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The Old Spaghetti Factory

0715 SW Bancroft St, Portland, OR 97239-4299
+1 503-222-5375
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“spaghetti” (45 reviews)
“mizithra cheese” (13 reviews)
“salad” (37 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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0715 SW Bancroft St, Portland, OR 97239-4299
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

Able to accomodate our large group of about 30 people. Everyone loved their food. I had the Broccoli with parmesan and garlic-excellent! Great service, atmosphere and location.

Thank SherylC767
Reviewed 5 April 2013

The staff always work very hard at making everyone happy and seeing that it is an enjoyable experience but the sauce has to deep of a tomato paste taste for me, I prefer a tomato sauce richness

Thank marciaspencerpdx
Reviewed 1 April 2013

This is one of my favorite casual restaurants to go to. We love the atmosphere and usually the food, but something has changed. 12 of went there Saturday night to celebrate birthdays, and almost all of us were disappointed in the food. The shrimp dish...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 11 March 2013

My husband and I had a delightful lunch at this location. It was gorgeous on the water and I'd definitely return. Our waitress was extremely nice, attentive and helpful. The fresh basil on my angel hair carbonara pasta dish (a lighter menu item) was a...More

Thank SenoraFo
Reviewed 9 March 2013

I know the founder and ate at the grand opening of the first one, which was in downtown Portland by the old police station. All the OSF's follow the same formula -- antiques abound and a huge choice of pastas at reasonable prices. The top...More

Thank topsnoop
Reviewed 1 March 2013

This is a great place to take your family. The food is relatively tasty, the service is quick, and the prices are affordable. The old world atmosphere delights young and old.

Thank MsRiderJ
Reviewed 7 February 2013

Lovely view, great party atmosphere, Large quantities of food for the money and the staff were very nice.

Thank Shastamypuppy
Reviewed 4 February 2013 via mobile

My Husband and I chose this restaurant for a lunch date on our anniversary. He had spaghetti and marinara and I had spaghetti and meatballs. He chose the ministrone soup and I had a garden salad with the house dressing. We split a reuben sandwich....More

Thank JKDodge
Reviewed 24 January 2013

The historical building adds to the old world Italian ambience of The Old Spaghetti Factory. You get a lot of food for your money and it's a perfect family atmosphere. It's loud enough that you can go there with kids (keep 'em under control tho...More

Thank cheermom23
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Spaghetti Factories are a chain, so if you've been to one, you've been to them all. The only difference about this one is that it overlooks the river. The food has always been consistently good, I never get tired of the hot mini loaves they...More

Thank Colleen M
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Response from MCADAMA | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I've never heard of a "white rose gas tank" so I don't even know what that is. Sorry!
19 July 2017|
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They have ample gluten-free options to make delicious a delicious meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 0715 SW Bancroft St, Portland, OR 97239-4299
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-222-5375
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