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Bread and Ink Cafe

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3610 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-5144
+1 503-239-4756
08:00 - 20:30
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Fri - Sat 08:00 - 21:30
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We dropped in for lunch. Saw a fresh food cafe and stopped in. So glad we did. Everything was delicious & fresh. Would highly recommend.😊

Thank mroland61
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four years ago my wife and I discovered this amazing restaurant by accident. It is a funky place that does a great job for breakfast. The Hawthorne District of Portland is pretty funky so this place fits right in. We were in Vancouver, WA this weekend and drove the half hour for breakfast. I am glad we did. My wife... More 

Thank gregduff
Houston, Texas
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501 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I never realized this place was separate from the Waffle Window but I'm glad I know this now. We went recently and had a great breakfast here. I stuck to the waffles though. Waffles with fresh berries and cream. It was excellent. My son had chicken and waffles - also great! I'd love to check it out again soon.

1 Thank KendraDawnRN
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The perfect place for a large breakfast! Prices a very decent for the quality and amount of food. The staff is kind and helpful and it has quickly become my breakfast HQ in hawthorne!

Thank anne m
Seattle, WA
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90 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

You have a choice of a waffle from the outside window or you can sit down inside and order food and cocktails. My family split a BLTA and burger with fries and we each had a side salad. The food was very good, the burger was cooked perfectly. The service was ok and we enjoyed our time at the Bread... More 

1 Thank SeattleTef
Sugar Land
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405 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's all about the waffles at this restaurant and I don't think you can go wrong. I had the scramble and it too was very good.

1 Thank Greg W
Toledo, Ohio
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127 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We visited Bread and Ink for a late lunch. Our server was pleasant and popped by to see how we were doing frequently. My husband and I both ordered salads and they came out quickly. The food really hit the spot and the service was excellent. .

1 Thank Ali G
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

After I recently moved back to PDX, I wanted to go exploring some of my "old haunts" with a good dining buddy. We landed at BVrean and Ink...after another fave had no seating (it was a last-minute effort, BTW). WOW, was I pleased with how this little old neighborhood standard had just "aged gracefully." The food was "uber-comfort," and perfectly... More 

1 Thank Rick B
Newberg, Oregon
1 review
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Good food but terrible service! We never were asked if we wanted anything to drink, and after our food was delivered our waitress never came back to ask if we needed anything. Very slow, not enough servers. It took about 1/2 hour after we ate to get the check. Servers were not very friendly.

Thank burkskatie
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My sister and I dropped in for Happy Hour while shopping on Hawthorne. She had the Dungeness Crab Bruscetta which she really liked. I had the vegan squash soup and a greek salad both of which were wonderful. Our waiter was friendly and gave us great service. Prices for dinner were much higher but I'm sure that it would be... More 

Thank Kj S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3610 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-5144
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-239-4756

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?