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Vista Spring Cafe

2440 SW Vista Ave, Portland, OR 97201-2351
+1 503-222-2811
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“west hills” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
American, Cafe, Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
2440 SW Vista Ave, Portland, OR 97201-2351
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Reviews (40)
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

High above the city you find this wonderful cafe with an adjacent antiques store. Excellent and well priced casual food--sandwiches, pizzas, soups, salads, etc. There is a full bar. I love to bring visitors here. Always fun.

Thank Gregorybnyc
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a wonderful place! We almost always take visitors here after picking them up at airport - it's not very far away. It sits high above the city in a nice neighborhood. The views on the way up (and down) are stunning. The cafe...More

Thank pointyface
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I don't live very far from the Vista Cafe. It is such a great place to meet with family and friends. Good salads and pastas. They usually can find a table for you even if it snowing.

Thank 44Maxwell44
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Located high in the west hills, the Vista serves simple and tasty Italian food, great soups, and little individual pizzas. The location is in a residential nrighborhood. There always seems to be plenty of parking. The prices are reasonable and the building is vintage. This...More

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 21 May 2016

When you see this small corner restaurant there are virtually always people sitting outside at the tables enjoying their food and the weather too. It is on a corner and once we visited we became fans too. The p;rices are reasonable, the food is good...More

Thank MaryandJoseph819
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

This neighborhood restaurant has great service - you can park on the street. Pizza menu? Oh yeah! One entire side of the 8 1/2" x 11" menu is PIZZA. Yet, I chose the Soup of the Day and the Spaghetti and Meatballs. And the IPA...More

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Easy to find,as it as the junction of Vista and Spring Street! Friendly staff with a good menu and very reasonable pricing. A variety of booths and a bar make this a short wait place even on busy days. Look up when dining to admire...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 31 December 2015

The ruben is excellent. Service was good. Atmosphere was nice. Lots of good lunch items on the menu. I didn't save room for dessert but they looked good too.

Thank Wade B
Reviewed 8 December 2015

First time visitors to this neighborhood café.Four of us were each impressed with the food quality for each of our menu selections(Cubano,Quiche,Pizza,Salad). Service was exceptional.Location made for easy parking.Nicely decorated for the holiday season.

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

My family and friends have been enjoying all that the Vista Springs Cafe has to offer since the late 1980's. It's warm and inviting - quaint and is most beautiful at Christmas. • In response to several negative reviews I'll have to say I've never...More

Thank judyt671
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2440 SW Vista Ave, Portland, OR 97201-2351
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-222-2811
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