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Jake's Famous Crawfish

401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
+1 503-226-1419
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (430 reviews)
“crawfish” (133 reviews)
“stuffed salmon” (79 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
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Reviewed March 17, 2016

We were on business and entertained clients (6 of us). I ordered the special Steelhead with Parmesan/Horseradish crust. It was perfectly baked. Cosmo was among the best I've had (had a second one instead of wine). Bread was delicious (sourdough) but was hard to divide...More

Thank Diver-Hiker
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Simply put...a wonderful culinary experience! My wife and I stopped in for dinner on a typical rainy Portland evening. The cozy and comfortable booth made us feel secluded and alone. The wait staff was prompt and responsive. Our dinning experience was truly enjoyable. The most...More

Thank Bob122223
Reviewed March 16, 2016

great food great place i really liked this place went for happy hr so was really cheap. you should check it out.

Thank Gray S
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

During a business trip to Portland my colleagues and I stopped at Jakes for lunch. Great menu if you like seafood especially local fresh seafood. Everyone ordered off the daily special menu with the exception of one who got the gumbo which I tried everything...More

Thank PJ W
Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

First time in a very long time and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The food was excellent and the service was as good as it gets. We will be back.

Thank Craig L
Reviewed March 13, 2016

I had lunch at Jake´s in my first day in Portland. It´s a classic spot, located in a fancy neighborhood. It´s not that expensive and the food is good.

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed March 9, 2016

I remember coming to Jake's when I was like 8 years old and everything is so fresh. I had calamari appetizer and it has 3 different sauces and was very good. My husband had the Oyster stew and I had the bouillabaisse and it was...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed March 9, 2016

Down town with visiting family from Louisiana so we had lunch at Jakes. 3 of us had the Dungeness Crab Bisque which was amazing - creamy, crabby deliciousness! Then it was a Salads for the ladies, with my wife having the Hot Seafood Salad which...More

Thank A R H
Reviewed March 9, 2016

We took a large group for a business dinner. It's not easy to please 45 people from all over the world, but I was pleased to hear that every person found something on the menu that they enjoyed. Most were raving about it and requested...More

Thank Brendaferland
Reviewed March 8, 2016

I was excited to eat at Jake's FAMOUS Crawfish. The decor is nice and we were seated at a nice window table with a good amount of privacy. The menu choices were extensive and the three of us chose different options so we could sample...More

Thank Annie A
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Meg R
October 15, 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer, not a manager
Meg R
October 15, 2017|
Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call them (503) 226-1419. i imagine once you have that question answered, you might want to talk with them about something else. Have a great holiday!
Michael B
October 7, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
    (SW Stark)
  • Public Transportation: Light Rail: Stops @SW 10th ave/Galleria. Walk 2 blocks up to 12th Ave, take a right and come 3 blocks down to SW Stark St. Trolly: Heading North; Trolly stops at 10th Ave & SW Stark St, walk 2 blocks up Stark Street. Heading South; Trolly stops at 11th Ave and Washington, walk 1 block up to 12th Ave turn right and come 1 block down Stark St.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-226-1419
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