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JaCiva's Chocolates & Pastries

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4733 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215-3249
+1 503-234-8115
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07:30 - 18:00
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Windsor, Canada
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1,635 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 538 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I went here a couple times and really enjoyed the chocolates and pastry I had for the road. Very nice staff as well. Great place for cakes too if you need one.

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Thank James A
Bend, Oregon
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Specifically, the "GM Dome"!! (GM stands for Grand Marnier) This is the best (not made at home) desert ever! But you have to make a little effort. This is not something they have on hand all of the time. You need to special order it in advance, and probably give them two days notice, but it's sooo worth it. Just... More 

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Thank Pogonips13
Portland, Oregon
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124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Jaciva's has been a fixture on Hawthorne for years. The bakery items are tasty and the candies, fudge and chocolates are outstanding. Twice each year I travel to China to visit factories. I always take a box of Jaciva's chocolates to give out to the workers. Needless to say, I am very popular (thanks to Jaciva's) when I visit!

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Thank Roams-A-Lot
Portland, Oregon
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865 reviews
468 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

First off ... people have been coming here for decades primarily to order cakes for special occasions. I visited to check out their tea selection (Stash! Egads!) and other baked goods (I got the chocolate eclair which had too much shell and not enough filling for my liking.) They had all the cookies and such from my childhood bakeries. Sat... More 

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Thank Bryan H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

This is some of the best confection in the world! Great chocolate, yummy cakes and confections! Worth the price!

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Thank Tdaily
Seattle, Washington
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185 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Chocolates were great and the staff was very friendly! Seems like a little mom and pop chocolate/sweets shop. We enjoyed it!

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Thank Esayed84
Portland Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2013

If you are in need of a cake for an birthday, wedding or any other event this is the place! They do a beautiful job on custom cakes but always have a nice selection ready to go if you stop in. Best cakes in the area, hands down. The also have a full selection of chocolates, pastries and cookies that... More 

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Thank number1Suzieq
Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2013

If you are in SE Portland, be sure to go to the east end of Hawthorne and enjoy the beautiful and tasty chocolates and cakes at JaCiva's bakery. It is owned by a wonderful family and is a great way to support local businesses while getting a good deal on delicious treats.

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Thank Kimberley42
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is really a full-service bakery and chocolate shop. Apparently they have coffee and dessert in the evenings, but I always stop by for petit-fours when I am in the neighborhood. Also great for breakfast pastries of all kinds. And for Easter and other holidays they have a huge selection of chocolate treats, made of real chocolate unlike what you... More 

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Thank zim4444
Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Getting birthday cakes at Jaciva's is a family tradition. They are always fresh and handmade daily. Service is super friendly and very family oriented. Their after dark cafe is fun and delicious. Jack and Iva, the founders are frequently there. At one visit Jack gave my young son a behind the scenes tour of the entire bakery. Both of them... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 18:00
Thursday
07:30 - 18:00
Friday
07:30 - 18:00
Saturday
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4733 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215-3249
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-234-8115

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