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The Vita Cafe

3023 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7035
+1 503-335-8233
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“corn cakes” (8 reviews)
“nachos” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3023 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7035
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 8 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 4 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 3 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 10 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
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Can here with some friends who are vegan after being told there are meat options also. Come to find around your option is a burger or a shrimp dish. Burger was excellent and the Greek salad was very good, but don't come here thinking there...More

Thank Coffey070
Reviewed 20 June 2017

My wife, daughter and I were looking for good, basic food after eating rich cuisine for the better part of a week. Our daughter needed vegan choices. The Vita Cafe was just what the doctor ordered. I had a tasty grilled cheese sandwich, which helped...More

Thank Metsfan52
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I was in the area for a dance convention/half marathon and I love vegan restaurants so I decided to try this place. This restaurant is located near the Alberta Arts district in Portland, which didn’t mean much to me, but it was near the area...More

Thank kaenhu
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Eclectic menu, decor and staff. Great menu options for vegetarians or vegans. Meat also available. Daily specials are the best. Fun drink menu too.

Thank Rachael V
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Vita is a vegan cafe... I'm not vegan. However, I've never had a bad meal yet. Have only been there on weekends and tend to order the "cooks special", created by Alex. Haven't had a bad one yet.

Thank GP_SteveL
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, 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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