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Norma's Kitchen

12010 N Jantzen Dr, Hayden Island; AKA Jantzen Beach, Portland, OR 97217-8162
+1 503-240-3447
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
13 Oct 2016
“Stay Away!”
8 Sep 2016
“Boiled Ribs”
Open Now
11:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
12010 N Jantzen Dr, Hayden Island; AKA Jantzen Beach, Portland, OR 97217-8162
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

This restaurant "may" have been okay at one time but not anymore. The fare is pre-prepared and microwaved to serve when required. Prices are twice what they should be for what you get. Oh, and when it's raining make sure you find a spot free...More

Thank cobra517
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great location. If you like having the sun glare in your face thru dirty Windows. The menu reads BBQ Ribs. These ribs are boiled and sauce covered. Nothing remotely BBQed. The coleslaw was gray????????? The Jambalaya might have been made the day before. If you...More

Thank earle1231
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I was in the neighborhood, hungry, and always ready to try something form a hole-in-the-wall eatery. I asked the cook what she recommended for someone who had not eaten there before and she suggested the Gumbo. So I ordered it, went outside and waited. What...More

Thank Bribear
Reviewed 3 December 2015

if you like frozen reheated food you will love this place, its strange that they stay in business... just goes to show how dopey some people can be

Thank rodney322
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

The food was good here and the service was super friendly and quick. The only wierd part was that it was so tiny and the location was kinda wierd. It's on the back of Hayden island, you have to walk through some random parking lots...More

Thank eafalendysz
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I left Oxford Suites and turned left instead of right and to our surprise discovered the Saturday night outdoor jazz concert at Norma's Kitchen. These guys were good! Had the red beans and rice and just enjoyed all the friendly music lovers!...More

Thank GreginTexas56
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Wow! My wife and I were just walking around by the water and discovered an amazing soft jazz band playing at Norma's Kitchen.....such a great start to a wonderful date night!

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I recently had lunch at Norma's Kitchen. A bit earlier, I met the owner, who is a very pleasant gentleman from rural Louisiana. It was a very hot day (there have been a lot of those in Portland lately) so we were lucky to nab...More

Thank JeffLookinatFish
Reviewed 26 May 2015

The place is small, but we had an excellent pulled pork sandwich there. My wife had corn salad and I had a collard greens. They were very good.

Thank MJB323
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Enjoyed lunch on a sunny Saturday it was fun to sit out side. I had a very nice Muffuletta sandwich. The mix of meats and cheeses with the olives tasted great and the size was not to big. The owners are nice and friendly. This...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12010 N Jantzen Dr, Hayden Island; AKA Jantzen Beach, Portland, OR 97217-8162
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-240-3447
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