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The Grilled Cheese Grill

1027 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-4533
+1 503-206-8959
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
1027 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-4533
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We finally tried and loved it 5 stars. Keep up the excellent food and service. Loved the school bus for a dining room.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 24 January 2018

So i know people like grill cheese but i really like grill cheese and i like trying different kinds like new takes on the common comfort food but this place takes it to a whole new level!😁 So many different combos and they add anything...More

Thank Kesiko N
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Loved the atmosphere and customer service! The menu was simple. Order your favorite childhood meal at their food cart, which is open super late, then hop on the burger bus, making sure to watch your head (almost hit my head lol). They'll call your name...More

Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 1 November 2017

For a family with young one, eating in a school bus is really fun. The art inside is not that good as it is the work of semi-artist who draw weird scenes as seen in many Portland art. The food is ok, but the fact...More

Thank Florian H
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Our family of five had a variety of grilled cheese sandwiches- all excellent and reasonably priced with the added benefit of eating in an old school bus to the kids' delight!

Thank dbmw
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I love b=grilled cheese sandwiches so I just had to come here an try their out. I ordered the Gabba. it has three cheeses. Tasted good. but somehow seems to be less of a meal than you are paying for. Hardly any chips to go...More

Thank RSNN
Reviewed 17 September 2017

we've been here quite a few times and still love it!..we each had the mondor yesterday and sat out at the picnic tables people watching....the food is excellent and the staff is so fine!...the bus is fun and full of neat photos from school....we will...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Not much more you could ask for. Two grilled cheese, each with a different cheese, pickles in one, grilled onions in the other and then! A hunka hamburger patty between. It comes with chips and a pickle spear. More than a meal, which is why...More

Thank Jill G
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I tryed this place last year when I was in town for a week. They have the best selection of grilled cheese sandwiches. You can either eat them on the picnic table of find a cozy spot in the old bus.

Thank Alaska T
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went there based on recommendations. So we had some expectations- too high maybe.. We found ours cheesy grilled sandwiches did not really taste like anything.. just butter really. The grilled cheese taste wasn't there. Staff is awesome though

Thank nlarue
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Malakiah M
12 June 2017|
Response from VictualVagabond | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do! They had a fine gluten free bread. This place is simple, but oh so unique! Of all the delicious food we ate in Portland, this meal was the most memorable because it was a blast to the past with a twist!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1027 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-4533
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-206-8959
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