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419 E St, Washougal, WA 98671-1020
+1 360-835-1103
11:00 - 21:00
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Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Anchorage, Alaska
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64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stumbled upon this place as we drove around exploring the Washougal area and stopped for lunch. My wife, daughter and I all opted for the french dip sandwich and it was unanimously voted a winner. There was a delicious smokiness to the au jus, and a generous amount of tender, sliced roast beef piled on a french roll that was... More 

Thank Mark S
Stevenson, Washington
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I have been there 4 times now, a repeat because their food is very good. The reason for the 3 stars, is that each time there was only 1 person for the bar, the restaurant, serving and bussing. 1 or 2 times is one thing, but they need more staff as I feel guilty for stressing the server out, due... More 

Thank megagain2002
Washougal, Washington
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We stopped for lunch. The food was very disappointing. We were hoping to find a place near our home and we were so sad to have a less than pleasant experience. I never see any cars in the parking lot and for the most part the place is pretty empty. We will try again if we see some signs of... More 

Thank KimN697
Camas, Washington
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I just had the most amazing dinner at this restaurant that I am still smiling, I had the Chicken Marsala, cooked beautifully with garlic mashed potatoes and a wonderful sauce containing fresh mushrooms, accompanied by roasted brussel sprouts with bacon and a balsamic vinegar sauce. It was really good. We moved to Camas 5 years ago but never tried this... More 

Thank Calikidsgramma
Spokane, Washington
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Washougal is a very small town and finding a good restaurant is a challenge. Shelby's was overall pretty good. The atmosphere was definitely BBQ but could use some updating to present a cleaner sense. The food was ok and not ridiculously priced.

Thank shannong568
Washougal, Washington
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100 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The food was tasty, but the lunch servings were small and overpriced compared to other places in Vancouver. The staff was friendly, but it took a long time to get our beer & food. We will go to other places that are a better value for our money.

Thank Penny H
Washougal, Washington
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The food was awesome. Had bacon wrapped jalapenos and a variety of smoked food. Pulled pork, brisket, and pulled chicken. It was all good. Price was comparable to Vancouver and Portland restaurants but without the hassle of the drive and the traffic. Very much worth checking out.

Thank Mike L
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Being from Texas, we had to check out the BBQ in town. Great smoked BBQ, ribs, sandwiches, brisket, bacon, pork, & smoked prime rib. Family dining, outside dining available, with a bar area as well. Staff super friendly and service great.

1 Thank lauralarrym
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86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

the food is not what I expected, way over priced. Never busy. The serve staff was friendly and willing to please. This is not a restaurant for this small town.

2 Thank cupidsgirl
Hood River
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

You know... I have liked Shelby's ever since I moved to the Shoug a few years ago. They used to have the best burgers in town (until K&M took that market). Regardless, the service is always friendly and the food has always been good. Needless to say we were excited to see they opened for breakfast (not sure if they... More 

Thank HoodRiverHoncho

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 E St, Washougal, WA 98671-1020
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Washougal
  • Phone Number: +1 360-835-1103

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?