This Amazing Riverfront Restaurant Near Portland Has Views As Spectacular As The Food

The Historic Columbia River Highway is a treasure, and this restaurant is nestled on it, right on the banks of the Columbia River. Located 20 miles to the east of Portland, Tad’s Chicken ‘n Dumplings is a scenic roadhouse escape that is still using its original recipes from the 1940s.

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Tad’s Chicken ‘n Dumplins is located at 1325 E. Historic Columbia River Highway in Troutdale. For call ahead seating, contact the restaurant at (503) 666-5337.