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Gustav's German Pub & Grill

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German, Californian
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12605 SE 97th Ave, Clackamas, OR 97015-9706
503-653-1391
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
birthday celebration

nice good hearty food. Great atmosphere for a special evening celebration. Service was very prompt and courteous. Will look forward to going back again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Clackamas, Oregon
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English first
Clackamas, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 NEW

These folks truly don't care if they have customers. We waited nearly an hour in a nearly empty restaurant without being seated, while they were giving bar guests immediate seating. Finally gave up and left. Never have returned and tell anyone thinking of going there our experience.

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Mesquite, Texas, United States
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69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This used to be a really great place to go for good German food, but not any more. Service was slow and spotty. Food tasted and looked like it had been cooked earlier and reheated, every thing was dry and over cooked. We will not be going back.

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Clackamas, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

nice good hearty food. Great atmosphere for a special evening celebration. Service was very prompt and courteous. Will look forward to going back again.

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Eugene, Oregon
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154 reviews 154 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My wife and kids love this place ! the food is different but good with great deserts ! I highly recommend this place.

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Sacramento, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Order the Munich Platter -- it will let you try all of their famous schnitzels and spaetzle! The decor and atmosphere is very authentic to similar restaurants in Germany and the waitstaff is extremely knowledgeable as to the vast array of German beer served.

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Southern California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Found this in the AAA guide and Tripadvisor and the hotel folks agreed with all the recommendations. I was raised in German food and this was as good as any I have tasted. Only thing I would change is the music, steals from the atmosphere. Bridged was a very nice waitress and the food was excellent! Would come back anytime... More 

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Portland, OR
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We started out with cheese fondue and drinks which gave us time to look over the menu. Happy hour is from 2-6 pm and there is a nice variety of drinks to choose from. My husband had Blackened Salmon with spatzle it was wonderful and the salmon portion was quite large. I had cabbage rolls they were delicious the Cesar... More 

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Astoria oregon
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1,052 reviews 1,052 reviews
669 restaurant reviews
510 helpful votes 510 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

The fondue is always the winner here. Nice restaurant by Washington Square. This is in the family of the old time Portland Restaurant Der Rhinlander. Most of the food here is way to salty for me. Much more so than the food experienced in Austria or Germany. Buddy from Stuttgart likes to come to America because he likes the beer... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

There was a short wait to be seated, but it was lunch hour on a Friday. The service was great. The menu had a good selection. The food was very good. They also have a nice selection of beer on the menu. I would recommend this restaurant and will return again.

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Chico, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

Great place to eat.Price was very reasonable. Friendly staff. I would recommend going to this place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12605 SE 97th Ave, Clackamas, OR 97015-9706
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Clackamas County  >  Clackamas
  • Phone Number: 503-653-1391

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 12
  • Cuisine: German, Californian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?