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Zeus Cafe at Crystal Hotel

) #108 of 3,622 Restaurants in Portland €€ - €€€ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
Crystal Hotel, 303 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, OR
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“spanish eggs” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Crystal Hotel, 303 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, OR
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The story of McMenamins is enough to make you want to support their revitalization efforts and eat at one of their restaurants! Zeus Cafe is in a painstakingly restored hotel, done to compliment the period of its original construction. We had breakfast at Zeus and...More

Thank Kate O
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We came across Zeus and decided to eat there because it looked funky and unusual. We went for brunch. The highlight of our meal was the Large Marge, a $25 Bloody Mary with an assortment of food added. Otherwise, it was a let down. The...More

Thank Lindsey K
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Took the opportunity to grab breakfast at this restaurant in June while in Portland for a conference. has the chef's omelette selection of the say which was with pesto and chorizo. I was very good. Recommended.

Thank NBTraveller68
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I've enjoyed many stays at the Crystal Hotel and I have enjoyed many meals at the Zeus Cafe. We can always count on them for a delicious brunch, lunch, and dinner. Last week, we had lunch at the Zeus Cafe and we were delighted with...More

Thank GretaDahling
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

There where nothing extraordinary or that make the difference. The flavor for the plate even the coffee was normal nothing different to offer. So it wasn't great but is average.

Thank Raul S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I ate here twice, French toast each morning for breakfast. It had super flavor and reasonable prices. Would definitely go back the next time I'm in Portland!

Thank travelsue69
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast twice at Zeus while visiting my son in Portland. Loved the vibe of this classic restaurant which is located on the bottom floor of the Crystal Hotel. First off, we had excellent service with a very friendly and helpful staff. Our breakfast both...More

Thank tucsonishome
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Zeus's Cafe opens early on Sunday (7 am) that fit in with our early morning plans. Close to our hotel. I had bowl of oatmeal- (fresh fruit, dried fruit and brown sugar with walnuts) and husband tried the chicken and waffles. Waffles came with a...More

Thank CK B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The service was excellent. The menu has great offerings, and the bar traditional and fun seasonal beverage options to explore. Food excellent, absolutely wonderful, but must say kitchen slow to get to table. We will be back.

Thank Ski76
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We stopped in for drinks on our way to dinner, and we were pleasantly surprised. They had a couple of wine testers, which I enjoyed very much. The service was friendly and attentive. While we didn't eat there, the food that we saw coming out...More

Thank Patti D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crystal Hotel, 303 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, OR
    (Stark and Burnside)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 503-384-2500
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  • This restaurant is at Crystal Hotel
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