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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%
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“crawfish” (134 reviews)
“seafood” (434 reviews)
“stuffed salmon” (80 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

for an European visitor you expect a lot more when you got a restaurant recommendations. this restaurant is nothing special. service is friendly as long you consum, if you slow down they start doing business at a minimum. the price is on the upper scale,...More

Thank DidiZB
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu is printed new every day! So there are always specials and you know exactly what is flown in that day! I had the crab cakes which were very meaty! That was great! I also tried my son's gumbo which had a ton of...More

Thank boymomdfw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Portland for our sons wedding and looking for a place to have a late lunch after some pre wedding preparations. We went into Jakes just as happy hour was getting started. Menu was more extensive than most places and to our surprise...More

Thank analankenau
Reviewed 1 week ago

Preface: If you have any food restrictions do not eat here. Jake's seafood is a Portland staple in the downtown area. It's relaxed upscale dining area is a treasure to behold. Complete with dark hard wood, Jake's brings you back in time with its atmosphere....More

Thank Bair3384
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite restaurant. Usually crowded and a wait is often required, but the food and service are excellent.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is excellent and the service is hit or miss. The menu is huge and can be overwhelming but overall a good place to eat while in Portland.

Thank Victor N M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The daily catch is in and the prices reflect that and the amount of choices on the menu can be a bit overwhelming, but the staff is friendly and willing to help with questions and our meal was thoroughly enjoyed. Could have shared the Beet...More

Thank JenniferT999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second trip back was, well, disappointing. Cozy back booth on a chilly fall evening started us off right. Oysters good but not great. Wine good but not great (got the Willakenzie again but different vintage). Service good but not great. See the pattern here?...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is as fresh as the food, that is, each day is unique. What a sumptuous selection of wines and dishes. Save some room for a delectable dessert tray and coffee! Perfect service.

Thank darladenise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place with a long history. Great food. Good wine. Lovely atmosphere. Oysters and scallops were incredibly good. A reservation is strongly recommended.

Thank MoscowValery
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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!
Michael B
7 October 2017|
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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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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