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Original Hotcake and Steak House

1002 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97202-2534
+1 503-236-7402
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“hotcakes” (16 reviews)
“hash browns” (12 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Steakhouse
1002 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97202-2534
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Reviewed 16 June 2015

As a Portland native, I've gone here for over 40 years. The quality is reliable. I agree with those who love the pancakes -- they have a very moist, almost creamy texture. I usually have the two-egg breakfast: two large cakes, two eggs and a...More

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

I suggested it. My friend Ralph thinks this is Portland's best restaurant. He's totally serious. It's a diner. It's open 24 hours a day. It attracts some of Portland most interesting people. It's serves breakfast 24 hours a day/7 days a week. It is a...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Best buttermilk pancakes ever !!! We often go to have breakfast for dinner. Awesome steak & eggs with pancakes. Staff is friendly and awesome. One of our favorite restaurants in Portland.

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Funky diner, line up order your food, get a cuppa and wait for the meal to be delivered. Service was a bit gruff but the whole place gels and then you get the pancakes OMG!!!! Just a funky diner but walked away with a smile...More

Thank sbeguy
Reviewed 1 December 2014

The Hotcake House is great for good food served pretty quickly by friendly staff. It sometimes feels a little cramped as you line up to order your food at the food counter. Lining up gives you the advantage of having a little time to figure...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 6 October 2014

This is always were I would go after the bars shut down. People watching is the show and the food is extremely good.

Thank Gregg B
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful, funky diner, enjoyed a great, big, tasty omelet, I will be back, enjoy, they have a jukebox also,

Thank Akhilesh B
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Went in with some friends this past Saturday for a quick breakfast before we hit a round of golf. This was one of the best breakfasts I've ever had in a restaurant (Breakfast Burrito). My friends had other items, and all of them concurred it...More

Thank TheRanj
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We have visited this restaurant several times and not been disappointed. Our usual is to arrived about 9PM. Always other diners. The hotcakes are big - two with strawberries will fill two people. Haven't tried other items on the ample menu, but from the college-age...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 19 August 2014

If you haven't done Hotcake House, you might look at it and drive right on by, but don't. This is the best traditional breakfast in Portland. This is a diner in the finest sense of the word. I have been going there for thirty years...More

Thank David S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97202-2534
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-236-7402
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