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Kung Pow!

500 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1106
+1 503-208-2173
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
500 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1106
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been enjoying Kung Pow! since they opened in 2015. We frequently dine-in (They are open on Christmas Day!) and we often order take-out via Caviar. The location is in the heart of the Northwest Nob Hill neighborhood. The atmosphere is more hip and...More

Thank PortlandWelt
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We ate Kung pao prawns, and shrimp southern fried rice, and they were great. This is a great place for lunch, as they always serve complimentary soup (hot & sour) which is always good as well.

Thank wayflos
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a really good Chinese food place in a cool location in Portland. It's not easy to find good Chinese in Portland, and this one is pretty convenient for take out, though parking can be tough. They have excellent hot and sour soup and...More

Thank jimply
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We arrived in the late evening to Portland. It was our first time. We rented an apartment and after finding a Trader Joe's, we just decided to do take out. KP was down the street from TJ's. I ordered the Kung POW chicken, Mongolian beef,...More

Thank heuster3
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Recently ate here with a group of 5. Not only did they take great care of our party but they were attentive and friendly. The food was delicious. We split the large hot & sour soup and spring rolls as an appetizer and I had...More

Thank Meredith S
Reviewed 15 May 2018

I live in the neighborhood and I eat at Kung Pow all the time. The portions are generous, the service is excellent, and the food is delicious--lots of fresh vegetables and just the right amount of spice. It's a great place for vegetarians and anyone...More

Thank AmyCalifornia14
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Had lunch with my brother at Kung Pow! and it did not disappoint. We were seated at a table by the window and because the restaurant is on the corner there is just the most excellent view to people watch on the intersecting streets. We...More

Thank Milestogo007
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Based on previous reviews I was expecting legitimately decent Chinese food, but unfortunately that was not the case. I would have preferred some greasy spoon mall food court Chinese food to what we ate for dinner here. The worst offender: the deeply fried and salty...More

Thank Elisabeth L
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We did take out and the food was unlike typical Chinese...more inventive and very fresh. It was tasty, though not stellar. And the over $40 price tag was a bit hard to swallow. For the $, it just didn't wow enough (say, like a Pok...More

Thank ABQRes
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Being unfamiliar with Portland and looking for a casual spot for dinner, I asked one of the front desk staff if she had any suggestions. When we answered yes as to whether we would consider Chinese, she told us Kung Pow was her favorite. Our...More

Thank Joe B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1106
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-208-2173
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