Mother's Bistro & Bar

American, Breakfast & Brunch •
5.0 out of 5 stars 

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Available at 8:00 AM
  • Breakfast Menu
    8:00am to 2:30pm
  • Lunch Menu
    11:30am to 2:30pm
  • Dinner Menu
    5:30pm to 9:00pm

Eggs

Egg dishes (except where noted and biscuit breakfast) are made with three eggs and served with whole wheat toast and potatoes, unless potatoes are included in dish.
Grilled Portabello Mushroom Scramble
Grilled portabellas marinated in garlic, olive oil and balsamic vinegar, scrambled with eggs, fres...
$12.95
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Denver Omelet
With onions, peppers, ham and cheddar cheese
$11.95
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Wild Salmon Hash
With leeks, potatoes and a touch of cream. Served with two eggs any style
$14.95
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Tofu Hash
Sauteed tofu with onions, peppers, garlic, tomatoes, spinach, mushrooms and potatoes, topped with...
$11.95
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Two Eggs Any Style
$8.95
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Biscuit Breakfast
Homemade buttermilk biscuits topped with country sausage gravy, served with two eggs any style
$11.95
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Pork Apple Sausage & Cheddar Cheese Scramble
Eggs scrambled with pork apple sausage and cheddar cheese
$11.50
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Migas
Eggs, corn tortillas, Jack cheese, onions and peppers, scrambled together, topped with chipotle so...
$11.95
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Mike's Special Scramble
Eggs scrambled with prosciutto ham, roasted garlic, fresh tomatoes, basil and provolone cheese
$11.95
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Stuffed Frittata
Open-faced omelet with bacon, cheddar cheese and potatoes topped with sour cream and green onions
$11.95
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Greek Frittata
An open-faced omelet with fresh spinach, garlic, fresh tomatoes, feta cheese and Kalamata olives
$12.95
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From the Griddle

Buttermilk Pancakes
Two made-from-scratch fluffy pancakes
$8.95
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Belgian Waffle
Crispy on the outside moist on the inside
$7.95
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Crunchy French Toast
Thick slices of challah (egg) bread, dipped in cornflakes and grilled golden brown
$8.95
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Bob's Red Mill Oatmeal
Slow-cooked with brown sugar and cream
$7.50
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Other Yummy Delights

Breakfast Nachos
Roasted red potatoes sauteed with bacon, caramelized onions and a touch of cream, topped with melt...
$9.95
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Bagel & Cream Cheese
Toasted locally made bagel with a side of cream cheese
$4.95
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House-Cured Lox Platter
Our very own cured salmon, served with cream cheese, red onions, capers, tomatoes and toasted bagel
$15.95
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Fresh Fruit
$2.95
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Sides

One Egg
$1.95
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Two Eggs
$2.95
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Ham
$4.95
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Pork-Apple Sausage
$3.95
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Honey-Cured Bacon
$3.95
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Chicken-Apple Sausage
$4.95
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Toast
$1.95
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Homemade Buttermilk Biscuit
$1.95
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Roasted Potatoes
$3.95
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Peanut Butter
$1.95
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Yogurt
$2.50
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House - Made Salsa
$1.95
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Pure Maple Syrup (2oz)
$1.95
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Pure Maple Syrup (4oz)
$3.90
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Desserts

Devil's Food Cake
A rich, moist chocolate cake topped with a chocolate ganache (chocolate truffle) frosting, served...
$7.95
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Soup & Starters

Hummus Plate
A dip of garbanzo beans, garlic and sesame served with sliced tomatoes, spicy chili paste, Kalamat...
$8.95
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Fried Calamari
Crispy calamari served with sweet and sour garlic sauce
$10.95
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Belle's Chicken Noodle
$4.95
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Matzoh Ball Soup
$4.95
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Chopped Liver
Like pate-my-mother's recipe- made with slowly sautéed chicken livers and onions. Served with asso...
$4.95
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Irish Nachos
Roasted red potatoes, sauteed with bacon, caramelized onions and a touch of cream, topped with mel...
$9.95
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Salmon Rillettes
A spread of fresh and smoked wild salmon with finely diced red onions, capers, herbs, spices and h...
$5.95
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Carlton Farms Pulled Pork Quesadilla
Slow-cooked natural pork in a flour tortilla with caramelized onions and Monterey Jack cheese, top...
$8.50
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Fried Ravioli
Ricotta cheese-filled, tossed with herbs and spices, topped with Parmesan cheese, served with toma...
$9.95
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Pierogi
Homemade potato-filled dumplings, topped with sauteed onions and sour cream
$9.95
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Hummus & Greek Salad Combo
The best of both worlds
$10.95
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Salads

Mexican Chopped Salad
Julienne Romaine lettuce, grilled marinated chicken breast, tomatoes, red onion, avocado, cheddar...
$9.95
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Greek Salad
Tomatoes, Kalamata olives, feta cheese and red onion on a bed of Romaine lettuce tossed with celer...
$8.95
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House Salad
Organic field greens with cranberries, feta cheese, sunflower seeds and red onions, lightly tossed...
$7.95
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BLT Salad
Bacon, Boston lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and homemade croutons with blue cheese dressing
$7.95
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Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce tossed in a lemon, anchovy, olive oil and garlic dressing topped with Parmesan che...
$7.95
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Cobb Salad
Romaine lettuce, grilled chicken breast, sliced egg, avocado, tomatoes, blue cheese and bacon
$12.95
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Classic Salads

Served on a bed of poppy seed-dressed greens or as a sandwich on a whole wheat bread with lettuce.
Tuna Salad
With red onion, celery, pickle and homemade mayonnaise
$8.95
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Faith's Chicken Salad
With pulled chicken, grapes, celery, roasted pecans, poppy seeds, sour cream, mayonnaise and a tou...
$8.95
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Hot Sandwiches

Sandwiches served with pasta salad and a pickle (except where noted). Nearly everything is made from scratch—even our mayonnaise (with pasteurized yolks).
Benny's Chicken
Marinated and grilled chicken breast topped with melted cheddar cheese on a potato roll with spicy...
$10.95
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Dungeness Crab Cake
Our "$15,000" crab cakes filled with green onions, celery and bacon, pan-fried and served on a pot...
$14.95
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Mother's Reuben
Slow-cooked corned beef brisket or turkey on grilled country bread with melted Swiss cheese, sauer...
$11.95
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Grilled Portabella Mushroom
Portabella mushroom marinated in garlic, olive oil and balsamic vinegar grilled and served on a gr...
$9.95
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Natural Angus Beef Meatloaf
All-natural beef meatloaf on a white or whole wheat bread with mayonnaise, lettuce and tomato
$9.95
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Grilled Ham & Swiss Panini
Shaved ham on grilled country bread with melted Swiss cheese and stone ground mustard mayonnaise
$9.95
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Natural Angus Beef Burger
Grilled all-natural 1/3 pound burger on a potato bun with mayonnaise, lettuce, tomato and red onio...
$11.95
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Carlton Farms Pulled Pork Panini
Slow-cooked natural pork, sautéed onions and peppers, fresh garlic aioli and melted provolone picc...
$9.95
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Cold Sandwiches

Sandwiches served with pasta salad and a pickle (except where noted). Nearly everything is made from scratch—even our mayonnaise (with pasteurized yolks).
Ham & Cheese Sandwich
Thinly sliced ham and Swiss cheese on white or whole wheat bread with dijonnaise, lettuce and tomato
$9.95
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Corned Beef Special
Thinly sliced slow-cooked corned beef, cole slaw and Thousand Island dressing on rye bread
$10.95
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Veggie Sandwich
Lettuce, tomato, red onions, avocado, cheddar cheese, toasted walnuts and mayonnaise on whole whea...
$8.95
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Chopped Liver
Like pate-my-mother's recipe- made with slowly sauteed chicken livers and onions, on toasted chall...
$9.95
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Fresh Roasted Turkey Breast
House-roasted turkey breast, Swiss cheese, dijonnaise, lettuce and tomato on a white or wheat bread
$9.95
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Soup & Salad
Cup of soup with a house salad
$10.95
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Soup & Sandwich
Cup of soup with half a meatloaf, chopped liver, turkey, ham, veggie, tuna or chicken salad sandwich
$10.95
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Lunch Entrées

Vegan Stir Fry, Two Ways
Tofu, peppers, onions, broccoli, mushrooms and zucchini, stir fried with your choice of Thai green...
$13.95
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Grilled Wild Salmon or Chicken Bento
Grilled wild salmon or chicken breast, steamed jasmine rice, steamed broccoli and gluten-free swee...
$12.95
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Cheddar Cheese "Macaroni & Cheese"
Varying pastas with a simple yet cheesy sauce
$12.95
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Desserts

Devil's Food Cake
A rich, moist chocolate cake topped with a chocolate ganache (chocolate truffle) frosting, served...
$7.95
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Soups, Starters & Small Plates

Fried Calamari
Crispy calamari served with sweet and sour garlic sauce
$10.95
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Hummus Plate
A dip of garbanzo beans, garlic and sesame served with sliced tomatoes, spicy chili paste, Kalamat...
$8.95
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Belle's Chicken Noodle
$4.95
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Matzo Ball Soup
$4.95
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Pierogi
Hand-made potato-filled dumplings, topped with sautéed onions and sour cream
$9.95
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$15,000 Dungeness Crab Cake
Filled with green onions, celery and bacon, pan-fried, served with creole mustard sauce and cole s...
$6.95
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Hummus & Greek Salad Combo
The best of both worlds
$10.95
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Three Sliders
Mini sandwiches served on a potato roll: pulled chicken, barbecue sauce and cole slaw, burger with...
$12.95
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Salmon Rillettes
A spread of fresh and smoked wild salmon with finely diced red onions, capers, herbs, spices and h...
$5.95
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Fried Ravioli
Ricotta cheese-filled, sprinkled with herbs and spices topped with Parmesan cheese and served with...
$9.95
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Carlton Farms Pulled Pork Quesadilla
Slow-cooked natural pork in a flour tortilla with caramelized onions and Monterey Jack cheese, top...
$8.50
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Chopped Liver
Like pate-my-mother's recipe-made with slowly sauteed chicken livers and onions, served with assor...
$4.95
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Grilled Portabella Mushroom
Portabella mushroom marinated in garlic, olive oil and balsamic vinegar grilled and served with or...
$7.95
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Irish Nachos
Roasted red potatoes sautéed with bacon, caramelized onions and a touch of cream, topped with melt...
$9.95
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Salads

Mexican Chopped Salad
Julienne Romaine lettuce, grilled marinated chicken breast, tomatoes, red onion, avocado, cheddar...
$9.95
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Greek Salad
Tomatoes, Kalamata olives, feta cheese and red onion on a bed of Romaine lettuce tossed with celer...
$8.95
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House Salad
Organic field greens with feta cheese, sunflower seeds, cranberries and red onions, tossed in bals...
$7.95
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BLT Salad
Bacon, Boston lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and homemade croutons with blue cheese dressing
$7.95
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Cobb Salad
Romaine lettuce, grilled chicken breast, sliced egg, avocado, tomatoes, blue cheese and bacon
$12.95
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Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce tossed in a lemon, anchovy, garlic dressing topped with Parmesan cheese and homema...
$7.95
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Entrées

Chicken & Dumplings
Slow-stewed chicken (mostly white meat) with herbed dumplings
$16.95
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Slow-Cooked Pot Roast
Natural beef braised over five hours, served with a rich and velvety gravy, mashed potatoes and as...
$19.95
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Mom's Meatloaf & Gravy
Made with natural angus ground beef and sauteed aromatic vegetables, served with gravy, mashed pot...
$18.95
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$15,000 Dungeness Crab Cake
Filled with local crab, green onions, celery and bacon, served with creole mustard sauce, cole sla...
$19.95
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Vegan Stir Fry, Two Ways
Tofu and vegetables (peppers, onions, broccoli, mushrooms, zucchini, carrots, green onions) stir-f...
$14.95
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Carlton Farms Pork Loin Medallions
Tender slices of pan-seared natural pork simmered with beer and caramelized onions served with mas...
$18.95
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Chicken Fried Chicken
Crispy buttermilk and spice marinated chicken breast topped with country gravy, served with mashed...
$18.95
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Carlton Farms Pulled Pork
Slow-cooked natural pork topped with country gravy (or gluten-free homemade bourbon barbecue sauce...
$17.95
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Steak Frites
Grilled St. Helen's beef rib-eye steak topped with garlic butter, served with made-from-scratch fr...
$24.95
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Grilled Wild Salmon or Chicken Bento
Grilled wild salmon or chicken breast, steamed jasmine rice, steamed broccoli and gluten-free swee...
$12.95
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Sides

Cheddar Cheese Macaroni & Cheese
$7.95
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Sautéed Spinach
$4.95
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Braised Seasonal Greens
$4.95
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French Fries with Spicy Aioli
$4.95
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Cole Slaw
$3.50
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House Salad
$4.95
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Smashed Potatoes
$4.95
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Sautéed Seasonal Vegetables
$4.95
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Plates of Three (3) Sides
$14.50
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Desserts

Devil's Food Cake
A rich, moist chocolate cake topped with a chocolate ganache (chocolate truffle) frosting, served...
$7.95
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About Mother's Bistro & Bar

(503) 464-1122 • 212 SW Stark St, Portland, OR 97204

Mother's serves comfort food classics made from scratch, perfected in the hands of four star restaurant-trained chef Lisa Schroeder. With melt-in-your-mouth biscuits, pot roast, chicken & dumplings and a decadent, different macaroni & cheese daily, home cooking is elevated to high art for breakfast, lunch & dinner.