We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bridgewater Bistro

20 Basin St, Ste. A, Astoria, OR 97103
+1 503-325-6777
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mayan salad” (22 reviews)
“salmon” (86 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:30All hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Basin St, Ste. A, Astoria, OR 97103
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (1,422)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,393 reviews

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Every night i stayed in Astoria, I went here. I was drawn to this place. The view, the seasonal menu, the nice selection of wines, the service and live music, what a treat! Love you guys, sincerely, a tourist from Arizona.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a lovely late lunch overlooking the water at this upscale but afforable restaurant today. The salmon was perfect and I loved the cucumber salad and fresh baked bread. Ordered a glass of Cava like I had in Spain and topped off the meal...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was great, Sunday evening pianist for entertainment, beautiful sunset view over the water. Reservations suggested

Thank Pkend
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The restaurant has a nice view, a good bar, good service, but we were rather underwhelmed by the food. The evening's specialty chowder was lukewarm, the shrimp and corn fritters were dry (and we couldn't taste the shrimp), and so it went with the rest...More

Thank OklaFoodie
Tony_Kischner, Owner at Bridgewater Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I'm sorry you were not very impressed with your meals, which, as you can see from most reviews, is usually not the case. I will bring your comments to the attention of our kitchen staff...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The perfect place to take out of town guests, stop for a lunch when we're out for a long day or for a special occasion. Service has always been friendly, menu offers a great selection, good variety. The Mayan salad is the best salad I've...More

Thank ms b
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice place, reasonable prices, good food so what's not to like. Cioppino was great, never had whole crab legs on top. Service excellent would recommend to anyone, Free parking. Just one note, the restaurant is in the FIRST red building, not the cannery on the...More

Thank _ken4541
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only place to eat in Astoria. We tried several of the other restaurants in town that were recommended and just loved this place so we went back 4 times. That says a lot for the food preparation and the service. None of...More

Thank Sharenlynn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun was original and tasted very good. Not a very large bar and kinda of a Stevie dining room, they tried very hard and it showed in the food and menu

Thank tj jame t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is on the same pier as the Cannery Pier Hotel and just a short walk for the guests. It was an upscale place with a varied menu. It was also had many gluten free options on the menu. The food was excellent and...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful views of the Columbia River and the bridge from the restaurant. Would recommend booking as very popular. We booked and ate at 5pm. Very pleasant and knowledgeable waitress available when needed but not over the top. Just right.Lovely pinot noir Oregon wine. I had...More

Thank yramj123
Nearby Restaurants
Buoy Beer Company
824 reviews
1.31 km away
Drina Daisy Bosnian Restaurant
368 reviews
1.41 km away
Pig 'n Pancake
356 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Attractions
Astoria-Megler Bridge
719 reviews
.18 km away
Flavel House Museum
439 reviews
1.29 km away
Maritime Memorial
80 reviews
.19 km away
Oregon Film Museum
263 reviews
1.27 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
22 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from Tony_Kischner | Property representative |
Reservations are not required for lunch or dinner, but always recommended during the summer season, especially for groups of 6 or more
28 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Tony K | Property representative |
Sure is! 3-5 Monday through Friday
20 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from edeaton | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They do take walk-ins but a reservation is recommended.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Basin St, Ste. A, Astoria, OR 97103
  • Public Transportation: Local riverfront trolley stops 100 yards from restaurant entrance.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 503-325-6777
  • E-mail
Enjoy Pacific Northwest casual and fine dining in a beautifully-restored cannery boatyard on the Astoria riverfront, with full views of the impressive four-mile-long Astoria-Megler bridge and the busy Columbia River shipping channel. Eclectic menu of small plates, fish "n chips, gourmet burgers, house-made soups, salads, local seafood and fine regional meats. House-baked breads and desserts. 90% of menu available gluten-free (including desserts). Children's menu. Full view bar, regional beers on tap, 300+ wine list with regional focus (40 wines offered by the glass). Dog-friendly deck dining, weather permitting. View mezzanine level available for groups up to 55. Adjacent riverview banquet space can accommodate seating dining up to 225 with dance floor and bar. Retail wine and gift shop onsite. Open daily for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Happy hour 4-6 pm Monday-Friday. Local live jazz Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights; Sunday brunch. Dinner reservations advise
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing