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Ken's Artisan Bakery

338 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1102
+1 503-248-2202
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baguette” (19 reviews)
“macaroons” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
338 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in nice residential NW, this cafe is busy with locals and for good reason, their sandwiches and soups are freshly made. We stopped by for lunch and liked their banh mi as well as the soup. Not easy to get a table as others...More

Thank picolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ken's comes recommended for pastry, and does not disappoint. This is real pastry, not soggy bread passing itself off as croissants. The contents of the display case change every day, but they are an exquisite selection of beautiful, and tasty, jewels at all times. If...More

Thank MidoriKi
Reviewed 2 September 2017

How do you measure a French bakery? One of the best measures would be how flaky and buttery are the croissants? Ken's makes some of the best I have had, including ones in France! My partner's breakfast croissant with orange zest was mouth-watering (and warm!)....More

Thank DVMeyer
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Been wanting to try this for a couple years (not from Portland) and finally got a chance. It's a lovely, peaceful spot I could hang out at. The dessert I tried was not overly fabulous, but I would not hold that against them - it...More

Thank 978deniseh
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This little cafe is booming in the morning hours and it's no surprise given their authentic take on pastries and croissants. Just the smell of the place takes me back to the cobblestone streets of Paris! Don't come if you're in a rush, the line...More

Thank Melody B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is high quality bakery. I got some legit iced tea here. Would definitely go again and want to try more pastries,

Thank lagaviera
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Loved having this one block away from the Portland International Guesthouse. Ate breakfast and enjoyed coffee and pastries, which were full of so much butter and fresh herbs, I thought I was in heaven. Took off 1 star because of pizza night. The pizza was...More

Thank Keith J
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My first visit to numerous Portland bakeries (1st visit to PDX) didn't disappoint. My husband and I had a delicious lunch at Ken's. He had a moist and tasty pulled pork sandwich and I had the very rich and delightful veg version of a croque...More

Thank ABQRes
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Long before the likes of Roman Candle or the Bake Shop showed up on the scene, this bakery was at its current location on 21st Avenue. Decent size seating area with a good selection of bread, pastries and soups/sandwiches. I got a 'seasonal upside down...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The croque monsieur and turkey sandwich are really good. The bread used is the proper classic baguette. So if you are not into crunchy bread, then it's not your place for bread and sandwiches. Their salad selection looks really good and interesting. I am certainly...More

Thank nlarue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 338 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-248-2202
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