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Jake's Famous Crawfish

401 SW 12th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
+1 503-226-1419
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (479 reviews)
“stuffed salmon” (92 reviews)
“étouffée” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
401 SW 12th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband is a huge fan of Jake’s!! It is on of his favorites when we come to Portland. In fact, this is our 4th year in a row coming to Jake’s!! We usually have some of his business associates with us for dinner every...More

Thank 765bonnier
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great vintage restaurant with great seafood. Staff was friendly and very attentive. Would come back again.

Thank cchargerfan
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Seafood entrees vary each night depending on what was available to be flown in fresh each day. We ate there 2 nights in a row because it was so good the first night. The 2nd night didn’t disappoint! First night we had stuffed halibut, the...More

Thank CandV79
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Met friends for Friday happy hour at 5pm. Ordered everything on the HH menu for 7 of us. Great taste treat and people watching

Thank Ruth V
Reviewed 5 days ago

Located downtown, easy walk or quick cab ride. Also, have a great bar with a cool atmosphere. An upscale place to eat in Portland.

Thank marcgalb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place. Good menu and good selection of sea food and pasta as well as drinks. Prices are reasonable and the quality is surely there.

Thank sharonisraeli
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love the feel of this place!! My husband and I were fortunate enough to snag a table in the bar area. We had yummy cocktails and wine while enjoying DELICIOUS fresh oysters, crab bisque, a wedge salad, and a large portion of Bouillabaisse. Our only...More

Thank swolf2400
Reviewed 6 days ago

The main complaint here was the price of entrees. My halibut cheeks with capers in a cream sauce was too rich, though tasty, and $40. The cioppino was okay, though the dungeness crabmeat over artichokes was excellent. Just too expensive.

Thank Gailyn63
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very upscale place across the street from the Crystal Hotel. We sat at the bar and had drinks and appetizers. The bartenders were great, especially later when the crowd thinned out. The one bartender was a wealth of knowledge about the local area. I believe...More

Thank Russell M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The oysters were VERY small. The menu was a little overpriced. The service was uninspiring. I probably won't go back.

Thank Joel B
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Questions & Answers
7 October 2018|
Response from cmaynard | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s walking distance from the hotel. A very short walk.
Larry B
22 June 2018|
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Response from brwydave02 | Reviewed this property |
Downtown city streets, finding a meter space is a challenge
Sarah S
2 January 2018|
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Response from Bair3384 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a kids menu that features American favorites.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 SW 12th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
    (SW Stark)
  • Public Transportation: Light Rail: Stops @SW 10th ave/Galleria. Walk 2 blocks up to 12th Ave, take a right and come 3 blocks down to SW Stark St. Trolly: Heading North; Trolly stops at 10th Ave & SW Stark St, walk 2 blocks up Stark Street. Heading South; Trolly stops at 11th Ave and Washington, walk 1 block up to 12th Ave turn right and come 1 block down Stark St.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-226-1419
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Jake's Famous Crawfish features a variety of fresh fish and seafood flown in daily, making a true Pacific Northwest statement using fresh Northwest products and served in a traditional and timeless presentation.
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