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Wild Abandon

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2411 SE Belmont St, Portland, OR 97214-2820
+1 503-232-4458
16:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Mon 16:30 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Fri 16:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 14:00
Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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128 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

My partner had a great meal of eggs and ham. He liked the ice tea. I didn't like the ice tea, tasted liked powdered. Our waiter disappeared for too long. I ordered an omelette off the menu requesting a change in cheese - didn't get it. He did reduce the price when I remarked about the mistake, wish he'd caught... More 

Thank luciasur
Clinton, Washington
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Don't let the modest exterior change your mind. Step inside, eat outside in the back and get ready to feast on some of the best cuisine! If need considerations for allergies, the chef is always willing to work with you. Staff is accommodating and the food and atmosphere superb!

Thank Jody H
Vancouver, Washington, United States
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

I have been coming here since 2009, we have had brunch and dinner more times than I can count. The steak is incredible as a matter of fact I have never had a bad meal here. The atmosphere here is amazing inside and out Michael the owner has done a fabulous job making this a go to spot in Portland.

Thank Michael S
Portland, Oregon
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Wild Abandon is an excellent restaurant. The dishes are consistently delicious, the staff is warm and welcoming, and I love the space. In the summer, the patio is one of the nicest in Portland. And the indoor space is warm and comforting in the winter. It feels like home when I walk in the door; I know I will walk... More 

Thank Jollydh
Fort Myers, Florida
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

You will notice the odd lights including many oil rain lamps left over from the 70's. Food ranged from average to very good. Service was a little slow but the food came hot and plentiful. We would go back again.

Thank Calef71
Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

What a big surprise awaits you out back behind the restaurant! It's a hidden garden patio that is just the sweetest get-away spot for a cozy dinner for two or a reunion with old friends. The food is always good and varied and the drinks very well made!

Thank BR K
Reno, Nevada
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552 reviews
385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

Small space with crazy lighting fixtures. Has a funky smell when you first walk in. Too much patouli oil or something. Interesting menu. You can get Mac & Cheese for breakfast. That's my kind of food.

Thank lew w
Portland, Oregon
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142 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2015

I am rating this restaurant as Excellent because we don't have a step between Very Good and Excellent. I will rate the food as excellent, but the interior of the restaurant as good to very good. Very good because it has a very nice patio setting in the summer behind the interior area. Good for the interior though as it... More 

Thank MrRodgers2011
Ft. Collins, CO
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101 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014

This dining experience was an excellent one, the type that makes you swear off corporate restaurants forever. With a casual, inviting staff in a little Portland building, warm lighting, and unique decor, the place immediately draws you to a seat. It's a humble little spot, kitchen in view from the bar and tight corners, but not in an unpleasant manner.... More 

Thank Edgetheow
Vancouver, Washington
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260 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2014

Ate here recently and ordered the Mac and Cheese. The dish reeked of cheap wine and tasted of it as well. It was almost as though a glass of cooking sherry had been poured on this prior to serving. As a non drinker, I was repulsed. I can't imagine having ordered this for a child. Really dreadful.

3 Thank Drewmc50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, International
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2411 SE Belmont St, Portland, OR 97214-2820
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-232-4458

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?