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“Great PDX institution”

Cassidy's Restaurant
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Ranked #610 of 4,587 Restaurants in Portland
Price range: US$30 - US$30
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighbourhood: Downtown
Cross street: SW 14th
Transit: MAX stops at SW 10th and at SW 18th
Reviewed February 15, 2012

Oregon has annoying liquor laws, and a lot of places stop serving booze far, far earlier than the 2 a.m. cutoff.

Thank goodness for Cassidy's, which does a reasonable last call. And real food late at night -- not just fried bar stuff. Try the pork chops.

When we're in PDX for New Year's Eve, my family has a longstanding tradition of a post-midnight drink at Cassidy's.

Thank FlaneurHawaii
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Reviewed January 13, 2012

Recently a large group of friends and family went to Cassidy's to celebrate a 40th birthday. I was surprised to see the restaurant basically empty at 6:00 on a Saturday night, which could be due to it's location, it's a few blocks from the busy part of downtown Portland. The food was outstanding, my smoked salmon risotto was cooked perfectly as was my husbands chicken marsala. Our waitress was very friendly, and did not have a problem with splitting the tickets, which was nice since we had fourteen people in our party. We stopped in the bar on our way out and the waitress was happy to take our picture, all in all a great place. We will definitely be back!

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Thank 2luvtotravel2
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Reviewed January 10, 2012

We just celebrated a birthday with 16 people at Cassidy's before heading to the Crystal Ballroom for a show. The menu had a great selection plus a few specials that night, not on the menu. Everyone said they loved their dinners. The server was prompt, kept the drinks flowing, and she even rang up separate checks for all of us. It is not easy to find restaurants nearby the Crystal that could accommodate all of us, and Cassidy's was a great choice. We practically had the place to ourselves - which was perfect - since we tend to be a loud and energetic bunch. The bar looks vintage, and the decor seems a bit antique. Very cosy, not pretentious or trying hard to be hipster or chic like a lot of the local restaurants. After dinner, we hopped next door to Scooters - they had big cheap drinks and Jell-O shots! A great way to kick off the night!

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Thank drohecker
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Reviewed January 9, 2011

and not too far away from the ART. A limited menu, which is good, makes choosing easier. I had a fabulous steak and my dining companion had the chicken. Both were delicious. We couldn't have been happier.

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Thank jgl1
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Reviewed September 13, 2008

Overpriced, unprofessional/amateur staff, bland food, and complete with views of the local residents of the rehab clinic across the street taking a smoke break. In a word, no.

Thank Amy K
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