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Red Star Tavern

€€ - €€€American, , Soups
503 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97204-1502
+1 503-222-0005
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“burger” (30 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
503 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97204-1502
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kimpton associated restaurants in other cities have been quote amazing, but this one felt more like a standard hotel restaurant. The diner who arrived ahead of us had to go into the kitchen to find someone to seat us for breakfast. Food prices seemed a...More

Thank Stephanie S
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Stephanie for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience here at Red Star Tavern. While I'm glad that you were able to join us while in town, I am however saddened to hear that we did not live up...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came in for some afternoon drinks and had a wonderful time! I had the best Mint Julep ever and my husband got a coffee cocktail that was delicious! Got to check this place out!

Thank netters762018
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thrilled to hear that you had such a spectacular experience here at Red Star Tavern! We greatly look forward to serving you again in the future. -Ashleigh Gall

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned a Sunday Brunch with good friends at Red Star Tavern. We each started with a cocktail. Two Bloody Mary's, an Old Fashion, and a Jameson's with Ginger Ale. The Bloody Mary's were good, but the Poblano version was a little too spicy. We...More

Thank SFH7004
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the detailed rundown of your experience while at Red Star Tavern. I'm saddened to hear that the food fell a little flat for you. Please stop by again to see our new, upcoming, Spring menu selections. We are always looking to keep...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the ‘happy hour’ menu, but two out of the three of us did not think the dessert was great— too sweet for one thing. All of us had the mousse.More

Thank Adventure-n-Fun
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting us know about your recent visit. While I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your food I'm saddened that you did not care for the dessert. We are always looking to grow and improve so please stop by again and see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just ordered off if the bar menu. The food was very good, we got everything from chicken wings to burgers. It was all very good.

Thank Honestyrule1
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for letting us know about your experience here at Red Star Tavern. Come join us for our updated Happy Hour menu which is now available from 2-6pm! -Ashleigh Gall

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just stopped in for a happy hour beer and tried the homemade Carmel popcorn. We sat at the bar and it was nice. Friendly service and tasty popcorn. Not sure if the beer was good, it tasted a bit tart, so I think it...More

Thank loonalaska
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks you for taking the time to let us know about your recent stop in to Red Star Tavern. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your snack as well as your service. I will make sure to pass along your kind words to our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for dinner one night and loved everything about this place. My server, Sebastian I think his name is, was on top of his game and one of the better servers I have had in years. Definitely a joy, very funny and respectful and...More

Thank VivaStHelens
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience while here at Red Star Tavern! I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed both the service and the food and I'll make sure to pass along your kind words to...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We tried this restaurant as it was attached to our hotel and we received a 20% off coupon. Maybe there was a reason the hotel is giving coupons out though...this place was underwhelming. I’m not usually that picky, but we had piss poor service. The...More

Thank Robjob18
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Rob for taking the time to leave us this review. I did also see you filled out the hotel's survey upon your departure so we will reach out to you directly to see if we can get to the root of this issue....More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Great cocktails, and food. Fresh and local. Beet and Pear salad. The staff were great too! Super each access from my hotel!More

Thank Tami H
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Tami for taking the time to let us know about your recent stop in to Red Star Tavern! I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your Beet Salad as well as the service and convenience. Please stop by the next time that you're...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Staying at hotel connected to Red Star so popped in out of convenience. Service was attentive and spot on. Food was well prepared and tasty. Portion sizes were large.

Thank scottyAuckland
Ashleigh G, Manager at Red Star Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your service and the convenience of Red Star Tavern! We greatly look forward to serving you again the next time that you're in town. -Ashleigh Gall

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
06:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
06:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97204-1502
    (5th Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Transit stop directly in front of the restaurant on SW 5th and Alder
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-222-0005
Description
Located in the heart of downtown Portland, Red Star provides fine dining service in a casual atmosphere. Executive Chef Dolan Lane insures that fresh, local, and seasonal are the primary ingredients in all menus. From the slow roasted meats and bright salads to the playful flavor combinations from the bar, every choice will more than compliment the comforting glow from the wood-fired grill. Call, stop in, or visit us online to reserve your experience today!
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