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DOC

4.7
800 reviews
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$50 and over
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Italian
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DOC focuses on farm to table, Italian inspired cuisine.
Our team goes to great lengths to source truly unique, small production wines from around the world - allowing our guests to taste flavors of new grapes, vintages, and wine regions that they simply would not find anywhere else in the city.

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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian, Northwest, Contemporary European
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Hours of operation
FRIDAYS
Chef's 3 or 6-Course Tasting Menu
Two Seatings Available
6:00pm or 8:30pm
SATURDAYS
Chef's 6-Course Tasting Menu - $65/person
Two Seatings Available
6:00pm or 8:30pm
TUESDAY-THURSDAY
A la Carte and 3 or 6-course Tasting Menu Options
6:00pm - Close
*last available reservation at 9:30pm
SUNDAY SUPPER
4:00pm - Close
$35 per person rotating family style menu

We politely request that parties of 6 or more participate in one of our Tasting Menu Options.

We are a very small restaurant. We understand that plans change.
We charge $40 per guest if you fail to make your reservation, or cancel within 24 hours of your reservation. Please notify us right away so we can offer your table to the next patron.
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Phone number
(503) 946-8592
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Brian Christopher
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Killingsworth, Northwest corner of intersection
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Parking details
Quaint neighborhood with street parking available.
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Public transit
Trimet 72, 10, and 9
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Special events & promotions
D.O.C. is available for private parties. Please email info@docpdx.com for information.
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Additional
Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Our intimate dining room is available for private and semi-private parties including rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions and holiday parties.

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What 800 People Are Saying
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97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 6 hours ago

It was our anniversary dinner and we had an amazing time. Service was great, they were very helpful at explaining the menu options without being overwhelming. The food was some of the best we’ve ever had in Portland. We will definitely be back and will be highly recommending this restaurant.

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Amazing service. Very professional. Incredibly tasty and beautiful food. Was my 4th visit.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

DOC is a Portland bucket list restaurant. Food was over the top excellent but, even more so, the knowledge and friendliness of the staff was nothing but phenomenal. We celebrated a special birthday for a dear friend who lived in Italy part time. The waiter took time to share stories of the wine, the culture and food with my friend. I had also forgot my wallet. Embarrassing! But he graciously assisted me in resolving my dilemma. You MUST try this intimate gastrolicious experience!

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Great service, food was amazing. Highly recommended

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5.0Dined on March 29, 2018

Four of us did the 6 course tasting and the wine pairing and were very impressed with the food and the wines. DOC is an excellent establishment with knowledgable service, excellent Italian food and wines. We will definitely return to DOC.

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5.0Dined on March 28, 2018

Fantastic in every way! The wine pairings were amazing. The food was delicious. It was the perfect birthday dinner.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

DOC is incredible! It is truly an experience! The food and wine pairings complemented each other perfectly. The staff was attentive and knowledgeable. I highly recommend!

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5.0Dined on March 21, 2018

Amazing meal and experience - must try the tasting menu- the wine pairings are very unique and a great value

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5.0Dined on March 21, 2018

Well beyond what we expected. It's definitely more of an experience than just a nice dinner. Your server is very knowledgeable, tells a great story and has a great sense of humor.

The food tasting is really fun. 6 different kinds of flavors and textures and you can pair it with wine.

The risotto is amazing and it just goes up from there.

Definitely a place to come back to with a 4 or 6 person group because the experience is really where you get your moneys worth.

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5.0Dined on March 19, 2018

We were a group of 6 travelling to Portland for the first time. Making a reservation for a family style dinner here was the best decision we made for the entire trip. What I mean is: during a well planned trip with lots of of great food, drinks, and activities, DOC is the place that exceeded expectations. DOC is the place that we can't stop talking about. Also, we arrived a bit early and were directed to the bar next door. A lovely recommendation! Overall, I'd go back to Portland just to eat here again.

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5.0Dined on March 19, 2018

We went to DOC for their Sunday supper, which is served family style. Every course was a delight from the two starter salads, vegetable course, pasta and fish. The service was attentive and helpful with selecting wine. I wish I could go here for dinner every Sunday!

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5.0Dined on March 8, 2018

Everything was excellent! Loved the restaurant look, very close and intimate. We loved how the chef brought over the food and gave a description! We will definitely return!

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Did the tasting menu with the wine pairing. It was amazing! Our sommelier was on point.

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5.0Dined on February 23, 2018

Did tasting menu (6 course) with a shared wine tasting. Was not cheap but was worth it. All the wines were very interesting, beyond what one would usually drink, and expertly paired. The food was delicious- except for dessert which was mediocre.

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4.0Dined on February 21, 2018

Prices are high; food, service and ambiance were excellent. It was a special meal.

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5.0Dined on February 17, 2018

My husband and I went to DOC for a date night. We both tried the tasting menu with wine pairing and really enjoyed the food. Each course was presented beautifully and the wine was accompanied with a bit of storytelling about the Italian regions from which each bottle was selected. Really tasty food, comfy ambience. We also really enjoyed watching the chefs cook. Uniquely intimate setting.

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3.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Good but nothing spectacular.
Went for Valentine’s Day, fixed menu with great menu. Food was very good in quality but lacking in wow factor. Most dishes were just warm and not hot, even the pasta, risotto and lamb steak. Desserts were lacking as both were pudding type (budino and Panna Cotta). It was evident that the small kitchen lacks the ability to make much else.
Wines were a bit odd with no solid go to for the night. Tasted several that were different but nothing we loved.
I give them all an A for effort but we left a bit underwhelmed.

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3.0Dined on February 11, 2018

Sunday family style dinner. Good, but not as awesome as dining during the week. The entire staff seemed fatigued and overworked.

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3.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Had the Saturday night early seating. They did a good job of communicating up front about the family style menu and I appreciated the call ahead to confirm any allergies. Overall kind people and well meaning. We ordered drinks soon after sitting down but they forgot to bring them to us and I had to ask about our drinks as the third course was coming out. Food was really great. There was a little mix up on the billing but we figured it out eventually. Not sure I'd spend the same amount of money for that meal again. Very expensive!! But I would go for the Sunday supper which seems like a much better value. VERY NOISY!!!! It was quaint that all of the food prep and dishwashing happened in front of the restaurant for all of the diners to witness but I would prefer a less noisy atmosphere and a little less action during my meal.

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5.0Dined on February 2, 2018

The tasting menu shared between 4 friends is an absolutely unforgettable experience. And it has been a reliable go-to for special occasions. Dishes are carefully prepared with deep love and boundless creativity. They called us ahead of our reservation to ask about potential allergies...class act!

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5.0Dined on January 28, 2018

The pappadelle pasta was amazing! The space is small, but could easily accommodate disability access.

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5.0Dined on January 21, 2018

As always, DOC is AMAZING. It's is so cozy and friendly that you'll want to have a slow, leisurely meal. A slightly slower pace of food arriving would have been the only way to improve a wonderful experience. Highly, highly recommend!

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5.0Dined on January 16, 2018

Food excellent. Way too expensive. Would not return

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5.0Dined on January 12, 2018

This was a totally enjoyable dinner. We did the Tasting Menu and had plenty of food and enough variety to make everyone happy. The food was interesting and well prepared.

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5.0Dined on January 3, 2018

We had another fabulous dinner at DOC, The risotto was fantastic and different than the usual creamy risotto that I have had. My husband had Steel head and he really liked the way is was prepared. We almost licked our plates clean. Thank you for a terrific meal!!!! the music was a bit loud when we first arrived put as soon as we settled it was turned down to a comfortable level which added to the evening.

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5.0Dined on December 30, 2017

Great food. A little pricey for a regular night out but delicious.

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5.0Dined on December 26, 2017

Delicious prix fixe dinner. Great care and service. Relaxed dining allowing us to savor each course and not feel at all rushed. Nice wine pairings.

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

Best restaurant in town. Can't wait to come again!

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5.0Dined on December 1, 2017

My favorite restaurant in Portland. Oh, and I am from here and have tried them all.

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5.0Dined on November 29, 2017

I had read good things about DOC when I made the reservation but was very pleasantly surprised when we arrived to find a small welcoming restaurant with amazing food and exceptional service. It was a very quiet night for them which surprised me. The ambiance is unique and very pleasant.

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5.0Dined on November 24, 2017

Food and service was outstanding. Unique experience- would highly recommend

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3.0Dined on November 21, 2017

Food was good but nothing outstanding and certainly did not stand out. Customer service left much to be desired. I showed up 3 minutes before my reservation and they left us waiting outside in the rain stating they weren’t ready yet and we were early. We finally just went in (since it was past our reservation time and we were cold and wet. The staff seemed perturbed and one even commented “that’s what happens when you show up early.”

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5.0Dined on November 10, 2017

My absolute favorite restaurant - we had the most magical night here. The chef and staff were amazing, the food beautiful and delicious, we were so well taken care of. It was truly an unforgettably wonderful night.

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4.0Dined on November 10, 2017

The food was good but our clothes smelled badly from the kitchen not properly ventilated.

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5.0Dined on November 3, 2017

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5.0Dined on October 31, 2017

This is such a fantastic dining experience! The chef went out of his way to make a dinner that met one of our diners special dietary needs. As always the food and attention to detail was superb!

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5.0Dined on October 27, 2017

Outstanding! These guys really take their craft and love of food seriously and it clearly shows in every dish. Well done!

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5.0Dined on October 21, 2017

Service is outstanding and the staff is knowledgeable about cuisine and wine. Highly recommend the wine paring with the tasting menu.

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3.0Dined on October 20, 2017

Kind of ehh. The food was beautifully presented, but most of the flavors were not very exciting for my palate. There was a lovely octopus dish, and a nice squash with duck dish. I cannot recall any other dishes that I found notable. The wine pairings were not a good value, and I should have taken my wife's advice and just poured a glass from the bottle she ordered. The sparkling wine they started with the oysters almost ruined the oysters. What is wrong with a nice Sancerre with oysters? I wish I hadn't eaten the desserts - they were not worth it.

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5.0Dined on October 20, 2017

One of the best restaurants in Portland. The wine pairing is spot on with wines from small vineyards throughout Italy. The pairs do mean you will be drinking quite a bit of wine. A real pleasant surprise was the bar next door. It's called Nonna and is owned by DOC. their bartender/mixologist made a fantastic champagne cocktail.

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