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Bernie's Southern Bistro

2904 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7034
+1 503-282-9864
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, French, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2904 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7034
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was our second trip to Bernie's Southern Bistro. We went completely blind with another couple last fall and really enjoyed it. We took some close friends the first weekend in March and it was even better this trip! We started off with Fried Pickles...More

Thank KennethLewisDavisSr
Reviewed 26 January 2017

If you are hankering for a good southern meal, Bernie's should be your dining destination. Casual, fun atmosphere . Servers offer gracious hospitality to this quaint restaurtant. Located in the very hip Alberta neighborhood.

1  Thank JulesBrie
Reviewed 29 December 2016

So my husband decided to look up the best bread pudding in town and saw Bernie's listed. Oh my god. If you want the quintessential portland experience.... go here. l It's small, it's neighborhood and full of Portland people. We shared oysters as our appetizer,...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We enjoyed the gumbo small plate which was very tasty. The restaurant has zero sound absorbing surfaces so it is rather noisy. The wait staff is friendly and attentive. We had to wait to be seated because the hostess was busy delivering the meal check...More

Thank PATRICK S
Reviewed 14 December 2016

A group of us wanted a happy hour place close to the Alberta Rose Theater, and this place a block away turned out to be a good choice. Some of us had the happy hour (Southern Fried Chicken - what's not to like) and some...More

Thank 03Val48
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Arrived for a pre-show dinner with some friends. Duly seated and attentively treated. Love the warm decor and warm wait staff. Then the food and drink hit. Oh yes, some wonderful fare. Started with the fried green tomatoes, moved on to the oysters. Stick to...More

Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My niece and I ate there. It was extraordinarily Pleasant. We got to eat on the back deck and it was a balmy summer evening. There was a pleasant Breeze the ambience it was great. The waitress was smiling friendly and efficient. She made great...More

Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I love this place. The drinks are great, the food is excellent. My favorites are the shrimp and grits with fried green tomatoes. My husband gets the fried chicken sandwich with gravy. A fat kids dream. You must go there.

Thank TanaKae F
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We went here as it was recommended by a friend. It was a great choice. We had fried green tomatoes for appetizers. Very good even though they came out late. Good fried chicken. Good shrimp n grits. The Cole slaw was not my favorite. Greens...More

Thank Frank4014
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I've only been once, for happy hour. My husband and I had the mac n' cheese (X2), hush puppies, fried green tomatoes, fried chicken po' boy and a few drinks. Everything was delicious, the waitstaff was attentive and very nice and the bill was less...More

Thank lemonwheel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
22:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
22:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
22:00 - 16:00
Thursday
22:00 - 16:00
Friday
22:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2904 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-7034
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-282-9864
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