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Tad's Chicken 'n Dumplins

) #1 of 42 Restaurants in Troutdale €€ - €€€ American
1325 Historic Columbia River Hwy, Troutdale, OR 97060-9301
+1 503-666-5337
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“dumplings” (123 reviews)
“chicken” (63 reviews)
“razor clams” (8 reviews)
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1325 Historic Columbia River Hwy, Troutdale, OR 97060-9301
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Reviewed yesterday

The view from the back porch is amazing! You could go just for that and be happy!! I like the veggie tray the give before the meal. I ordered the chicken and dumplings and I can't say it lived up to the hype. It was...More

Thank WhereverYouleadme
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had to have the chicken and dumplings on our first visit here. Four of us shared two orders and still took food home. It comes with warm bread, green salad and green beans. We enjoyed it along with glasses of wine. And the dill dressing...More

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We unexpectedly found this place and it was a fun spot for dinner. It sits over the river and has awesome views. They don't open until 5 and there was a line waiting. The chicken and dumplings were good. Our first batch of chicken was...More

Thank SierraFord
Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned after many months. Dound the service very good, place beautiful, food just as great as before. Shared chicken-n-dumplins again to avoid leftovers. YUM!! Always glad we eat there.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't figure how this could be the #1 restaurant in town. I'm sure it was great when there were only a few choices. Very old fashioned place in decor and foods. A better description of their signature dish should be "Loaf of half cooked...More

Thank MrNjorl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of those harder to find spots that's worth the effort. There was a line of people waiting to get in once I found a safe place to park across the street. The welcome was friendly and the food outstanding. It's a bit...More

Thank AvaE27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Tad's Chicken and Dumplings the other night and it was poor dining.The Mushrooms we order all the time ,the amount was cut in half,We also ordered Halibut,A very small piece of fish for 26.00,,we were very disappointed,Don't know what they are doing but...More

Thank windsurf12013
Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you're looking for that old time rib sticken cooking try the chicken and dumplings. Made just like your grandma made.

Thank douglum2015
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Ignore the exterior...it's nothing like you would expect. Definitely a "fine" dining experience. The dumpling dish is VERY good and way too much for one person. I had the liver and onions...very fresh and cooked to perfection. If you are in the area make sure...More

Thank tklasinski
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The best thing about TadS- is the view oF tHE SaNdy river and the stories fRom tHE pAst. Once upon a time , The food was good, and it was a restaurant we really enjoyed. The Chicken anD DuMpLinGS ArE nO Longer Relevant- The MENU...More

1  Thank monsoons2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1325 Historic Columbia River Hwy, Troutdale, OR 97060-9301
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Troutdale
  • Phone Number: +1 503-666-5337
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