100% of 8 votes say it's Celiac friendly

1615 SE 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97214 Directions

Reported to be doing delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Teote has delicious entrees and almost everything is gluten free. Their arepas are incredible.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 2 weeks ago read full review

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I haven’t seen this on a review before so I wanted to let everyone know - they aren’t certified gluten free because the corn they source is from a facility that also produces wheat. I ate here and didn’t have a reaction and all the other reviewers seem to agree - it’s safe. There is just an off chance of cross contamination because of the supplier.

Safety


Is ALL the food in this establishment gluten-free?

— All food is gluten free, some drinks may not be gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 3 weeks ago read full review

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Loved this place! Great food and fantastic atmosphere. The flavors were so great, just wish I could live closer.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 8 months ago read full review

Gluten Free Features

  • Appetizers
  • Arepas
  • Beer
  • Celiac Friendly
  • Dedicated Kitchen Space
  • Gluten Free Menu

Categories

  • Dairy-Free Friendly
  • Delivery
  • Happy Hour
  • Late Night
  • Latin
  • Lunch
  • Nut-Free Friendly
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Restaurant
  • Soy-Free Friendly
  • Vegan Friendly

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They told me it was a gluten-free facility other than the beer! Excellent atmosphere! Good selection of ciders. If you have a big appetite, skip the bowls and go with the plate. The bowls are pretty small for the price. I had the steak plate. It was pretty good.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 8 months ago read full review

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Food was very acidic and salty without much to balance those flavors. Environment was really cool with a covered patio with fire pit. So we may come back and try something different. Or just hang out for drinks.

Updated 8 months ago read full review

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One of my fave GF places to eat or drink at. They have a variety of spaces and are fairly classy so I've done well with dates here.

I liked the bowls and arepa bowls but lately the nachos and arepitas have my attention! Affordable and delicious. Also there's a full bar with lots of mezcal and tequila. Patio is great when it's warm but a bit chilly in the winter, so dress wisely.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 8 months ago read full review

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100% gf restaurant. Food was decent, but wasn’t wowed.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Not celiac

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Cannot recommend this place enough! We are local to Portland and go here regularly. Almost everything on their menu is safe, and it’s easy to also get dairy-free. Their sangria is the bomb, and I love their arepas! But the coolest part is the amazing patio out back. With a fire pit and a convenient bar, it’s the perfect hangout spot anytime of year. We frequently choose this restaurant for casual get-togethers. It checks all the boxes!

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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100% gluten free facility, amazing food and great margaritas

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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Amazing food!! This place is definitely going to be one of my regular places when I make it to Portland. And I love how friendly the staff is.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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The food was pretty good. The plantain starter was cold on the inside so clearly not freshly fried which was disappointing. The El Diablo meat was really rich but delicious! The smoked pollo and brisket were both well-seasoned but a bit dry in the bowl without any sort of sauce or extra veggie. The chorizo is the only thing made off site that they can't guarantee is Celiac-safe.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Delicious food, great cocktails, festive atmosphere. Fairly meat-heavy menu, but some good vegetarian options too.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Exceptional food. Try the spicy queso dip!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Amazing! Walking in it just smelled so good. Friendly staff, cool atmosphere, great food. Everything is gluten free. I'll be back!

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Teote rules. Awesome food. Good atmosphere. Celiac safe.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Gluten free facility and no soy in anything. We asked for dairy on the side and they didnt butter our Aparitas, and gave us a bowl on the side. So aware and informational. The owner can’t have gluten so he gets it! The smoked Apollo chicken , and El Diablo pork are the best tasting meats I’ve ever had. We had the el Cana platter. Incredible

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Everything gluten free except the beer

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Eaten here many times over the last few years whenever I visit PDX, and every time is delicious and I’ve never had a reaction. The owner himself can’t eat gluten, so he takes it seriously. There is a disclaimer on the website about possible cross-contamination from the masa production side, but there’s never been an issue for me and I think it’s more a CYA than a real risk; everything at the restaurant is totally gluten-free. So good, non-GF people I introduce this place to keep coming back. Agua frescas are delicious and the smoky queso dip is the best thing I’ve eaten in a long time.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Amazing Good! We have eaten there several times and I have never gotten sick. Love their food.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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As a celiac, based on the reviews we intended to avoid the arepas just in case. However, we asked exactly which masa brands they used and were told a mix of P.A.N. and Bob's Red Mill, both of which we knew to be safe. We had the Teote plate with smoky pollo and it was unique and delicious and I did not get glutened. This is a casual place. Would absolutely go there again.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Great spot with fun atmosphere. We ordered the La Cena which was a huge platter with buttered arepas, choice of meats, rice/beans, cabbage slaw and salad. Absolutely delicious! Great value for high quality food. No gluten aside from beer in the place.

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Great food, fast friendly service. The whole restaurant is 100% gluten free. I haven't tried the arepas yet because masa corn flour is typically contaminated with gluten. The restaurant explains this on their site and says proceed with caution. Super impressive because most people don't know that. I had the ama bowl with smoky pollo. It was delicious and I felt great after. I have celiac and I will definitely be back.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Was so good I have eaten here twice and will be going back for more before I leave the area. Ordered take out. Also, they are dedicated and definitely celiac safe as I am extremely sensitive and had no reaction either time.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I have Celiac and no reaction. Of course I told the waitor like I do at any restaurant and he told me I could eat anything on the menu. Their food is amazing and they have many gluten free ciders. Plus many dishes can be made dairy free or vegan. Will eat here again for sure.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Horrible! This place food tastes like dog meat. I woke up sick this morning. Expensive for the food that you get. I really wanted to like this place but it was horrible. Not sure if anyone who worked there was from Venezuela, everyone I saw was white. Just a pretentious Portland restaurant banking on the gluten free fad without knowledge of what celiacs is.

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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This place is great! We stayed in Portland for 8 days and visited here twice - we had to go back for more!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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This is the BEST gluten free restaurant I have been to and I have to eat gluten free (not a lifestyle option). The food is incredibly flavorful. The arepas are a must if you are gluten free/celiac -- an absolute must. If you visit Portland and must have a gluten free diet, visit this place. You will not be disappointed. (my brother who is NOT gluten free found this place for me and he LOVES IT and will return with his wife).

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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Not a dedicated gluten free facility! Says so on their menu and that cross contamination could happen. Woke up dizzy today so I'm pretty sure it's from eating here last night. Only place I ate out. Wouldn't recommend to my fellow auto immune ppl.

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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Such a fantastic place. Good food and a great atmosphere. Outdoor seating a fire pit in the back. And they have Ground Breaker beer on tap.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Amazing. One of my faves!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Delicious! No soy in their food which is awesome! Highly recommended this place!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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Celiac friendly but not great food options for kids.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Great food, no issues.

Updated 5 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The arepas were next level. I can't decide which one was my favorite, they all are fire.

Updated 5 years ago read full review

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Delicious flavorful food. I believe everything is gluten free. Super knowledgeable about Gluten

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 5 years ago read full review

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Yum! Such great food every time! Can't say enough about the El Diablo meat choice... so good. I'm not celiac, but I'm pretty gluten-sensitive and have trouble with cc - never been an issue for me here. Go! Get the El Diablo Teote Plate!

Updated 5 years ago read full review

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The corn cakes and guacamole are wonderful.

Updated 5 years ago read full review

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Delicious and affordable with an amazing patio on the 2nd floor.

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Amazing food, fantastic patio.

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Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Great outdoor seating, and phenomenal food and drinks. On the short list of favorite places in Portland!

Updated 6 years ago read full review

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Yummy dinner. My daughter wanted to eat all my chicken.

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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My favorite! Great atmosphere (upstairs) and great GF food. Many happy sighs from me. The El Diablo is the best. Also be sure to get the plantains.

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Everything is gluten free! Yummy food. Be sure to go up stairs for better atmosphere. In better weather there in a garden to sit in. The corn cakes were great - can't wait to try the gluten free mole sauce.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Great flavors, cute space. Extra bonus that it's safe!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

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wow this place is SOOO nice. lots of seating, great outdoor space, cool bar. my wife is GF and this place has no gluten at all. Will definitely come back.

Updated 7 years ago read full review

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