Byways Cafe

Diner, Café
1212 NW Glisan St (NW 12th Ave)
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 221-0011
7:00am - 3:00pm
7:00am - 3:00pm
7:00am - 3:00pm
7:00am - 3:00pm
7:00am - 3:00pm
7:30am - 2:00pm
7:30am - 2:00pm



  • Guy Fieri, uncovered some retro cuisine at this neighborhood destination for locals and tourists alike.
  • Biscuits and gravy is absolutely delicious, but enough to feed 2.
  • Be sure to get some of the top-selling Corned Beef Hash, made with a combo of mustard, brown sugar and melted cheddar cheese.
  • Their burger is on of the best I've ever had! Go for it without hesitation!
  • Pleasantly surprised by all of the vegetarian breakfast options!
  • WW Cheap Eats 2011 favorites: the sunrise special ($7.95) and the sandwiches ($5.65-$9.50).
  • The Blue Corn Pancakes are great! But get the short stack, unless you have a huge appetite, they are delicious but dense.
  • Everything is amazing here!
  • yum! that may have been the best French dip I've had in a long time.
  • the raspberry scones are the best I've ever had. wow.
  • So American and so Portland at the same time. You cant go wrong with anything on the menu! Amazing service, reasonable prices, big portions. Thumbs up!!
  • Oh dear Lordy the biscuits and gravy were crazy good
  • Biscuits with gravy are awesome
  • Excellent breakfast, huge portions, and quick service.
  • Their homemade scones are delicious and the food was wonderful. Perfect for a quick and affordable breakfast. Guaranteed you wont leave hungry or dissatisfied
  • We had:Corned beef hash (mt. Rushmore): lots of flavor. The corned beef dry was leaner. 7/10Blue corn pancakes: tastes like corn bread pancake. For unusual pancakes 7/10
  • Nice service and a fun interior like a cool grandma's house, but the food was mediocre for the price.
  • Small but a lot of seats. Friendly staff and quality dinner food. The hash was tasty and substantial. Pretty good prices for a lot of food. Bathroom is through the kitchen to the right.
  • Hands down the best diner breakfast I had in my life. Worth to return to Foursquare after a couple of years just to say that. Corn beef hash.

Nearby places

1005 W Burnside St (at NW 10th Ave.)
539 NW 13th Ave (at NW Hoyt St)
1134 NW Glisan St