Known across the state as the former home of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, Aberdeen is a sleepy riverside town off Highway 101 and only a short drive from the Pacific Ocean . Aberdeen diners will find restaurants along the Wishkah River and also on West Heron Street just up from the Chehalis River. Northwest specialties of fresh seafood and East Asian food feature prominently in Aberdeen, but you can still find other flavors like pizza and pasta, Mexican and classic pub fare . Enjoy local wine at a wine bar, homestyle fish and chips, a steaming bowl of chowder or grilled crab and cheese with patio dining on the river. Aberdeen offers an array of flavors in a small town waterfront setting sure to charm any diner.