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2338 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-5872
+1 503-208-3483
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 07:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cruzroom is everything you want in a neighborhood bar and more. Their food, amazing. Their infused liquor, amazing. Their happy hour, amazing. Their staff, amazing. Literally have no complaints about this great place. Thanks for being awesome!

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Thank kellydorius
Louisville, Colorado
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened to stop in here after wandering around Alberta street, and were we glad we did! Drinks were delicious, but the tacos were sensational! On top of that, the bartenders were excellent. Would highly recommend stopping by if you're in the area, or even if you're not!

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Thank coloradokarly
Portland, Oregon
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83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Come for the tacos. come for the drinks. and tacos. stellar place. great bar, great tacos. good prices. I am sure we had at least 6 or more of the various tacos and they are all good. go for the fish. Outdoor seating is quite the scene too. Happy hour prices brings in crowds but good everything does as well... More 

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Thank jackwidely
Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I love the Cruz Room -casual- quick- incredibly delicious and unique tacos. Luv "The Mac" yummmita. Crowd is unpretentious . The groove is northside. Dig it!!

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Thank Kerhee
Bremerton, Washington
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Very cool concept. I love being able to choose a bunch of different flavors and tacos and not being tied down to one dish. You can literally try them all. Very good cocktails as well. I had a great gin and cucumber cocktail when I was there.

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Thank jschott6
Long Beach, Washington
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Although we had reservations and were not seated until 20 minutes later, the staff was very apologetic. We had a drink at the bar while we waited to be seated and tried the infused liquor. I had The Passion, an infused vodka with strawberries. The Chavez salad had a spicy dressing that accented it very nicely. My fiancé had the... More 

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Thank WizardofAz60
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Whow, who knew a taco could be so delicious. The combinations don't always sound like they go good together but The Mac with fried pickles, bacon, cheese and slaw was mouthwatering. The Jerk was spicy...just right. Had a side of Titos Curry Style. It was crowded and the table next to us was very loud, but the food was worth... More 

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Ava, Missouri
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

You do not want to pass up these tacos! They put a unique spin on each one with unique names to match. Their menu is a little different from the usual restaurant menu, each taco is sold separately. There are some sides/appetizers that are big enough to share also. I had the Boom Boom Shroom that tasted wonderful and the... More 

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Thank daisybugaboo
Portland, Oregon
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Ate here during Alberta Street Fair, 8/13/2016, best taco I've ever had! Eaten many in New Mexico! Great family atmosphere, fun for all. Since it was over 90°, AC would have been nice!

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Thank Gary M
Vancouver, Washington
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2016

A little crowded - it's a smaller place, but the food was amazing! I love the little dinosaurs that they put in your drinks! All the tacos that we have tried are delicious, as well as the tots!!! Happy Hour offers good deals on tacos and drinks. We will certainly come back often

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Thank CSouth33

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2338 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-5872
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-208-3483

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