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Ned Ludd

3925 NE M L King Blvd, Portland, OR 97212-1117
+1 503-288-6900
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“trout” (25 reviews)
“flatbread” (10 reviews)
“pork noodles” (3 reviews)
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3925 NE M L King Blvd, Portland, OR 97212-1117
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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

from start to finish this was so amazing.I live on the east coast and I am ready to fly back just for dinner!! The atmosphere was cozy and inviting and the service was great ! Not a crumb left on the plate

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We recently had dinner at Ned Ludd in Portland. This restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating and is quite charming. It was a delightful dinner. I had the trout and my husband had the pork. We each enjoyed our meals which were beautifully presented...More

Thank whrestlersmother
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Love the food here! We had: 1. Hummus with home made chips - I normally don't like hummus, but this is an exception! 2. Flat Bread 3. Salad with Smoked Trout 4. Oven Roasted Nardello peppers - this is the only one that I didn't...More

Thank Teefanie C
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Among the many good restaurants in Portland -- and of the four at which we had dinner -- Ned Ludd was clearly the best. It is not the easiest place to get to, located a distance from downtown, but it is worth the trip. The...More

Thank mikep244
Reviewed August 24, 2016

We ate for the first time in July 2016 during our annual visit to Portland. We will definitely go back. There were four of us and we were all pleased with our food choices. The service was excellent and the atmosphere interesting.

Thank Gina G
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We loved Ned Ludd. The "Chef's choice gave us several entries to share and try, each one more interesting than the next. The salad's were wonderful, the pate excellent, fish was unbelievable.

Thank mtkPortland_Oregon
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Very rustic so if you want to eat next to a wood pile, there you go. When we first walked in, could see cook mixing lettuce greens with his bare hands! Started with shared green salad - were we crazy? - nice sized portion with...More

Thank Dianne H
Reviewed August 3, 2016

I've been eating at Ned Ludd for many years, and Jason French is still one of the best chefs in Portland. The food is delicious, creative and well-presented. The wine list has some unusual and fine wines at reasonable prices. Service was excellent, and the...More

Thank Sillydg
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Came here on a Monday night, with a reservation. The place was busy with the outside half full and inside all the tables taken. We were seated promptly and after a few minutes served by a very nice lady who found out what we wanted...More

Thank chipchap42
Reviewed July 1, 2016

Came here for a weekday dinner. While we had reservations, the restaurant was half empty. However, we were seated - without any other option being given - at a table in the middle of the restaurant near the door with a view into the dishwashing...More

1  Thank helsimon
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is there a happy hour?
January 26, 2015|
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Response from PhilattheBeach | Reviewed this property |
There was no happy hour when I last went to Ned Ludd in November.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $25
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3925 NE M L King Blvd, Portland, OR 97212-1117
  • Public Transportation: Trimet stops #5907 & #5906
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-288-6900
  • E-mail
Ned Ludd is an American Craft Kitchen located in the Historic NE King Neighborhood. Chef/Owner Jason French offers foods cooked exclusively in a wood fired oven. We are committed to products sourced from local and regional purveyors. Our food is simple, rustic and meant to satisfy those who seek an authentic Northwest meal. The food, service and ambiance work together in an effort to offer a unique and casual Portland culinary experience. We are fortunate to live within an amazing network of passionate and committed farmers, foragers and craft producers. We hope you will join us to celebrate the bounty of the Greater Portland food community!
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