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Solstice Wood Fire Cafe & Bar

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501 Portway Ave, Hood River, OR 97031-1284
+1 541-436-0800
Wed - Mon 11:00 - 20:30
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Hood River, Oregon
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want an artisan style pizza, this is your place! Or maybe a really tasty cup of soup, or a delicious salad.. But maybe you are just needing a little comfort, so the Mac & Cheese? Great variety on this menu! And the location is wonderful. There's a park nearby on the waterfront and a walking trail that goes... More 

Thank Kathy M
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met a group of friends for lunch and heard nothing but 'no'. No reservations. No separate checks. No major boutique beers. Minimal wine selection. Then we were charged 18% tip on our checks without prior notice, which resulted in massive over-tipping. Pizza and soup were good, but didn't make up for cool service and anti-customer policies.

Thank OregonTripper
Richland, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We discovered this little place couple years ago and each and every time we go to Portland we dine there. The service is great and the food is so good, we never had a bad meal there. I love their salads and soups and kids devour pizzas.

Thank elenavc2017
Hood River, Oregon, USA
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Solstice on a Monday night and didn't have to wait, though the restaurant filled up soon after we arrived. Our waitress was friendly, knowledgeable, a 'perfect' waitress. The food was good, though two of our party thought the dishes they ordered were a little bland. My salad was very good and the bread that went with it was... More 

Thank JOregon_11
Johnson City, Tennessee
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They were very crowded the night we ate here, but we had great service! Pizzas were wonderful and our group loved all of the beer selections.

Thank MMTennessee
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

I love and hate Solstice which is a mark of any great restaurant. I love Solstice because the food and the atmosphere are wonderful for families, couples and everything in between. I however hate long waits and the fact that I can only eat so much at one time ;p

Thank Alex K
Panama City Beach, Florida
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

So glad we found this place. What a great place. The Pizza was outstanding! The staff very friendly. Highly recommend this to anyone visiting Hood River. We will definitely go back.

Thank Divergal13
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went on a Sunday night and was lucky to get a table. They offered a great variety of local beers on tap and the pizza wasn't bad. The location would no doubt have an amazing view in the daylight.

Thank Holly S
Hood River
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I loved my first experience eating at this great restaurant! My daughter and I sampled and shared some great items, some from each category! Great lunch experience for both of us. Will return someday.

Thank h l
Mountain View, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

They have imaginative toppings on their pizzas. Food in general is very goid, great wine list and local beers. Can get crowded and noisy on a weekend evening

Thank hjwolters

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 21
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Portway Ave, Hood River, OR 97031-1284
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River
  • Phone Number: +1 541-436-0800
Featuring an imported Italian wood fire oven, the cafe specializes in rustic and inventive pizzas made from scratch with local ingredients. We also serve seasonal chef's entrees, fresh pasta, hearty soups and salads, and our famous Moroccan Beef Stew. The cafe also serves culinary-inspired cocktails, 11 rotating local microbrews, ciders and house wine on tap. Patio seating and kid's play area too! Across from the Hood River Waterfront Park!

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