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3439 SE Belmont, Portland, OR 97214

503-232-7508 – Café/To Go

503-232-5525 – Office


For Starters….

Poutine (V & GF)     $4.25
A plate of seasoned shoestring fries smothered in cheese sauce & homemade gravy

Nachos (V & GF)     $5
House made corn tortilla chips with black bean chili, cheese sauce, diced tomato, cilantro & jalapeno

Chili-Cheese Fries (V & GF)     $5
Shoestring fries smothered in black bean chili, house made Queso sauce, topped with green onion

French Fries (V & GF)     $4 / $6
Hand cut & lightly seasoned! Real food takes a bit longer to cook but completely worth the wait!

“Tots” (V & GF)     $3/3.50
“CAJUN tots” – crispy tots tossed with spices…add $ .25
“MAC tots” – Cheese sauce, sour cream & green onion

Other Things

Choose from a 1/3 lb grass-fed beef or our homemade (V & GF) veggie burger; served on a pub bun; gluten-free bun available for an additional charge. Add tots, a cup of soup or chili for $1.75, a small salad or real fries for $2

The Firehouse* (V)     $7
Onions, jalapenos and bell peppers caramelized together; served w/ guacamole.

Sunshine Pesto Burger*     $7     
Avocado, tomato, Swiss cheese & basil pesto.

The Basic*     $6  w/cheese  $6.75
Served w/ lettuce, tomato, pickle spear & mayo (v).

Sweet Corn Tamales (V&GF)     $7
Three seasoned petite corn cakes cooked w/ jalapenos topped w/ salsa, guacamole, sour cream & green onions.

Reuben     $6.50
Dark rye stuffed w/ dill remoulade, tempeh, sauerkraut & Swiss cheese.

Toon’uh Samich     $ 7.75
Delicious chickpea – walnut salad w/ dill remoulade served in a rustic roll w/mayo (v), tomato & mixed greens.

Paradox Club  (V)     $7.95     
Toasted Good Seed bread piled high w/ layers of hummus, pesto, lettuce, tomato, tempeh & mayo (V).

The Goodfather (V)     $8.50
Marinated artichoke hearts & roasted red peppers on a rustic roll w/ basil pesto, red pepper –walnut spread & mayo (v); served w/ a side of marinara.

BBQ Bowl (V&GF)     $9
Roasted yams, greens, black beans, Orange-chipotle  BBQ’d chicken (v) & maple-corn muffin.

Meatloaf (V)     $8
Made with love (GF)! A perfect blend of mushrooms, tofu, beef (v), herbs & oats; served w/ veggies & herb & onion bread.

Mac’s (V)      *$7/8.50 
Garlic-bacon (V): Vegan Iron Chef Ultimate Mac & Cheese WINNER 2014!
Mediterranean: Artichoke hearts, spinach, roasted red pepper & tomato.
Pesto: Spinach, tomato & pesto-cheese sauce.
Mini-mart: Bacon, tomato & jalapeno.
*P.A.M: Macaroni pasta & cheesy goodness!
Add broccoli…..$1.50

Fresh & Fresh

Dressings (V):  Maple-Mustard, Sesame-Peanut, Lemon Tahini, Basil-Pesto Vinaigrette, Caesar, Dill Remoulade and Ranch.

Deluxe Green Salad (V&GF)     small – $4.25     large – $7
Mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, raw veggies, sunflower seeds & your choice of dressing on the side.

Solstice Spinach Salad (V&GF)     small – $4.25     large – $7.50
Spinach, dried cranberries, toasted walnuts, Fuji-apples, tomato, cucumber & feta (v). Maple-mustard dressing served on the side.

P-dox Taco Salad (GF)     small – $6     large – $8
Mixed greens served over fresh corn tortilla chips w/ black beans, seasoned taco meat (v), shredded cheese, salsa and sour cream.

Add chicken (V&GF) to any salad or wrap for $2!

Gimme-a-Beet (V&GF)     $8
Roasted beets, hazelnuts & walnuts tossed into mixed greens w/ dried cranberries, quinoa, apple & our house feta (V); your choice of dressing.

The Kale-raiser (V&GF)     $8.50
Kale, quinoa, napa cabbage, hummus, tempeh, roasted cashews tossed w/ lemon-tahini dressing.

Caesar BLT Wrap with Avocado (V)     $7
Mixed greens, tomato, avocado and bacon (V) tossed w/ Caesar dressing in a wheat tortilla.

The Teras Wrap (V)     $7.25
Spinach, tomato, cucumber, roasted peppers, feta (V) w/ basil vinaigrette & hummus in a wheat tortilla.

Island Wrap (V)     $8.50
Wheat tortilla stuffed w/ roasted yams, napa cabbage, black beans, brown rice & jerk chicken (v).


All of our soups & chili are made in house (V).

Soup of the Day         cup – $3     bowl – $4.75
Holy Mole’ Chili (GF)     cup – $3     bowl – $4.75
Soup & Salad         $8.25
A bowl of soup or chili, fresh bread and your choice of a small deluxe, Solstice or Greek salad.

Oh My Yum!

Served all day!

Cranberry-Hazelnut Whole Grain Pancakes (V)
Oregon hazelnuts & dried cranberries
1 cake – $4.35     2 cakes – $7.35     3 cakes – $8.75

Sweet Surrender Cakes (V)
Our whole grain batter, dark chocolate & toasted almonds
1 cake – $4.35     2 cakes – $7.35     3 cakes – $8.75

Solstice Corn Cakes (V&GF)
Fresh apples & toasted walnuts
1 cake – $4.35     2 cakes – $7.35     3 cakes – $8.75

No substitutions on pancake combos

Corn Cakes (V&GF)     Whole Grain Cakes (V)
1 cake               $4.25                                $4.25
2 cakes             $6.75                                $6.75
3 cakes             $8.25                                $8.25

Combine your favorite flavors to any pancake from the above ingredients or make “Happy Heart” pancakes by adding blueberries or bananas for $.50 each!

Earth Balance or butter served by request

Paradox Waffle*     $5
Scottish oats blended into a not-so-vegan, rich batter or try one of our vegan batters cooked waffle style! Yes, we have V & GF.

French Toast (V)     $7.75
Sprinkled w/ powdered sugar.

Biscuits & Gravy (V)     half – $2     full – $4  
“HOG”: Herb & Onion bread w/ Gravy…add $.75

HOG Pile: HOG w/ tofu, mushroom, onion & spinach     $8.50 

Paradox Breakfast

Served all day!

Basic Beginning* (V)     $4.75
Your choice of one egg; tempeh; tofu w/ breakfast potatoes or rice & your choice of toast.
Really hungry? Ask for the basic “doubled-up” for only $2!

Scrambles – served w/ potatoes & toast.     $9
The Dan-ver: Tofu, onion, bell pepper & “bacon”! (V)
Pesto: Tofu, veggies, onion, tomato, spinach & pesto. (V&GF)
Spitfire: Tofu, chipotle sausage, spinach, caramelized onion & peppers; served w/      sour cream. (V)

Belmont Combo*     $8.95
Choose a pancake, French toast or waffle.  Then, choose two side from: sausage, breakfast potatoes, veggies, one egg, tempeh or tofu.

Breakfast Burrito – The B&B remix (V)     $6
Tofu, potatoes, black bean chili, salsa & sour cream in a wheat tortilla.

The Belmont Bundle* (V)     $7.75
Veggies over a biscuit & gravy topped w/ your choice of egg, tofu or tempeh.

Have your tofu seasoned w/ Pdox “love dust” for just $.50!

Benedicts – Served w/ potatoes. (V)     $9
P-dox: Tofu & veggie sausage on thick-sliced sourdough w/ tree hugger hollandaise.
Pesto – Pesto: Sourdough /w pesto, tofu, mushroom, raw spinach & tomato w/ pesto hollandaise.

Country Comfort* (V)      $10.25/$10.75
A half order of our homemade biscuits & gravy, breakfast potatoes, your choice of egg, tempeh, or tofu, and your choice of veggies or sausage.

Rogue River Hash* (v)     $9
Roasted butternut squash, roasted yams, red potatoes, veggies, secret herbs & spices; served w/ two eggs, tofu or tempeh; served w/ toast.

Mt. Tabor Taters (V)     $9
Veggie sausage, caramelized onion, jalapenos & red peppers, mushroom and tofu scrambled w/ spinach over seasoned red potatoes topped w/ cheese sauce.

Veggie Bento* (GF) Formerly known as “Paradox Scramble”     $8.50
Blended veggies served over your choice of brown rice, quinoa or potatoes; topped w /your choice of egg, tofu or tempeh.
* Try it “curry style” – scrambled with Asian curry, raisins & toasted walnuts…add $1
* Sweet chili served by request!

On The Side

Fresh Fruit (when available)     cup – $3.50     bowl – $5
Add granola…$.75
Add raisins and nuts…$ .50

Side of Veggies     small – $4     large – $6.25
Paradox Potatoes     $3
One egg* / tofu / tempeh     $1.75 / $3 / $3.50
Sausage     $3.25 / $ 3.50 / $ 3.75
Veggie (V), smoked apple sage (V), chicken-apple (GF)

Homemade Breads     $2.25
Maple -Corn Muffins (GF), Herb & Onion or Wheat Biscuits

“Add” mushrooms     $1.50
Almond Gravy (V&GF)     $1.00 / $1.75
Queso/Mac Sauce (V&GF)     $.75 / $1.25
Toast     $1.75
Ciabatta, Sour Dough, Rye or Multi Grain.

Salsa (V&GF)     $.75 / $1.50
Sour Cream (V&GF)     $1/ $1.95
Cream Cheese (V&GF)     $ 1.50
Guacamole (V&GF)     $1.50 / $ 3.50
Basil Pesto (V&GF)     $ 1.25
Banana     $1.50
Peanut Butter     $.95    
Almond Butter     $1.25

We have special ways to “veganize” or make most anything “gluten-free” that is not prepared that way already, just let us know.

:) Thank you for your business! :)