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Jake's Grill

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611 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2725 (Alder)
+1 503-220-1850
07:30 - 00:00
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Sun 07:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 23:00
Fri 07:00 - 00:00
Sat 07:30 - 00:00
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Corona, California
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We stumbled upon Jakes by accident. We were actually going some where else close by, but it was closed for renovating so we had to change our plans. Jakes was right there so we said let try it. Upon looking through the window we weren't sure we should go in. We thought it may be out of our price range,... More 

Thank Paul S
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230 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We went to Jake's for brunch. It is a large restaurant with white table cloth service and prices to match. The waiter was a bit dozy and the service was slow. My egg scramble was okay but all in all, there must be a hundred better places to go for breakfast or brunch in Portland. We walked by about ten... More 

Thank Steve A
Denver, Colorado
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130 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday. Nice old style atmosphere. Disappointed by some of our food. There were shell pieces in the crab/scrimp cakes and the beef used in the beef stroganoff was of very poor quality. Greater attention is needed for Quality Control!

Thank Gcnarc
Orlando, Florida
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Called for reservations just hours before arriving on a Saturday night and still got a window seat. My wife and I split the porterhouse, and could not eat it all. It was really good, just a tad overdone on the thinner filet side, but very good flavor. Also had a shrimp cocktail with beautiful, flavorful prawns. And, their wine pours... More 

Thank Galina332
Medford, Oregon
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The best salmon luncheon salad ever - freshly grilled and served on a bed of wild greens. Subtle dressing and reasonable priced.

Thank Cam C
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We wandered about the food truck block that is kitty corner from the restaurnat. It was a hot day and nothing there appealed to us. I guess we wanted somewhere to sit, eat and cool off. We saw Jakes and decided to give it a try. We were seated at a window table and it was fun to watch the... More 

Thank wmm33055
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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265 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We often have lunch at Jake's after a visit to Powell's book store, as they have a varied, well-priced menu - even a "blue plate special." It is in an old turn-of-the century building with a nice bar, overlooking the busy food trucks. Though service was good, this time our food was not: the shrimp and Dungeness crab salad was... More 

Thank ChrisABeaune
Las Vegas, Nevada
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107 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Jake's Grill was incredible! We had a melt in your mouth steak and I had a decadent beef stroganoff paired with the server's recommended red wine. The décor is very charming with that nice 1920's feel of elegance. Wonderful service with a romantic setting!

Thank DesertRhayne
Eastpointe, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Food was delicious and service was exceptional. Highly recommend. Crab and lobster dip was excellent as was the stuffed salmon and filet mignon. Yummy!

Thank VAN94
San Francisco, California
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58 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

The food is basically the same as at Jake's Crawfish, but the atmospher is more elegant. We met a close family friend and had a booth with a street view, we went early and made a reservation. It was quiet enough for a good visit, the food was fabulous.

Thank Dulciana77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2725
  • Public Transportation: Directly across the street at SW 10th and Alder
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-220-1850

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