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Captain Ankeny's Well

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50 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2722
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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    3 of 5 stars
Great Tacos

Every time we come to Portland, my husband goes to the fast food truck here for a taco. Says they are terrific. Prices are good and there are other vendor stands around if you don't want taco.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2015
Toledo, Ohio
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Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Every time we come to Portland, my husband goes to the fast food truck here for a taco. Says they are terrific. Prices are good and there are other vendor stands around if you don't want taco.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Visiting from out of town, and after wandering around the Saturday Market (and line up for Voodoo's) me and my two sons stopped in this bar and enjoyed some home-made pizzas by the slice and a glass of local craft brew (just me of course!). The place looks like a typical watering hole, but it was appreciated it allowed minors... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Horrible! First off, we get there and ask for two sodas when we are seated and we didn't get our drinks till 15 minutes later but yet the other two customers at the bar that had arrived AFTER us were getting their beers and we didn't get ours for quite a while after waiting several minutes because the guy that... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Just a few feet from the famous Voodoo Doughnuts is this unassuming bar. Both are just a short walk up from the Portland Satuday Market (a must-do by the way.) Grab an ale or their Pom/Cherry hard cider on tap, a free newspaper, and a seat outside in the sun. Sip, read, relax, people watch. If hungry, they offer slices... More 

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Fell upon this little treasure while searching for a place to kill time and get a meal. Low and behold they had a special going: All you can eat Spaghetti. There were two kinds. Traditional meat sauce and vegetarian. I had both with cheesy garlic bread and a cold brew. It was a yummy for my tummy moment each bite.... More 

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Minot, North Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We went for a look at Voodoo Donuts....and realized promptly that we wouldn't stand in a line that long even if it was the best donuts on earth, (which they're not.) So we stopped in to this place for a cool drink and ordered some pizza. Goodness gracious me, excellent pizza dough, all around very good pizza. Also, pretty good... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

We sat down to finish our voodoo donut and we were gonna head inside for my friends birthday..well a asain worker came running out ignoring his customers and screamed at us he's like I'm Calling the cops he was very aggressive. everyone on the streets stopped to look at him and later once we left the customers also said he... More 

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Tigard, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2009

My wife and I sat outside on Third Avenue last night and watched a lot of interesting people walk by. Interestingly, many were going to Voodoo Doughnuts, carrying back the pink box of doughnuts to their cars. We enjoyed a nice pizza and a couple of draft beers ($3 pints until 7 PM). I would not recommend the location for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2008

The pizza here is really pretty good

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Miami Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2007

This place can get a little rambunctious. Good beers, good pizza, and hazy memories!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 50 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 503-223-1375

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 15
  • Cuisine: Pizza


Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?