Delicious food and attentive wait staff. We always enjoy our meal at Decarli’s. One of our favorite “go to” restaurants in Beaverton area.
Korean cuisine (my favorite) aside, Decarli is the best restaurant in Beaverton. The wait staff is friendly, informal, yet professional. They listen and deliver! The bartender is on top of the game - a most competitive game in the Portland metro. Most importantly, the food is satisfying, healthy, and well-presented. The menu includes pleasing innovations while delivering superbly on recognizable offerings we all love to order. Also, the menu is sufficient in length, yet not so large that it requires an overwhelming task in making choices.
We eat here often and it's always great! Recommend the mussels or polenta fries as starters and the short rib entree. Really good food and great service.
Fantastic food and service! We will go back for sure. It was very busy but the staff was perfect with timing.
Tamara was great!! Awesome recommendations and personalized, friendly service!
Good food, service was a little slow
Not our best experience at a place we frequent whenever we can. My pasta dish was ok but ran into several really “woody” pieces of mushrooms and steak bits were just ok Our smore tart tasted good but was hard I’m sure it was just an off night
Very nice place for a yummy meal & craft cocktail!! Short ribs will make you smile :)
Great salads also & good service!!
Easy parking .....
We were pleased with our Italian-fusion choices, but what brought us in was the Instagram picture of their s’mores tart — which was amazing! We like decarli and have eaten there before.
Delicious Food! Excellent Service (Thank you Josh, our dinner server! Also, thank you to the gentleman who sat us exactly at our reservation time. Lastly, thank you to the bar server, who provided excellent service to me at the bar while I waited for my date). Went there for a first date, and it was a little loud. This actually works out really well if you want an excuse to get closer to your date. But, if you're not into your date, then it just gets a little awkward. Parking is awful, so bring your patience.
Good food, and found the place is cozy. the staff is friendly and provide good service.
This is a wonderful restaurant! I felt like we were in more of an urban downtown setting. I recommend everything. It is great for special occasions, business lunches. I was surprised how many people were there for dinner on a Tuesday. I think it is a reflection of how good this restaurant is - a true gem in Beaverton.
Big fan of this restaurant! Once again they are spot on service and food. Best short ribs ever!
We have been to decarli's several times in the past and are never disappointed with the food or the excellent service. Once again it was a fantastic evening.
Love this place. Food is always incredible. Pretty much every time I go I get the short ribs (they are next level amazing), this trip I reluctantly forced myself to branch out and some new stuff, and I’m sure glad I did. Artichoke appetizer was unique and yummy. And the pizza with speck was very verrrry good.
Food was good as usual, love this place. The kitchen can slow down a bit when there is an event in the private dining room.
Wonderful as always. One of the best restaurants in the Portland metro area.
Excellent meal. Just way too loud. Would really like it so that you can actually hear the person talking with whom you are with. I won't come back because of the extreme loudness. It's just not relaxing to have to yell at dinner. It takes away from the whole experience.
Everytime I go to Decarli it is amazingly delicious! Great food, great wine, good service. Seating could be more comfortable but it did not keep us from taking a 2 hour dinner. I can't wait to go back.
Other than the noise level, it was a fantastic dinner. This is one of the best restaurants in Beaverton.
It was way too loud. Some ceiling tiles would probably help make conversation easier. We thought sitting inside would be quieter than sitting out on a busy street but as it turned out I think it would’ve been quieter outside. One thing that may help for a couple is if they could sit diagonally from each other instead of across the table from each other. Even the waiter said, “ I hope you can hear me all right.” (We could. He was great.) We loved the short ribs - they were phenomenal. The beet salad was fantastic too.
Had a great meal !! Service funny & friendly but professional. Great craft cocktails & fantastic salads Try the braised short ribs & the beet salad.
Food was great! The waiter was very helpful arranging a vegan dish for our daughter. We loved Decarli.
Excellent service. Interesting menu choices and what we had (beet salad, pasta dish, personal pizza) was very good. Not much ambience but a busy place.
We always love our experience at deCarli. Tamara, the hostess Sunday evening, was especially kind and attentive to us and gifted us an order of the polenta fries. Tamara has been our server many times in the past. The restaurant is very kind to my 97 year old mother. Great experience and the food is fantastic.
Love their food. Mussels with fennel are amazing.
The euphemism choices offered regarding noise level on this review site are not very illuminating. "Energetic" is not the same as "too noisy for conversation" which is how all 4 of us felt when the evening was over. It would be a real improvement if they could take advantage of some acoustic mods to dampen the sound level - e.g., soft surfaces on the walls, ceiling or floor.
We probably won't return unless we learn that such changes have occurred. Too bad as the food is very good.
Love. It was great
The menu states that a party of six will be charged mandatory tipping. We were a party of 5 and charged the mandatory 18% gratituity. Our waiter was less than attentive but the rest of the service staff deserve accolades. The fish was dry and the braised short ribs were the victim of a heavy handed salt shaker.
This is not my first time to Decarli’s but it will be my last. For the price, mediocre service and food quality, there have to be better options even in Beaverton.
Decarli's is one of our favorite restaurants but the experience can be spotty and Saturday was no exception. My husband and I each ordered the hanger steak dinner while splitting the duck mousse appetizer and a salad. The mousse was outstanding and delightfully smooth, the salad fresh and well dressed. The main course was a major disappointment. The flavors of the meal were outstanding BUT both the steak and asparagus were room temperature when they arrived and only the semolina gnocchi were hot. A large scoop of unmelted butter rested atop the tepid steak which was slightly underdone. Clearly this was a kitchen issue and the server, to his credit offered to do what he could to make it right but rewarming the entire plate would have resulted in an overcooked steak and we did not have time to wait for a complete recook. Thank goodness the excellent flavors were some compensation and the service was excellent. The kitchen would be greatly improved by developing consistency as this is not the first time the kitchen has been an impediment to what would otherwise have been an outstanding meal.
Adhered to my reservation time and gor right in. The service was very good. The food was excellent and the portions were perfect! We were not rushed and this was important as my party had not seen one another for quite some time. We had so much to discuss and were able to take our time.
Thank you DeCarli's staff!
The server’s recommendations we spot on. Appreciate the Italian wine selections and wine knowledge of staff.
Always enjoy Decarli. This dinner in particular was exceptional! Service was great from the time we stepped in the door until we left. Very reasonably priced for what you get. Food was great, service matched it!
I took my girlfriend here for a long overdue date night. It was fantastic. The ambience and decor is very nice. It was a bit loud, but after the crowd thinned a bit, it was no problem. The food and drinks were pricey but delicious and filling. Our server was friendly and knowledgeable. Overall, we both loved it. We plan to return for our anniversary in a few months.
The food and service was great, as usual, however the noise level was too loud to enjoy a dinner conversation.
Tables for 4 are quite small. The food is worth the tight squeeze.
Phenomenal as always. The food was great (hooray for carpaccio being back on the menu!) and the service was professional without being pretentious. This is my go to restaurant in Beaverton and they never disappoint.
The food and service were fabulous ! The noise level was a little loud, especially for older members of group.
The restaurant was only about 40% full when we arrived on a Saturday evening but no one was at the host stand and we had to stand there uncomfortably for a few minutes. Once finally seated, the waiter was friendly and service was prompt. The salads and short ribs were good. The pasta, on the the hand, was at room temp and overcooked (probably because it was cooked before the ribs were ready so it sat in the kitchen past its prime). For a $16 pasta, the serving size was also rather small, more like an appetizer. It's always frustrating when you paid a lot for a pasta dish at a so called Italian restaurant for something that you knew you can do much better at home. For the price, I would not recommend it.
Had family in from Florida and wanted to take them out for dinner somewhere comfortable with amazing food - decarli fits the bill perfectly.