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The Bay House

5911 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1209
+1 541-996-3222
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5911 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1209
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

If you want to take someone special out for a top notch experience this is the place to go in lincoln city. View, atmosphere, food, service and beverages all add up to a very unforgettable experience.

Thank 19Kiwi87
Reviewed 21 May 2016

That is how it is advertised, and we agree. Reservations are needed for the restaurant, but not the lounge. The lounge is casual, offers small plates and a three course gourmet delight which we tried this time. Perfect for light eaters. The scallops were incredible!...More

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Upon entering the Bay House we were shown 2 menus. The one for the lounge, was every bit as attractive s taht for the main dining room and had a delightfully reasonable prix fixe men -. $25! My husband chose the scallops and I the...More

2  Thank Mame_redux
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We picked The Bay House on the TA ratings and it was very close to our lodging spot in Lincoln City. Location, service, food, TLC, was excellent! Would definitely go again but having a bit wider selection of food would be more appealing to us...More

Thank richard g
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Aside from wanting to be seated before sunset and being delayed by lingering diners, this was a most excellent experience! We brought my three young grandchildren and our server was extremely helpful finding appropriate food for them and taking everything in stride. The food was...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We go often because the food is outstanding and staff is super. They also have local musicians entertaining in the bar.

Thank Tobyianna
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Food was great, just had a few appetizers , but the view over the coast was pretty awesome for a sun set picture

Thank Darren H
Reviewed 21 April 2016

you just cant go wrong here , everything is perfect . the staff knows the menu inside and out and made a minor change for us tops

Thank dans5371
Reviewed 19 April 2016

My husband and I wanted a special place for a Saturday dinner as it was my 73rd birthday. We sure picked the right place! The menu was varied, the waiter took time to describe various dishes, and the food was exquisite!

Thank InnkeeperSandra13
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

The perfect seaside, romantic dinner hideaway! Delicious and creative food, lovely presentation and staff that is friendly, attentive but unobtrusive. Highly recommend!

Thank Suzie H
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Joan H
26 April 2017|
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Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
Hello! The Bay House serves dinner Wednesdays-Sundays year-round. We open the lounge at 5:00 pm, and dinner service begins in the dining room at 5:30. I hope to welcome you soon. Cheers! Steve Wilson Proprietor
Andrea D
5 March 2017|
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Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for being in touch! Regarding a dress code, we really don't have one, although shirt and shoes are required at every restaurant in the state. On any given evening, we get everything from tuxedos to jeans, so... More
12 September 2016|
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Response from InnkeeperSandra13 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely reservations highly suggested for main dining room. Haven't tried the lounge so don't know about that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 72
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5911 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1209
    (Southwest Jetty)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Lincoln City
  • Phone Number: +1 541-996-3222
  • E-mail
Since 1978, The Bay House has endeavored to be the best restaurant possible, providing first-class service and creative, fresh, honest food and drink in a gorgeous coastal setting. Recently designated as one of only two AAA 4-Diamond Award restaurants in Oregon, the focus remains on world-class hospitality.
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