Pacific City Restaurants: Our Dining Recommendations

Pacific City Restaurants: Our Dining Recommendations

Pacific City Restaurants: Our Dining Recommendations

22 Nov 2022

If you’re looking for a great meal while in Pacific City, look no further than our list of restaurant recommendations. From seafood to Italian to Mexican, we’ve got you covered. Plus, all of these restaurants are within walking distance of the beach and downtown area. So whether you’re in the mood for a romantic dinner or a casual lunch, you’ll know where to go!

Our Pacific City, Oregon Dining Recommendations


The Grateful Bread Bakery & Restaurant

At Grateful Bread Bakery, we pride ourselves on offering an assortment of fresh-baked bread and pastries made from only the simplest and most wholesome ingredients. In fact, many of our customers’ favorite items are recipes that have been passed down for 20 years! However, owner Robyn Barcroft and her staff continue to add new items to the menu on a regular basis.

Recommended Breakfast Dishes

  • Fire on The Mountain (Egg Scramble) – eggs, jalapenos, chiles, onions & peppers
  • Scarlett Begonias (Egg Scramble) – pesto, eggs, spinach, peppers & tomatoes
  • Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

Stimulus Coffee + Bakery

Located right across from the beach and Cape Kiwanda, Stimulus Coffee + Bakery is a favorite spot for beachcombers in Pacific City looking to refuel with a delicious espresso drink or hot chocolate. In addition to the house-made coffee and espresso drinks, Stimulus also serves a variety of breakfast items including pastries, waffles, omelets, burritos, and more.

Recommended Breakfast Dishes

  • Bacon and Egg Sandwich – Peppered Bacon, scrambled eggs, Tillamook cheddar, focaccia
  • Scone – fruit, with citrus glaze
  • Lemon Bar – lemon curd, shortbread

Village Coffee Shoppe

Village Coffee Shoppe is a cozy corner cafe in the heart of Pacific City. With its vintage-inspired decor, it’s easy to feel like you’re stepping back in time when you walk through the door. In addition to their signature coffee drinks, Village Coffee also serves classic homemade breakfast dishes for those who love them!

Recommended Breakfast Dishes:

  • Biscuits and Gravy
  • Bacon and Eggs
  • Chicken Fried Steak

Lunch & Dinner:

Meridian Restaurant & Bar

Meridian Restaurant & Bar is a popular spot for both locals and visitors alike. This modern, award-winning restaurant serves up creative Pacific Northwest-inspired dishes with an emphasis on using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. The menu ranges from seafood to steak to vegetarian options, so there is something for everyone at Meridian!

Recommended Dinner Dishes:

  • Land and Sea – Painted Hills beef tenderloin, pan-seared scallop, wild mushroom demi-glace, crispy potato, micro greens
  • Clams and Pasta – vermouth, citrus, dijon, shallot, garlic
  • Dungeness Crab Cakes – lemon caper remoulade, micro greens

Oar House Bar & Grille

Located right on the harbor in Pacific City, Oar House Bar & Grille is a favorite spot for those who love seafood and crafted cocktails. From its fresh catches to gourmet sandwiches, this waterfront restaurant serves up hearty portions of delicious dishes with an unbeatable view.

Recommended Dinner Dishes:

  • Elk Burger – Char grilled elk patty with mustard aioli, pepper jack cheese, and grilled onions on a brioche
  • Sea Scallops on Fried Green Tomatoes – Topped with Cold Smoked apricot jalapeno glaze, smokehouse bacon and corn bits
  • Osso Bucco – Served on Yukon mashed potatoes with house gravy and asparagus

Wine, Beer, & Spirits

We couldn’t leave off without talking about the wine, beer, and spirits that Pacific City has to offer! With dozens of breweries, wineries, and distilleries in the area, there is no shortage of choices when it comes to alcoholic beverages.

Pelican Brewing – Pacific City

Pelican Brewing is a local favorite and has been since it opened its doors in 1996. From beers like their award-winning Kiwanda Cream Ale to their barrel-aged ales, Pelican has something for every beer lover out there! Enjoy a pint at the brewpub or take your favorite beer home with you.

PC Pour

PC Pour is more than just a wine bar. It’s a community gathering place, with a selection of over eighty wines by the glass and bottle . Enjoy the perfect flight, or mix and match your own. With both local and international wines, you’re sure to find something that is truly unique and interesting.

Sportsman’s Pub-n-Grub

No trip to Pacific City is complete without stopping by Sportsman’s Pub-n-Grub. This classic pub has been around since the 70’s and offers a wide selection of beers, ciders, and spirits. Whether you’re looking for something light or dark, domestic or imported, Sportsman’s Pub-n-Grub is unbeatable!

Book a vacation rental with Meredith Lodging

Come and explore the incredible restaurants, wineries, breweries, and distilleries in Pacific City. Book a Pacific City vacation rental with Meredith Lodging and start planning your trip today!