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Jake's Famous Crawfish

401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
+1 503-226-1419
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (447 reviews)
“stuffed salmon” (87 reviews)
“étouffée” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the least places in portland we could consider a dynasty. Crawfish and st patricks day are aweseome tehre. The food is above average when considering how many great placese there are to eat in PDX. With that said, the drinks are stiff and...More

Thank Marc T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was surprised that the fare was largely fried. I ordered the special though which was salmon stuffed with crab and shrimp and it was very good. Service was excellent and cocktails were vintage and fun.

Thank mfbarthe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Business group went to Jake's based on the locals recommendations...great pick. Nice selection of wine, local beer and cocktails. Seafood platter (crawfish, clams, oysters, shrimp, smoked trout and salmon) appetizer was amazing. Wide selection of surf and/or turf entrees...go for the stuffed salmon (veggies were...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time for the four us to go here, a special birthday treat. Early reservation, so not too crowded. Server was prompt, courteous and knowledgeable about the food and drinks. First off, special menu printed with the date and a happy birthday with our son's...More

Thank Pandarus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve eaten at Jake’s several times and it never disappoints. On our most recent visit the crab bisque and haddock were particular standouts, but all five of us were thrilled with our meals. Service is exceptional and the atmosphere manages to convey both old school...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met my daughter for dinner.except she at this location while I was at 10 Ave one. I walked over to here. Staff said they would tell open table but got dinged for missing res. Excellent food with prices to match

Thank wf3r4t54b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Portland. Found this place walking around. Nice atmosphere. I had the steelhead special and it was fantastic. The mussels appetizer was great. Definitely would go back.

Thank Leo T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations (highly recommended) for dinner. We were seated exactly at our chosen time. We started the evening off with wine and a double order of mussels (there were 3 of us). Mussels were big and fat and not a single one was over...More

Thank Franklin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jake's holds a special place in my heart for Portland dining. Whether it's a romantic dinner for two, a special family get-together, or a celebratory business meal, Jake's always meets the occasion. My most dinner was the Shrimp Newburg. While there were more interesting offerings...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service at this place was outstanding! The main server we had was able to pick our meals without even looking at the menu. She also nailed the appetizers for our group of 8. Everything we had was very good. The calamari, clam chowder, and...More

Thank Jason B
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Sarah S
2 January 2018|
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Response from Bair3384 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a kids menu that features American favorites.
Meg R
15 October 2017|
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Response from jmboze1 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to contact them directly. I don’t know.
Meg R
15 October 2017|
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Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call them (503) 226-1419. i imagine once you have that question answered, you might want to talk with them about something else. Have a great holiday!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2303
    (SW Stark)
  • Public Transportation: Light Rail: Stops @SW 10th ave/Galleria. Walk 2 blocks up to 12th Ave, take a right and come 3 blocks down to SW Stark St. Trolly: Heading North; Trolly stops at 10th Ave & SW Stark St, walk 2 blocks up Stark Street. Heading South; Trolly stops at 11th Ave and Washington, walk 1 block up to 12th Ave turn right and come 1 block down Stark St.
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-226-1419
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