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The Vita Cafe

3023 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7035
+1 503-335-8233
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“vegan cakes” (4 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3023 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7035
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place really hit the spot for us. I love the refurbished but not overdone older buildings and they did it well. Very comfortable, casual but clean. I don't remember if they had sidewalk seating for that day it doesn't rain in Portland ;) We...More

Thank 2Vegans2wheels
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

I’m sorry to have to write a negative review of this restaurant, because the wait staff are very kind and earnest. But there is no other option. The menu seems so promising, especially for my vegan husband. But it really disappointed. The vegan sandwich was...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We stopped in to Vita Cafe for dinner during the monthly Last Thursday phenomenon on North East Alberta Street. it’s always exciting to find an all vegetarian restaurant which offers lots of vegan and gluten free options too! At least we thought it was an...More

Thank rickpoet
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Ordered the 2-2-2 with tempe and my daughter had it with eggs and apple sausage. Just very blah, would not come back again. The tempe had no flavor, I even ordered guacamole and salsa to try and spruce it up, without success. If you want...More

1  Thank Silvia M
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Loved it here! Amazing food and so many choices for both vegan and non. Friendly fun staff . We will be back

Thank Rosetta Z
Reviewed 1 October 2017

It gets hard to go to new places in magical Portland, because we always need to re-visit our favourite places - Vita, Voodoo, El Nutri Taco, Homegrown Smoker, etc. Vita is our brunch place. My goodness! The vegan variety is extraordinary, the coffee fantastic, and...More

Thank Kat J
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We went to Vita Cafe shortly after getting off the plane on the Sunday before Labor Day around 3pm. It was a little challenging to find. There is a Vita Cafe coffee spot down the road from the full service food cafe we were trying...More

Thank Carrie S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

My family and I came here for dinner and loved it! It had very great food, especially for those of us with gluten and dairy allergies. They had plenty to pick from and the staff were super helpful and friendly! We will definitely return!

Thank krc11
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Place seems to have great reviews but I thought it was far from good. Staff seemed unfriendly; especially the guy sitting people in. The food took forever to come and when finally we got our dishes we were very disappointed. I didn't liked my breakfast...More

Thank Erika R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Although the vegan food here is not as good as Blossoming Lotus, if you're looking for comfort food look no further. I always enjoy meeting friends here for brunch. Then we love going across the street and shopping at our favorite cat gift shop, Roar.

Thank JasperMarks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3023 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7035
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-335-8233
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