The BEST WESTERN PLUS Hood River Inn's onsite restaurant, Riverside, boasts one of the community's most scenic dining locations thanks to its generous windows and location on the banks of the Columbia River.
Dining on the patio with boats and kite-surfers to watch makes this an especially appealing place for kids, but also romantic for parents who can enjoy balmy mornings or sunset views.
A hot, sit-down breakfast is included complimentary with most reservations and includes hearty choices, such as a chorizo scramble, bacon-prime rib hash, omelets or a veggie bowl with seasonal vegetables, lentils and black quinoa or oatmeal with a spiced, locally grown pear. There are additional made-to-order options not included with the room (such as a gluten-free options, pancakes with huckleberry syrup, and homemade cinnamon rolls on Sundays). Kids can order French toast, cereal and scrambled eggs. Breakfast is served from 6 to 11 a.m.
Lunch options, served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. offer a mix of soups such as clam chowder or smoked salmon chowder, salads with steak or a chopped salad, fish and chips, homemade veggie burgers, classic sandwiches and a baguette layered with shrimp and Dungeness crab. Dinner, served from 4 to 9 p.m., expands with grilled calamari, crab cakes, grilled pizza, homemade gnocchi, sirloin, rib eye and a fresh fish of the day.
Lunch and dinner options for kids include grilled cheese, macaroni and cheese, a cheese pizza, burger and fries, fish and chips or pasta.
Booster seats and high chairs are both available.