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Little Bird Bistro

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219 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204-1805 (in between OAK & PINE on 6TH AVENUE)
+1 503-688-5952
Today
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very interesting menu, knowledgeable staff, enjoyable dinner in downtown location. We got there early and was seated in the balcony & watched the place fill up below, nice show. Food was different, loved it.

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Fremont
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After a day of traveling I was seeking a relaxed, quality meal that was located not far from Powell's bookstore, and open a but later than 9 since my flight was delayed. Found this place online & reserved on open table - the sign outside was really small hard to see my Uber & I almost missed it- Got a... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend is in love with their Coq au vin and made our reservation before I even knew she was coming to OR! We started with the charcuterie which was delectable. My friend got her fix and was nice enough to give me a little taste, and I understand why she is in love with this dish. I had the... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Little Bird doesn't open until 11:30 am so if that's lunch or brunch to you so be it. On the weekend it is only dinner fare as they don't open until 5pm. I visited this restaurant on a short 3 day gastronomic tour of Portland along with 2 other family members who were "foodies". Although we had a reservation... More 

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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy going here on our visits to Portland. The food is very good, as is the service. We usually request the window table for two. Good wine list.

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Portland, Oregon
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100 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, it's nice to go to a restaurant that doesn't look like a white industrial box. We had a nice relaxing long lunch here on a weekday. The service was good with friendly staff, very accommodating, answered all dietary related questions to our satisfaction. The food was very good, I had the fresh fish dish. For the price... More 

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Midland, MI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our meals and service were impeccable! The menu had a nice assortment of choices and food was served promptly. The rolls served immediately were warm and wonderful!! Tasty desserts. Ambience was very nice- a small and personable restaurant. Definitely recommend.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

there with a pal for lunch & some superb wines. The bone marrow offering is wonderful, seared foie gras perfectly prepared & plated and that was not enough the Bistro burger is a must have lunch or dinner or late night with good red. I will be back soon & hope our server Mona is again taking care of our... More 

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Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Have eaten dinners and lunches at Little Bird off and on since they have been in business. They are still going strong in terms of food excellence, service, professionalism, and inventiveness. Was able to get in without a long wait, and seeing a couple of staffers who have been there for quite some time, and who continue to excel at... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

As this was our first time to an upscale french restaurant in Portland we were excited to try it. Started with the charcuterie board and it was excellent. Tuna tartar, chicken liver, deviled eggs and chicharron were the favorites. Next up was the escargot and foccacia. Not the best rendition we have had. Mostly sauteed onions mixed in with a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
French, European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204-1805
    (in between OAK & PINE on 6TH AVENUE)
  • Public Transportation: The Green and Yellow MAX lines stop directly across the street. The following bus lines stop within a block: 4,8,9,17,20,31,32,33,35,36,44,54,94,99.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-688-5952

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?