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Ya Hala Lebanese Cuisine

8005 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97215-2343
+1 503-256-4484
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pita bread” (12 reviews)
“shawarma” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
8005 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97215-2343
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here on a whim and discovered a fantastic eatery. Had the mezza sampler and a gyro. Both were excellent. The environment was clean and bright with a little outside seating.

Thank Wayne A
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Portland has many options when it comes to Lebanese food- not sure why, but maybe it is the Cedars... Been many times and it always delights. Lebanese wines are good. try them. this time we were lazy and ordered the $25 per person chef plate--...More

Thank jackwidely
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Our party of four had lunch there after Mr. Tabor Art Walk. Charming spot with middle eastern decor in 1889 building (rest room sign asks patrons to be careful of plumbing because of its age). Good appetizer platter. Server was attentive and efficient, but one...More

Thank Leonard L
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I went for lunch with a friend whom I don't see often. Initial table service was prompt and friendly. Our order took a looong time to arrive, and when it did, my friend was served a dish other than what he ordered. We didn't have...More

Thank Traveldoc524
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our group of 5 received particularly good service and excellent food that we chose to share. We had a chance to try some of the mixed eggplant and lamb baked dishes, and we thoroughly enjoyed the break from the also very good basics - shawarma,...More

Thank HenryW
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Lovely place, great service, great selection of Middle Eastern dishes. Bread was AMAZING! I highly recommend the lamb shawarma and the lentil soup for lunch, the lamb ossobuco for dinner.

Thank lndr4life
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This restaurant in northeast Portland serves absolutely delicious food at reasonable prices. We had the mezze plate, lentil soup, lamb shawarma bowl and Turkish coffee. Delish. And the baklavas are wonderful. Highly recommend Ya Hala

Thank BigIsleFoodie
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A wonderful evening with family and my first visit to Ya Hala. A traditional menu from the Eastern Mediterranean on a damp and misty november evening in Portland is sure to catch your attention. The food was quite tasty and well presented. Our group ordered...More

Thank JoelZ195
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Read some great reviews and could not wait to eat here. The restaurant was lacking ambiance, service was quick and our waitress was great. The food tasted ok but my wife and I both developed wicked heart burn about 20 minutes after walking out the...More

Thank slappy42
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Normally I enjoy the meals I have at this restaurant, but the one I had last week was really revolting. I ordered a salad, and 2 lamb shish kabobs. I found one hair in the salad, which I decided to ignore. Then I found 2...More

Thank Margaret W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8005 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97215-2343
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-256-4484
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