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Taste Tickler

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1704 NE 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97212-4344
+1 503-282-3681
11:00 - 19:00
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is a nice little hole-in-the-wall place that's good to get sandwiches to go. They have really good prices for what you get.

Thank rebelengineer
Petaluma, California
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This little treasure would be easy to miss. You might misjudge it by the low-end decor, but the food is YUMMY. I had their classic Taste Tickler sandwich, which was stuffed full of fresh ingredients on a very fresh sourdough roll. It rivals Togo's. My hubby had a Bento Box lunch with teriyaki beef, rice, and pot stickers...a nice alternative... More 

Thank Joanne M
Portland, Oregon
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Quirky name but the place is always very clean and they have great service. The food is simple but fresh and well presented.

Thank JayDAllen
Jackson, New Jersey
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

this place is an awesome little sandwich spot. the staff is very friendly and welcoming, and their sandwiches are delicious. i got the Korean spicy bbq sandwich, and kept going back during my trip to Portland. If you're in the Irvington/Sullivan's Gulch area, try to swing by here and try it out

Thank ColtRich
Vancouver, Washington, United States
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252 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

You know those sandwiches that are so simple, yet so delicious they make your taste buds sing? That's what Taste Tickler has to offer. Their subs aren't the fanciest sandwich in town, but they don't need to be. They have great ingredients on delicious bread. I had a BLT and it was simple and delicious. If you're looking for a... More 

Thank Kailey T
Portland, Oregon, United States
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The little sandwich shop you’ve probably driven by a thousand times. Well it’s time you stopped. Located on NE 14th just off NE Broadway, this tiny hole in the wall has been around forever. Everyone who comes here adds it to their favorites list. Skip subway, come here instead. Really great sandwiches. You will say yum with every bite. Only... More 

Thank PaulFromPortland
Burlingame, California
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295 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Stopped in for sandwiches and chips. Turkey and cucumber and BLT. Made fresh, different sizes and add ons. Also have rice plates. We took ours to go, but they have seating. Fast and reasonable and tasty. Fresh ingredients. Good stop.

Thank travelagentreplies
Oregon City, Oregon
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2014 via mobile

This place was recommended to us. So we decided to give it a try. At first glance you might not give it a try, do yourself a favor and try it. We had five people in our group, we all had something different, and everyone agreed it was one of the best sandwiches we had ever had. The bread was... More 

1 Thank Jalcol
Portland, Oregon, USA
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2013

I've been going here for about 2 months ever since moving to the area, and I'm in love with their sandwiches! The interior has an old-school kind of vibe to it (small, unpretentious, bare-bones), but don't let that fool you from the food! My favorite is the BBQ Chicken sandwich. Their Bento Box meal is a great deal too.

Thank GAC503
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2013

While unassuming this little place has provided me with plenty of good food for my money. Andy introduced me to their bento boxes the first time I walked in.

Thank Michael F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1704 NE 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97212-4344
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-282-3681

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?