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701 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210 (Northwest District)
(503) 228-7317
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Ranked #72 of 3,629 Restaurants in Portland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $27 - $40
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Neighborhood: Northwest District
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Probably known more for their desserts and cake business based on how many people were there for dessert only, I was happily surprised how good their food was! French Onion Soup - the best and their Chicken pasta dish to die for. My husband ate a fabulous dessert and I enjoyed the ambiance. Great meal and price was reasonable!

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Bend, Oregon
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88 reviews 88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I've been enjoying Papa Haydn's in Portland for 30 years since it first opened, and they never disappoint. Creative entrees using fresh, local ingredients, great wine list and Portland's best dessert case make a memorable meal. Don't miss it if you're visiting Stumptown!

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

A small, cozy restaurant on a main street in Portland. We had lunch there. No waiting. Quiet inside, with a fireplace. There were actually a few different sections to the restaurant. A bar section, two small rooms with street views and an area that is probably more for quicker lunches. The food was wonderful. We each had a wonderful seafood... More 

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Havre de Grace, Maryland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We stumbled upon this restaurant and had one of the loveliest lunches in this intimate setting with fabulous food and service. I had the broccoli rabe sandwich with fresh mozzarella, my husband had the pulled roast chicken with cranberry and bacon. I also had the white bean soup and house made cider. Don't miss this one!

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West Linn OR
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I usually go to the SE Portland location which is small, but has always been good. We were in NW and were looking forward to eating a good meal in a nice setting. It was 5:30 on a weeknight and there were few people in the restaurant. Service was friendly, but the food coming out of the kitchen was a... More 

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Bothell, Washington
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stopped fir coffee and we ended up with panna cotta and pasdion fruit ice cream with coconut. Good stuff but not my style. Big dessert portions.

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Portland, Oregon, Usa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I have been going here for many years and what I noticed on my recent visit was the increase in prices for soup, salads, meals etc. The desserts are , as always worth the price, as are the drinks. I think that their menu is trying too hard to be "gourmet" and "trendy". I had the soup of the day... More 

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Cave Creek, Arizona
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Fabulous food, great people watching spot through all the windows out onto old town Portland. Great service this is the second time we have visited this resturant. Definitely a must stop spot in Portland.

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Walnut Creek, California
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Yes, Papa Haydn has great desserts. Ours were fabulous -- lemon chiffon cake and cafe au chocolat which was actually round and covered with dark chocolate. They were very fresh and quite delicious. Our dinners were quite good, too. Better than I expected. We sat outside on the pretty patio which has a fountain and is surrounded by greenery. In... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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132 reviews 132 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This was the spot of my Wife and I's first date about 14 years ago! We came here for the first time since then after our anniversary dinner this year. We were seated at a small 2 person table on the west side of the restaurant (left side as you walk in). The table was surrounded by other tables and... More 

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Additional Information about Papa Haydn

Address: 701 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210
Phone Number: (503) 228-7317
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 27 - 40

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