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Portland Prime - CLOSED

121 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2704
+1 503-223-6200
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“prime rib” (26 reviews)
“steak” (65 reviews)
“wedge salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
121 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2704
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11 - 20 of 228 reviews

Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Located in the Embassy Suites Hotel in Downtown Portland the area surrounding the restaurant seems a bit unsafe in the evening. The happy hour menu provided a number of menu items at discounted prices. We ordered a hamburger medium rare and showed up well done....More

Thank bill s
Reviewed September 7, 2016

People either love this restaurant or hate it; not much in-between. I would say that our experience was pretty good. We arrived on a Saturday night on Labor Day weekend to celebrate our 50th anniversary. We were told by a manager that the restaurant was...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Stopped here on the Sunday night of Labor Day weekend because we were interested in getting a nice Prime Rib. Surprisingly it wasn't too full and we were seated right away even though we showed up about 15 minutes prior to our reservation time. When...More

Thank Brad B
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

I have heard only good things about this restaurant. I was excited to try it out. We arrived during happy hour during the week. There was two other couples there from the hotel. We ordered drinks and some appetizers to start. The appetizers took at...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the embassy suites where Pprime is housed. Place is poorly run. Bar grossly understaffed- to the point of being a bottleneck. Cheese soup was burned. Steak- ugh. No bus help. Not likely to return.

Thank renorichdiver
Reviewed August 11, 2016

I had been craving Prime Rib all weekend when we stumbled into this place. The ambiance is exceptional. We were there before the crowds on a Saturday night (around 5) and the place was very quiet. My Prime Rib was cooked just the way I...More

Thank wimisy
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Great service, the waiter came to the table as we sat down. Had our wine, soup,and main course within twenty minutes. We were made to feel special for our anniversary. Steak and halibut were cooked perfect. Manager came to our table and thanked us for...More

Thank Wayne F
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Located in the lobby of the Embassy Suites this venue offers a charming location. With really good live music seemingly every night, it feels like an old-time fancy steak house. You can sit at the large bar and enjoy the music, or take a booth...More

Thank TravelBitz
Reviewed August 1, 2016

This was our first visit to Portland Prime. Bradford was our server. I love a good steak and we had a GREAT steak. Both my wife and I ordered the 8 oz filet which were cooked exactly to order and were absolutely delicious. We started...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed July 18, 2016

An excellent Jazz group was playing in the restaurant's bar, so we were able to see and listen as we ate with the full dinner menu available in the bar as well. Both of us ordered lobster bisque and a large appetizer and everything was...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$25 - $100
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2704
    (3rd & Pine)
  • Public Transportation: Portland's Light Rail (MAX) stops 2 blocks away on 1st & Oak.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-223-6200
  • E-mail
Featuring fresh Northwest seafood, prime steak and chops along with farm-fresh produce and specialty items made by local artisans and purveyors. A glowing wood fired oven, charcuterie station and oyster bar, vintage cocktails, local craft micro-brews and barrel-to-tap wines by the glass from Oregon vintners are hallmarks of the Portland Prime experience. The restaurant is open for lunch, dinner and happy hour daily features a Champagne Sunday Brunch. A private dining room is available and seats up to 40 guests with an adjacent wine cellar.
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