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Holiday Parties for 2020

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From our Charcuterie & Cheese Trays to Zucchini and Parmesan Stuffed Mushroom Caps, we have all your favorite Fare to toast in the Holidays! Let Elephants do the cooking! Delivery or curbside pick up available. Our pickup locations include: -Elephants Delicatessen at NW 22nd -Elephants on Corbett (new pickup location!) -Elephants SE Portland Central Kitchen -Flying…

October NewsandSpecials

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October brings wind and rain to Portland, but it also brings Elephants Delicatessen’s warmest seasonal menu change and the beginning of the holidays. What's new at our stores Take a look at the new menu items that are available at all Elephants locations starting Monday, October 5th. Fall recipe with apples pepitas and apple cider…

Thanksgiving Menu

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We are now sold out online for Thanksgiving orders. But fear not! We'll still be selling select Thanksgiving items in our NW 22nd, Corbett, and Kruse stores starting Monday 11/23. From Applewood-smoked ham to Zucchini and Parmesan Stuffed Mushroom Caps, we have all your favorite Thanksgiving dishes. Let Elephants do the cooking!  Deliver or pick…

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…

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…

High Holidays Reheating Instructions

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Need to print the rehaeating instructions? Click here    

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…

Elephants Wins National Good Neighbor Award

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Good news! We recently won a national award for our community service efforts. The best part about the award is that we received $10K to donate to a PDX non-profit. And we chose one that supports low-income housing residents in downtown and NW Portland. The press release is below. See a video about Elephants Delicatessen…

Recipe: Elephants Cure Soup

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Click here to print! There's just something about a good chicken soup that is so comforting. We've been making this version for decades. A restorative mix of homemade chicken stock, tender chicken breast and vegetables infused with ginger, garlic, and lemongrass.  Makes 19 cups. Trust us: you want leftovers! Ingredients 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil…

February NewsandSpecials

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Say "Hello" to our re-usable Ele-Pail! An environmentally-friendly alternative to disposable containers, the Ele-pail can be filled with soup, macaroni and cheese, a deli salad from the case at NW 22nd, or a hot lunch special. Eat…rinse…refill...repeat... Make a $5 refundable deposit and you’re all set. Bring your rinsed Ele-pail back and get a fresh…

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