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Dan and Louis Oyster Bar

208 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97204-2707
+1 503-227-5906
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (130 reviews)
“chowder” (26 reviews)
“oyster po boy” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
208 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97204-2707
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On my last night in Portland, 12 friends treated me to dinner at this restaurant. The teenagers were able to get burgers, while I was treated to fabulous oysters and the best mussels I have ever had. The decor is fun to look at and...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had some raw oysters, oysters Rockefeller, sauté prawns and the gumbo. All were tasty. Atmosphere was fun and the service was great and friendly.

Thank helena218
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So far so good. Excellent attentive and friendly staff. Great food really great food. Oysters, clams and razer clams. Great food quiet atmosphere easy drinking speaking and just a great evening.

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Monday and Tuesday all day oyster specials, friendly and enthusiastic service in a cool old spot. Worth a visit.

Thank mudfoot
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This was our sole reason for stopping in Portland. Menu, apparently, hasn’t changed much. Went for lunch and sat on patio with our dogs. Very friendly waitress. Good food: I had fish tacos that were very small but tasty; should have ordered the three! Husband...More

Thank jackocalgary_AB
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A fun little place with old-time ambiance and decor mixed with a touch of modern class, Dan and Louis is a must if you like oysters or steamers. Even the salad I ordered was outstanding, with fresh, crisp veggies and a house-made vinaigrette. Their extensive...More

Thank SuzXeric
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Wonderful oysters here...ate like there was no end to the feast! The large room is closed at lunch during the week: we ate at one of the two back rooms...nice and quiet, easy to talk across the table, yet the place was mostly (and stayed...More

1  Thank andrew02459
Reviewed 2 October 2017

When we’re in Portland, we always go to Dan & Louis. The setting is classic, the seafood is superb and reasonably priced, and the ambiance and service are excellent. Our favorite tactic is to pop in some late afternoon and eat ourselves silly. For this...More

1  Thank AlfredEileen
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The oysters here are fixed perfectly ! You get to watch them clean oysters. Hollis was helping us and we had great conversations with her. I believe she was leaving for other reasons but told us how she enjoyed working there.

Reviewed 15 September 2017

My husband wanted to stop to get some oysters. He tried all four that were on the menu (some several times) and loved them all. Big John was our server. I asked him about the hole in the floor (you'll have to see it and...More

1  Thank Molly R
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24 February 2016|
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Response from crbVancouver_WA | Reviewed this property |
We used to frequent this place and they had great food and good service. They have whittled down the menu to a single sheet with very few options. The Crab Louis that we loved is no longer. Try either of Jake's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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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