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Michael's Italian Beef & Sausage Co.

1111 SE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-1333
+1 503-230-1899
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2018
“Best Italian beef”
20 Jun 2017
“Wet blanket”
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Italian, American, Fast food, Deli
1111 SE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-1333
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The taste of the Italian beef has the original flavor from the east coast. It is always fresh, juicy and very tasty. A must go when you are in the Portland area.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Our lunchtime visit to this classic shop with the unfailingly grumpy, often shouting "michael", the owner whose presence is sometimes heard or felt before seen, was soddened by a wet carpet, fans blowing and vacuums going. The smell was not great. The drippy chewy savory...More

1  Thank graciegirlie
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Michael's Italian Beef & Sausage Co. serves fresh house made Italian sausage, which the owner is extremely proud of. The restaurant is notorious for having attitude issues. Putting that aside the food is good quality and we'll crafted. We have eaten @ Michaels on numerous...More

Thank monsoons2013
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The beef had good taste. Love the bread. Staff was friendly. Was expecting the rude lady as most reviews stated. She was in a good mood today...lol. Their hot peppers are very good although they are not very hot. thought that they were a bit...More

Thank kf7ez
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Michael's has been around for almost 40 years using (mostly) his mother's recipes and quality ingredients. ALWAYS great sandwiches and friendly, courteous and prompt service. Michael must be getting close to retirement age and I dread him closing his restaurant if he ever does retire....More

Thank pinocchio_2
Reviewed 14 September 2016

the ladies behind the counter were so enthusiastic, we were so excited to eat our meatball and Italian sausage sandwich...they were not as tasty as we had expected...and for a foodie town like Portland, that is even more a disappointment.

Thank rosar779
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Airport transfer Van driver recommended this on the way to our hotel. Ohhhhhh my... He was so so right ! Italian sausage sandwich was amazing . 1/2 order of spaghetti with Italian beef and a side salad was enough for tonight and tomorrow night ....More

Thank MNexplorers49
Reviewed 24 July 2016

From Chicago, so my standards are pretty high so only 4 stars... Chicago style hot dogs and Italian beef can be had in Portland at Michael's. Buns aren't perfect... Hots dogs and beef though are spot on. Choice of peppers go further with hot peppers...More

Thank jackwidely
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This place has been around forever in the elbow of Burnside and Sandy. Eaten there for years but on a return trip to Portland took my husband and friends because I missed the Italian beef with the pickled vegetables. Was as good as I remembered....More

Thank Candice C
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Michaels has been written up in the local newspaper as a great place to get the 2nd best Chicago Style Hotdog & one of the best Chicago Style beef on a bun in Portland. Cheryl & I went there on a A Saturday afternoon for...More

Thank John E
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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 SE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-1333
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-230-1899
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