We recommend staying in Cascade Locks during the Columbia River Gorge Biennial Classic. You will be close to the starting point and only 40 miles from the City of Portland.
- Columbia River Inn, Cascade Locks, OR (this hotel is currently fully booked but a waiting list is available)
- Cascade Motel, Cascade Locks, OR
- Bridge of the Gods Motel, Cascade Locks, OR
- KOA Campground, Cascade Locks, OR
- Best Western Plus, Hood River, OR
- Rodeway Inn, Stevenson, WA
- Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, WA
- Bonneville Hot Springs Resort & Spa, North Bonneville, WA
- Carson Hot Springs Golf & Spa Resort, Carson, WA
- Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins, Carson, WA
- West Columbia Gorge Lodging
- Travel Columbia River Gorge (Tourism Website)
Cascade Locks, OR
- Bridgeview (formerly Char Burger Restaurant) $
745 Wa-na-pa St. • Cascade Locks, OR 97014
(Between SE Wasco St and Bridge of the Gods)
Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Onion Rings, Breakfast. Casual, Great Views of River and Bridge. Takeout available.
Monday-Sunday 6 AM-10 PM.
- Pacific Crest Pub & Hostel $
500 Wa-na-pa St. • Cascade Locks OR 97014
Pizza, Salad, Sandwiches, Burgers, Microbrew Beer. Casual. Takeout available.
Summer: Tue-Wed-Thu-Sun noon-8 PM, Fri-Sat noon-8:30 PM.
Winter: Wed-Sun noon-7:30 PM.
- Cascade Inn & Lounge $-$$
410 Wa-na-pa St. • Cascade Locks, OR 97014
Hamburgers, Sandwiches, Full Bar. Casual Attire. Good for Groups. Take-out available.
- East Wind Drive-In $
395 Wa-na-pa St. • Cascade Locks, OR 97014
Burgers, Fries, Ice Cream. Take-out available.
- Good River Restaurant $$
904 Second Ave. • Mosier OR 97040
American contemporary cuisine using only local meat, seafood and produce. Small plates menu available. Wed.-Sat. dinner @ 5 PM, Sunday brunch 9 AM-2 PM
Bridal Veil, OR
- Multnomah Falls Lodge Restaurant $$-$$$
Columbia River Gorge Hwy • Bridal Veil, OR 97010
Rustic, romantic setting at the base of the falls. Northwest cuisine.
From Cascade Locks, OR across the Bridge of the Gods ($1 toll for cars). Some businesses feature discount coupons downloadable online (click here for coupons)
- A & J Select Deli $
265 2nd Street (Hwy 14) • Stevenson, WA 98648
Supermarket deli counter sells jo-jos, hamburgers, chicken. 7:30 AM-9 PM
- Bahma Coffee Bar $
256 SW 2nd St. (Hwy 14) • Stevenson, WA 98648
Sandwiches, coffee drinks. Mon-Sun 7:30 AM-4 PM
- Big River Grill $$ Lunch/$$$ Dinner
192 SW 2nd St. (Hwy 14) • Stevenson, WA 98648
Northwest specialties, salads, soups, pasta, fish, burgers. 11:30 AM – 9 PM
- Andrew’s Pizza And Pasta $-$$
310 2nd Street (Hwy 14) • Stevenson, WA 98648
New York style pizza, pies or slice, pasta, salads, soups and Northwest microbrews. 11 AM – 9 PM.
- Crab Shack $$-$$$
130 SW Cascade Ave. • Stevenson, WA 98648
View, Full Bar. Wed-Sun 4 PM-9 PM.
- Joe’s El Rio Café and Texicantina $$
193 2nd St.(Hwy 14) • Stevenson, WA 98648
New Mexico and Northern Mexico style. Wide tequila selection. Mon-Thu 4 PM-9 PM Sat-Sun 11:30 AM-9 PM.
- JoLinda’s Coffee & Wine Shop
376 SW Rock Creek Dr. • Stevenson, WA 98648
Organic bakery, wine tasting, breakfast & lunch, espresso & juice bar, free Wi-Fi. Mon-Fri, 7:30 AM-6 PM, Sat-Sun, 8 AM-5 PM.
- La Casa De Sabor (The House of Flavor)
230 1st St. • Stevenson, WA 98648
11 AM-9 PM
- Little Viking Drive-In
340 SW Highway 14 • Stevenson, WA 98648
11 AM-9 PM
- Mark’s Place
66 SW Russell Avenue • Stevenson, WA 98648
8 AM-3 PM every day, 5 PM-9 PM Fri. & Sat.
- Skamania Lodge $$-$$$$
1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way • Stevenson, WA 98648
The Cascade Room is open for Sunday Brunch 9 AM-2:30 PM and daily 7 AM-9 PM for breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Venus Cafe
326 SW 2nd (Hwy 14) • Stevenson, WA
7 AM-3 PM
- Walking Man Brewery & Public House
240 SW 1st Avenue • Stevenson, WA 98648
Starters, pizza, salads. Wed-Thu 4 PM-9PM, Fri-Sat 3 PM-9 PM, Sun 3 PM-8 PM.
Hood River, OR
- Bette’s Place
416 Oak Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Homemade soups, pies, and cinnamon rolls plus breakfast items and hamburgers.
Monday-Saturday 5:30 AM-5 PM, Sunday 6 AM-4 PM
- Charburger Country
4100 Westcliff Drive • Hood River, OR 97031
Full breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus including gourmet burgers, chicken sandwiches, and homemade pastries. Also features a salad bar with over 40 items. Beer and wine.
- Sixth Street Bistro & Loft
509 Cascade Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Casual bistro offering Hood River’s freshest pasta, seafood, burgers, and Pan-Pacific dishes. A full bar with thirteen micro-brews on tap also on site. Inside or outdoor dining available. Open daily for lunch and dinner.
- Full Sail Tasting Room & Pub
506 Columbia Street • Hood River, OR 97031
English style pub featuring handcrafted ales and a pub menu with items such as nachos and beer sausage. Outdoor dining with river views available. Open daily noon to 8 PM.
- Sage’s Cafe and Coffee House
202 Cascade Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Riverview deli featuring specialty sandwiches, subs, homemade quiche, salads, baked sweets, Hood River espresso, and 12 flavors of ice cream. Open Sunday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and open on Friday and Saturday from 7:30 AM to 6 PM.
- Grace Su’s China Gorge
2680 Old Columbia River Drive • Hood River, OR 97031
This Chinese restaurant serves the best Szechuan and Hunan cuisine in the Gorge with only the freshest ingredients.
- Hood River Restaurant
108 Second Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Having a combination of American and Chinese items on its menu, this restaurant offers seafood dishes, vegetarian items, beer, and wine. Orders are available to go. Open daily from 11 AM to 11 PM.
- Brian’s Pourhouse
606 Oak Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Located in Downtown Hood River
One of the best restaurants in the Gorge area featuring a wide range of fine and contemporary foods served in a lively atmosphere.
- Cornerstone Cuisine at the Hood River Hotel
102 Oak St. Hood River, OR 97031
Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
- New York City Sub Shop
1020-B Wasco Street • Hood River, OR 97031
The best East coast subs on the West coast featuring quality ingredients fast.
- Stonehedge Gardens
3405 Cascade Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Award-winning restaurant located in a turn-of-the-century house serving terrific seafood, beef, lamb, and vegetarian dishes. Beer, wine, and cocktails also served. Open Wednesday through Sunday for dinner.
- Abruzzo’s Italian Grill
1810 West Cascade Street • Hood River, OR 97031
This Italian restaurant specializes in fresh dishes from Italy with indoor or outdoor seating available. Open Tuesday through Saturday for dinner.
- North Oak Brasserie
113 Third Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Popular Hood River restaurant specializing in authentic Italian cuisine and offering over 130 wines and a full bar in a comfortable atmosphere. Open daily for lunch and dinner.
- Santacroces’ Famous Italian Restaurant
4780 Highway 35 • Hood River, OR 97031
This Italian restaurant features traditional Italian and seafood entrees complimented by a full service bar, outdoor dining, and satellite sports. Open Tuesday through Saturday from 4 PM to 11 PM and open on Sunday from 2 PM to 10 PM. Closed on Monday.
- Crazy Pepper
103 Fourth Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Casual dining restaurant serving authentic Mexican cuisine for lunch and dinner.
- Andrews Pizza & Bakery
107 Oak Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Basic and gourmet New York style pizza plus fresh baked items including giant cinnamon buns, coffee cakes, and fresh breads. Regional microbrews, wine, and espresso drinks. Open daily 7:30 AM to 8 PM; stays open later during the summer months.
- Solstice Wood Fire Cafe
415 West Steuben Street • Bingen, WA 98605
Located just across the Hood River/White Salmon Bridge, Solstice Wood Fire Cafe offers local, seasonal and organic cuisine while specializing in wood fire oven pizzas. It is very family friendly and features Walking Man beer on tap.
- Mt. Hood Railroad Dinner and Brunch Train
110 Railroad Avenue • Hood River, OR 97031
Enjoy a unique dining experience aboard a classic train with a four course dinner of Northwest cuisine and local specialties on a 44 mile round trip.
- Three Rivers Grill
601 Oak Street • Hood River, OR 97031
Specializing in Northwest cuisine with a French flair using the freshest ingredients available, Three Rivers Grill offers a great wine selection and spectacular views of the Columbia River. Serving lunch and dinner
- West Columbia Gorge Dining