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Pastini Pastaria - Northwest 23rd

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1506 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2618
+1 503-595-1205
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Portland, Oregon
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Atmosphere not so much, it's small and tight inside and pretty noisy but the food is so good it's worth it! Tortellini Gorgonzola is my favorite!

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Portland
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138 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

We were a party of 7 at 11:30 am on Saturday, with one other table being served. We placed our order for appetizers, drinks and entrees in after a short wait. Appetizers did not arrive until the entrees were served. We had to flag down the other server to get water. The food was excellent, fresh well prepared and presented... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

The hotel staff recommended this along with a couple of other restaurants out of the 50-60 nearby. The food is made fresh and was very tasty. While it is apparently a local chain, the food is well above any chain I have been to before. A good variety of dishes and our server, Taylor, was very friendly and good even... More 

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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112 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

We visited for dinner and both had excellent meals. My wife loved her butternut squash ravioli and my pasta stuffed with shrimp, scallops and fish was also excellent. Service was very good and we were able to get a table right away. A very enjoyable meal.

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Denver, Colorado
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108 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

We came here because it was the only restaurant at 9:30 on Fri night with no wait! Pleasantly surprised at the cocktail menu. Excellent selection, concoctions, flavors and prices. This was somewhat surprising since this is a casual restaurant and the cocktails those normally found in higher end establishments. The cocktails were the best and best made items on the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a very fresh and tasty salad with homemade bread followed by savory pasta dishes. My Italian wife said she would eat here again in a heartbeat. I had Fusilli alla Roma (the best) and my wife had Aglio e Olio. We hghly recommend this place!

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Thank Jeff A
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

I am not one of those fanatics that must eat gluten free food as the newest fad. I'm one of the real few who has been diagnosed to need to live this way, or I suffer. So I was pleasantly surprised at Pastini NW's offerings. When our group picked this place, I read reviews beforehand. Totally disagree with the ones... More 

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New York City, New York
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160 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

Nice restaurant when you first enter. Friendly host will greet you and take you to your table. Friendly server will take your drink and food order, inform you of the specials and recommendations. Everything is fantastic right up until you eat the food. It's not bad but given how much it cost for our entrees and the fact that this... More 

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Thank Ramirez-Sanchez
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014

This pregnant Momma was craving pasta while we stayed in Portland at the Silver Cloud Inn. This was in walking distance so we gave it a shot Saturday evening. I got the LINGUINI MISTO MARE, and it was so darn good! I didn't want it to end. And the staff was so nice, specially when it came to our toddler... More 

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Palm Bay, Florida
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493 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

We had dinner there this evening. There was an impressive selection of pasta. The pasta seemed home made and the sauces were wonderful. I have had better caprese. Wine was overpriced. The food came quickly but service was not attentive. Drink refills were not offered and no one asked us if everything was ok. Parking was difficult to find.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1506 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2618
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-595-1205
Description
Pastini Pastaria is a Portland Italian restaurant with a passion for pasta. Experience our stellar Italian restaurant lunch or dinner menu featuring over 30 Italian pasta dishes, fresh salads, sandwiches, as well as a gluten free pasta and dessert menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?