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The Hairy Lobster

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Mon, 2/18
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Food and ambience

American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Table service and bar service for the dinner menu. An excellent range of delicious entrees but the real surprise is the desert menu. Can you have decadent and delicious deserts without excessive sugar.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pdxworldtravler
Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this restaurant when we were down in the Pearl and decided to give it a try. It was amazing! The décor is very warm and inviting. There is plenty of room and you don't feel like you are sitting on top of the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jholtermann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the lobster and ribeye entrees. It comes family style and was plenty of food to feed 3 people. The Snow Leopard vodka was tasty as well!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mlallen23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is evidently run by a husband and wife team (he's the head chef, she's the pastry chef) who know what they're doing. They use a shared plate concept which I think adds to the relaxed nature of the place. And yet the food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank terrapinproud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the Hairy Lobster is situated in the heart of the Pearl District. the offer a shared plate experience, that is a step above most places simply offering Tapas. they offer a fresh farm to table offerings for a great dining experience for a family gathering...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank marktS5189DV
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful space, food served on fun mixture of patterned china. Family style food. Everything was delicious and service was friendly and down to earth. Owner stopped by to chat which is always really nice.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SallyCoffee
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

From the service to the food you can’t go wrong with having a meal at the hairy lobster! Order as tapas to share. parker house rolls. delish! must try. crispy duck amazing! fried oyster with pork belly and definitely can’t go wrong with the trout!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fljohnny5
Reviewed December 2, 2018

My wife and I decided to spend the Thanksgiving weekend in Portland, including dining out on Thanksgivings, something we have not done before. The holiday is one of our favorites, with traditional turkey and all that goes with it among our favorite meals. While we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank umpquatraveler
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

One 9f just a handful of places open today. The service was great, I enjoyed the atmosphere of the place, and the food was really well done. It was a set menu and everything was good. - except the dessert. By the time it came...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank michaelcZ9704AZ
Reviewed November 15, 2018

This is very nice place with a quirky family style presentation. The dishes are very good and it is interesting how they come one at time on shareable and mismatched china patterned plates. It is very charming and a different kind of dinner experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
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