Highest-rated cheap eats in Portland, Oregon, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Portland, Oregon, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Portland, Oregon that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Burgerville

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (350 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1135 NE M L King Blvd, Portland, OR 97232-2015
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#29. Brunch Box Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (122 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 620 SW 9th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2717
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#28. Ruby Jewel

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (116 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 3713 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227-1158
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#27. Alder Food Carts

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (69 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Fast Food
- Address: South West 9th Street South West Alder Street, Portland, OR 97205
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#26. Stumptown Coffee Roasters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (154 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 1022 SW Stark St, Portland, OR 97205-2610
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#25. Killer Burger

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (143 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 4644 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97213-2074
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#24. Lardo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (134 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 1205 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97205-2360
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#23. Cool Moon Ice Cream

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (112 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 1105 NW Johnson St, Portland, OR 97209-3062
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#22. Fried Egg I'm In Love

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (85 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 3549 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-5141
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#21. Life of Pie Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (126 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Pizza
- Address: 3632 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97227-1439
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#20. Little Big Burger

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (243 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 122 NW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3107
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#19. Sizzle Pie Central Eastside

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (336 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Italian
- Address: 624 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214-1217
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#18. Case Study Coffee

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (138 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 802 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2519
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#17. Frank's Noodle House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (276 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Chinese, Asian
- Address: 822 NE Broadway St, Portland, OR 97232-1216
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#16. Voodoo Doughnut

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (8,138 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 22 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2713
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#15. Veggie Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (225 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 508 SW Taylor St, Portland, OR 97204
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#14. Voodoo Doughnut Too

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (541 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 1501 NE Davis St, Portland, OR 97232-3012
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#13. Ruby Jewel Scoops West End

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (209 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 428 SW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2382
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#12. Nong's Khao Man Gai

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (224 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Fast Food
- Address: 609 SE Ankeny St Ste B, Portland, OR 97214-1210
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#11. Por Que No

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (282 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 3524 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227-1155
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#10. Luc Lac Vietnamese Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (545 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Asian
- Address: 835 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3005
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#9. Stumptown Coffee Roasters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (568 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 128 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2705
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#8. The Grilled Cheese Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (224 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1027 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-4533
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#7. Killer Burger

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (340 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 510 SW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-2543
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#6. Lardo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (442 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1212 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-3614
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#5. Pine State Biscuits

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,096 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 2204 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-5885
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#4. Por Que No

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (379 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 4635 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215-3168
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#3. The Waffle Window

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (330 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, Cafe
- Address: 3610 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-5144
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#2. Salt & Straw

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (377 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 2035 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-5847
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#1. Pip's Original

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (349 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 4759 NE Fremont St Ste C, Portland, OR 97213-1767
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