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The Old Spaghetti Factory

0715 SW Bancroft St. (Macadam Blvd.) Send to Phone
503-222-5375 | Menu
The original location of a national chain; large portions of Italian-American food are the norm.
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4.5 rating over 4 reviews

The Old Spaghetti Factory Restaurant Review

: The corporate headquarters of The Old Spaghetti Factory are located right in the heart of residential Portland, in this imposing building that is also home to a restaurant decorated with stained glass, ornate antiques and fringed lamps. Portions are massive and the food quality is consistent. Choose from pastas with marinara, clam sauce, meat sauce or, most interestingly, brown butter with mizithra cheese, a sharp Greek cheese similar to Parmesan. Dishes such as lasagna and crab ravioli in Alfredo sauce, along with a few salads and sandwiches, round out the menu. All entrées are served with salad, bread, beverage and ice cream. The extensive kids' menu offers a wide range of pastas and a complete meal option. At the other end of the spectrum, there's a "senior menu" with smaller entrées. During the wait for a table, grown-ups may enjoy the upstairs bar while youngsters can hang out in the game room or playroom. A stroll along the river afterward is a good way to burn all the carbs. Also located at 12725 SE 93rd Ave., Clackamas, 503-653-7949; and 18925 NW Tanasbourne Dr., Hillsboro, 503-617-7614.

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