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Papa Haydn East

#14 of 128 Dessert in Portland
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Sellwood - Moreland Improvement League
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5829 SE Milwaukie Ave, Portland, OR 97202-5255
+1 503-232-9440
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Walnut Creek, California
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120 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It goes without saying that desserts at Papa Haydn are fabulous. The patio is also lovely if the weather is good. Inside is a little noisy. The fish special -- Dover sole in a lemon butter caper sauce -- was a little disappointing because it didn't have much flavor. It needed a little garlic, more lemon, and some white wine.... More 

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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our favorite place to eat in Portland. I almost hate to give it a good review as I don't want to battle crowds. But the food is always good, the desserts are amazing and the wait staff is great. We've been going there for 30 years and have never been disappointed.

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Thank pazduha
Portland, Oregon
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time. Great food, great service . We had a bridal shower and the guest of honor was treated accordingly with her dessert stating congratulations

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Thank kjbugd
Oregon City, OR
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188 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We have been here many times and have never been let down. Brunch and dinner are amazing. The service is good, the food is great, and the desserts are fantastic. I would highly suggest a reservation, as this place is always packed. I had the smoked trout salad and hubby had a Caesar so we could save room for dessert.... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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179 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My sister and I visited Papa Haydn for lunch and had a wonderful meal. We decided to have the fondue, with bread and apples and vegetables. It was delicious. We followed it up with Caesar salads and finished it off with a chocolate raspberry cake. Service was great, water glasses were kept full, and we had a very nice time.... More 

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Thank maruruss99
Portland, Oregon
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I had the hash it was pulled pork with adouille sausage. Presentation and quality of products West Excellent. They make their own yogurt and granola extremely high-quality. The team seem to work together very well.

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Thank scott a
Portland, Oregon
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86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

OK it's not all about the cakes, but save room for dessert. We've had many meals at both Papa Haydn locations over the years. Great food, prepared to a high standard with some of the most caring and professional serving staff around. Cake? From wedding cakes to ethereal European desserts, snagging a Papa Haydn sweet is a must.

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Thank Mary H
Portland, Oregon
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Papa Hayden (East) is on the northern edge of the charming Sellwood area. I have been here many times for lunch or happy hour, and it has always been a relaxing and memorable experience. Sometimes people think of Papa Hayden as a dessert destination, but my favorite time to come is for Happy Hour which starts at 3:00. In good... More 

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Thank TJCarb
Portland
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch and diner. Friendly service. French fries can get improvement. Deserves to die for

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Thank Constantin I
Gainesville, Virginia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here three times but there was a ten year gap between second and third time. Our verdict is that this is still a very good restaurant as the crowds can attest.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5829 SE Milwaukie Ave, Portland, OR 97202-5255
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Sellwood - Moreland Improvement League
  • Neighbourhood: Sellwood - Moreland Improvement League
  • Phone Number: +1 503-232-9440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?