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2725 Commercial St. SE, Salem, OR 97302
5035811716
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6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating

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  • 3
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great coffee, busy vibe

Went in for a quick coffee meeting. Great French press coffee, like you'd expect. Had a cherry crepe. Really big and really sweet, would probably have a plain one next time. Very busy but service was efficient. Will go back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
bend395
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Oregon
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  • Dining on a budget
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28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Oregon
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Went in for a quick coffee meeting. Great French press coffee, like you'd expect. Had a cherry crepe. Really big and really sweet, would probably have a plain one next time. Very busy but service was efficient. Will go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I've been here a few times. I always get a cup of coffee with a different type of crepe each time. The cups of coffee are huge ! And they sell the cups in the store as well. I have never been disappointed with any of the crepes that I have had here at French Press. Highly recommend !!! Good... More 

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Winter Park, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Went here for breakfast and coffee one morning while staying in Salem, boy was I in for a treat. The place is a little coffeehouse that is big on taste. I had the Chicken Cordon Bleu crepe. This was a very tasty crepe, the flavors mixing well and overall it was a really great meal. I do wish I had... More 

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Sublimity, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

the coffee is very good, fresh roasted and ground it can't get better, the service is ok just not my seen. The food could use some help

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Salem, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I'd never been in that type of place before. You have to order and pay for everything at the counter, wait for your drinks, but then a waitress brings any food you ordered to the table when it's ready. Food was good, not fantastic, but not bad. It was busy and I got the impression of being squeezed in, like... More 

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Shanghai, China
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77 reviews 77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

The quiche is very good...egg was light...crusty was flaky. We stopped by for lunch...busy place...service line moved fairly quickly. This is a very casual place...great for a cup of coffee and a snack as well.

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Portland, Oregon
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

Great crepes. Great service. Great crêpes, coffee, and tea. Fun atmosphere to stay and work or study.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This place was wonderful! Must-visit! My husband had a savory crepe and I had a sweet one. It was all good! The coffee was good, too, says my husband. The only thing I didn't like is that they had no Dr. Pepper (I'm a Southern gal). But, everything else was wonderful. We would go back in a heartbeat!

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Corvallis, Oregon
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

At least they can make a good coffee...but my bananas and chocolate crepe was too much!!! Too much cream, too much chocolate...just not my style! Good thing they have relaxing outside seating, I still enjoyed my coffee!

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Gig Harbor, WA
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8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stopped here during a visit to my daughter at Corban University. Crepes don't normally get me charged up but we have a lot of coffee snobs and foodies in our crew so the French Press got the nod. Everyone loved their food. I had the Spicy Greek and it was a great mix of Mediterranean and spice. I liked it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2725 Commercial St. SE, Salem, OR 97302
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 5035811716

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: French, Coffee Shop, Dessert

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?