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820 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205
(503) 227-0033
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English first
Corvallis, Oregon
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116 reviews 116 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Good Prices, good food, great atmosphere, amazing history. Just walked by looking for lunch and stopped in...no major fanfare to bring attention to itself, but obviously well known to be opeb since the 20s...original in its menu even though it is pub fare...great place to eat when you are visiting the Library or the Art Museum.

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Vancouver BC
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Stopped in for a burger but got so much more! Great service, great food at reasonable prices. Their menus tell their history in Portland and how the original owners went on to start the Spaghetti Factory chain. Loved the burger and the home cooked style fries. Pefect!

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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233 reviews 233 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

we came an extra time for lunch to the virginia cafe's 100th anniversary...leah is always wonderful, funny, and she added plaques to the vintage photos in honor of 100 yrs...we all talked about the history around broadway when all the theater marquees were lit up going back before being demolished...we began with a pbr, and a gin lemon drink that... More 

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Houston, Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This place has amazing food. The waitress was very friendly and took the time out to provide us with insights on the city. The food was absolutely amazing. I had the three cheese grilled cheese and it was too die for. The prices are reasonable

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Oakland CA
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90 reviews 90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I always get a wonderfully different version of traditional comfort foods delivered with panache and a twist by a quirky staffer who knows just what to do to make the meal a memorable experience. The restaurant is right in the heart of things and convenient to parking, shopping, library browsing. And the prices are easy to swallow,

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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86 reviews 86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We went for an early dinner & caught the happy hour prices, yay for us! Two cheeseburgers with the best homemade french fries & a couple of beers for $20!! You can't beat that! I love how nostalgic this old place is, the food is always great and so is the service. A fun piece of Portland history that you... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Wouldn't serve me based on the fact that we hadn't tipped enough the previous visit. We aren't from around here and weren't aware of that a large tip was expected at a bar. A polite word and I would have happily given an extra tip to make up for it but instead rudely chucked us out like we were scum.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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233 reviews 233 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

our tradition is to come here twice during the holidays. the first involves a drink/lunch, then to the jellybean to pick up naughty cards. the 2nd is for tuba xmas next week. we began with a bottle of pbr, and a hot buttered rum. it was frigid outside, and needed some warmth. next, i had the hot veggie melt sandwich... More 

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Boise, ID.
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63 reviews 63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This year is the 100th. year annv. The place is funky, there are old booths, tables and a nice bar. You would not know it by looking at it but the food is all home made and darn good, some of the very best chicken noodle soup I have ever had, not to mention the onion rings and fresh french... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Had a lousiana style burger but it tasted like it was covered in pepper. Fries were also extremely salty as well.

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Additional Information about Virginia Cafe

Address: 820 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205
Phone Number: (503) 227-0033
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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