A few summer days spent in Cannon Beach is the quintessential Oregon Coast experience. Time here means long days of walking along sandy beaches, exploring tide pools at Haystack Rock, meandering along the myriad of hiking trails, and enjoying the small town charm of Cannon Beach itself. When it’s time to eat and refuel for another day of discovery, Cannon Beach restaurants definitely will not disappoint. Summer is coming to a close soon, so don’t miss your chance to stay with us at the beautiful Arch Cape Bed and Breakfast, located just south of Cannon Beach. Our luxurious boutique hotel offers the best lodging experience on the entire Oregon Coast. Book your room with us today!
Cannon Beach Restaurants
Cannon Beach is a mellow, relatively affluent coastal town, where favorite pastimes include shopping, dining, beach combing, and enjoying deep breaths of fresh, salty sea air. Cannon Beach’s top restaurants offer a huge variety of delicious food. From traditional Pacific Northwest cuisine and fresh, indulgent seafood, to spectacular farm to table meals that change throughout the season, dining in Cannon Beach is never a disappointment.
Newmans at 988
Though Newmans 988 is only a small 10-table dining room, it’s the perfect place for an intimate and delicious dinner in Cannon Beach. The focus at this top Cannon Beach Restaurant is on James Beard recognized-chef John Newman’s seasonal French-Italian-inspired cuisine. Menu favorites include delectable meaty crab cakes, silky lobster ravioli, and an ever-changing prix fixe menu filled with an unbeatable mix of food.
Wayfarer Restaurant & Lounge
The Wayfarer is known for their fresh, local cuisine. This Cannon Beach restaurant prides themselves on their simple Northwest fare, highlighting the local cuisine the Oregon Coast is known for. Their seasonal deck is also one of the few places from which the ocean beaches are visible, making it a favorite for visitors and locals alike.
The Bistro is housed in a converted cabin, and offers diners a dark and cozy place to spend a romantic evening. The uniquely coastal feel of this Cannon Beach Restaurant is complimented by the delicious menu and frequent live music.
An iconic Oregon Coast restaurant, Mo’s Restaurant had it’s humble beginnings preparing and serving clam chowder to locals and to tourists. So much so, that Mo’s Clam Chowder has become a tradition for families that visit the area year after year. Located right on the beach, right in front of Haystack Rock, Mo’s is one of the few places to sit at your table, munch on a casual basket of fish and chips and take in one of the most scenic beach vistas on the Oregon Coast. Located right next to Tolovana Beach State Recreation Site, it is a “must see” to absorb much of the local flavor of the area.
EVOO Cooking School
If you’re looking for a little fun during dinner, don’t miss the show at EVOO’s Dinner Show. Guests to the cooking school gather around the chef’s table, while they create three entrees and a dessert, each paired with a delicious wine. Lively discussions about both food and wine ensue throughout the evening.
There are countless other Cannon Beach restaurants worth mentioning. Some of them include: Seasons Cafe, Sweet Basil’s Cafe, Driftwood Restaurant & Lounge, Cannon Beach Hardware & Public House, and Stephanie Inn Dining Room. Wherever you eat, start your romantic evening off with our wine social, and come home to the luxurious accommodations at the Arch Cape Bed and Breakfast. Book your room at Oregon’s most luxurious boutique hotel today.