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Sassy Onion

1244 State St, 97301, Salem, OR 97301-4155
+1 503-378-9180
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“french toast” (17 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 26 July 2016

Great food! They make a adult grilled cheese that is awsome. Been many times for breakfast & lunch & always have great food & great customer service. They also cater.

Thank 2015Ruby
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Stopped by on a Sunday afternoon and found the place packed. But the wait wasn't long so we hung in there until a table opened up. Drinks first: I had the blueberry lemonade and my daughter went for a shake. Wife tried the marionberry lemonade....More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Nice selection of food with good tasting specials.some specials have small portions but they all taste good. Fried foods, salads, asian fusion, excellently cooked.

Thank David L
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

While visiting Salem, Oregon, we went to The Sassy Onion on the recommendation of a friend. We were not disappointed! Try the French toast, but unless you have a huge appetite, only get one. We got the combo of two eggs and bacon or sausage....More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We went to breakfast there twice and it was delicious. The service was awesome and the staff was very attentive. We have a wheelchair and a large party so the wait was a little long but they always seated before they said they would... so...More

Thank Maryann S
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Popped in here based on a simple Google search. We were expecting another "greasy spoon".....you know, good food-sketchy staff/kitchen/location/etc. Not so much! Staff was really friendly and we were seated fairly soon. Place is clean and well maintained. Servers were polite, thorough, and professional. Food...More

Thank MortgageWino
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I spent the weekend in Salem this past weekend to attend a Willamette University alumni board meeting. It gave me the chance to catch up with old college friends who still live there. They recommended meeting at the Sassy Onion on State Street for breakfast....More

Thank Deedubs2
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

This is a cool place! I had an Hawaiian scramble and it was great. The sourdough toast was made in-house. It was thick and tasted great. The service was fantastic, as well. I don't make it to Salem often but I'll be back when in...More

Thank Chad C
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We attended a dinner catered by the Sassy Onion for volunteers of the Salem Free Clinic on Broadway St in Salem, OR. First and foremost, Sassy Onion donated the catered meal as the Salem Free Clinic is operated by donations and volunteers. Sassy Onion served...More

Thank audiome
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Came here and you would've thought it was the only breakfast restuarant in town. It was PACKED! Their espresso was pretty boring, I'd skip it and get your usual cuppa Joe elsewhere. Fair prices, good food, it hit the spot!

Thank Prather7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
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
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Breakfast and lunch restaurant. Mainly famous for breakfast. Also a catering service, but they have a public, very popular restaurant.
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