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703 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good53%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (11 reviews)
“cochinita” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
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703 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

I was in town for business and made the mistake of going here for some Mexican food on Cinco de Mayo. (Note: I am also of Mexican descent and my family own a Mexican restaurant in So. Cal. for many years.) I found a single...More

Thank WhyVonneM
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I like that this place isn't pretentious. I got the taco flight and a marguarita. Great food! The music they played is not top 40. Locals or off duty staff were having beers so it felt less stuffy than some of the fancy shmancy superkraft...More

Thank humanOttawa
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Great service and very good food. The service was professional and very helpful. Beers on tap and bottled. Loved the house specialty, carne asada w/ guac was great.the chips were amazing.

Thank jlm456
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Very small 'weird' little hole in the wall. The Cochinito tacos were to die for! I also loved the Capirhna! However after a few drinks and needing the restroom I found out they share one with a seedy strip club next door! Yikes there were...More

1  Thank TheCFro
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Order the first class flight on the menu with a horchata. You will need the Horchata. Guacamole was very spicy.

Thank Bd D
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I have been a frequent customer at Santeria since they opened some years back. So much to say about this side street jewel of a taqueria in the heart of downtown Portland! I have sampled my way through the menu and all the plates, tacos...More

1  Thank miro91
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My husband and I had this place on our list of restaurants to check out while visiting Portland on vacation. It's a small hole-in-the-wall place, but the food is excellent and decently priced. Portions are large and the older man who waited on us was...More

Thank hellokinsey
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Descent to above average food - with a pretty good selection for herbivores. Good large quantities - take home leftovers for a second meal.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Because of the large number of restaurants in such a small are of downtown Portland it is hard for a place to stand out, but Santeria tries to and succeeds in many ways. There was an emphasis in presentation with my chimichanga being saused out...More

Thank EvilBert86
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

A little hole in the wall. Only 1 guy seating, bussing, making drinks and taking orders. Poor guy was doing his best but we waited a while before he got our order. The margarita was good and the salsa was nice and spicy. I ordered...More

Thank jbig_kauai
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
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