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Jake's Grill

611 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2725 (Downtown)
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Ranked #209 of 3,546 restaurants in Portland
Price range: $10 - $40
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: Alder
Transit: Directly across the street at SW 10th and Alder
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English first
Vancouver, Washington
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Came in for brunch last Month and wrote it off as the hostess not on point for the day when she would not hold the long phone call discussing another employees shift when we arrived for our reservation. We ended up walking past her to meet our friend who were already seated. We returned again and our server was so... More

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Vancouver, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

We were staying at the Sentinel and first tried for a pre dinner drink in the Jacknife Bar, however, the sound level and avant garde nature of the heavy rock music drove us to find a quieter location. We found Jakes Grill and, although very busy, the ambience and lack of noisy sound track made for more comfort. Service is... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Jake's Grill is a good place to go for dinner, I had a Steak and my wife had one of the seafood specials. Both were very good, service matched the food, we had a local wine that went down a treat. Recommended.

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Priest River, Idaho
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We had the grilled salmon and halibut. Both very nicely done. Good wine list, and great service. It's a Landry's property, and we would definitely eat here again.

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White Rock, British Columbia, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I simply MUST compliment the attention to service and friendliness on my recent visit to Portland. My partner and I stopped in to Jake's Grill one afternoon for a cocktail. We asked our server for a margarita which, when delivered was, in our estimation, the best margarita we had had in many years. We asked our server (Mitzy) if we... More

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Coos Bay, Oregon
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66 reviews 66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Three different seafood dishes outstanding. The grilled rock fish was clearly the best I've ever had and I Iive in a coastal fishing community. Interestingly enough one of our party ordered a steak and while it was good, it wasn't in any way exceptional even though cooked precisely as ordered. The service was impeccable, we wanted for nothing. Jake's is... More

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Top Contributor
181 reviews 181 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Had dinner at jakes when visiting Portland. Indoor dining is scarce in downtown area, so we were pleased to find Jakes. The menu is limited but offerings and service are good. Recommend blackened tilapia.

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Manhattan Beach, California
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208 reviews 208 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

All good. Great appetizers, entrees and homemade desserts. I like the Brule, pudding and berry dish. I sat outside and it was great. Recommend if you are int he neighborhood.

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Washougal, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We went to Jake's for happy hour because they have outdoor seating and we had our dog. Our fish tacos were horrible, fried fish that appeared to be from frozen. We splurged on an order of ribs (usually don't eat meat) and it was such a waste. The ribs must have been from the night before, meat was as tough... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stayed at the Governor several times and always enjoy breakfasts at Jake's. Good value. Linda, our server, was very professional but not overally warm. Love the ambience of the place.

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