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Francis Xavier's Restaurant

) #393 of 3,595 Restaurants in Portland $$ - $$$ American
1933 NE 181st Ave, Portland, OR 97230-6997
+1 503-666-1957
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“lobster” (7 reviews)
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1933 NE 181st Ave, Portland, OR 97230-6997
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have eaten here only since it has been taken over by Elmer's. According to the locals here it was much better before. I have to say they have a traditional German pancake that is to die for! Their coffee though is perhaps the worst...More

Thank LindylooEdmonton
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The staff is very friendly and go out of there way to make sure you have a Great experience- Food is good and Drinks are very good. Nice Atmosphere

Thank steve b
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is one step up from the "fast food" joints that dot the landscape! The major difference being the employee's are not teenagers! There are not many choices in this part of the Portland area. The food is so-so, the service is lacking and so...More

Thank 4,226
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We had a family lunch at Francis Xavier's without calling ahead. There were 13 of us and they took great care of us. They were very accommodating. The server did a great job handling all the orders and refills that constantly came at him. The...More

Thank Becky L
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you are crossing the Columbia River on I-205 between Vancouver WA and Portland, ORE this might become a stand by favorite. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Comfort Food menu with full bar, Daily Specials, steak, lobster and Sundays only Fried chicken.

Thank kctab
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Had dinner with friends here and both the food and the service was top notch. My wife had blackened chicken fettuccine and I had chickened fried steak. Both were excellent. The friends who were there with us were very satisfied as well, Our waitress was...More

Thank Ron Z
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

My go to place for lunch when in the area, I have eaten here many times. Consistently good food and service at reasonable prices. Really like the Tortilla soup which is not listed on menu and a great club sandwich @ $10.50. The lounge is...More

Thank cdwood77
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stopped here for breakfast. I had eggs benedict and hashbrowns. The portions are very large so you won't go hungry. The food was very good. This will be our new go to place for breakfast while in Portland. The atmosphere was nice, the restaurant...More

Thank D2wilson
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I love the Sunday chicken dinner. I am a sucker for chicken and mashed potatoes! Too bad it's only available on Sundays! My husband and I recently ate there again. This time it was pot roast for me. Okay, I love comfort food! We've been...More

Thank Linwa
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We always visit this restaurant when we come into town. It's one of those "go to" places. The food is good and the atmosphere, although it's not real old, it has that old feel.

Thank pghgrl413
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1933 NE 181st Ave, Portland, OR 97230-6997
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-666-1957
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