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Toro Bravo

120 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3791
+1 503-281-4464
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (50 reviews)
“tapas” (112 reviews)
“tasting menu” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
120 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3791
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was fantastic. Try all the kisses and the tapas. Loved the Almonds. The chorizo and manchiego was great. I stood outside and it was fun with a great glass of red wine In spite of being very busy, my server Jenn was always smiling...More

Thank Jaime U
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across this place on trip advisor and what a find. Fabulous tapas and a great paella. Excellent value for money and top service. Highly recommended.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a full, great tasting meal at Toro Bravo last week. They have many different choices for you. If you are from the New England area, Barcelona is a very similar restaurant. Tapas, but also with larger meals. They accommodated my large selection of...More

Thank Nathan R
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We had to wait over an hour, but it was definitely worth it. The paella was fantastic, especially the little burnt bits on the bottom of the pan and I've never had octopus so perfectly cooked. It was so tender that even my seafood adverse...More

Thank Shalon_Nakashima
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I feel like our party of 6 got lucky that my Aunt and Uncle got there 15 minutes (at least) early to wait in line, otherwise we would not have been able to get in the first seating. The interior is dark and rustic, yet...More

Thank junkmonkpunk
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We had an incredible dinner here - but it being our very first time, we found the menu so overwhelming. However everything we tried was delicious! (Skirt steak, pork belly, grilled octopus, "kisses", churros etc.) We arrived right at 5pm and were seated at the...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Toro bravo was one of the restaurants on my list of places to eat. It was a cute, crowded, Nice size restaurant. We set at chefs counter which is the best seat in the house.Looked over the menu and couldn't decide what to have because...More

Thank Travelyn D
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We had delicious, amazing, tasty food and our waiter was wonderful. I have some food allergies and he took the time to mark the items on the menu that I could eat. It was wonderful to have such an understanding and kind waiter.

Thank HeatherParis1
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Every morsel I put in my mouth at this restaurant was excellent. If you love Spanish food and are looking for great tapas in Portland, this is your only choice. We had the chef's tasting menu, but I'm sure anything you try would be good....More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Our wonderful experience at John Gorham's Toro Bravo was even better than it's reputation. We knew it was a favorite Portland destination, and I even have their cookbook with beautiful photos and stories, but I can't quite capture my enjoyment of the details of their...More

Thank Ann T
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Randy D
2 March 2017|
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Response from Hans K | Reviewed this property |
They do only for tables of 8 or more. They open at 5:00 not too difficult to get a table around 7 or 8 after 1st searing
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Nancy S
10 January 2016|
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Response from JackieLee1972 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3791
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-281-4464
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