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Bastas Trattoria & Bar

€€ - €€€Italian
410 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1104
+1 503-274-1572
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
21 Aug 2017
“Still Open but Carina's lounge”
28 Jun 2017
“Excellent small plates”
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€€ - €€€
410 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1104
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

This place has changed names, but not owners. The food is excellent and quite reasonably priced and the wine list is excellent and a great deal to boot.

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Bastas closed at the end of 2016, but the owner, along with a couple other Portland restauranteurs, opened a new restaurant, Carina Lounge, in the space, in April. It has a smaller menu with small plates, a few large plates, pizza, cocktails and a short...More

Thank PortlandTraveler12
Reviewed 29 November 2016

the restaurant is really old and need improvement but pizza was very good and staff very kind. price ok

Thank Villa S
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Several things. This was our first visit. Started bad with loud music. Got worse when we waited 10 minutes for our waitress to take drink orders. When they finally arrived they were small and pricey. We ordered spinach and requested a small side of vinager...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We do not go to Basta’s as often as we have in the past (the last time was February 2015), but with owner/chef Marco Frattaroli raising money for the Italian Red Cross in connection with the earthquake in Amatrice, it was all the incentive we...More

Thank PDXMichael B
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This is a small restaurant with a great atmosphere and great food. Our waitress was excellent, very knowledgeable and funny. I recommend.

Thank 0506bred
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely. Good service, great people watching with outdoor summer dining. Decent Italian. My daughter lived in Italy, so a hard bar to reach...

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We had the prawn and clams for an appetizer and the clams were so good I had to get the linguini and clams for dinner as well!! Great staff and nice atmosphere

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We took the advice of Heather who was tending bar and had two memorable dishes-- an albacore salad and a ravioli with salmon. Great flavors, very well prepared. Also solid wine list including good variety of wines by the glass. We'd definitely go back

Thank wilbron
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We decided to go out for a cocktail & snack. Our antipasta plate was superb, four types of meats, a good selection of cheeses, balsamic caramalised onions & rustic bread from the best bakery in Portland, Kens ( just a few doors away). We ended...More

Thank LindaBamford
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1104
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-274-1572
  • E-mail
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