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Screen Door

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2337 E Burnside, Portland, OR 97214
+1 503-542-0880
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Today
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 14:30
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Portland, Oregon
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77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is always crowded with a line out the door. The best time to go is on weekday before 10am, then you have a better chance of getting seated without waiting. The wait is so worth it though since everything is delicious!! They have the best Chicken and Waffles and the portion is huge. The grits is smooth and... More 

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Thank somewhereoutthere
Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you don't mind the LONG wait, and I mean it can be long and EVERYDAY it is well worth it. The portions are HUGE and tastes are just as HUGE. The food is delicious. We went for Brunch and had a great time. Bib big potions of food and fresh.

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Thank susankrubl
Vancouver, Canada
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54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Okay. Seriously where has this restaurant been all my life. If I wasn't in public I could have cried at how good the food was. Honestly the huevos rancheros were so good.. It was like nothing I've ever had before. My bf got chicken and waffles. Both were equally as good. He couldn't stop raving about the bacon (I don't... More 

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Thank Loves2wine
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for breakfast on a Tuesday morning in February, and we were seated right away. My daughter ordered the Praline bacon, and I have to say it was the best thing I've ever tasted. We also ordered a buttermilk biscuit on the side and the hash - delicious. The biscuit was so light and flaky - melted in my... More 

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Thank Beth C
Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There were so many mouth-watering dishes that I just ordered the fried chicken with collared greens and mashed potatoes. It was excellent. I'll be going back to try the shrimp and grits!

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Thank mretherf
Caye Caulker, Belize
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be there early for the seating as a line forms and only a limited sitting is available. Good southern treats. Sit outside if you want a quieter setting - especially for vintage ears. Good options with a range of southern foods. Fresh options change regularly. The sampler has more than enough food. Fried chicken is very well prepared.

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Thank Cosmos M
Portland, Oregon
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there after a retirement party for a late night dinner... Excellent fried chicken, the best we've had in years!!

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Thank KF_A109
Beaverton, OR
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81 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had Screen Door on her wish list for quite a while so when the opportunity came up to make it over to east Portland for breakfast, we took advantage of it. Screen Door is a cozy cafe that can get very busy--for good reasons. We arrived moderately early but still had a bit of a wait. They seated... More 

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Thank BeavertonORTraveller
Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for dinner on the weekend and the line seemed long and from what I hear that's par for the course. Fortunately it was just 2 of us and the rest of the line was made up of larger parties so it was only a 20 minute wait. I had the chicken and my girlfriend had the steak special.... More 

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Thank Awesomoes
Portland
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70 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to this restaurant numerous times but never made the time to wait in the ever present hour long line to get in. We got lucky on an icy day last week and were able to get a table right away. The food and service were very good and the selection was amazing. Although I am still not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:30
Monday
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2337 E Burnside, Portland, OR 97214
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-542-0880

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