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Ken's Artisan Bakery

338 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1102
+1 503-248-2202
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baguette” (20 reviews)
“macaroons” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
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338 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1102
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I must have eaten here all five days we were in Portland even if it were just a pastry a coffee. Ken's makes all pastries the old fashioned, time consuming, painstaking way and it shows.

Thank pgray3365
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Ken’s for breakfast, lunch, and even afternoon coffee — every time wonderful. The quiche is delicious and light, and all of the pastries are fantastic. We’ve enjoyed stopping in for a quick coffee and treat, while staying near by. Wonderful experience each time.

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We went here to grab a bite for breakfast before a long day of hiking. Everything we got was phenomenal. It just makes you realize how awful the food is at chain bakery places. I won't name names, but you know who they are. I...More

Thank MeghanAnnRose
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Ken's for a bakery brunch and very pleased. Had an almond croissant which was very tasty and flaky. Bringing back a carrot cake and salted caramel chocolate tarts for my wife. She will hate me in a good way...! Well worth the stop....More

Thank robertjohnd787
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I stopped in to get a bite at lunch. I had the baguette with ham, butter, and cheese and a caramel pecan tart. Both were quite good. The baguette was a real baguette, crusty outside and soft inside. It made a nice sandwich. It was...More

Thank 730jane
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We went there for breakfast. Right after opening it’s all calm and you’ve time to pick out your treat. The almond croissant was really good, but slightly too hard baked. Our son is a brownie expert and found the chocolate coating too thick but the...More

Thank KristinMiles
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This is the best bakery in town! The Brioche Bun was the best piece of bread I’ve ever eaten and the apple cinnamon tart was unbelievable! I would highly recommend stopping by for breakfast or lunch! The food is incredible!

Thank mffl113
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Located in nice residential NW, this cafe is busy with locals and for good reason, their sandwiches and soups are freshly made. We stopped by for lunch and liked their banh mi as well as the soup. Not easy to get a table as others...More

Thank picolina
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Ken's comes recommended for pastry, and does not disappoint. This is real pastry, not soggy bread passing itself off as croissants. The contents of the display case change every day, but they are an exquisite selection of beautiful, and tasty, jewels at all times. If...More

Thank MidoriKi
Reviewed 2 September 2017

How do you measure a French bakery? One of the best measures would be how flaky and buttery are the croissants? Ken's makes some of the best I have had, including ones in France! My partner's breakfast croissant with orange zest was mouth-watering (and warm!)....More

Thank DVMeyer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 338 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-248-2202
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