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4545 Sw Watson Ave, Beaverton, OR 97005
(503) 641-3223
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Ranked #1 of 346 Restaurants in Beaverton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $100
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Fusion
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Farmington
Transit: Watson and Farmington both offer bus stops within a block of the restaurant. MAX is 3 blocks away.
Description: decarli restaurant is where rustic meets modern. Chef/owner, Paul DeCarli, pulls from his Swiss-Italian roots to create a menu that reflects his heritage as well as combine local Northwest ingredients. Polenta fries with gorgonzola butter, mussels in fennel-saffron cream sauce, and espresso-braised shortribs are just a few of the many "must-haves.” Soaring open beam ceilings with rustic brick walls add to the ambiance of this 1924 historic building.
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English first
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Staying in Beaverton for a few days and looked up this restaurant on Trip Adviser. I was delighted at the find. There was a happy hour at 4:30 and there were people waiting to get into the restaurant. Dinner starts to be served at 5 pm. There were some unique cocktails and a bar menu. After a cocktail at the... More 

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Beaverton, Oregon, Usa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a regular spot for happy hour. Good to get there about 4:20. They open at 4:30 and seats fill quickly. Highly recommend the short rib sandwich and polenta fries with Gorgonzola butter. A small salad comes with the sandwich. Great bargain. Tell Jen hello. She's a sweetheart!

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Portland, Oregon
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177 reviews 177 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

In general the Beaverton area is a desert for really good innovative food. Not any more--- check out this superb spot for service that is top notch and delightful food to meet most "foodie" tastes. We went here with our family after a Christmas play for an early dinner. What a treat. Cocktails were interesting and delicious. The appetizers had... More 

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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We made a reservation for six with Open Table - noting that it would be nice to have a round table, and the we had one vegan diner. When we arrived, our round table was waiting, and the staff had already talked with the chef having a few vegan options in mind (there were none on the menu.) Throughout the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We had a delightful meal here. It was a surprise. Our friends had told us to try Decarli. Beaverton isnt known for it's great food. But, the four of us enjoyed our meals. The food was wonderful, wine selection was fine. Wait staff just ok. I would go back

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299 reviews 299 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Foodie friends gave Decarli their highest recommendation. After our visit, we'd sure agree. Located in a nice old area of Beaverton, with free street parking and a number of nice small iconic shops, upon entering the restaurant, we were struck by the the warm greeting, briskly busy open kitchen, and the lovely rustic brick walls and exposed timbers. The wine... More 

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Portland, OR
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Very good food. We came here for our anniversary dinner. Nice ambiance. We are still talking about the S'mores dessert weeks later. Same folks who made Watson Hall, which is a more casual place.

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Beaverton, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The wife and I love this place. Great atmosphere and the food is amazing. The staff is very nice. Make a reservation though, they get busy.

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Good food, great service, it's a nice change for downtown beaverton. The menu is spot on for Northwest food and it offers some great beer options as well.

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Beaverton, Oregon
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Excellent food - have eaten here numerous times and will be back; have had a variety of dishes from chitarra (pasta) to pork to short rib and all were well prepared and delicious. Polenta fries are yummy and I don't actually/typically care for polenta. Nice setting in downtown Beaverton with reasonably easy parking (I have never had a problem).

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Additional Information about Decarli

Address: 4545 Sw Watson Ave, Beaverton, OR 97005
Phone Number: (503) 641-3223
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Beaverton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 100
Cuisine: American, Fusion

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