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The Original

300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204-1702
+1 503-546-2666
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“hash browns” (30 reviews)
“poutine” (17 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
Diner, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204-1702
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for a late breakfast/early lunch. Service was very good. Drinks were very tasty. My biscuits and gravy were outstanding. Her Rueben was not. Their fresh made desserts looked amazing and the one we had was indeed.

Thank Towleway
Reviewed 3 days ago

Try the Marionberry shake...So good. Also enjoyed the burgers. Would definitely recommend this restaurant!

Thank adpug0502
Reviewed 4 days ago

We just stumbled upon this restaurant while downtown and were pleasantly surprised. The food & service were excellent! Great vegetarian options for our picky daughter. The décor was very cool!

Thank bbethab
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was celebrating a very special day with R, and after X made us walk to a couple of places that didn't exist anymore, I finally suggested we go to The Original. I was excited because I really like their chicken and waffles, which is...More

Thank Luz G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch at the Original. Everything was perfect with good food and excellent service. We eat a little after the lunch hour so it was not busy.

Thank David20130609
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had to have a quick breakfast. Had eggs, bacon and toast and all were very good. Daughter had the French toast with banana and chocolate. It was amazing. Wait staff was friendly. It was a solid choice.

Thank jwok02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast during my daughters weekend bachelorette party. All the food was excellent but the poutine was everyone's favorite. I had chicken and waffles which was also excellent.

Thank darusjuarez
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here for breakfast. Great food, great service. Would definitely go back. More modern than a diner but seemed to be more like diner food

Thank TCM327
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and great food! Stumbled on this place by accident and it was exactly what we were looking for in a late night Portland restaurant. It has a cool vibe, and a great menu with something for everyone. It has a breakfast menu that...More

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend from Texas was in town and wanted to find a "Portland" meal and with a time crunch pending we didn't want to wait in line. We arrived on 6th ave at The Original and he was blown away by the decor and lighting....More

Thank Bair3384
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15 September 2015|
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Response from heatherthirteen | Reviewed this property |
Delicious egg dishes..should be several choices..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204-1702
  • Public Transportation: On the bus and light rail lines.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-546-2666
  • E-mail
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