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Best Seafood Restaurant in Portland?

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#1 Piper

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Posted 01 February 2017 - 10:03 AM

Hi,

 

I have business people coming to town next week.   They requested seafood for dinner.  Any ideas?   (preferably not Jake's - - too cliche).

 

THANK YOU!



#2 crepeguy

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Posted 01 February 2017 - 11:06 AM

Here are two new places for your consideration:
 
Jacqueline
 
http://www.jacquelinepdx.com/menu-2/
 
Headwaters:
 
http://www.headwaterspdx.com/menu/
 
I've only been to Jacqueline. I enjoyed it. 

#3 pwillen1

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Posted 02 February 2017 - 06:24 AM

go to Headwaters.

 

If you need a quieter space, South Park is serviceable.


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#4 ricechaz

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Posted 10 February 2017 - 09:26 AM

Slam dunk. the best is Roe but tough for large groups and usually you need a reservation well ahead of time. 


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#5 nomnom

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Posted 19 February 2017 - 02:59 PM

Roe for sure but I do not think they would be the best for large groups. It is generally a quiet and intimate experience there. I do not know about a large loud group gabbing business, you know? Not saying your group is loud or gabby. 

 

I think Jacqueline is a great idea. Really fantastic seafood. Still a small space but bigger than Roe and they had a large party (10?) in the center of the room last time I was there. 

 

Headwaters seems more "group business dinner" appropriate because it is downtown and in a large space, etc. but I personally like Jacqueline's food better. (Headwaters has great cold/raw bar stuff, but the cooked stuff and main entrees are kinda boring/predictable).