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Dan and Louis Oyster Bar

$$ - $$$
Old Town - Chinatown
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub
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208 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97204-2707
+1 503-227-5906
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Portland, Oregon
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I ate there this last Saturday evening. This was a memorable occasion for us as it was a very favorite place for us to eat when my parents were alive. It had been many years since we have eaten there. The restuarant has been in Portland for over 100 years and it was like walking into a... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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338 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a gem of a place. Has an adorable bar in the front of the restaurant. They have some of the best seafood stews around. We came in for happy hour and a crab louie. Sat in the bar and had a great time. Holly was our server. She was wonderful. Good service and fun sense of humor. My... More 

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paso robles
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Best oysters I've ever had! Found this place just on a walk through town and so happy we did! Martini, oysters, chowder, and service was amazing!

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North Salt Lake, Utah
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352 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

It was fun to find an oyster po'boy in Portland for lunch. In addition the raw oysters were incredibly fresh and very delicious. it was fun to try all six different kinds.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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402 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

we wanted to have lunch before the portland women march against hate, and had a wonderful time....i had a corona, and my partner had a guiness...we each had a salmon louis salad and shared a cup of clam chowder.....the food is excellent, the interior cozy, and the staff is so friendly and efficient....thx again

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Several natives to Portland had suggested other seafood restaurants but after wandering around, we stumbled upon Dan and Louis Oyster Bar. It's coziness and seafaring theme made it an easy pick. It was an excellent place to unwind after a day of walking and exploring. The service was great and food was excellent. In fact, we ate there twice over... More 

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Branford, Connecticut
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Large friendly place to eat. Good selection of oysters. Convenient location near down town. Prices were reasonable.

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Portland
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

3 stars only because of food quality Service is a 2 stars Great location and atmosphere Old school except service Had to wait over 30 min to get order for 4 people Asked for bread and butter never got it even though was supposed to be part of the menu when ordering oysters Fresh oysters good but different sizes ,... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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369 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

we had dinner at Don & Louis Oyster Bar where Holly the bartender not only mixes great drinks but makes all the customers feel like they are old friends. Their smoked Salmon Fry was delicious, I am not usually a fried food fan but this was by far the exception, this was not the typical fried fish where there is... More 

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Cupertino
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband found this oyster bar behind Voodoo Donut. We went there for post marathon lunch and toast. Family run old bar with cozy corners. Do not expect high end oyster bar but they had good oyster plate and Po Boy Sandwich was great even for me who usually not eat fried oysters.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97204-2707
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Old Town - Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town - Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-227-5906

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?