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All 128 Lake Oswego Restaurants

Scratch - CLOSED

149 A Ave, Lake Oswego, OR
(503) 697-1330
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CLOSED
Hours:
Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

32 reviews from our community

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Tigard, Oregon
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I have no issues with gluten and wasn't interested in this place but the wife has issues with gluten so I tagged along. Imagine my surprise upon trying my food. The volcanic rice with Chinese sausage and egg on top was unbelievable. It came with the really good piece of salmon but the rice definitely stole the show. My wife... More 

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Milwaukie, Oregon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

After having 6 meals at Scratch, 3 lunches and 3 dinners, I can honestly say that it is at the top of our list of places to eat and take out of town visitors. We first learned about Scratch at a gluten free event. So, it is perfect for someone like myself with food issues. I can, for the first... More 

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Manzanita, OR
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Here we were, wondering around Lake Oswego, came to find Kyra's bakery to buy desserts for my Gluten intolerant friend and stumbled upon Scratch. (Thank you YELP!!) We didn't expect much and so were pretty laid back about everything. We arrived when they opened and were seated at a cozy table and preceded to scope out the place and menu.... More 

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Camas, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is a very special restaurant, located in Lake Oswego, OR. All meals are made from scratch, hence its name and are all gluten free. This is one of the best meals we there were four of us have eaten in the Portland area. Check it out.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I wanted to nibble, and what a place for it! I am a gluten-friendly person, but their gluten-free bread with its herbed butter was to die for, and those French breakfast radishes were perfect with it; the pate and onion confit were excellent, and nicoises olives in warm and fresh olive oil - mmm. To gild the lily, a local... More 

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Portland, Oregon
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

From the moment we entered Scratch, we knew we were in for a fine dining experience. The friendly waitress/bartender/host greeted us warmly, explaining the menu in detail and helping us select a wine for our main dish. The trout was cooked to perfection in a cream sauce with nettles, arugula and roasted radicchio. The red snapper was beautifully presented and... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

What is it about Portland area restaurants?! SO inconsistent. We were somewhat regulars at Scratch. We tip well (25%), we're fun, we LOVE good food, we should have been treated well, right? I mean tips stands for to insure proper service. Nope. Not here. The sense of entitlement that permeates the Portland area service workers is palpable. Whatever. Let me... More 

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

3 of us had fish; 1 had pork. We all enjoyed it. Presentation was wonderful. The 2 desserts were v. tasty. Even though none of us needed gluten-free, it was great to eat that way and have such a wonderful experience. With 4 entrees, 2 drinks, and 2 desserts, we paid $45/person which included the tip. I think that is... More 

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Portland, Oregon
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

If you are gluten-free, whether by choice or medical necessity, then you already know how hard it is to find a compatible restaurant. Especially one where you can have the run of the menu. For that reason alone, we'd give Scratch a hearty five stars. But there's more to it than that -- the service was great, the staff was... More 

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Lake Oswego, Oregon, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Table of 4 and luckily 4 different entrees.....A+ on the Scallops, Pork Loin & Chicken. I had the Steak of the day, which was top sirloin.....delicious, but not the best cut of meat, kinda chewy. The waitress, Lauren, was great and managed to handle my "toasted" friend Aggie with grace and poise. The crudite and appetizer was very good, as... More 

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Additional Information about Scratch

Address: 149 A Ave, Lake Oswego, OR
Phone Number: (503) 697-1330
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Clackamas County  >  Lake Oswego
Open Hours:
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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