Cafe at the J

with The Best (and Only) Kosher Cafe in Town!
Call us - 503.535.3630

Cafe at the J is Portland's only kosher dairy restaurant certified by Oregon K and offers sandwiches, soups, salads, pizza, falafel, pasta, bagels, and more! It is located inside the MJCC. Surf the net while you enjoy the new cafe. We offer free wireless Internet access.

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Some of our great regular items include daily seasonal home made soups and special salads, baked goods, pasta specials, fish specials, yogurt parfaits, fresh fruit and, of course, your favorite coffee drink.

Our regular menu offers a variety of breakfast options, as well as salads and sandwiches to entice you along with power bars, sports drinks and waters to satisfy your post-workout needs.

Stop by and see us or call in your order and we'll have it ready for you.

The Kosher cafe is open:

Sunday: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm (limited menu)
Monday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm; 5:30 - 8:00 pm (meat)
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm (depending upon Shabbat times)
Saturday: Closed

Orders for Challah and Bagels must be received by Tuesday for pick-up on Friday. Cafe information: 503.535.3630.

Cafe at the J Dinner Menu Tuesday, Aug. 14, 5:30 - 8:00 pm

Summer Vegetable Minestrone
Fresh Olive & Herb Focaccia
Chopped Summer Salad
Vegetable Ratatouille
Spinach Salad with Roasted Peppers, Olives, Pine Nuts & White Beans with
a Lemon Vinaigrette
Savory Red Bliss Potato Salad
Soft Polenta

Buffet Only $12.95

Main Course
Braised Beef Sugo with Fresh Tagliatelle with Blistered
Tomatoes & Parsley ~ $25.75
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Tomatoes, Roasted Eggplant, Roasted Peppers, Capers & Basil & a Balsamic Glaze ~ $23.75
Pan Seared Salmon with Bronzed Fennel, Crimini Mushrooms, Capers & White Wine with Fresh Tagliatelle ~ $23.75

For the kids ~ Hot Dog with Fries ~ $6.75

Burger with Lettuce, tomato, fried onions, café remoulade
& french fries
a la carte @ $14.00 with buffet @ $22.00

Prime Rib Steak
including Buffet

Split plate charge ~ $3.50

There will be an 18% service charge added to the bill for
tables of 6 and over.

Coffee Happy Hours

Weekdays from 2:30 - 3:30 pm all coffee drinks at the Cafe at the J are HALF OFF! It’s Coffee Happy Hour! Get that afternoon “pick-me-up” or decaf. See you there!

For more information call the cafe directly at 503.535.3630.
Cafe at the J is owned and operated by Allen Levin.
Cafe at the J is under the supervision of Oregon K.