Welcome to Paradox Café

3439 SE Belmont, Portland, OR 97214
503-232-7508 – Café/To Go
503-232-5525 – Office


We want to provide you with foods cooked fresh when you order. Our goal is to offer you a quality product & service at a reasonable price. Blessings!

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

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Mon - Fri 9am to 3pm
Sat - Sun 8:30am to 4pm

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Entree Menu ~ Appetizer Menu ~ Drink Menu

Served all day!

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

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 $2.25!

Eastbank: Tofu, veggies, onion & garden sausage w/ arugula pesto. (V&GF)

Veggie*: Choose 1: tofu, tempeh, egg; our house veggies topped w/ green onions; served with potatoes or rice. [V&GF]
Try it “curry style” – scrambled with Asian curry, raisins & toasted walnuts…add $1

Lovejoy: Tofu, bacon, onion & spinach served over grilled herb & onion w/ almond gravy.

Choose a pancake, French toast or waffle. Then, choose two sides from: sausage, breakfast potatoes, veggies, one egg, tempeh or tofu.

Tofu, potatoes, black bean chili, salsa & sour cream in a wheat tortilla.

Veggies over a biscuit & gravy topped w/ your choice of egg, tofu or tempeh.

P-dox: Tofu & veggie sausage on thick-sliced sourdough w/ Tree Hugger hollandaise.
PJ: Tofu, veggies, tomato & spinach on sourdough w/ pepperjack sauce.

A corncake w/ black bean chili & your choice of eggs, tofu or tempeh; topped with sour cream, guacamole & salsa!

A half order of our homemade biscuits & gravy, breakfast potatoes, your choice of egg, tempeh, or tofu, & your choice of veggies or sausage.

Veggie sausage, caramelized onion, jalapenos & red peppers, mushroom and tofu scrambled w/ spinach over seasoned red potatoes topped w/ cheese sauce.

Served all day!

No substitutions on pancake combos.

Earth Balance or butter served by request.

Oregon hazelnuts & dried cranberries

Our whole grain batter, dark chocolate & toasted almonds

Fresh apples & toasted walnuts

Almond butter & Oregon berry compote

1 cake $4.50/$4
2 cakes $7.50/$7
3 cakes $8.25/$7.75

1 cake $4.45
2 cakes $7.50
3 cakes $8.25

Combine your favorite flavors to any pancake from the above ingredients or make “Happy Heart” pancakes by adding blueberries or bananas for $.25 each!

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.

Sprinkled w/ powdered sugar.

“HOG”: Herb & Onion bread w/ Gravy…add $1

Dressings (V): Lemon Tahini, Caesar, Sun Dried Tomato Vinaigrette, Seasame-Ginger, Dill Remoulade, and Ranch.

Add chicken (V&GF) to any salad or wrap for $1.50!

Mixed greens w/ tomato, cucumber, pepita seeds & your choice of dressing on the side.

Spinach, dried cranberries, toasted walnuts, Fuji-apples, tomato, cucumber & feta (v). Your choice of dressing served on the side.

Mixed greens tossed w/ black bean chili, seasoned taco meat (v), shredded cheese & salsa. Finished w/ sour cream, green onion & house-made corn tortilla chips.

Our house made Caesar dressing tossed with a blend of greens, avocado, tomatoes, Fuji apples, roasted red peppers, green onion & corn “croutons”.

Kale, quinoa, napa cabbage, hummus, tempeh, roasted cashews tossed w/ lemon-tahini dressing.

Mixed greens, tomato, avocado and bacon (V) tossed w/ Caesar dressing in a wheat tortilla.

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

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 a side salad, tots, a cup of soup or chili for $2!

Onions, jalapenos and bell peppers caramelized together; served w/ guacamole.

Served w/ lettuce, tomato, mayo(V) & a pickle spear.

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

A wheat tortilla stuffed w/ lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, house made cheese sauce, chopped burger (v), & fries w/ a mayo-mustard sauce.

Grilled ciabatta, arugula pesto, hummus, tofu, smoked tomato slices, raw greens.

A blend of mushrooms, tofu, herbs & GF oats; served w/ our house BBQ glaze & coleslaw.

Avocados, tomato-cayenne Chao cheese, raw greens, tomato, onion & mayo (v).

Peanutty, peppered soy curls served on a grilled bun w/ sriracha slaw.

Avocado tops 2 tostadas made w/corn tortillas, black beans, tempeh, seasoned greens, tomato & sour cream.

Your choice of tofu or soy curls cooked in our house BBQ sauce served w/ roasted yams, greens, cornbread & a side of PAM.

Roasted yams, seasoned greens, black beans served w/ jerk-spiced tofu, avocado & cornbread.

Garlic - bacon(V): Vegan Iron Chef Ultimate Mac & Cheese WINNER!
Pepperjack (V): Tempeh, caramelized jalapeno, onion & bell pepper & smoked tomato pieces.
Pesto (v): Arugula pesto, chicken(v), mushroom & tomato.
*P.A.M: Macaroni pasta & goodness!
Add broccoli…..$2

Add granola…$.75
Add raisins and nuts…$ .50

Veggie (V), smoked apple sage (V), chicken-apple (GF)

Maple -Corn Muffins (GF), Herb & Onion or Wheat Biscuits

Ciabatta, Sour Dough, Rye or Multi Grain.

*Notice: Consuming raw or under cooked meat or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness and will only be served upon customers’ request.