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5328 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97203-4218
503-285-7150
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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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93 reviews 93 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We went to Fishwife based on Yelp reviews. We were tired from shopping at Woodburn Outlet Mall and were driving back to Seattle so we wanted to eat before it got too late. It was not too hard to find, the direction was "across Shell station" and there it was. Good food, quick service, friendly staff, reasonable prices. We drove... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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85 reviews 85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I live nearby and know the history of this restaurant, from the time it first opened to the place it is today. The original owner was one of the best chefs for seafood that you could ever hope for and packed his house most nights. At the top of its popularity it was sold and rather than maintain the high... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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94 reviews 94 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I love this place, with good reason. Been going here for years--and the quality of the food just keeps improving. Talk about the hidden gem. This is the best cut diamond ever. Fish is super fresh, and seasoned to perfection. Had the marlin tonite and it was so good. Also did the dungeness crab louie. Lots of crab, housemade dressing.... More 

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Shelton
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Looking for someplace to have dinner, ran across the TripAdvisor review for Fishwife. Between the existing reviews and the posted menu, we just had to give this place a shot. Heading down Lombard Street into a neighborhood that we would least expect to find this place in, we see the Fishwife sign over the restaurant. Walking through the doors into... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Is now a regular spot for lunchwhen in North Portlad. Friendly help consistently good food and good value for the money. They have the desire to please the customer rare in todays world especially in smaller restaurants had oysters last trip grille perfect and my guest had the cajun fish filet sandwich which they raved about. Do yourself a favor... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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108 reviews 108 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Went on a crowded Friday night. The wait was short, everyone was friendly and even with a crowd the food was served relatively quickly and well prepared. I appreciated that, as the choice of appetizers was very limited, when I asked for something not on the menu I was immediately accommodated with no issue (and not gouged in price as... More 

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Bremerton, Washington
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

From the outside, you may think to move on to a sleeker spot but you'd miss out on quite a treat! Everyone in our party was very satisfied with their orders. The fish was fresh and cooked to perfection. Definitely a place to go to for good seafood at a lower cost!

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Portland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

A little off the beaten path but a terrific neighborhood seafood spot. Family friendly with good service and prices. I have had cioppino at many places and this is as good as it gets. Tasty broth, plenty of chopped vegetables and a nice variety of seafood. Local attractions are the University of Portland and the historic St. Johns bridge. If... More 

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WestCoast
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69 reviews 69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Make sure you check their hours as they are also closed on Mondays. The place is always full of repeat customers so that tells you something. Have stopped by a few times only to find a line to get in, so was happy on this stop to get a table right way. Everyone @ the table enjoyed their choices. The... More 

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Atlanta
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Totally great spot for really fresh saeafood in a homey spot. The waitresses were super friendly there's lots of specials every night it's definitely worth a try

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Address: 5328 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97203-4218
Phone Number: 503-285-7150
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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