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The Original

) #23 of 3,618 Restaurants in Portland ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , American, Vegetarian Friendly
300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204-1702
+1 503-546-2666
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“poutine” (20 reviews)
“hash browns” (30 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
Diner, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204-1702
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1 - 10 of 382 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food at reasonable prices. Breakfast and lunch menu with some healthy options if you want them. We enjoyed this spot - the local jam was a treat.

Thank Charlie C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After spending the afternoon walking around downtown Portland, my daughter and I were famished. The Original was the restaurant attached to the Courtyard where we were staying. We started with the tempura green beans that came with JC's awesome sauce. Delicious. We both ordered sandwiches...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here twice on our vacation to Portland. Once for dinner, once for breakfast. Both were good diner meals. Dinner was Steak & eggs, poutine, donut sliders, a huge cobb salad & a vanilla milkshake..yum! Breakfast was pancakes, eggs, typical breakfast food but very good...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, had to do it. We had the donut hamburger sliders, the cream brulee' french toast and the croissant Monte Crisco and shared it all between 3 people so we could taste everything. All were good and interesting, but to be honest none of use...More

Thank LotsATravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had no idea that this place was this good. A group of us came for happy hour and we left very, very full and of course, happy! We shared the happy hour poutine, which is huge. Our table had the chicken and waffle sliders,...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a late breakfast/early lunch. Service was very good. Drinks were very tasty. My biscuits and gravy were outstanding. Her Rueben was not. Their fresh made desserts looked amazing and the one we had was indeed.

Thank Towleway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try the Marionberry shake...So good. Also enjoyed the burgers. Would definitely recommend this restaurant!

Thank adpug0502
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just stumbled upon this restaurant while downtown and were pleasantly surprised. The food & service were excellent! Great vegetarian options for our picky daughter. The décor was very cool!

Thank bbethab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was celebrating a very special day with R, and after X made us walk to a couple of places that didn't exist anymore, I finally suggested we go to The Original. I was excited because I really like their chicken and waffles, which is...More

Thank 524luzg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch at the Original. Everything was perfect with good food and excellent service. We eat a little after the lunch hour so it was not busy.

Thank David20130609
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15 September 2015|
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Response from heatherthirteen | Reviewed this property |
Delicious egg dishes..should be several choices..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204-1702
  • Public Transportation: On the bus and light rail lines.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-546-2666
  • E-mail
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