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Best Little Roadhouse

1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
+1 503-365-7225
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“honey butter” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
“steak” (72 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came for lunch on a Tuesday before noon and the restaurant wasn't full but seating wasn't immediate. Roadhouse salad with grilled shrimp was excellent. Server was friendly and attentive. But slow again at the conclusion. We were waiting for the check and finally had to...More

Thank ranger4441
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Little Roadhouse is among my favorite restaurants. It's one of those places that is better than you expect it to be, and I don't mean that in a backhanded kind of way. The service (for the most part) and the food are better than...More

Thank Franklin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice lunch, BLT sandwich, round up burger were excellent. Very good salads, friendly staff, clean restaurant. Will come back

Thank blackfamily442017
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The food is average, not bad, but nothing to write home about. The atmosphere is mundane. The service ok, though there's been a noticable dip in management lately. The beer is ok. Nothing stands out about this place. They have a mini-golf course, that could...More

Thank rutha165
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, good food 🥘!! A little loud, but very enjoyable!! Steak 🥩 was great, garlic potatoes my favorite!

Thank gerrydoc68
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Still yuck but I tried again to see if they had improved? These folks don’t do anything right and it shows in the dwindling of their business. So sad.

Thank Angela J
Reviewed 3 March 2018

You can dine outside or inside. The place is rustic and not to fancy but the food is super. My friends from Eugene that travel a lot say it is best steak house in the area all the way to Portland. The prices are reasonable...More

Thank Erlan P
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I really like this place as it has good food, 2 sides meaning adult/bar and just a eatery side where kids can eat. The bar is a step up from a sports bar although it has TV. They have a fun summer Putt Putt golf...More

Thank JeffD915
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We get to Best Little Roadhouse early because parking is so difficult in the evening. We were celebrating a birthday and the 'birthday guy' wanted Prime Rib. We were seated right away and got our beverages. We knew what we wanted so we ordered quickly....More

Thank SueinSalem
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit and it was good. There was a wait of 40 minutes for a Friday night. We sat in the bar with no wait. Service was good from bar tenders. Tennessee tea was pretty good as well, Friday drink special. We...More

Thank Byte314
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Gina H
17 January 2016|
Response from Myrt55 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that they do, use a card or cash to be safe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1145 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4201
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-365-7225
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