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Sassy Onion

1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
+1 503-378-9180
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“french toast” (18 reviews)
“onion rings” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Very fresh tasting food. Service was perfect. Can't wait to go back and taste they're famous French toast !!

Thank Jessms07
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This place is a gem. How did we not know? We spent the morning at the Home Show at the Fairgrounds looking for windows, and needed a treat. We got there a little before noon. 15 minute wait, that went by quickly. Everybody was nice,...More

Thank mikeygene
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Went at 2pm on Sunday, 1 hr before closing. They had just slowed down apparently so we got seated pretty quickly, the restaurant was still full. He got a burger and I got the fruit crepes. It took about 15 minutes to get the food....More

Thank TravelinRangerChick
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Came here with a large group on the weekend, so it was nice we were able to get in pretty fast, but the food took forever to arrive after ordering though (and it came out as it was ready, not the whole group all at...More

Thank Dane T
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Here's a place where the ambience is greasy spoon, but the food is terrific. We were referred here by Word of Mouth. Only had to wait 5 minutes on a busy Sunday morning. Service was fast and friendly. Food came super fast and it was...More

Thank sdpryde
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Like burgers, fries, and outstanding onion rings? This is the place to go. It has an old dinner feel and the food is great. The friendly staff remembers you if you are a repeat customer and they help you decide on what's right for you....More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 7 February 2017

It was cold and rainy today and my wife and I were out running errands. It got to be lunch time and we both were craving burgers. Where to go? By chance we found ourselves on State street near Sassy Onion. We have eaten breakfast...More

Thank Wayne F
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great food and a wide variety of different breakfast items. Love their eggs benedict with avacado. It is packed on the weekends so go early or late!

Thank gwplmrm
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I met a friend here for brunch and we had a wonderful meal. I had the one of the benedict's and my friend had a combo with pancakes. It was all quite tasty and the price was right. I would eat here again should we...More

Thank TerrieF98199
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Nice setting, very open and roomy dining area. Good solid breakfast with some extra healthy options and good vegetarian choices. Rarely a wait when I've been in.

Thank Jenni15
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-378-9180
  • E-mail
Breakfast and lunch restaurant. Mainly famous for breakfast. Also a catering service, but they have a public, very popular restaurant.
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