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Por Que No

3524 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227-1155
+1 503-467-4149
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (98 reviews)
“bryan's bowl” (12 reviews)
“guac” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3524 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227-1155
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Very funky, interesting decor. Food was very good, a different take on Mexico. There was a line, but it went fast. The service was very good also. A fun place to eat dinner.

Thank David R
Reviewed 25 October 2017

great food at good prices.expect to wait in line.very relaxed atmosphere.casual dress and street seating available,

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Our friends took us to this taco place. Unfortunately we didn't get any alcoholic drinks, as we didn't bring our id's (we are Europeans, not used to bring it all the time, even though we know we have to in the USA. But hey, we...More

Thank Aniek G
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very good value authentic Mexican food. Great place with a cool vibe and decor. Usually a queue outside but it moves fast... and is worth the wait!

Thank Jules B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This is as close to Mexican street tacos as they come. This place looks like an authentic hole in the wall taco place and it was wonderful. The line wraps down the block but it moves very quickly. The margaritas were refreshing and the tacos...More

Thank lmstrad83
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Ended up here after all the other places had long waits for brunch. We had just flown into town and were starving. The breakfast tacos are awesome!!!! The breakfast bowl is also super good and fresh and I love how you can pick whatever meat...More

Thank RoseKala15
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I'm not that familiar with authentic Mexican food but I cant imagine it gets much better than this. Great value, wonderful energy in the place, (had to que a while on a Friday afternoon!) and food made with fresh flavours and presentation. Highly recommended.

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Read about this place from a few Pinterest posts. Very small place with a lot character. We had a variety of tacos and they were all great. The chips and guac was good too. We got there for an early dinner and got served pretty...More

Thank OMJC
Reviewed 7 September 2017

There's usually a long line for the delicious Mexican fare at this small and quirky restaurant and it always moves quickly. For as small and crowded as it can be, it's comfortable and without stress; drinks are good, the menu is large, and the people-watching...More

Thank VBGuy43
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Lively place with good tacos and drinks. Small, but quaint. You order first and then sit down. Cool outdoor ambience and decorations. The line moves pretty fast. Popular place.

Thank RRM1951
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3524 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227-1155
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-467-4149
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