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Bridgewater Bistro

) #2 of 71 Restaurants in Astoria €€ - €€€ American, Seafood, Soups
20 Basin St, Ste. A, Astoria, OR 97103-6235
+1 503-325-6777
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 26 min
10:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
20 Basin St, Ste. A, Astoria, OR 97103-6235
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1 - 10 of 1,320 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at the Cannery Pier Hotel. The one you see in the Bridgewater Bistros photo. We had researched the Bistro and pleased it was rated highly and next to our hotel. Convenient, yes, but was it good? You bet. It was really good. Don't...More

Thank 06MellowYellow
Reviewed yesterday

We liked the looks and menu of this bistro and we were not disappointed. The server was efficient and friendly. I had a Bloody Mary made from their own recipe with pepper infused vodka. We then ate tapas stye with crab cheesecake, beet salad, smoked...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very attentive and knowledge wait staff and excellent food. If your heading to the Astoria area it's the perfect place for lunch or diner.

Thank traveler1z1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to eat. Beautiful view. Very yummy food. However, I visited with my 9 year old son. (He is very polite and accustomed to fine dining etiquette). The hostess sat us in the corner next the the bus area. Our waitress wouldn't even acknowledge...More

Thank 7sunnydays
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Located on the beneath the Columbia River (Astoria) Bridge, this restaurant offered a fine variety of food for our lunch. It is a modern facility that provided live music that enhanced the atmosphere. It is certainly worth a visit.

Thank Douglas C
Reviewed 5 days ago

You must read the book on its history, before you leave the place, most enjoyable, and what foresight to think of the conversion, we had such fun that evening, and wonderfully delicious food!!!

Thank doris s
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food, wonderful service and the views!! If you are staying the Cannery this is a no-brainer! Loved the ambience and the welcoming staff.

Thank CheleAshton
Reviewed 5 days ago

The meal would have been much more satisfying had it been served with a side of potato, another vegetable or a pasta. Fish alone with some bread just didn't score with me. Perhaps the problem was recognized and they now serve fish with a side,...More

Thank treking
Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to take a side trip to Astoria for the day and of coarse we checked out Trip Advisor for a great place to eat and we were not disappointed. We pulled up to the Bridgewater Bistro and saw from the start this was...More

Thank awomanwhois
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This might be the best GF place we've ever visited globally! Nearly everything on the menu was Celiac safe or could be modified as such. It was near perfection!!! It really brought light to an otherwise not-so eventful trip to the area. My wife and...More

1  Thank Christopher B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a happy hour?
28 March 2017|
Answer Show all 9 answers
Response from Tony K | Property representative |
Sure is! 3-5 Monday through Friday
Do you take reservations ?
20 February 2017|
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Response from edeaton | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They do take walk-ins but a reservation is recommended.
Do you take reservations ?
20 February 2017|
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Response from Tony K | Property representative |
Yes we do - in fact, they are always recommended as we get very busy during peak meal times
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$32
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Basin St, Ste. A, Astoria, OR 97103-6235
  • Public Transportation: Local riverfront trolley stops 100 yards from restaurant entrance.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 503-325-6777
  • E-mail
Enjoy Pacific Northwest casual and fine dining in a beautifully-restored cannery boatyard on the Astoria riverfront, with full views of the impressive four-mile-long Astoria-Megler bridge and the busy Columbia River shipping channel. Eclectic menu of small plates, fish "n chips, gourmet burgers, house-made soups, salads, local seafood and fine regional meats. House-baked breads and desserts. 90% of menu available gluten-free (including desserts). Children's menu. Full view bar, regional beers on tap, 300+ wine list with regional focus (40 wines offered by the glass). Dog-friendly deck dining, weather permitting. View mezzanine level available for groups up to 55. Adjacent riverview banquet space can accommodate seating dining up to 225 with dance floor and bar. Retail wine and gift shop onsite. Open daily for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Happy hour 4-6 pm Monday-Friday. Local live jazz Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights; Sunday brunch. Dinner reservations advise
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