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Nicholas' Restaurant

318 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-1117
+1 503-235-5123
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pita bread” (29 reviews)
“spinach pie” (8 reviews)
“rice” (21 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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318 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-1117
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I went here recently with coworkers and we really liked our food. We all got bowls. My coworkers got the lamb shwarma bowl and I got the chicken shwarma. The consensus was the rice, tzatsiki and meat were all really good, but none of us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DanielD937
Reviewed 8 November 2018

In town for conference. Came to Nicholas' at the recommendation of my sister, who is local, and great trip advisor reviews. Restaurant was PACKED on a Wednesday night which I took as a good sign. We were able to get a table quickly. Drink menu...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sazoram
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The vegetarian mezza was all good, especially the spanakopita. With that and the giant pita they had already brought, plus the excellent Baba Ghanoush we ordered, it was plenty of food. The service was outstanding.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank DSSanDiego
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I had been to the Broadway Nicolas before, so I was excited to take my brother and his girlfriend to this restaurant. The experience this time wasn’t quite as good as I remember. The food was still great but the service was lacking. We got...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Joe C
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Nicholas’ big lamb burger was fabulous! We enjoyed the hummus and spinach pie as well! Will definitely be back to this place!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Eileen K
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Wow first time here I’m impressed this food is amazing, customer service and prices excellent I highly recommend this restaurant I got falafel plate and shawarma plate I’m full the pictures show the awesomeness

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank allenb2020
Reviewed 29 June 2018

This place is amazing!!! Super vegan friendly ... and a dog friendly patio too :) The line to get into this place never stops!!! I sat on the patio and had no wait. I had the vegan Arabian Breeze Mezza .... soooo good! I especially...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank Veda R
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Great sampler platters, awesome fresh pita bread! Vegan friendly. Peanut butter chocolate chip baklava! Great friendly staff! Will definitely return when we are in town again!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank t3downey
Nicholas R, Owner at Nicholas' Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so happy that you love our pita, it really is yummy! Thank you so much for visiting and dining in with us. We hope to see you again soon when you return!

Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Brought here by our daughter for lunch. What a marvelous combination of flavors! Their lunch bowls can't be beat. We had 4 different bowls and each was different and delicious! Reasonably priced as well.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MsCoop59
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Came on a Monday afternoon after the lunch rush was over. But, I was still barely in time for their lunch specials. The menu has changed since I've even been to their Broadway restaurant. Delicious new bowls and wraps! Service was fast and friendly, food...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Bryan H
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2 December 2016|
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Response from Nicholas R | Property representative |
yes we can at our broadway location 503-445-4700
26 June 2015|
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Response from Beach13comber | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have air conditioning I was there during the spring time they open at 11:00 if they don't have airconditioning go when it opens that is my suggestion
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-1117
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-235-5123
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This is the original Nicholas Restaurant location, serving authentic Lebanese food since 1986.
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