Originally settled as an agricultural area on the heels of the Lewis & Clark expedition, with some of the most fertile soil at the base of Mt Hood, the Hood River Valley produces some of the world’s best apples, pears, and many other fruits. Naturally, the area has evolved into a culinary center featuring Northwest cuisine at its best.
1313 Oak Street, Hood River,
Great breakfast with lots of options for adults and kids. They have nice daily specials. They are busy on the weekends so you need to get there early!
416 Oak Street, Hood River,
This is a family-run eatery offering breakfast plates, burgers and the BEST homemade cinnamon rolls in town! Also, a very busy spot on the weekends!
1108 E Marina Drive, Hood River,
This spot is located in The Best Western Hood River Inn, right on the Columbia River with amazing scenic views. It has a wonderful breakfast and great dinner featuring locally sourced Italian cuisine & Oregon wines. You will definitely need to make reservations!
1235 State St, Hood River,
A wonderful menu of unique dishes for any meal. Featuring 10-Speed Coffee Roasters. Outdoor patio, full service bar with a nice sampling of beer and cider hosted by one of the Gorge’s best bar tenders. Live music on the weekends.
601 Oak Street, Hood River,
Located in Downtown Hood River, Fine dining in an upscale yet relaxed atmosphere with spectacular Columbia river views. Also a great bar. Make reservations!
509 Cascade Ave, Hood River,
Located in downtown Hood River, it is a homey American eatery with patio seating serving locally sourced burgers & salads, plus wine & beer.
107 Oak Street, Hood River
In the heart of downtown Hood River. Andrew’s is also Skylight Theater. The pizzeria serves great ‘za’ and wonderful homemade salads and deserts. The theater has large comfortable lounge chairs.
14 Oak Street, Hood River
Woodsy-chic New American dining featuring locally sourced ingredients, Oregon wine & beer. Full service bar with exceptional staff.
109 1st Street, Hood River,
This is a fun sushi spot, quaint and popular. You can only make reservations for parties of 6 or more otherwise you have to go to the restaurant to put your name on the list for a table, then go upstairs and have a drink at Celilo while you wait.
501 Portway Ave, Hood River,
A busy pizza place at the water front with great food. A children’s playground is across the street for entertainment while you wait…
605 Brookside Drive, Hood River.
This place is located at the Indian Creek Golf Course. It has outdoor seating with an amazing view of Mount Hood. Very good food for all ages!
1210 13th Street, Hood River,
The best Mexican food in town. Great outdoor seating and tasty Margaritas!
101 4th Street, Hood River,
Weird combination but both the burgers and sushi are really good.
107 2nd Street, Hood River,
Kids place all the way. Good pizza and a salad bar with lots of video games. Nice, but noisy spot to entertain the kids….
315 Oak St, Hood River,
Treat yourself to excellent Italian cuisine, hosted by Romul and his family.
1108 E Marina Drive, Hood River,
This spot is located in The Best Western, right on the Columbia River with amazing scenic views. It has a wonderful breakfast and great dinner featuring locally sourced Italian cuisine & Oregon wines. You will definitely need to make reservations!
2265 HWY 35, Hood River,
A great place to relax and let the kids run. You can wander through the orchards, pick flowers, enjoy a sampling of local wine, beer and cider. The BBQ is fantastic. Don’t forget to check out the historic home on site too.
504 Oak Street, Hood River.
A Hood River staple! You must go after a good meal in town, it is typically open until around 11PM on the weekends
1009 12th St., Hood River,
Wholesome and thoughtful organic fare with a bountiful whole food market. Grab breakfast or lunch, and check out the organic market attached for some special locally sourced food for in-home cooking.
Downtown Hood River is a fun place to spend time exploring the locally owned boutiques and gifts shops. Shopping is tax-free in Oregon! From Waucoma Book store with a unique selection of books, to The Ruddy Duck featuring clothes inspired by fashion, function and freedom of expression for men and women. There is no shortage of unique boutiques including Pistil Designs headwear and accessories, Chemistry Jewelry store, Doug Sports curated casualwear….All located on or close to Oak Street in Downtown Hood River.