About Silver Grille
The Silver Grille is a small, family-owned, farm-to-table style restaurant that focuses on serving "Willamette Valley Cuisine", a dining experience focused on local products, an ever evolving menu, inspiration from the surrounding area and a classical cooking background since 2000. At the Silver Grille we work with local growers, farmers and foragers, as well as raising our own produce in our garden and family-greenhouses. We prepare fresh bread, pastas, desserts, charcuterie, salumi, and other items daily in our kitchen. The Silver Grille has recieved the Oregon Wine Press' Superior Cellars award for its dedication to Northwest produced wines. Thank you for supporting our local farms and small businesses.
Contemporary American, Italian, Contemporary French / American
Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Wednesday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm.
S. Water Street
$30 and under
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
Bar Dining, Beer, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Silver Grille Ratings and Reviews
Had dinner here for the first time last ...
Had dinner here for the first time last week. My sister and I met here for a belated birthday, after we'd spent a lot of time learning and processing at a retreat up at Mt Angel Abbey. We were there for 4 hours talking, drinking good wine and eating good food. This is a wonderful small restaurant in a great little town, with food worthy of Portland. I'll be bringing my husband back for dinner sometime!
This cozy, inviting place is well worth ...
This cozy, inviting place is well worth going out of your way for. The food is locally sourced, imaginative and delicious. Combinations of flavors can be surprising - in a good way! Highly recommended for a special occasion, or when you want to treat yourself to an excellent meal!
Excellent small restaurant, chef introdu ...
Excellent small restaurant, chef introduced himself and discussed the meal, unique appetizer, excellent soup and lamb main course. One of the best restaurants I have been to Including in LA, Portland, or La Quinta.
This was our first time dining at Silver ...
This was our first time dining at Silver Grille. The food was excellent,service was very attentive. They had a Corn Soup the night we dined and it was to die for. We even bought some to take home. Would highly recommend this restaurant although I don't think it is the type of restaurant you want to take small children to. We will be returning again.
Great restaurant off the beaten path! L ...
Great restaurant off the beaten path! Locally sourced and owner-grown vegetables crafted to make great tasting and visually stunning dishes. And at very reasonable prices given the quality of the food. Drive out of your way to dine at this dinner only bistro.
Located in an old brick building in down ...
Located in an old brick building in downtown Silverton. Nicely painted and decorated, with an urban, sophisticated look. Friendly, attentive wait staff. Small menu. Everything we tasted was positively commented on, including the two appetizers. (4 diners) All of the plates were nicely presented, with just the right amount of food. The rabbit was particularly good. An excellent overall dining experience.
Elegant decor. Great food and lovely am ...
Elegant decor. Great food and lovely ambience. I loved the atmosphere of the restaurant and the food was excellent. Interesting use of local foods. The chef made an exception and prepared a special entree due to my request of a particular item which I saw on the menu the previous day. I would definitely visit again.
Silver Grille was the first restaurant w ...
Silver Grille was the first restaurant we had dinner at when we arrived in Oregon. We loved everything about our experience there. The restaurant is small and quaint with excellent service. From the salads and appetizers to the entrees and desserts -- everything was absolutely delicious. We're looking forward to returning to Silver Grille when we visit Oregon again.
We have been to Silver Grille twice for ...
We have been to Silver Grille twice for special occasions and find the ambiance and food to be excellent. This restaurant is a real treat and well priced for the quality and attention to detail you receive.
Take the scenic back road to Silverton and spend time walking around the charming downtown area afterward - great fun and exceptionally enjoyable. We will return again and again.
We dined here while staying at the Orego ...
We dined here while staying at the Oregon Garden Resort. My husband ordered the lamb special and it was prepared to perfection. I had the ravioli and loved it. The service was friendly, fun and informative. True farm to table experience, even the mozzarella was made in house. We won't wait for our next visit to the Oregon Garden to dine here again, it's worth the drive from Hillsboro.
This is our new favorite restaurant for ...
This is our new favorite restaurant for special occasions. The food is locally produced, environmentally friendly, and prepared well. Each dish is artfully presented. The tomato and mozzarella salad was particularly beautiful, and the heirloom tomatoes were delicious. I ordered pork medallions with assurance that the pig from which they came was treated humanely on a local farm.
We most appreciated how genuinely welcom ...
We most appreciated how genuinely welcoming, attentive and knowledgeable everyone who we interacted with at Silver Grille was. Everything we ordered was presented as well as it tasted. Love that they support local farms and ranches.
We found this restaurant from Open Table ...
We found this restaurant from Open Table reviews, and we were definitely not disappointed. What a wonderful find in little Silverton. It would have been a wonderful find on NW 23rd or SE Division in Portland! The food, wine, service and ambience were all excellent. We'll definitely go back and have already recommended it to friends.
One of the few places where, no matter t ...
One of the few places where, no matter the menu, I always find something unique but not weird. I love dining here and would come back often if I lived closer. On our last visit we had a delicious Oregon Pinot Noir to complement our opening "Naughty Librarian" salad :-) and the strawberry tomato gazpacho. Both refreshing and delicious. For entrees we enjoyed a perfect Oregon albacore filet with fresh pesto and the crispy polenta complemented by a vibrant and flavorful ratatouille. The blackberry mousse with yogurt crumbles made a perfect ending to a pure Oregon meal.
Silver Grille is a true anchor to the cu ...
Silver Grille is a true anchor to the cute, quaint town of Silverton. There are a few places to eat and drink in this area and although they are quite good, Silver Grille is the best of them. The service is excellent and the food quality is on par with many of the better restaurants found in Portland. The wine list is VERY good for a smaller restaurant in a smaller town. I highly recommend coming here when you're in the area and I would recommend a reservation even on the week days.
There we 3 people in our party. Two of ...
There we 3 people in our party. Two of our dinners were very good. The third - pork cutlets - were dry and unflavorful. We told the waiter but he did not seem to be that interested. Caesar salads were plentiful but not a lot of flavor. The featured salad was very good. Desserts were good.
Everything about Silver Grille was amazi ...
Everything about Silver Grille was amazing! When my husband's cousins from Georgia came to visit, we wanted to take them to dinner someplace for local cuisine and ambiance. We found Silver Grille, and decided to give them a try.
From the moment we walked in, the experience was perfect. We were seated immediately. The drinks were wonderful. Dinner was superb! There were four of us in our party; we each ordered something different, and we were each delighted with our selection.
We will definitely be back to Silver Grille!
Cocktails, wine, special appetizer, entr ...
Cocktails, wine, special appetizer, entrees and dessert were all wonderful and such a great deal. $122 total.
When I reserved the table, I mentioned it was our anniversary and when they brought dessert. Each of our plates had "Happy Anniversary" spelled out in chocolate on the plate. Such a nice end to a fabulous meal.
Chef and his wife service the tables and ...
Chef and his wife service the tables and are happy to chat with diners about the food and wine. Fresh local ingredients, something for everyone. The bruschetta, the mushroom tart, the ravioli, the asparagus bisque and the berry mousse are outstanding. This is my third time here; we come whenever we are in town. Can't wait to go back.
This restaurant just never disappoints! ...
This restaurant just never disappoints! Our financial situation does not allow us to eat here often (certainly not as often as we'd like), but when we have guests come to stay with us for a few days we always take them to Silver Grille, and it is always a wonderful dining experience.
A trip worth taking to Silverton. My wi ...
A trip worth taking to Silverton. My wife and I went for an anniversary dinner and had a memorable experience. Service was great and the food was outstanding (including a sous-vide tri tip that was incredibly flavorful and tender). Would recommend highly. We will return.
The chef/owner snd his were excellent ho ...
The chef/owner snd his were excellent hosts and made the dining experience superb. As a chef, I appreciated the thoughtful way the ingredients were combined for a delicious and unpretentious dish. Loved Silver Grille and will definitely go back.
Excellent food and great prices!
We have been to Silver Grille several times and are never disappointed. We like to order appetizers, salads, entrees, and desserts "family style" so we can try many different things. Definitely best as a long dining experience and not a quick meal.
Our 39th aniversary
The Tri-Tip with Morel Mushroom sauce was excellent. The waitress helped us find a wine that my wife and I would enjoy along with the meal, The Chef was out greeting and meeting everyone and even bussed a couple of tables. Small restaurant with a romantic setting (maybe has around 30 tables at the most) Older small town feel and décor. Food was excellent along with the service. We enjoyed it immensely, top notch meal for the money.
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