chalkboard signs and brick oven at Elephants Delicatessen at NW 22nd
Elephants Delicatessen at NW 22nd Avenue


Come hungry and leave happy. Whatever you're in the mood for, you'll find it freshly made from scratch at Elephants Delicatessen.


115 NW 22nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97210


Tel: 503.299.6304


  • Mon-Sat | 7am-7:30pm
  • Bar & grill | 7am-8:30pm
  • Sun | 8am-6:30pm

Happy Hours

  • Every Day | 3pm-6pm
We will be open on April 21st from 8am to 4pm in observance of Easter.

Northwest Oven & Grill

The oven and grill opens at 11:30am every day for lunch.

  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • dairy-free
  • wheat-free


  • Mama Leone's Soup

    Chicken breast, tomatoes, onion, celery, spinach, and cream with chicken stock

  • Tomato Orange Soup

    Tomatoes, orange, onion, thyme, cream, and a touch of butter

  • Wild Mushroom Soup

    Mushrooms, Madeira, vegetable stock, onion, butter, and cream with a hint of vinegar

  • Elephants Cure Soup

    Elephants’ chicken stock, chicken breast, carrots, onions, celery, and Serrano peppers

  • Fisherman's Favorite Soup New!

    Clams and bay shrimp, with fennel, leeks, onion, celery, green bell peppers, and tomatoes, simmered with saffron, thyme, and other spices

  • Potato Leek Soup New!

    A cream-based soup with potatoes and leeks, seasoned with chives and a touch of spice


dough made fresh daily

  • Pepperoni Pizza

    Pepperoni, mozzarella and pomodoro pizza sauce

  • Margherita Pizza

    Mozzarella, basil, garlic olive oil and pomodoro pizza sauce

  • Cheese Pizza

    Mozzarella and pomodoro pizza sauce

  • Italian Sausage & Mama Lil's Pepper Pizza

    Italian sausage, Mama Lil’s peppers, fennel, mozzarella, olive oil and pomodoro pizza sauce

  • Fig & Prosciutto Pizza

    Figs, prosciutto, arugula, blue cheese, mozzarella, mascarpone, garlic and scallions

  • Arugula Pizza New!

    Arugula, artichoke hearts, roasted tomatoes, mozzarella, mascarpone and garlic olive oil

Extras & Add-Ons

  • Pepperoni

  • Grilled Chicken

  • Sausage

  • Vegetable

  • Cheese

  • Split Pizzas

Cooked & Served in Cast Iron

  • Swiss Fondue

    Swiss, wine, garlic, nutmeg and pepper with our French baguette, Olympia Provisions sausage and apple slices

  • Chicken Pot Pie

    Chicken, carrots, fennel, celery, peas, potatoes, onion and creamy herb sauce topped with our housemade biscuit

  • 'Grown Up' Mac & Cheese

    Creamy mac & cheese with applewood-smoked bacon, caramelized onions, Parmesan, parsley and lemon zest breadcrumbs

  • Carolina Pulled Pork New!

    Roasted pork, BBQ sauce and tangy coleslaw on our sesame seed bun


  • Fried Chicken Sandwich

    Buttermilk fried chicken, ranch dip and pickles on our sesame seed bun; served with fries

  • Hamburger

    Angus beef, burger sauce, lettuce, tomato, onion and pickles on our sesame seed bun; served with fries

  • Mahi-Mahi Fish Sandwich

    Grilled mahi-mahi, lettuce, Cuban dressing and coleslaw on our sesame seed bun. Served with fries and a pickle spear

  • Black Bean Burger

    Black bean burger, pepper jack, chipotle BBQ sauce, lettuce, tomato, pickle and onion on our sesame seed bun. Served with fries

  • Classic Pastrami Reuben

    Pastrami, sauerkraut, Russian dressing and Swiss on our dark rye. Served with potato salad and a pickle spear

  • Baja Fish Tacos

    Grilled mahi-mahi, mango pico de gallo, Cuban sauce, lettuce and cabbage on flour tortillas

  • Grilled Quesadilla

    Cheddar jack, cilantro, scallions and green chiles in a flour tortilla, served with sour cream and Cabo sauce.

  • Mahi-Mahi Fish & Chips

    With tartar sauce and lemon

  • Fried Calamari

    With lemon and tartar sauce

  • Chicken Strips

    With fries, chipotle BBQ sauce and garlic ranch dip

  • Bistro Burger

    Angus beef, bacon, onion, mayonnaise, blue cheese and arugula on our sesame seed bun. Served with fries

  • Grilled Portobella Reuben New!

    Portobella mushroom, Swiss, sauerkraut and Russian dressing on our dark rye. Served with potato salad and a pickle spear

  • Tuscan Chicken Sandwich New!

    Chicken breast, arugula, roasted red pepper, artichoke hearts and mozzarella with pesto aioli on our focaccia; add fries for $2

Extras & Add-Ons

  • Extra Patty

  • Bacon

  • Avocado

  • Cheese

  • Gluten-Free Bun

  • Side Sauce


  • French Fries

    With chipotle BBQ and burger sauce

  • Garlic Fries

  • Sweet Potato Tots

    With chipotle dip


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