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Skyline Restaurant

American, Diner
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1313 NW Skyline Blvd, Corner of Cornell and Skyline, Portland, OR 97229-6824
+1 503-292-6727
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 21:00
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Portland, Oregon
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279 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

For the life of me I cannot understand why this restaurant stays in business . Yes, I do realize it has "been around forever". And I do realize that many Portlanders have positive memories of eating there in the past. I have eaten there four times in the past three years. Each time I have been increasingly less impressed with... More 

Thank Kelly B
Portland, Oregon
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Heard so much about this place and ended up very disappointed. We ordered 2 burgers and split an order of onion rings, no drinks and our bill was very pricey at 29.00. The onion rings were ok, but tasted like they came out of a frozen bag, thought they would have homemade fries and onion rings. The Mushroom Swiss burger... More 

Thank Bob H
Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Family classic. My dad took my brother and me as kids, and we can sit in the same booths with our own boys now. Service is friendly. Shakes and malts are great (just enjoyed a fresh banana malt).

Thank CESloan470
Portland, Oregon
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I was enjoying my usual workout at cardiac rehab when several in the group started talking about The Skyline Restaurant. I’d started driving past it on my way to the hospital and I normally don’t stop, because I have to watch my diet. I finally hit enough of my health goals and decided to go there with my cousin who... More 

Thank Moon5332
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

The place is a little run down, but they make a great burger. Tater tots were perfect also. Good service, quick eats.

Thank J-Ro-Boston
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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82 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

Be sure to take cash. There is an ATM on premises. NO cards taken. Breakfast is a must. Try the burger's, fries and Malts are really rich and delicious. Great place to take visitors and go to place for family or friends.

Thank Yolanda999
Michelle N, Owner at Skyline Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed Skyline Restaurant! More 

Portland, Oregon
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

The burgers and fries here are great - old-fashioned - nothing fancy, but the vanilla malt was one of the best I've ever tasted. The service was great and the atmosphere is old school fun. Some tables have a nice view of the valley below Skyline Drive. Many older folks frequent this place which typically says a lot about price... More 

Thank verymary
Michelle N, Owner at Skyline Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We just had a couple celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at Skyline (their first date was here)! I'm glad you enjoyed your visit, and I look forward to seeing you again! More 

Hillsboro, Oregon
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148 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

This restaurant is a classic rural roadside joint serving up American burgers, fries, sodas and shakes since 1935. As the name implies this restaurant is located in a setting, along Skyline Boulevard, near the ridge line of the North Tualatin Mountains. To get to this location you have to drive through the surrounding hills and are a far distance from... More 

Thank Swabado
Michelle N, Owner at Skyline Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and feedback. Hard to believe we're that close to the city! I hope to see you again soon. More 

Portland, Oregon
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

We have stopped here three times now for dinner or shakes and each time have left very happy. It's a great little dinner that's out of the way and consistently serves enjoyable food. We have tried the veggie burger, black bean burger (which is fantastic), and various kids meals and shakes, and the whole family is always excited to come... More 

Thank skajjm
Michelle N, Owner at Skyline Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It means a lot to me that you took the time to give us 5 stars and write such thoughtful sentiments. We pride ourselves on being accommodating to families and try to keep the menu broad enough to suit tastes of all ages and preferences, while maintaining the old-fashioned diner style. We look... More 

Portland, Oregon
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

I had heard a lot about this place; read the reviews; so maybe i was overexpecting, but i ordered a burger, and it was good...but not great...not awesome...the bun overwhelmed the burger...not a ton of burger flavor spilled past the bun and condiments. The fries were good as were the onion rings. We didn't have to wait long which is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 NW Skyline Blvd, Corner of Cornell and Skyline, Portland, OR 97229-6824
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-292-6727

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?