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Venti's Cafe & Taphouse

4.2
107 reviews
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$30 and under
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International
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About

Venti�s Caf� & Taphouse can be found in Salem, Oregon and offers many tasty dishes for vegetarian and gluten-free diners. This restaurant shows a commitment to the neighborhood by providing good, clean food. Venti�s Caf� & Taphouse also supports local businesses, choosing a local non-profit to promote each month. On many nights, in addition to great food and beer, you can enjoy a live band while you dine.

Some of the most popular gluten-free entr�es include curried tofu strips or spicy tots for an appetizer. For an entr�e, the Greek burger and the yellow curry are both highly regarded. On the vegan menu, you will find items like falafel bites, veggie yakisoba and black bean veggie burgers. You can also enjoy a craft beer, cider, mead or kombucha at Venti�s Caf� & Taphouse.

Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
International, Vegetarian
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Hours of operation

Lunch: Monday - Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 11:30pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 1:30am.
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Phone number
(503) 391-5112
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Shayne Tyler
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Catering
From small take-out platters to full-service catering: please visit our website or contact an associate for catering details.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Fairview
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Parking details
There is ample parking in Venti's Cafe + Taphouse's private parking lot and on surrounding streets, as well as an abundance of bicycle parking.
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Public transit
Salem-Keizer Cherriots #1-South Commercial and #8-Liberty Rd. busses stop within a block of Venti's Cafe + Taphouse.
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Entertainment
Occasional live entertainment is presented at Venti's Cafe + Taphouse, so please visit our website or contact an associate for dates and further details.
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Special events & promotions
Venti's Cafe + Taphouse hosts many special events, including Beer Geek Training the second Wednesday of every month, Brewers Parties typically on Wednesdays, Beer Pairing Dinners, and late night events: Trivia Bingo on Mondays, Video Request on Tuesdays, Goldfish Racing on Thursdays, and Live Music at Craft Brewed Concerts on select weekends.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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4.2
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4.2
food
4.0
service
3.8
ambience
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (Birmingham)
1.0
Dined on February 24, 2017

I've visited Venti's Taphouse in the past and had great service and food, but this last visit was very disappointing. I was directed to sit at the bar with staff walking past me forever. No one approached me to take my order for some time. I finally ordered the Hawaiian and an orange drop drink. I also stated that I wanted the sweet chili sauce at the time of my order. The food came and was dropped off, no sweet chili sauce. I had to hunt someone down again to get what I needed. My drink was sour and no one checked on me. My Hawaiian had no cilantro, which I love. I mentioned it and the waiter stated the menu had changed. I stated I liked cilantro. Time passed and no cilantro. Waiter finally checked on me and I stated I still didn't have my cilantro and he replied "oh, did you want that?" Everything was a disaster! I was asked to write out my review so someone could contact me. I completed their form but nothing happened with it. There was no follow up from Venti's at all!

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JonS (Portland)
5.0
Dined on January 4, 2015

Great food, great beer selection and having a place for a kid to play while waiting for the food to come is a brilliant idea! Plus the kids mac and cheese must be the best because it is the only one in town that he will actually finish!

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CARmakazie (Portland)
5.0
Dined on October 21, 2014

I was amazed by how good this was! I had never heard of Venti's until I used the OpenTable app. It was super clean, well designed, and the service was incredible. Our waiter, Evan, helped us and his attitude was spot on. And when he brought us our meal, we were in heaven. Nothing was too greasy or saturated in salt to hide blandness; it all way just great food. I can't wait to head back over for another chance at the menu.

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luf2eat (Portland)
5.0
Dined on September 19, 2014

Excellent food and great service!! The beer cheddar soup was wonderful! My husband loved his fish tacos! I have eaten here many times before and have always had a great time!

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OpenTable Diner (Portland)
5.0
Dined on August 10, 2014

Venti's is my is our go to restaurant. Whether it's a birthday, we're just getting beers, or it's trivia night. Staff is fantastic and food is wonderful.

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OpenTable Diner (Portland)
4.0
Dined on July 24, 2014

I went with a work group after I made a reservation for 11. The food was delicious as usual. But the service and the server were particularly slow this time. Drinks took 10 minutes, food another 35 and the check took 10 minutes post-meal to process. If you are not on a time constraint, go with patience. If you are, you might want to call in your order ahead of time.

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vipDrfritz (San Francisco)
4.0
Dined on June 25, 2014

Stooped for lunch and enjoyed the food, beer, and service. I stayed with a burger, but my partner went for a salad with falafel in it; she liked it a lot. (My burger was also very good.)
They have a very good and broad selection of beers. They even have a selection of "sour" beers that I don't find often.

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Onatrip (Portland)
5.0
Dined on May 11, 2014

We had a reservation as it was Mother's Day, but we arrived early and they still seated us right away. The kids' menu had a lot of variety and both of my children enjoyed their selection. My husband and I were also pleased with the selection and the quality of our meal. Our server was very nice and friendly. He helped to be sure our dessert to-go order was correct. He could have been faster on the drink refills, but all in all it was a lovely lunch.

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Tyrant2424 (Portland)
5.0
Dined on May 6, 2014

I am often disappointed of my dinning experiences and because of this I have scaled back my out of the house dinners but this place never lets me down. Fantastic service, fantastic food for a fair price. That's all I ask and that is what I get at this place.

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sdavid (Portland)
5.0
Dined on April 4, 2014

We had a fantastic server Lara, who was very knowledge with both food and beer options. My wife is a picky beer drinker and Lara gave her a couple samples to try. Three of us had salmon fish tacos with the delectable mango chutney. The beer options are awesome with something for every food or mood. Very busy the night we went, but the food is definitely worth a couple more minutes.

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