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Coleman's Shady Rest Restaurant

55660 NW Wilson River Hwy, Milepost 42.5, Gales Creek, OR 97117-9346
+1 503-357-3093
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“oregon coast” (4 reviews)
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55660 NW Wilson River Hwy, Milepost 42.5, Gales Creek, OR 97117-9346
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop for comfort food if traveling Hwy 6 between the coast and the valley. The servings are quite generous and the food is tasty. If you can stand the extra carbs their desserts are tasty. Had The hummingbird cake which is very good!

Thank GeorgeTheDriver
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We had not been to Coleman's in several years. Four of us went for an early dinner on a Saturday so it was not too busy until we were almost done with our meal. Service was excellent. Everyone's food was hot. Overall the meals were...More

Thank JeenaC
Reviewed 19 September 2017

If you find yourself hungry, thirsty or both on the way to the Oregon Coast, and see their sign...you may want to stop. This place serves up good, home-cooked food coupled with a full bar (if you partake...just don't drink and drive). The location will...More

Thank PaulFiveOThree
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Gales Creek Oregon is logging country. Coleman's reminds me of a logging camp when it was about the loggers in a robust environment. The quantity of food is for a logger, big portions of hearty food. The menu is varied and the selections plentiful. From...More

Thank Donovan D
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Sometimes it is great and sometimes it is not. We live only a mile away and never know for sure if this is going to be a trip that will keep us coming back or one that has us stay away for a while. Mother's...More

1  Thank Candii D
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Coleman's is definitely a place where people stop and eat meals on the way to or from the Oregon coast on Hwy 6. Maybe those travelers accept strange aspects of a restaurant because they are on vacation. After one dinner at Coleman's, we're not planning...More

Thank pauloregon
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This is the only place to stop if you're headed over the Coast Range to Tillamook. And on a Sunday morning they make the best pancakes you'll find. The wait staff is very friendly and helpful although a little slow. But the food is always...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Wind your way thru gorgeous scenery from where Hwy 26 splits off to RT 6. 25-30 minutes west of Portland, lies Colemans Shady Rest, an awesome, small community, roadside diner,located in Gales Creek, Oregon. Excellent and varied burgers and an amaaaaazing Tater tot casserole. Really......More

Thank Crae H
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stopped here on our way to the coast because we were starving! Thought it would be just ok....oh my, we were SO wrong. It was GREAT! Best country style food ever!! We all had shakes-which were to die for. All the food was great...More

Thank twinsmom070
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Great country cooking, love their chili Verdi. Chili Mac is a favorite. Country fried steak will fill you up, includes fresh mashed potatoes.

Thank 925bigfoot
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55660 NW Wilson River Hwy, Milepost 42.5, Gales Creek, OR 97117-9346
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Gales Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 503-357-3093
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