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Elephants Delicatessen

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Soups, Deli
115 NW 22nd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-3503
+1 503-299-6304
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (34 reviews)
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American, Soups, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
115 NW 22nd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-3503
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Elephants Delicatessen
1. Cheese and charcuterie
" Great choice of fine cheeses and salamis."
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2. Something for everyone
" Unreal variety and quality."
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3. Soups!
" The tomato-orange soup is particularly astonishing."
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My out-of-town friend and I went to lunch here last week. I had their only soup that was not cream based, and found it to be quite flavorful. Also had a piece of the focaccia bread which was also quite good. Friend had servings of...More

Thank LaurieB980
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

We were visiting family who suggested ELEPHANT'S DELI as a place to enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner. We tried the Breakfast route and enjoyed some of their scones and cinnamon rolls along with delicious coffee varieties. We were very pleased with the experience and elected...More

Thank POLO47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here to have a quick lunch and was impressed by the variety of menu items and extras like big gummy bears! And cold drinks in their fridge! I had the black bean burger and it was very very good! Plus requested no bread no...More

Thank mdealvare
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in here to get a water for our day trip and found so much more. We wound up getting a picnic for 2 to go by buying lovely sandwiches, unique side items and a variety of drinks, sweets and munchies. I can't tell you...More

Thank Listens2owls
Reviewed 1 week ago

Elephants Deli is a very busy place that is a deli/restaurant/grocery store all in one. First time visit can be a little oerwhelming but once you figure it out then you realize what an amazing place this is. They have everything from baked goods to...More

Thank thehalfsquatch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a cafe style place to eat. I didn’t have time to read the reviews so off we went. If this is your first time know that it’s done cafeteria style. You order from the area you want and they will give...More

Thank Jen-funtogo
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Used them for a business gathering in Portland, and they did a great job and were very pleasant to work with. Would highly recommend for a catered working lunch.

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Elephants Delicatessan is much more than a deli. It is also a food store and has a huge variety of prepared foods and take home meals. One of the best burgers I have had and also the best fish and chips we tried in Portland....More

Thank oklahomahalfsquatch
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped in to get food for lunch later while on a vineyard tour. We splurged on the salmon with dill yoghurt sauce, fresh mushroom spinach salad and focaccia bread. Other people in the tour group were jealous of us, because we totally got the...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Love the many good choices one has here. Also the ability to get food to go and shop is novel. Our group enjoyed fish tacos, pizza and a Rueben. Everybody was happy and we used the back room to stay and chat without feeling guilty...More

Thank Kathy F
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1 May 2018|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
I too saw plenty of vegan options, plus there are clerks at the deli counters to steer you towards vegan options for takeaway items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 NW 22nd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-299-6304
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