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Nicholas Restaurant

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323 N Main Ave, Gresham, OR 97030-7209
+1 503-666-3333
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Miami
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177 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was average. The fresh, hot bread is a bit tasteless it needs salt I believe. We ordered a mixed grill and it was tasty and a lot of food for one person. The service was good and the restaurant has street parking. The place needs to be refreshed a bit. The bathroom was a bit dirty.

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Thank denitrip
Indianapolis, IN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wasn't too familiar with this type of Mediterranean fare but was very pleased with it. The service was very good too.

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Thank CAnn9
The Dalles, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food has always been plentiful and great tasting on every visit. Although the last time the meat was a little tough. They have fresh bread that taste wonderful! It is a little pricey but the portions are pretty big. I would recommend it to anyone looking for some good Lebanese food.

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Washougal, WA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by because we were in the area and this place had received good ratings from others. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal and will definitely return. It was like a mini-vacation - learning about new foods, trying new things. Loved it! And downtown Gresham was great too - lots of little shops and lots of folks walking around during... More 

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Thank Margie C
Gresham, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever family or friends visit, this our go to spot. The portions are large, but great for sharing.

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Thank gummersonb
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

The place was good when it opened , now it got way up there in price for what it is . Plus it seems a bit dirty and the staff is not that attentive , you can tell the owner doesn't come around often . It just seems like the kind of place that has rats in the basement .

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Thank Ileana N
various
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

An enjoyable lunch for a group of 6 old friends. The restaurant is dark with a nice traditional environment. The apps (bread and hummus) were exceptional. All entrees were great, hot, tasty, plenty of food with good presentation. My vegetarian dish was awesome. Prices were a bit high. Our server, Nick was very personable, but was new and not familiar... More 

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Thank travelers966
Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We had a lovely lunch here. Service was really good. Food was fresh and really large portions. Menu is very large with a ton of options for every budget and appetite. Fresh baked pita brought to every table. Good wine and beer selection.

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Thank Heather G
Sandy, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Nicholas is my favorite restaurant in Gresham. The Mediterranean menu is varied so that our group of a vegan, a vegetarian, a gluten-free eater and those of us that like meat can all coexist over a flavorful meal. We always start with the giant pita, oil and balsamic. I've had a variety of dishes over the years and have liked... More 

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Thank MaryAnnTravels
Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic! A delightful meal with a great server, who steered us to all the best menu items. Thanks to kassy for making our meal special.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 N Main Ave, Gresham, OR 97030-7209
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Gresham
  • Phone Number: +1 503-666-3333
Description
This is the newest location of Nicholas Restaurant, serving authentic Lebanese food in beautiful downtown Gresham. Convenient free public parking nearby, as well as street parking. Escape the hustle and bustle of the big city and have a relaxed meal with family, friends, and colleagues. Vegetarian and vegan options. Gluten-free bread for purchase or enjoy our free large pita, served hot from the oven. Best hummus in town. Dieter's menu for those counting calories. Beer and wine served. Turkish coffee. Scrumptious desserts.We also cater for meetings and events. All this and more can be found on our website. If you're traveling to the Portland area, schedule a little time to visit downtown Gresham.

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