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Buoy Beer Company

1 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4506
+1 503-325-4540
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (74 reviews)
“bison burger” (17 reviews)
“cheese curds” (32 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4506
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Reviewed yesterday

Only came for beer, as I was trying to hit local breweries on this road trip. The bar waitress was very kind to let me sample about 5 different beers before I finally chose one I wanted a pint of ;). We weren't really hungry...More

Thank dmerghart1
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a random dinner stop while visiting Astoria. We had the house sole which was their specialty. It was out of this world! Great beer selection too and awesome prices. The views of the river were a nice treat. Be sure to view of...More

Thank rm0463
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our last evening in Astoria and we decided to "small plate" it at the Buoy Beer Company. We were quote a 25 minute wait which only took 10 minutes and were seated in a great window seat. We split the beer batter cheese...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel and it turned out to be one of the best meals of our holiday. It's in a lovely location with a view out over the water. There's also a glass section of floor where you can look...More

Thank CavMcDs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here on a Sunday. As expected, it was busy. The view of the river from the dining room is really nice. We started with a pint of Czech pilsner for me and NW red for my wife. Both beers were quite good....More

Thank kolohe280
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old warehouse on the outside, and great brewery/restaurant on the inside. We sat by the windows, that face out to the Columbia River (literally just feet away). While we ate, a giant freighter came cruising right alongside the brewery, Through the glass window in the...More

Thank O693GOnancyw
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time we tried to go to Buoy Beer, there was an hour wait to get a table so we went somewhere else. A few weeks later we tried again and got a table by the window which was nice. The place is always...More

Thank teri08
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great brewery and restaurant located right on the Columbia River. Good selection of beers and good choices of meals on the food menu. Excellent oyster shooters.

Thank SeattleParrothead
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exceptionally well flavored food. Can see sea lions in the main dining room sleeping on boards under restaurant through a see through part of the floor.

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a late lunch here. The rock fish was fresh and hot from the kitchen. We liked it but prefer cod in a beer batter. The fries were very good - hot and crispy on the outside.Service was fine and we did not wait...More

Thank mkemmw
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Questions & Answers
29 September 2016|
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Response from matmcd2002 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a food menu on the buoy beer website
5 July 2016|
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Response from David K | Property representative |
Kathleen R
17 August 2015|
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Response from David K | Property representative |
Only the bars are 21+ seating. Cheers!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4506
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 503-325-4540
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