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Recipe: Caprese Pasta Salad Recipe

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We love everything Caprese. Caprese means "of Capri," as in Capri, the island off the coast of Italy. In its simplest salad form, Caprese consists of fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and basil. We use this combination in sandwiches, pasta salads, snack skewers, and even breakfast dishes like omelettes, scrambles and potato hash. This classic combination of…

Tomato Tart Recipe

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We first shared this classic Elephants Delicatessen recipe in the R.S.V.P. Letters to the Editor section of a June 1984 issue of Bon Appétit magazine. We sometimes serve tomato tarts in individual ramekins at our flagship store on NW 22nd, but this larger version is great for serving a group--and the perfect recipe to make…

Rosh HashanahandYom Kippur menus

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Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, and Yom Kippur, the day of atonement, are two of the holiest days of the Jewish calendar. Along with these days comes a special menu of celebratory foods like crown challah, beef brisket, apricot chicken, and matzo ball soup. This limited-time High Holidays menu is live and available for pickup and…

Delivery, pickup,andcurbside service options

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Elephants is open at seven locations. But we have a lot of ways you can enjoy your favorite Elephants food to enjoy at home or work, from contactless home delivery to curbside pickup to in-store pickup. Take a look at your options: Order online for delivery We offer contact-free delivery to your home and office!…

What’snewfor August

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Happy August, Portland! Summer may look a little different this year, but Dining al fresco remains one of the simplest and truest summertime pleasures. NEW! Al fresco entrées We have five new entrées on our delivery.pick-up menu that are perfect for a picnic lunch or dinner. -Bavette steak salad -Tuna Niçoise salad -Buttermilk fried chicken…

Planning a Wedding During COVID: 5 Questions

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You’re starting to plan one of the biggest days of your life. It is fun, exciting, and inspiring – but also confusing; especially during a global pandemic. Below we have answered the top 5 questions to ask yourself when planning a wedding (during COVID).     Q: What are our top priorities for our wedding day?  A: Take time to talk…

Staying SafeandHealthy

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Elephants Delicatessen strives to be the safest place to work and eat, which is why we’ve rolled out an enhanced health and safety program. We are incredibly proud of our team members who are working hard to implement these changes and taking care of each other and our customers. We routinely receive 100% on our…

Recipe: French Toast Casserole

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This French toast casserole features golden slices of our homemade English muffin bread (use whatever leftover bread you have on hand!) enriched with a blend of eggs, milk, and cream cheese, highlighted by blueberries, maple syrup, and hints of cinnamon and vanilla. It's delicious and it reheats beautifully. It's a great use for leftover bread…

Recipe: Buttermilk Fried Chicken

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Nothing says summer like buttermilk fried chicken, whether you eat it on a picnic blanket in your park or at your kitchen table. A longtime customer asked Chef Scott for Elephants recipe, and he shared it with her. So now we can share it with all of you. Let's make some fried chicken! Four servings…

Delivery Menu Reheating Instructions

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Visit the link below to view our reheating instructions for all items in our Delivery Menu! DeliveryMenu_ReheatingInstructions_August 10, 2020    

Elephants “Good Neighbor” Menu

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We’ve created a special Good Neighbor menu for individuals, businesses, and non-profits who want to donate food to vulnerable populations. View our menu online! Please email us directly if you'd like to place a delivery order using this menu. Download a PDF version of the Good Neighbor menu. Organizations we are currently supporting Looking for a…

We’re heretofeed you!

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We look forward to continuing to feed you in whatever ways we can. We will keep you updated in this space. ⁠ Thank you for your understanding and for your continued support. We've been serving this community for 40 years, and we plan on being around for many more. Please stay safe and take care…

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