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Zeus Cafe at Crystal Hotel

Crystal Hotel, 303 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, OR
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“chickpea fries” (12 reviews)
“spanish eggs” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Crystal Hotel, 303 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, OR
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizza was quite good in my opinion & their tacos were also. We didn’t have plans on where we were heading but glad that we stopped in.

Thank Mr30-30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us had brunch here on a recent Saturday. The Bloody Marys were excellent; nice and spicy. All of us enjoyed our meals: breakfast burrito, eggs Benedict and biscuits with bacon gravy. The biscuit meal was a little small, but the burrito was huge....More

Thank Pam U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not the best atmosphere and the food was just OK. Wine pours were very small and expensive. Food was kind of lackluster. I will not be returning

Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The Zeus Café has a vibe all it's own -- just like Oregon and Oregonians. Before the food takes your breath away, you are treated to multitude of exceptional experiences. First is the décor. The decor is simply amazing and wraps you up like a...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in and had a great lunch here with friends. Great food and as always a fun atmosphere. Loved the story of how the cafe came by its name. You'll have to visit to read about it ;) I had the pork tacos and they...More

Thank Mark n Jen D
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We ended up here for a Saturday breakfast after the newest trendy place had a three hour wait. We had a good breakfast in a pleasant atmosphere with good service. It might not have been fancy but we left happy and full.

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Very nice place. Decor inside and out is interesting and give the place a feeling of warmth. The food was tasty and was prepare in a timely manner. Our server was very helpful and gave good suggestions. Wish we had time to return for dinner...More

Thank Stephan F
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Lovely place in art deco type building with bags of history. Open kitchen and open frontage overlooking the street. We had the shrimp cocktail to start. Good job we shared…the shrimp were HUGE and delicious with a cocktail sauce to blow your socks off! I...More

Thank Malim27
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Food was creative and delicious. My salad with grilled chicken was yummy. My husband had a Chicken & Waffle sandwich that was outstanding!

Thank 522joycec
Reviewed 25 September 2017

You can’t travel too far in Portland without encountering great food, great crafts beers and often both. Zeus combined a nice list craft beers including lagers, ales, porters and some great IPA’s. The flight of six which we ordered gave us samplings of them and...More

Thank L6953YVpaull
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crystal Hotel, 303 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, OR
    (Stark and Burnside)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 503-384-2500
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Crystal Hotel
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