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Summit Grill

Mt Howard, Wallowa, OR
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“clam chowder” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
Mt Howard, Wallowa, OR
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant is on the top of Mt. Howard and the views were amazing. We were there on a warm clear day and sitting outside was very comfortable and enjoyable. We were informed they were short staffed because several of their staff had gone away...More

Thank Kendra347
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to the Summit Grill before and didn't have as bad an experience as this last time. The wait was almost an hour once we were seated, and it took a long time to even get beverages. Also, the veggie burgers had been...More

Thank dgrigsby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful cafe at the top of the Wallowa Lake Tramway! We found the food delicious and the prices to be very reasonable. As an added treat, we enjoyed a live entertainer. It was a nice reward and a great way to end our...More

Thank pam538
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate breakfast "on top of the world!" What a treat! Relaxing to sit and take in the scenry with the meal, coffee and orange juice. Fun to feed the picas begging for food.

Thank jJessup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who knew the food would be really, really good on top of a tram? It is. A great place for breakfast and lunch, plus they have a social hour with wine and beer.

Thank Adventuremom97330
Reviewed 5 August 2017

First you have to go up the tram if you go to Wallowa Lake. The view of the glaciers and waterfalls that feed the Wallowa River and lake are simply breath taking. The bonus is that this little grill serves some great food and to...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Went there twice. In morning for hot tea. That was a conversation piece. We could hear the staff all taking about that novel order. But we got it. A tea bag & a cup of hot water. In afternoon for lunch we were ignored for...More

Thank northwest1000
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The service was very slow after we sat down, but we were enjoying the beautiful view. Food was really good. We had the Berry chicken salad-thumbs up, and chili.

Thank N448YJcherylm
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The food was excellent and the view was magnificient. The ground squirrels are at your feet begging for crumbs but move away quickly if you don't want them near. Our service was great.

Thank Marie E
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had lunch there first trip up. Chicken pesto sandwich was excellent. Also had a bacon cheese burger excellent as well. They also have a blackberry cobbler alamode, a must try. The second trip up on 4th of July we had breakfast. They had one...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mt Howard, Wallowa, OR
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Wallowa
It is the restaurant at the top of the Wallow Lake Tramway, Oregon
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