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The Picnic House

723 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205-3012
+1 503-227-0705
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mushroom soup” (15 reviews)
“half sandwich” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (22 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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723 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205-3012
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1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool Casual place The restaurant have a nice "rétro/pub" look that make you feel welcome Service is Quick and the food is good the price are fair !! They have a bar next to the restaurant and cocktail look nice

Thank Antoine V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice service, good lunch, a hit in my book! I liked the 1/2 sandwich, salad or soup option. I had the pulled pork sandwich and it was delicious. This place is very convenient and seating available. I recommend you try it!

Thank Becky089
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Stopped by after the lunch rush, but not sure on a Saturday if there really was one. No problem getting a table. Seemed understaffed from the beginning. It took awhile for our simple meals to arrive. Service was lackluster. The outdoorsy decor seemed dusty, and...More

Thank CBScout
Reviewed 10 February 2018

The grilled cheese and soup was anything but ordinary. Wild mushrooms, thyme and a hint of wine made the soup a warm start on a frosty evening. The grilled cheese had a sharp bite to the cheddar that stood up well to the sweet caramelized...More

Thank DrPezz
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

A large group of us came in for lunch last week. I had the brown rice salad with chicken - it was delicious! Others around the table did the combination soup, salad and sandwich options. Everyone was pleased with their meal and we were in...More

Thank morganj142
Reviewed 20 January 2018

First of all I have seen a larger selection at a high school football game... There was one burger option, 3 sandwiches, 3 salads and a bunch of strange sides... The burger was a good though; it was actually really good and so were the...More

Thank Purplemania56
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I’m not going to lie, I had the tomato basil soup and grilled cheese sandwich yesterday and I’ve been thinking about it ever since! Haha! How could something so simple be sooooo good?! It was my first time eating here, even though my parents and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

They advertise the martinis as the coldest in town. Sure enough, it looks like they use dry ice to chill the glasses. Nice space just up from the movie theater and down from the Schnitz. 2 martinis =$22.00

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The is not a picnic type setting, but a very nice interior restaurant with a casual feel. Prices are fair for being in downtown. We had salads and soup based on a few other reviews. The mushroom soup was outstanding! We also tried the smores...More

Thank johngM6161PP
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We went in from the chilly rain to an interesting lunch spot. We had a very good mushroom soup and the shrimp salad sandwich. The menu is simple but adequate. It is a comfortable and quiet location that is relaxed and not rushed.

Thank waterandmore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205-3012
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-227-0705
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Description
Built in the historic lobby of the original Heathman Hotel. Great for Groups, Grab & Go, or Dine In. Rent a Picnic Basket filled with food and take it to the park.
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