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“Oso Buco Wow!!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Veritable Quandary - CLOSED

Veritable Quandary
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Downtown
Portland, OR
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Oso Buco Wow!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2012 via mobile

Just had my birthday dinner at the VQ. The food was outstanding. 3 of us ordered Oso Buco. We melted into our chairs as we ate that wonderful food. The service was perfect.

    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank karencaribe1
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Great Brak River
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great find in Portland”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2012

Had an awesome dinner at this hustling bustling restaurant in Downtown, Portland. The portions were generous, service attentive but most of all, the food was excellent!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank stefanjamneck
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Seattle
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“A Standard for Portland”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2012

I've eaten here several times - it's consistently good. It's hard to get reservations in their main dining room at the last moment but there's nearly always room in the bar where there are seats at the bar and also booths against the wall.

The seafood stew was excellent; my partner had a steak that he rated highly.

Visited November 2012
Helpful?
Thank anglogirl
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southern California
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“One of Portland's Must Go TO Restaurants”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2012

Fabulous quintessential Portland vibe. Great atmosphere with friends or couples, Incredible inventive delicious fresh seasonal menu. Literally every bite is an "um" Knowledgeable wait staff and management,

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank ready29
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Vancouver, Washington
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138 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“A Veritable Classic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2012

Great food, great service. Classic Portland restaurant...very busy so go early. Outside dining in the Summer is a great experience. Also good for business lunches.

Visited June 2012
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Thank Maupinman
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