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Elephants Delicatessen

€€ - €€€American, Soups, Deli
115 NW 22nd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-3503
+1 503-299-6304
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (34 reviews)
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American, Soups, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
115 NW 22nd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-3503
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Elephants Delicatessen
1. Cheese and charcuterie
" Great choice of fine cheeses and salamis."
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2. Something for everyone
" Unreal variety and quality."
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3. Soups!
" The tomato-orange soup is particularly astonishing."
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1 - 10 of 412 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visiting the area and found this place on Trip Advisor. What a fun place. Food was good and quick. Staff was friendly and helpful. You order, then pick up and sit at tables inside, outside or out back. Lively place. Would definitely go again. I...More

Thank Jean L
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We were visiting family who suggested ELEPHANT'S DELI as a place to enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner. We tried the Breakfast route and enjoyed some of their scones and cinnamon rolls along with delicious coffee varieties. We were very pleased with the experience and elected...More

Thank POLO47
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The hotel staff recommended the place. Good food, fun Knick knacks, bakery yummies, and a coffee bar. Pretty busy but worth wait.

Thank Sandy f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every trip to Portland finds me here at least once. It's near Washington park rose garden, and the trendy 23rd street shopping district. Oh yeah, the food and service was outstanding! Besides the deli, there's a bakery, candy counter, and a coffee bar

Thank john g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here before catching a movie at Regal 10 Cinema, just down the block. Unbelievable selection, and all good quality. I had a delicious chicken pot pie. Totally yummy! Servers were both helpful and very pleasant. Bought a marionberry scone for the next morning....More

Thank RestlessFeet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is so much more than a deli. You can get anything you want to eat here. Comfort food? Yes. Pizza? Yes. Seafood? Yes. Sandwiches? Yes. They have great desserts, too. You can get a hot meal that tastes as good as your mom's food....More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I aren't familiar with Portland, so we didn't know what we were walking into when we chose to go here for something "light" to hold us over until dinner. There is so much to choose from! The staff is also incredibly welcoming...More

Thank ssmart2414
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything from a delicious breakfast to happy hour and wonderful dinner- truly a lovely spot with excellent service and food.

Thank ajh923
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We fell in love with Elephant Deli several years ago and have to get their Mahi Bites every time we are there. It is a favorite place to bring our visitors.

Thank sfender527
Reviewed 29 April 2018

The menu is full of Yummy choices and definitely varried and tasty The Mac & Cheese is worth the visit.

Thank Donnie H
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1 May 2018|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
I too saw plenty of vegan options, plus there are clerks at the deli counters to steer you towards vegan options for takeaway items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 18:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 NW 22nd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-299-6304
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