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Salty's On The Columbia River

3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
+1 503-288-4444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (130 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (49 reviews)
“crab” (61 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

Had the seafood pasta which was a bit salty for my taste probably because of the olives, capers, etc. However, that said the portion was balanced between the halibut, salmon and clams (I may be wrong on the last one). It was served on a...More

Thank cabindweller2014
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Lots of places offer a Sunday brunch, but Saltys has a full fledged brunch on Saturdays. Great views overlooking the beautiful Columbia river as well as seafoods, beef, pastries, a chocolate fountain and bottomless mimosas or a Bloody Mary bar as options. Great service, a...More

Thank Terri A
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Good food and service, but not great, especially for the price. I think what you pay for here is the view over the river.

Thank KellyGreen065
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We cmae here for Brucnh on a Sunday morning and were blown away by the sheer selection of food stuffs on offer and the service from the staff. Due to it being Fathers Day we had to sit at the bar area upstairs rather than...More

Thank stutheobald
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Stopped for happy hour/dinner on the recommendation of a co-worker. Great place, Ty the bartender was the most knowledgeable drinkologist I have seen in along time. Everyone was friendly and the food was superb. Seafood chowder is a must. Thanks for a great meal and...More

Thank BeenThere410
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I've never been to a brunch with so much seafood! Wow! Everything your tastebuds crave is waiting for you at Salty's. Just make sure you have enough dough. $300 (including a 20% tip) for a party of 4

Thank myfanwys
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Located very close to the airport on the Columbia River, they offer many tables outside with a great view of the waterfront. The inside area is very comfortable and tastefully decorated. Excellent service on every level. The food was delicious. Casual attire is welcome. They...More

Thank MarshalltownMan
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

This place was recommended by several people. The food was good, the view was great. Make reservations if its the weekend

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Fantastic view and even better food. Great choice of vine. Seafood choice is excellent. I had a superb king salmon and an outstanding chowder. The view is breathtaking.

Thank TX2005
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We went here for a Father's Day Breakfast/Brunch Buffett. First let me say the staff was excellent in every way. From the valets to the bussers, all the service people were friendly, welcoming and helpful. They just could not have been better. Unfortunately, because of...More

Thank HummerBob
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Meg R
15 October 2017|
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Response from Palms-to-Pines | Reviewed this property |
Well, I don't know about 2027 but I do know that Salty's is open on Thanksgiving this year, 2017. :)
5 April 2017|
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Response from DoGo58 | Reviewed this property |
Happy hour is limited to the bar and you can't make reservations.
Mark K
23 February 2017|
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Response from Thomas W | Reviewed this property |
Should be easy, go to the website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3839 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211-2129
  • Public Transportation: Airport, James Gleason Boat Ramp
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-288-4444
  • E-mail
The best seafood and steak restaurant in Portland isn't downtown, it's on the Columbia River.
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