Best Lincoln City Restaurants

Best Lincoln City Restaurants

Best Lincoln City Restaurants

21 Jul 2021
Blackfish Cafe Sign

Best Lincoln City Restaurants

Known for its sprawling beaches, old-growth forests, and jaw dropping, panoramic views, Lincoln City is a somewhat hidden gem that all discerning travelers should explore. One of the fascinating aspects of this Oregon Coast community is the many unique eateries. Lincoln City restaurants offer a diverse selection of culinary specialties that play a pivotal role in providing an immersive vacation experience for all. Thankfully, Meredith Lodging LLC has an impressive collection of vacation rentals to serve as your home base as you dine at the best restaurants in this beloved coastal town. To familiarize you with the local offerings, we put together a summary of our favorite establishments that are undoubtedly worth your time. From a historical bowling alley gastro-pub to elegant cafes, Lincoln City restaurants have it all!


Olde Line Lanes Exterior
Ask any of the locals, and they will tell you Olde Line Lanes has been a Lincoln City staple for nearly 100 years! This renovated, historical bowling alley specializes in American comfort food made from locally sourced components and has a vintage bowling alley as a noteworthy attraction. Known for their fried chicken, piping hot pizza, and eclectic cocktails, Olde Line Lanes will surely satisfy the most voracious of appetites!

Pancakes at The Wildflower Grill
For over 15 years, The Wildflower Grill has provided an idyllic environment for anyone seeking a casual yet elegant breakfast and lunch with a dash of scenery. Boasting a broad assortment of early-day delights, Wildflower resides alongside a small yet dense forest. With made-to-order entrees, an enchanting nature garden, and an expansive menu, Wildflower Grill is a wonderful place to start your day or grab a bite enroute to your next activity.

Blackfish Cafe Exterior
Considered by many to be Lincoln City’s “freshest restaurant,” Blackfish Cafe has a sizable assemblage of regional favorites. From quintessentially coastal starters like oysters on the half shell to elaborate entrees such as grilled duck breast with wild blackberry and Tawny Port conserve, be ready for a culinary journey. What’s more, Blackfish Cafe is also well-versed in creating unique martinis and other distinctive cocktails.

Salmon Kale Cesar Salad at Kyllo's
Every table has an ocean view in this beloved local establishment – a favorite stop for food and drink among locals and tourists alike. Its oceanfront location, adjacent to the D river, makes Kyllos a scenic spot to plan a memorable meal full of delicious seafood, great Northwest fare and an impressive list of both craft cocktails and wine. They are also known for their happy hour – when many of their most-loved menu items are offered at a budget-friendly discount. Toast the sunset and your vacation at Kyllos.

Meal at Tha Bay
Famous for its super-fresh farm and ocean-to-table ingredients, Thai Bay’s commitment to fresh and flavorful food makes it a favorite stop for many in Lincoln City. Their take on mixing traditional and beloved Thai noodle, rice, and curry dishes with what’s fresh at the market is a recipe for deliciousness you will not soon forget.

Lincoln City & Other Oregon Coast Vacation Rentals

After gaining a better understanding of where your culinary journey can take you when sampling a few Lincoln City restaurants, we hope you’ll find time to branch out even further. In the meantime, be sure to check out our astounding offerings by visiting our Oregon vacation rentals page. Please reach out to us online or call 877-778-9055 today for more details or to secure a reservation.