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Cabezon Restaurant

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5200 NE Sacramento St, Portland, OR 97213-2666 (NE Sandy Blvd.)
+1 503-284-6617
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17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A gem among the excellent Portland restaurants. Excellent value and solid service. I have dined here for years and always have an excellent meal and a strong well made cocktail. Decor is lively and elegant without being stuffy. If you are looking for a great meal that won't break the bank with the freshest oysters, fish, and to die for... More 

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Thank Scott S
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190 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Thanks to TripAdvisor we found this place. Excellent service and really great seafood. The desserts were also top notch. Can't wait to try again. Only bad thing is parking.

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Thank William B
Portland OR
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a special treat from my foreign exchange student who is saying goodbye after living with me for 9 months. I haven't been here for a couple of years, and I first noticed that it has expanded into an adjacent space, which is a good sign. I had a half dozen oysters on the half shell, which were divine,... More 

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Thank MsMacPortlandOR
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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97 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this restaurant on TripAdvisor and took a Lyft ride of about 5 minutes from downtown. The ambiance is very friendly, like a place locals enjoy. Service was very attentive and the food was exceptional. We had the cioppino and the fresh fish of the day. Both were well prepared and presented. Dinner for 2 with drinks came to... More 

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Thank Brad H
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cabezon is excellent. Driving south in Washington we found we would be in Portland at 7:30. Looked up restaurants and noted this one. From the moment we entered the place we knew it was a good choice. The Romaine endive Caesar salad was dressed to the t's. Yes garlic. The chiopino was as good as it gets. Beer prices were... More 

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Thank Bootdr1
Palm Springs, California
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140 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The food at Cabezon was interesting without being overly fussy. My party had the Cod, NY Steak and Cioppino- all were well prepaired and attractively plated. The wine list is thoughtful and not overly expensive.

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Thank JOEL S
Green River, Wyoming
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I visited this place with my wife and another couple. We tried the Sole, Oysters, Basil-Wrapped Shrimp, and Lamb. Each was presented well, fresh and delicious. The service was excellent. Portions were small, which I think is great. I'm not a fan of large plates full of food, which end up being tossed or doggy-bagged. The dinner choices are limited,... More 

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Thank MikeDavidson
Chicago
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345 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

After a fair amount of research, we chose this place after a long travel day - we were not disappointed! Laurel was our terrific server and helped us pick a number of dishes. We started with the Totten Inlet Mussels with borlotti beans, Spanish chorizo, fries and rouille and the beet salad (both great) and the Blini (just a small... More 

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Thank smdds
Indianapolis
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed dining at Cabezon. The food was outstanding -- we enjoyed local oysters on the half shell, Cesar salad followed by cioppino with fresh local seafood and a Petrale sole entree. The service was great.

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Thank SharonIndianapolis
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is not your typical "seafood" restaurant by any means. It's an excellent local NW Cuisine restaurant that specializes in fish. Everything on the menu that we tried was excellent and the with the grill right in front of the bar we could see the preparation of each meal and attest to its excellence. The drink menu is deep and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5200 NE Sacramento St, Portland, OR 97213-2666
    (NE Sandy Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-284-6617

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Misahualli
9 months ago
Portland, Oregon
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?