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Jake's Famous Crawfish

401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
+1 503-226-1419
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (139 reviews)
“seafood” (448 reviews)
“stuffed salmon” (85 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for a late lunch with a friend. First time for me. Cute place with an old feel but quaint. Service was excellent. I had the bowl of Manhattan clam chowder which was excellent but not a huge portion. Could have eaten 3 of them...More

Thank billkhoe
Reviewed 4 days ago

You might think it is expensive unless you try the Happy Hour. The best selection and prices anywhere I've found in Portland for a Happy Hour. Go early because many people have found this, too. Quite crowded on a Sunday evening. Drink and food prices...More

Thank CaliforniaTraveldiva
Reviewed 4 days ago

We love coming here for special occasions. The food is always great, good wine selection, nice atmosphere. Kid friendly too! Be sure to get a bucket of Crawfish!

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Jakes is our favorite restaurant in Portland, The servers are real pros, and I recognize some of them from years of visiting this fabulous seafood restaurant. Fish is FRESH sides are great. Try the Dungeness Crab Saute, you will be in heaven. Extensive wine list....More

Thank rubytoon
Reviewed 5 days ago

No, we didn't eat clams with dinner, but we did enjoy excellent clam chowder, seafood and beef (there's always one in the crowd who likes beef better than seafood!) at Jake's. It was a lovely evening of attending a downtown Portland stage play within walking...More

Thank Jacksons4112015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was sooooooooo goood!!! Restaurant was a little dated but the food makes up for it. I went on my birthday and the customized the menu for me and I got to keep it, so cool. If in Portland you definitely have to check...More

Thank kstrevel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always go to Jake's when I have out of town business guests. The service is great, food is amazing, and I always warn my guests before hand to "leave room for dessert"

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am afraid this Landmark has gone downhill. The bar was packed, as usual, and the drinks were great throughout dinner. Our reservations did not get seated for over an hour. The meals were inconsistent - cold sauteed fish and warm crab cocktails - both...More

Thank randallb215
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the waiters advice had the stuffed salmon with Brie and cream cheese and the Alaskan true cod. Cooked to perfection. Enjoyed with a bottle of Oregon’s Pinot Gris. Delish!

Thank daveanddana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I overall had a nice lunch with the daily special. It was satisfying, but if it were the same food for dinner at 50% more than I'd feel it wasn't special, but it really is a good place for families. It's a clean place that...More

Thank Joel M
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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.
Meg R
15 October 2017|
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Response from jmboze1 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to contact them directly. I don’t know.
Meg R
15 October 2017|
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Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call them (503) 226-1419. i imagine once you have that question answered, you might want to talk with them about something else. Have a great holiday!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
    (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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