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1220 Southwest 1st Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
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- Sunday: 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
- Monday: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
- Tuesday: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
- Wednesday: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
- Thursday: Closed
- Friday: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
- Saturday: 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
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4.6 of 5.0 from 54 reviews
price range:$26 to $50
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Veritable Quandary Reviews
Try their specials!
by Cathy C.
Can't go wrong with the king's breakfast!
by Kelly M.
Order the Soufflé at the beginning, it takes 45 mins to make and you definitely need to get it.
by Maciej S.
My standby. I am guaranteed a meal I love and good service. Rent the cellar for an intimate dinner with friends.
by Betsy M.
Get the sole entree and watermelon soebet!
by Lori K.
Definitely try the lavender lemon drop. You can't go wrong with any of the food. Staff is great, too!
Sit at the bar or on the patio, get the Osso Buco or the burger.
by Katie S.
It's beautiful outside. Go have dinner on their patio! The Hawaiian walu is so tasty!
by Kimmie N.
I've only been a few times for dinner, but will certainly be back for brunch on the patio. Can't go wrong with bacon-wrapped dates, spinach mushroom salad, Hawaiian Malu, and a Willamette Valley wine!
by Erin B.
Everything was fantastic at brunch. Cornbread! Pork belly hash!! Can't go wrong here. Great service, too.
by Ryan W.
Get the Bloody Mary. It's ridiculous.
Great place to eat, I went for brunch and it was delicious!
by Nick M.
Easy seating at the bar. Recommend the dessert cheese plate = delicious!
by Ashley P.
The burger and fries are the bomb diggity bomb!
by Becky L.
No happy hour :(
by Jamie O.
Pommum red...it's the tastiest of wines
by Becky L.
2 words Mimosa!
by Ty H.
Osso Bucco is the specialty
by Trevor C.
Try the chilaquiles from the brunch menu!
by Katrina D.
Great company and the Bacon wrapped dates are tasty
by Debbie H.
Ask to be seated in the wine room!
by Bob P.
The lavender lemon drop is absolutely divine.
by Courtney S.
Stylish place, great employees, fantastic atmosphere, excellent eggs Benedict, nice outside dining. You never know who will be here, & people are most friendly. Stop in & get your trend on until late.
by James H.
If you don't get the lamb shank, you're insane.
by Tom B.
The lamb is exquisite.
by Sara R.
Wait for the patio, it's worth it.
by kevin k.
You can't go wrong!! Everything is fantastic!
by Mirisu G.
If you're stopping by for brunch, be sure to order the VQ-8. It's the house Bloody Mary, absolutely out of this world.
by Andy M.
Brunch til 3, thank gawd
by Lauren D.
Try the Braised Lava Lake Lamb Shank!
by Wayne B.
Make sure to ask to sit in the wine cellar for intimate gatherings. Not as loud as the dining room, and amazing ambiance and service!
by Shannon H.
The bacon wrapped dates are so yummy!
by Ashlan C.
Order A Bloody Mary
by Brad C.
Brunch brunch brunch
by amy D.
I recommend the souffle for dessert. Takes extra time but it's delicious!
by Emily E.
Got the strip steak, expensive but worth every penny- the best strak iv ever had!
by Lyndsay E.
Found Duck Confit Spring Rolls as Yum. Try it and dish on it at http://dishonit.com
by Rowan F.
The Oregon Cod was some of the best cod I have had, the Widemer beer is a great local beer
by Marc S.
HH tomorrow with the ladies!
by Heather G.
Get the duck spring rolls -yum!
by fillelectrique d.
The house special bloody Mary is the best I've ever had! Tastes like more!
by Keith H.
Expensive, crowded and stuffy.
by Nicole C.
Catfish with the potatoes for brunch, that's it, that's all.
by Peter Y.
Incredible restaurant! 5 of 5 people in our party said it was their best meal of 2011! Highly recommend the Hawaii Walu!
by Stephanie D.
Order the chocolate souffle - it's amazing!
by Maria C.
Great service. Bartenders very nice. Great Vegie burger!
by Carolyn B.
They won't let you order two drinks at the same time ;(
by kimberley d.
Order two appetizers -- still filling, but great variety. I had the bacon-wrapped prawns and rabbit pate -- divine!
by Diana M.
Go to Veritable Quandary they have a fabulous patio! Even with the heat it is a great place to spit on our Willamette Pinot Noir!
by The Four Graces
The eggs benedict was the best I ever had. If you're a veggie, sub sauteed spinach instead of meat.
by Amanda W.
We didn't like the drinks, but the service was accommodating.
by Sarah S.
Food recs: spicy cashews, bacon wrapped dates, Heather's veggie burger (best veggie burger ever)
by Heather D.
Have lunch in the bar - reasonable prices, excellent food!
by Carlo D.
Best Benedict in town and the peanut butter pie is to DIE for!
by Lisa P.
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