Mother's Bistro & Bar

(503) 464-1122 | View Website

212 SW Stark St, Portland, OR | Directions   97204

45.519957 -122.673734

Open Hours

Tuesday To Thursday From 07:00 AM To 02:30 PM Tuesday To Thursday From 05:30 PM To 09:30 PM Saturday From 09:30 PM To 02:30 PM Saturday From 05:00 PM To 10:00 PM Sunday From 09:00 AM To 02:30 PM

 
Restaurants, Bistros, Traditional American  more

More Cuisine: Italian

Price: $

Tags: Brunch, Family-Friendly Dining, Late Night Dining

Payment Methods: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Neighborhoods: Neighbors West - Northwest, Downtown

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Mother's Bistro & Bar
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Menu
Eggs, Two Eggs, Any Style, Two Eggs, Any Style, Grilled Portabella Mushroom Scramble, Omelet Du Jour, Mike's Special Scramble, Stuffed Frittata, Biscuit Breakfast, Pork Apple Sausage & Cheddar Cheese Scramble, Migas... more

Reviews for Mother's Bistro & Bar

Mother's Bistro & Bar
Recommends

This downtown darling is wildly popular with the brunch set and tourists, so beware the lines. I generally get the wild salmon hash.

Mother's Bistro & Bar
Recommends

Lisa, the owner & chef is very involved in her popular brunch spot & maybe that's why "It's like mother's cooking, but better," still.

Mother's Bistro & Bar
Recommends
5.0

I took my family here for an early morning Sunday breakfast and it was fabulous. Wonderful service, delicious food and so beautiful and classy inside. I don't necessarily recommend the corn flake french toast, but I can attest to everything else my family ordered, especially the eggs Benedict and waffle.

Mother's Bistro & Bar
Recommends
4.0

This recommendation speaks directly to the Velvet Lounge cafe/bar to the right as you enter Mother's. The black, ivory and gold tones and eye catching chandeliers set the scene for elevated casualness. Sit at the granite bar or in one of the cozy banquets. Coffee and pastry in the mornings followed up by cocktails and small bites in the afternoon.

5 months ago

This is my favorite place for breakfast on a sunday with my family. I enjoy going here very much. Long wait sometimes but worth the wait.

Recommends
over a year ago

Just moved to Portland and was so lucky to find this place. Aside from the wait, everything was just incredible. It'll be the place I bring family to when they visit.

over a year ago

Brunch: SO good. Get the crunchy french toast!

over a year ago

Food is ALWAYS amazing, staff ALWAYS amazing and atmosphere ALWAYS amazing. Cannot possibly go wrong. I like to go to the lounge and gawk at their pastry case.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

I love this place! Great food.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

This is a cute and classy establishment. The food is excellent and service is good. The decor is beautiful, vintage mirrors, chandeliers, lots of natural light. Brunch here is a must for anyone coming to/living in Portland.

Recommends
4.0
over a year ago

Oh so good – Awesome happy hour. $3 snack size food with your drinks? Sure I'll have a few.

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

Taking my business elsewhere – Recently went here for dinner and won't be returning. Food is mediocre at best. The primary (and only) seasoning appears to be salt, salt and more salt. Service was decent, but the food is terrible. An insult to mother's everywhere.

Recommends
4.0
over a year ago

Great Food – Our family usually goes for Sunday brunch. The food is always excellent and I just adore the Wild Salmon Hash. The line can be a little long though but it's well worth the wait.

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

There is a sign on the wall, "Be Nice or Leave." The staff should sincerely take this to heart. Really bad service from start to finish. I had called ahead of time to ask about a table and was told it was ok to come in at 5 pm. They neglected to say that we would need to sit in the bar. Well, that was ok, but not what we wanted. We had quite a few different people serving our table. All were rude. I don't say this lightly.

However, once the food got to our table, it was very good. I had chicken and dumplings which was delicious. My dinner-mate The portions are very large so the remaining was lunch the next day. The desserts are decent as well.

However, we won't be back. The servers, as well as the manager (or whoever that was) need a class in customer service. Badly.

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