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Pastini Pastaria - Downtown Portland

#100 of 3,449 Restaurants in Portland
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911 Southwest Taylor at 9th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
+1 503-863-5188
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15:00 - 21:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Henderson, Nevada
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241 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My family stumbled into this Italian place for lunch and were blown away by the excellent service & value. Lunch specials were well priced & everything tasted great.

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Alexandria, Kentucky
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pastini Pastaria has good food and good wine. We visited for an early dinner; it was beautiful day. The staff gave great entree' recommendations.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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90 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were going for pasta before a race and found this with good reviews. We shared a cauliflower gratin that was excellent. I had the spaghetti a la gambertti (with shrimp), husband had the seasonal special pasta a la campagna (spicy sausage, peppers, tomatoes in a light cream sauce) (AMAZING) and kids had meatballs and spaghetti and spicy sausage and... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I was in Portland visiting the city and was looking for a place for lunch. We came upon this restaurant. The food and pricing was great. We will definitely eat there again when we come back.

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Lowood Australia
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346 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at the Paramount hotel and was looking for an Italian meal Restaurant was virtually just across the road from the hotel. We found the food to be of good quality and reasonably priced. Restaurant is licensed.

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Thank Ian H
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by Pastini Pataria towards the end of the night to enjoy some pasta and cocktails. We were seated immediately and our food came out really quick! I enjoyed one of my all time favorites, Pesto Pasta while my wife enjoyed a delicious Butternut Squash Ravioli. For dessert we enjoyed an amazing gelato sundae that definitely made the night!... More 

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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168 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It's always difficult to rate a restaurant after only one visit and Pasting is worth a second trip. We were wandering around downtown and stopped in for lunch which, overall, was pretty good although not especially distinguished. I had spaghetti with meat sauce which I enjoyed but, it's a pretty basic dish. The service was fine and the portions were... More 

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SeaTac, Washington
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had a lovely Valentine's Dinner here. After being seated at a two-small table, our server graciously moved us to a much larger and more comfortable table. The food was outstanding as was our server, Nicole. Cappuccino would have made the evening perfect.

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Ogden, Utah
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169 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Like most travelers, I like to eat at Italian/pasta places when I'm on vacation. While spending some time in downtown Portland recently, we came across this location and decided to give it a try. The reviews were good, the place looked nice, and the people seemed to be enjoying the food. First, the service was fantastic. The young lady that... More 

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goldnedale, WA
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Quick pasta restaurant, garlic bread was cold. Lunch sized pasta was very small. Mista salad was huge with lots of mescali. Fast service.

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Thank Elizabeth W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 911 Southwest Taylor at 9th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-863-5188
Description
Pastini Pastaria is Portland, Oregon's Italian restaurant with a passion for pasta. Experience our lunch or dinner menu featuring over 30 Italian pasta dishes, fresh salads, sandwiches, and more. We are also a Portland gluten free restaurant serving different types of gluten free pasta and desserts.

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