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Porters - Dining at the Depot

147 North Front St, Medford, OR 97501-5904
+1 541-857-1910
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“prime rib” (45 reviews)
“steak” (75 reviews)
“ahi” (11 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
147 North Front St, Medford, OR 97501-5904
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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Porters on a Saturday night at 6:00 pm. It's been a place we've been wanting to go to since we moved here about 2-years ago. The hostess greeted us when we came in and took us directly to our table. Our waiter,...More

1  Thank brentt916
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for that wonderful review! Hope to see you back for some prime rib, soon. Your friends at Porters

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The service is superb and the food is always good. We have never had a bad meal here. Make reservations. You never know when they are going to be filled.

Thank seasonedtraveler154
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 stars! Your friends at Porters

Reviewed November 7, 2017

I got a traditional beef dish. It was excellently prepared and presented. I suppose this is considered a higher priced restaurant, but I found the bill to be quite reasonable, considering what we ordered (beef and shrimp dishes). Then again, we are not cocktail-wine-and-desert customers,...More

Thank kentennen
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! Your friends at Porters

Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

This place reminded me a lot of our local Mcmenamens. The cocktails were on point, but the calamari appetizer we had was only so so. I really enjoyed the seafood chowder with bread and herbed butter, unfortunately though my husband was disappointed with the prime...More

Thank Ambrr I
Reviewed October 19, 2017

For several years Porters has been a planned stop in Medford on our way home to California from Washington. We stopped again on 10/16/17. This was our first stop since April, 2016. We noted a considerable drop in the quality of the food and the...More

Thank richmpk
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Literally couldn’t decide what to order. We wanted to try everything on the menu. Finally decided on the ahi tuna & the New York strip steak. Both were absolutely delicious. On the spendy side but you will get what you pay for. I am looking...More

Thank tami d
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2017

And we look forward to having you back! Thank you for the four stars. Your friends at Porters

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

They have very good food and good service. We came here for thanksgiving last year and it was a delicious turkey meal. We’ve eaten for dinner several times and always good food and good service.

Thank Sarina1285
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

So glad you enjoyed our turkey dinner and thank you for the four stars. Your friends at Porters

Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Appetizers were o.k....sent one back... red meat dishes were tasty...veggies cold, plates from the 70's... heavy white heavy, rimmed. And cheap cutlery. Steak knife was a cheap wood handled nickle plated $3.00 dinner knife. At least a good steak knife would be an encouraging. Deserts...More

Thank AnnandWinnie
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Over the course of a number of years we have passed through Medford and always at an hour when Porters was not open. Last Thursday we were able to arrive at the dinner hour. It was worth the repeated effort. The food was ideal crafted...More

Thank Daniel W F
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2017

Thank you so much for your review! Glad you finally caught us when we were open. Hope we'll see you again on your next trip through. Your friends at Porters

Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Great quality food, a little pricey but worth it. Back patio is really nice. The restaurant has won a lot of rewards and has a lot of character . I highly recommend

Thank Ian C
PortersMedfordOR, Manager at Porters - Dining at the Depot, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2017

Thank you so much for your review! Come see us again soon. Your friends at Porters

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TravelConnoisseurs
May 23, 2017|
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Response from JohnD63487 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we don't check our reviews on a timely basis, and unfortunately we don't know the answer to your question, but see the related other replies to your vegan question.
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Response from ramblerkev | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gift cards. Kevin
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Response from Cyndi0413 | Reviewed this property |
I do not work for Porters.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $35
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 North Front St, Medford, OR 97501-5904 (Formerly Porters)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Medford
  • Phone Number: +1 541-857-1910
  • E-mail
Description
Beautifully restored 1910 National Historic Landmark Train Station. Seating for several hundred, romantic outdoor dining and stunning craftsman style full bar. Happy Hour food specials. Dinner Entrees starting at $10.
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