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Sassy Onion

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1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
+1 503-378-9180
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“french toast” (20 reviews)
“onion rings” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From start to finish the entire meal was great! Everyone was so helpful and friendly and they don't lie about the portion sizes! Homemade jam is so awesome. Just a wonderful experience overall.

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We finally stopped and tried this place after driving by numerous times. It's worth the visit! Friendly service, good food. Would like to have wine as an option and not just beer (due to having to be gluten-free), but there were some cocktails to choose...More

Thank TeamMo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great restaurant to visit for brunch. I ordered the french toast and it is definitely their signature dish. Their strawberry peach bellini is a tasty drink. The service was great!

Thank Laquentus J
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Lots of choices with homemade soups, sandwiches, salads and much more. The tomato basil tortellini soup is excellent.

Thank Deleen W
Reviewed May 4, 2018

This is a popular Salem establishment. I've eaten at this place on 5 occasions, the last 2 times much better than the first 2. They offer a variety of breakfasts and some lunch items. I have enjoyed the "Promo" Benedict and the scramble. To me,...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed January 1, 2018

There are a few places that I would seriously recommend anyone from out of town to go to and this is one of them. This time I was with the family and we just wanted breakfast. We wanted something different than normal for us and...More

Thank A5685GBcharless
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Bring your appetite. We have eaten here before, but decided to return on this trip for breakfast. The selection is extensive and the food is always fantastic. This time was no different. I had the Bearcat 2.0 which is two Bearclaw rolls battered with egg...More

1  Thank Gr8Trek
Reviewed November 28, 2017

First time visiting this restaurant and we were very impressed. Service was excellent from the friendly waitress and it was a real plus when she left a small pot of coffee on the table for refills. First time we have encountered that in a long,...More

Thank 1stimer_11
Reviewed October 26, 2017

This was one of two choices for breakfast myself and my friends who were showing me around Salem for breakfast. The other place (forget the name) was solidly booked out and there was a long wait, so we came here instead. A great place! Buzzy...More

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Lots of breakfast choices and good egg selections. Mixed berries french toast with marionberry syrup is the best!

Thank LAViktor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-378-9180
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Breakfast and lunch restaurant. Mainly famous for breakfast. Also a catering service, but they have a public, very popular restaurant.
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