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The Black Iron Grill

831 Bridge St, Vernonia, OR 97064-1223
+1 503-429-0214
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
831 Bridge St, Vernonia, OR 97064-1223
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Pleasant atmosphere. Lovely people. Outstanding foods & drinks, especially the coffees. Will definitely return!

Thank pdxnatives
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The atmosphere was cool with old rock and roll playing-not too loud that we couldn't chat. Service was great. We had 2 sandwiches with tater tots/ potato salad and one glass of wine and the bill was under $30.00.

Thank womanator
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I went in the front door and didn't realize i should seat myself. This place looks like a place that the locals go so they may understand about seating yourself. There is another door on the side that opens to a little counter that has...More

Thank TravelGirl20132013
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Friendly folks. Good soup and sandwich. A comfortable place to relax and socialize. A choice between eating at the bar, in the main area and outside.

Thank BentTadpole
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This is really the only good place to eat in Veronia that we could find. If you ride up on bikes, there is a bike rack in the back lot behind the restaurant. There is an outside area to eat. The food was good and...More

Thank BalanceRay
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Food was average at best, nothing special. I was there for breakfast. the eggs were not cooked as I asked nor was the bacon. The bacon was over half fat. Getting up to get your own coffee was not a special thing for me. The...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 20 August 2016

to be as small as it is, there's several choices for eating in vernonia and black iron is one you have to try. i do most of the time i pass through on a quick jaunt out of portland, and yesterday i had one of...More

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A really cool place. A lot of history here when logging was king! Seating in three locations, outside, inside and at the bar. The bar is filled with memorabilia of the site of a barber shop! Haircut 65c, shave 35c, if you worked at the...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We have been in Vernonia for two days and had breakfast at the Black Iron Grill both days. We will likely eat there again tomorrow before we depart! The servers are friendly and quick and the breakfast menu is plentiful. There are multiple self serve...More

Thank Moushka56
Reviewed 26 March 2016

After a walk through town following a bicycle ride on the Banks-Vernonia Trail, we decided this looked like the most popular place in town for lunch. While the indoor restaurant and pub was dark and uninviting, the outdoor area was nicely done with plenty of...More

Thank walkalot4ever
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 831 Bridge St, Vernonia, OR 97064-1223 (Formerly Black Bear Coffee)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Vernonia
  • Phone Number: +1 503-429-0214
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