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For 2
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7:00 PM
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clarklewis

4.4
1649 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Northwest
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  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
A bustling eatery in the Central Eastside industrial neighborhood serving Italian-inspired, local, organic, seasonal, sustainable fare. The large oak-burning hearth rotisserie grill is the cornerstone of the large open kitchen. Clarklewis has helped define Portland as a food mecca since 2004 as a founder of our local farm-to-table sensibility. Reservations are recommended. Large groups can be accommodated in our private space, called The Kindling Room.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Northwest, Organic
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Hours of operation
Serving

LUNCH: Monday thru Friday 11:30- 2:00
DINNER: Sunday thru Thursday 5:00- 9:00 / Friday and Saturday 5:00-10:00
HAPPY HOUR: Everyday 4:30- 6:30

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Phone number
(503) 235-2294
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Alexander Diestra
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Taylor
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Parking details
clarklewis has 6 spaces available all day, directly in front of the restaurant. The Eastbank Commerce Center (where clarklewis is located) has 72 spots open from 6:00pm to close; these spaces are reserved during the day.
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Special events & promotions
The KINDLING ROOM is our intimate and dramatic private room available for up to 24 seated guest for dinner and up to 40 for standing cocktail reception.
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Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Clarklewis is available for partial and full restaurant buy-out events utilizing our Main Dining Room and our Bar / Lounge area. Additionally, clarklewis' private space, The Kindling Room, is a separate dining room that can accommodate up to 40 seated guests. Please contact Brian with inquiries.

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What 1649 People Are Saying
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4.4  based on recent ratings
4.4
food
4.3
service
4.4
ambience
3.9
value
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85% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner 
1.0  Dined 2 days ago

I was excited to return to this restaurant as we'd been here several years ago. I was disappointed to find relatively bland food. There's a lot better that Portland offers.

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RichF (Portland)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Great appies, dinner, drinks, and desert. Will visit again soon.

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OpenTable Diner (Portland)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Loved the waiter, Steve! The food was good and we never felt rushed. We were meeting a friend from Corvallis who had never been there and she loved it!

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EricA (Portland)
1.0  Dined 6 days ago

Worst dining experience ever! Cut of steak had more connective tissue than beef. Scallop was obviously frozen and had a horrible taste. Sides were a bland joke. Took 1hr just to get our starter. Never again!

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vipdinner42 (Portland)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Busy but expected on Valentine's Day. Took half hour to get seated after our reservation time. Loved the red rose petals on the table. Food was good. Loved the heart shaped cookie.

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OpenTable Diner (Portland)
2.0  Dined 6 days ago

Our 7pm reservation wasn’t available until 7:30. Entryway was packed with customers also having to wait for their tables. Hostess was not particularly friendly.

Our server was nice but it took a while to get our first drink. The food was good. Not amazing, but appropriately good.

We had the “pleasure” of witnessing the hostess come through on multiple occasions to size up tables and see when new ones would be free. Felt like we were being pushed through.

Granted it’s Valentine’s Day, but the set menu price plus drinks was roughly double what a respectable restaurant in Portland would fetch. Will not be returning.

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OpenTable Diner (Portland)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Went for Valentine's day and they were a half hour behind schedule. The host up front was not very personable. We asked to wait at the bar and were told that was not an option, but we could "go to the bar across the street and wait." The Manager (owner?) was very thoughtful and brought everyone waiting- there were quite a few parties filling the entrance - drinks while we all waited... Once seated our server was exceptional and the food was delicious! Would highly recommend ClarkLewis, just be prepared for a wait if you try to go on a holiday.

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OpenTable Diner (Salt Lake City)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

I really enjoyed Clarklewis. The food was good, the drinks were strong, and the service was very attentive, even with it being a holiday. My only complaint was we got the worst table in the house, a back corner spot where they leave the door to the building open to vent the smoke out. It was a great I really experience though, and I would recommend!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Portland)
3.0  Dined 6 days ago

I was disappointed that when i booked the reservation there was no mention of a fixed menu for Valentines Day. A bit disappointing to take my husband who had never been and not get to share the full menu. The service was great but i wouldn't go back for a special occasion again.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Valentine’s Day

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