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Swiss Hibiscus

) #135 of 3,618 Restaurants in Portland $$ - $$$ , German, European
4950 NE 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97211-5016
+1 503-477-9224
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goulash” (18 reviews)
“escargot” (10 reviews)
“fondue” (8 reviews)
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Swiss, German, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4950 NE 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97211-5016
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Found this place since my family from Europe was in town. Decided to give it a try and do glad we did. The fondue was outstanding as was the Schnitzel. They had Rosti which is a form of hash browns that I never been able...More

Thank mbmoser
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A pre-celebration dinner for daughter's graduation. Excellent choice. Had to eat here because I missed the Swiss Inn here on Oahu. Started off with drinks, ordered Cheese Fondue for appetizer and each ordered whatever their heart desired. I ordered Paprika Schnitzel, savory, tender, and ono...More

Thank BBM M
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I was there having a wonderful meal the night Neil and his family were there. They were horrible. Keep your kid home if he is not potty-trained.

3  Thank Elena B
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The appearance is the first disappointing thing you notice about this restaurant. There is no ambiance to this building unless you count a sign that says, "authentic Swiss cooking". It is extremely small with a few tables for two and I believe one for four....More

2  Thank Neil M
SwissHibisucus, Owner at Swiss Hibiscus, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Dear Neil (and family), In the 7 1/2 years of being in business we have never had a situation like this one to which we felt the need to respond. As proud and caring business owners, we strive every day to keep our business running...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

I tried the Swiss Hibiscus based on a recommendation from a friend. Wow, was I impressed! I went with a group of 8 for a business dinner and we were able to sit outside on a wonderful day in Portland. When I first looked over...More

1  Thank JohnProv0811
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great night of sense memories of trips to Switzerland! The fondue, roosti, and spatzle were great. I was wishing for Grappa and raclette with new potatoes and gerkins! Prost!

1  Thank doeriwelch
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Saw this place on an episode of DDD, so we thought we'd try it out with the family on Mother's Day. We all totally loved it! It's over half hour drive from our house, but was worth it. It's a very small place, maybe six...More

Thank Esh9
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My hubby and I decided to eat here on a whim! We absolutely loved it! What we did was get a variety plate of appetizers and each got a main course so we could try as many different things as possible! The owner was great!!!...More

Thank Tameira B
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I celebrated my birthday tonight and it was fantastic! The paprika schnitzel was SO tasty and croute emmental appetizer was delicious. We will be back - thanks Jennie & Tammy for a fun night!

Thank carron h
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Hawaiian meets Swiss. The owners are fun and extremely friendly. The food is definitely worth a try, although it is a bit of an adventure!

Thank Rachael V
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Beth M
18 August 2017|
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Response from carron h | Reviewed this property |
It is all street parking, you might have to walk a block or two.
21 February 2017|
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Response from Michelle E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both.
6 June 2015|
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Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
The website says they are closed on Monday but you could email them. When I emailed them, they were very responsive and friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4950 NE 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97211-5016
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-477-9224
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We serve authentic Swiss cuisine made-to-order, with the freshest, highest quality ingredients. Taught and inspired by Swiss Chef Martin Wyss of the former Swiss Inn in Honolulu, HI.
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