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Clay's Smokehouse Grill

2932 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97202-1352
+1 503-235-4755
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“texas toast” (5 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Steakhouse, Pub
$$ - $$$
2932 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97202-1352
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

After a intense workout climbing up and down Mt. Tabor multiple times I was still practically starving after eating at Poke Mon so I migrated over to Division Street and stopped in to try Clay's Smokehouse. I entered the building and they seated me at...More

Thank Milestogo007
Reviewed 15 December 2017

This restaurant had been only been open for 1-1/2 weeks when we visited. It is the reincarnation of the former Clay's which had a great reputation for BBQ in the SE Portland area. When we visited the newly re-opened restaurant we were greeted by friendly...More

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Smoked everything; trout, salmon, pig, chicken, beef, and sausage. Yummy southern sides especially the cole slaw. But they are closed; going to reopen in the spring on NE. Mississippi hopefully.

Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I'm writing this days after Clay's last day on Division Street. Walking distance for my family. I'm going to miss this place! Been a regular for a long time. Almost always ordered the Catfish Platter. Was sad when the Brussel Sprouts went off the menu....More

Thank 62Katie
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Podners in N. Po so overrated and expensive, but this place doesn't get much play but it should, because it's delicious and great service and great prices. Usually parking is no problem. Brisket sanwhich is a wonderful mess. Great value, my Portland BBQ fav.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I have not had BBQ this good since being in the south! Found this place on accident. Other places claim to have great BBQ but this place is amazing, everything was great! And the service was great too! Very nice people! I plan to go...More

Thank Lauralalali
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Awesome BBQ and great staff! Plates are shareable and the WINGS are a must for wing lovers. Great beer list for all likings..

Thank Fate2400
Reviewed 3 March 2016

i know they have other stuff on the menu, but...why? seriously, clay's has a great menu and always serves what i believe are pretty gi-normous portions. for comfort food and a great atmosphere you can't find better over here on the south east side of...More

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Happy Hour is fantastic at this place! The bbq pork sliders were tender, lean beef with delicious bbq sauce and a potatoe bun solid enough to not be soggy, but soft enough to pair well with the pork. Come hungry because happy hour or not,...More

1  Thank WorldD_TRaveler789
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Family ate here to celebrate a birthday and everyone ordered something different. I've been here before and always ordered the brisket, which is fantastic. My husband ordered the ribs and I ordered chili this time. The chili was very good, but those ribs were outstanding....More

Thank marcia_marcia
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Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2932 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97202-1352
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-235-4755
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