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Nicholas' Restaurant

318 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-1117
+1 503-235-5123
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pita bread” (28 reviews)
“spinach pie” (8 reviews)
“rice” (20 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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318 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-1117
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

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

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

Thank Allen B
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

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!

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.

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

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Parking is very difficult and restaurant on the weekend is very crowded. It is a very tight place... But this should tell you something.. Your patience will be rewarded through an amazing taste sensory journey. The food is simply wonderful and the fresh made pita...More

1  Thank Matthew Y
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This place is amazing! The food is super tasty and the staff is friendly and welcoming. We have been here twice and each time was equally delicious. The portions are hearty as well, we had leftovers both times. Get the mezza plate, it's like a...More

Thank caramelfilipina
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Went here on a whim to try something new. In town for a couple of days and was seating right away. Amazing since the seating area is really tight. Waitress was perfect at offering suggestions on what to have Mezza meat and it gave us...More

Thank mogulmike
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

The food is excellent, beyond words! It was my first time trying levanese food and now it’s my favorite.

Thank Ana Maria S
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Questions & Answers
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
  • Value
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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