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18019 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Milwaukie, OR 97267-6110
+1 503-654-7075
10:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing hamburger and coney islands. This place has been operating for at least 50 years. This was our first time. We sat next to a couple who has eaten at Roake's for 47 years and a guy who as gone there for 40 years. The clientele was diverse-young kids, workers getting their lunch and families plus the folks who have... More 

Thank lottridge
Suffolk, Virginia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I grew up stopping at Roake's for a Coney Dog whenever I was on my way to camp at Jenning's Lodge. Now I live out of state and still stop by Roake's when I go home to Portland. Best ever!!!

Thank Leslie H
Milwaukie, Oregon
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Since I live about 2 miles away, I hit Roake's all the time for either lunch or dinner. I typically go for the chili burger...a good sized patty with that grilled burger taste, and chili that I easily finish. Or..the long sausage or long regular dog. A foot long that has that "snap". For a dog/burger place that looks old... More 

Thank luther2001
Canby, Oregon
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Quick lunch with my daughter at Roakes. Couple of years ago I stopped here but was not impressed with the meal. I thought to try it again... And glad I did! Both burgers we got were great and it was quick service. To hot to eat inside the little place as the heat was cranked on this cold winter day.... More 

Thank Brett K
Canby, Oregon
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing! They provide great service, excellent timing ( no more than 8 mins for us), and DELICIOUS BURGERS! This is much better than Five guys! I would reccomend it to anyone!

Thank Izabela3262
Portland, Oregon
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213 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We had lunch at Roake's in the middle of unpacking boxes after our cross-country move to the Portland area. We were tired, dirty, and stressed, but Roake's seemed to be the perfect restaurant to familiarize ourselves with the local scene. There is limited seating, but it is cozy and comfortable. The counter staff is friendly and welcoming. We could tell... More 

Thank Lynne C
Milwaukie, Oregon
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I remember my grandma taking me here in the 80's, she remembers going there many years prior. It's a small space and there's a little bit of a wait, but the food is excellent. Love this little gem!

Thank AKAngela
Perrysburg, Ohio
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224 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Best Coney dogs in town! Lots of sauce. Hand cut fries. Outdoor seating only, And no customer facilities so be prepared. Just lots of excellent food.

Thank Tom F
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Oh my, this place was amazing. It's little "hole in the wall: type place with great prices and even better burgers and dogs. The platter of fries was more than enough for a family of three; they were tasty and made me wish I had ordered one of their shakes to dip them in. The burgers we ordered we great... More 

Thank Randi C
Milwaukie, Oregon
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

People come here for the Burgers, Hot Dogs, French Fries and Milk Shakes. I'm all over their Hot Dogs....however, I would like to get the Fries too...but one "sin" a visit I tell myself. LOL I'm told, the Hot Dogs are a private blend (recipe unknown to us) and made by a specialty meat company. They are OUTSTANDING.... Want to... More 

Thank bizmgr1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18019 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Milwaukie, OR 97267-6110
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Clackamas County  >  Milwaukie
  • Phone Number: +1 503-654-7075

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?