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1205 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97205-2360
+1 503-241-1133
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh pasta” (38 reviews)
“carbonara” (44 reviews)
“garlic bread” (27 reviews)
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1205 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97205-2360
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place on Trip Advisor, and it didn’t disappoint!!! Very chill and great food! Casual place with outstanding food and drink! Great service and atmosphere!!

Thank Delta1966
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A canteen style restaurant, the pasta was very fresh with reasonable prices. The menu is not extensive, but they had enough variety to keep everyone satisfied.

Thank F S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was easy to find: there were many many people lining up. Strangely enough, the line also cleared up fast. Must be because of the spacious place and the speed of the service. The Italian food was really tasty and the price reasonable. The...More

Thank stevesudjatmiko
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Hip Italian menu and venue with microbrews, good wine list, and modern atmosphere/space to eat. Great for meeting friends or work associates. You order pasta, drinks and then they are delivered to table. Worth a try while in downtown Portland. Beer O'Clock next door is...More

Thank Rhett L
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Very comfortable restaurant with terrific food. Carbonara was the best I’ve had. You can grab a good beer at Beer O’Clock next door while waiting for your food.

Thank augievikings1992
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The food was very good at Grassa and so was the service. VERY informal dining and very loud. Was nice to try but would not be back.

Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Simple food, simple service, small menu. It's just great though. Tried to go back the next night but so busy.

Thank John M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Well priced, still our favourite fresh pasta, short wait time, enough elbow room on shared tables, I'd had pasta in a lot of cities and still compare them to the pasta I've had here.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This place was a great find just around the corner from my hotel and I was so happy to find it! I went for the carbonara which was delicious and the pasta was perfectly cooked. If you like pasta this place is a must visit.

Thank r_dunmall
Reviewed 13 September 2017

My adult son and I flew up to Portland for a weekend and when we were walking downtown we noticed this place and decided to give it a try. We ordered the buffalo mozzarella, three appetizers (grilled mustard greens, cucumber salad, and shishito peppers) followed...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97205-2360
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-241-1133
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