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Jake's Famous Crawfish

401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
+1 503-226-1419
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (430 reviews)
“crawfish” (133 reviews)
“stuffed salmon” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
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Reviewed yesterday

I sat at bar and the man that waited on me was awful. Not genuine and I asked for everything- the food was nothing great. I had the scallops and they served it with rice which made no sense.

Thank AuditorC
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner here. The food was alright, but way overpriced given it was more bland than flavorful. Not sure I'll be visiting again soon. I didn't try their crawfish so that might be good. I don't know.

Thank Azzouni
Reviewed 5 days ago

So we had been anticipating this dinner for a while. My sister was in from out of town and looking forward to some good seafood. The atmosphere is very nice. Older style with darker wood that harkens back to a time long ago. We all...More

Thank gjfromwa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A delight evening with delicious seafood and best service in a service friendly city! Started with a hazelnut martini to celebrate one of Oregon's major crops. Kahlua and vodka were perfectly mixed. Six oysters with Sav. Blanc were another perfect match. Briny and fresh they...More

Thank Drbrooks4337
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our go-to spot for entertaining out of towners. Its a Blast from Portlands Past with Excellant PNW cuisine. The Calamari makes a great entree leaving room for the decadent desserts. May I recommend the "THE CHOCOLATE BAG FILLED WITH WHITE CHOCOLATE MOUSSE, RASPBERRIES,...More

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very unique historical restaurant dowtown Portland. Sea food is just great. As a party of 10, we all had occasion to test different dishes. Some preparation are really original. Meat was also great. A place to go.

Thank sylvainm483
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were out walking around and saw Jake's. We stopped and were amazed! Great service and the food and wine were spot on! We will be back! Thanks

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This iconic place is as old as Portland. Great warm atmosphere and impeccable service are its hallmarks not to mention the incredible seafood. Our server Morgan is a 10,. Her service is prompt , courteous and she is very knowledgeable. Oysters on half shell are...More

Thank SkeeterCoeurdAleneID
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent clam chowder and seafood I highly recommend this restaurant its been around for years and years never disappoints

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 1 week ago

reminded us of the Tadich Grill in San Francisco. Food was great as was the atmosphere and we had the best waitress ever. You definitely want to eat here.

Thank lawre3
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Meg R
16 October 2017|
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Response from jmboze1 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to contact them directly. I don’t know.
Meg R
16 October 2017|
Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call them (503) 226-1419. i imagine once you have that question answered, you might want to talk with them about something else. Have a great holiday!
Michael B
8 October 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
    (SW Stark)
  • Public Transportation: Light Rail: Stops @SW 10th ave/Galleria. Walk 2 blocks up to 12th Ave, take a right and come 3 blocks down to SW Stark St. Trolly: Heading North; Trolly stops at 10th Ave & SW Stark St, walk 2 blocks up Stark Street. Heading South; Trolly stops at 11th Ave and Washington, walk 1 block up to 12th Ave turn right and come 1 block down Stark St.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-226-1419
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