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Cabezon Restaurant

5200 NE Sacramento St, Portland, OR 97213-2666
+1 503-284-6617
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cioppino” (68 reviews)
“mussels” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (49 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5200 NE Sacramento St, Portland, OR 97213-2666
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Great meal on the way to the Portland airport for an evening flight! Seafood was outstanding as were the salads. Pink lemonade was a real treat and unexpected.

Thank Goldinlondon2012
Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

For the second year in a row, a reservation led to a fantastic dinner. Restaurant appears to be a local gem as it is filled with locals not tourists. Dining can be outside or inside, not a large space but excellent. Children have been seen...More

Thank Kerry G
Reviewed July 15, 2016

We are summer visitors and went to Cabezon last year, and even though we love to try all the fabulous restaurants in Portland, this has become one of our favorites! We just returned from another fabulous dinner with our friends. We all agreed that every...More

Thank jtimbo
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a good seafood restaurant and saw the TA reviews for this restaurant. Glad we went as we had excellent food. I had cioppino which was very good with one exception - too spicy. The others in our party had basil shrimp...More

1  Thank Trevor H
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Portland is becoming famous as a food destination and you will find most of the best restaurants in the neighborhoods where the rent is cheaper than downtown. An excellent example is Cabezon found just off Sandy Blvd in Northeast Portland. Cabezon means a scorpion fish...More

Thank DoctorM
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Went on Saturday night and had a great dinner. First time but not our last. Had a wonderful Caesar salad with great dressing - very fresh. Also tried the basil wrapped shrimp. I could have eaten two orders it was so good. It comes with...More

1  Thank marbellawalk
Reviewed May 26, 2016

We had a fabulous meal at Cabezon. It is easy to get to in Northeast Portland - away from the hustle and bustle of city center. The food is locally sourced and everything, except the bread, is made on site. We sampled the Chive Blinis,...More

Thank DrQuinnVA
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Tucked away in a corner of NE Portland, this restaurant is worth a drive. Great decor and cozy atmosphere, the food and service and wine was spectacular--this is from a California foodie and wine lover. All four of us loved our meals: wonderful crusty bread...More

Thank SnowGooseCalifornia
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This small restaurant is within walking distance of my home, and I feel lucky to have such a nice little spot close by. The seafood is fresh and artfully prepared. Good cocktails and pleasant service make this a great experience.

Thank mossandfog
Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

So glad we visited Cabezon for dinner. The basil shrimp appetizers were divine, the classic Caesar salad was fresh and cold, and the ling cod with purple potatoes and fried cauliflower was wonderful!!! The chef really has a gift with flavorful, balanced, subtly flavored and...More

Thank goldore
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Eli R
May 28, 2017|
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Response from smdds | Reviewed this property |
Like most Portland restaurants, any range of dress is acceptable, but its a touch on the upscale side if you feel like you want to dress that way
Jacqueline M
August 21, 2016|
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Response from Kerry G | Reviewed this property |
I believe there were gluten free menu items, this could easily be one. I would contact the restaurant to be absolutely sure.
Cendy P
August 8, 2016|
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Response from Goldinlondon2012 | Reviewed this property |
No sure. They did ask about food allergies as soon as we sat down.....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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