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Zell's - An American Cafe

1300 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR 97214-2423
+1 503-239-0196
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“scones” (27 reviews)
“baked salmon” (8 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1300 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR 97214-2423
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love coming back here. This time we had different servers, sat at the bar. Waitstaff were efficient, consistent, and the food was the reason we came back. Huevos Rancheros are my favorite anywhere, scramble with prosciutto, asiago, asparagus didn’t quite hit the mark with the...More

Thank Seabreeze48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love their breakfasts. But I have discovered my favorite meal - baked salmon steak with Hollandaise sauce, rice and veggies. It is the best.

Thank LyonsPDX
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Outstanding venue for early morning meetings. Also good for families and for lunch dates.. It closes at 3 p.m. Great variety to choose from. Pancakes ,eggs and bacon. ,omlettes,oysters ,salads,. It is well run and never too long a wait to be seated. Service is...More

Thank 415koconnell
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Been going here for years and sharing this restaurant with many of my friends. Yesterday, (first time during the week and no crowds) I took my friend here wanting to give here a great breakfast experience. You will see the specials written on a chock...More

Thank SuzanneLG
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Found this place via Google search and saw lots of great reviews. It was full when we arrived, but we were seated only a few minutes after adding our name to their list. Prompt and friendly service with great brunch options. Loved the cranberry mimosa!

Thank Cyndi L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Two couples joined together for a fun brunch. We were greeted with fresh scones and hot coffee. Menu selection was easy and entree's were delivered promptly fresh and well seasoned. We would recommend this for any foodie seeking a weekday brunch as few places serve...More

Thank Erickroses
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I almost hate to share this place, it's super good, the best huevos rancheros outside of Mexico, awesome German pancakes, amazing oysters, eggs benedict, waffles, all great

Thank Win S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Came here a couple minutes before they opening up on a Saturday (7:50 a.m.) and there were already a couple people milling about. The cafe had put coffee out to keep people patient, and at 8:00 a.m. after they opened the doors, there was a...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A quaint spot for breakfast! Usually there is a wait but there is coffee to help make it seems as Breakfast is underway. I love their special scrambles and the Asparagus, Asiago and Prosciutto was excellent. It was filled with great flavors and was so...More

Thank AliceMariam
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great little place for breakfast. The scones are really good and the Eggs Benedict was fantastic. Quality ingredients and free coffee while you wait. A little on the pricey side for breakfast but worth it. Not really a place for a kid's breakfast if that's...More

Thank Jakklz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR 97214-2423
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-239-0196
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