and hope we get to see you again sometime in the future. Take care, Karen N., Owner More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Broadway St, Seaside, OR 97138-5804
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Seaside
  • Phone Number: +1 503-717-1725
Description
At Sam's Seaside Cafe, we help put the relaxation into your beach trip. As a casual family restaurant, we've been serving traditional American favorites for decades. From a selection of fresh seafoods to a host of perfectly grilled burgers, you'll be enjoying a great meal while listening to the sound of breaking waves. Our atmosphere consists of familiar freedom, coastal casual and seaside serendipity.

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