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Palio Coffee and Dessert House

1996 SE Ladd Ave, Portland, OR 97214-4757
+1 503-232-9412
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Mar 2017
“Cute coffeehouse/bakery”
1 week ago
“The Best Coffee Shop in Portland! Music makes for the "Quiet Mind"”
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1996 SE Ladd Ave, Portland, OR 97214-4757
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday I accidentally stumbled upon this place while lost in Portland trying to get over to Sellwood. It was positioned on a huge roundabout with beautiful trees and shrubbery. The whole neighborhood is peaceful and serene. It is called Ladd's Circle or something like that....More

Thank Milestogo007
Reviewed 7 March 2017

That reflects the feeling and design of the neighborhood. Situated just across from the center of the Ladd circles and squares it can be touristy and noisy during the day, but at night it is quiet and a great place to study. Coffee seemed better...More

Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is a quiet, cool, appropriate place to focus and work...big tables, nice lamps...great environ. Unfortunately, in a town of amazing coffee, these guys come up way short...mediocre at best (and not worth the price compared to other places) with service decidingly lacking. Again, if...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Just walked here after dinner. It seemed like it was in a neighborhood/on the edge of one...but i could be wrong because it was dark when we arrived. We did walk through a neighborhood to get there and this was on the corner of the...More

Thank Cmshires
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Expensive, but tasty treats and tea. (A cup of loose leaf tea cost me 4.25, which is higher than most places in Portland.) My peanut butter pie pushed the bill over ten dollars. The cafe has a lot of appealing nooks and crannies, but maybe...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This is my fourth time to Palio. The menu is small but it rotates around freshness. The service is fast professional with comfortable warmth. Their desserts are over the top good!. It was hard to resist the multilayer cakes I choose a berry pie. Best...More

1  Thank Travel333333A
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were walking through Ladd's Addition enjoying one of Portland's best family neighborhoods when we came to the Palio, it was an oasis in a paradise. A look inside and we were hooked, fresh & delicious looking pastries and an aroma of...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I am a coffee lover and I am always trying to find local gems in the city. This is one of a kind, and up to now one of my favorite places in SE. Coffee is good, food is good, desserts are to DIE FOR!...More

Thank Marlene A
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Spent a few hours at Palio Coffee House yesterday. The cafe is an 'alternative milk' haven of delight. They do not just have soy; they do not just have almond...they have it all, even hemp. I ordered a black and white mocha with hemp milk!...More

Thank Tammy F
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Tucked into a residential neighborhood on a quiet street sits this gem of a coffe house. Tiffany-style lamps, comfortable seating, complimentary wiFi with purchase and good eats and drinks. I'm a writer and was looking for a place to hole up for a while where...More

Thank Natalie W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1996 SE Ladd Ave, Portland, OR 97214-4757
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-232-9412
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