Welcome to Paradox Café

3439 SE Belmont, Portland, OR 97214
503-232-7508 – Café/To Go
503-232-5525 – Office
Hours: Mon - Fri 9am to 3pm Sat - Sun 8:30am to 3pm

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GREAT FOOD PREPARED FRESH FOR YOUR MIND & BODY!

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.

Served all day! ~ Have your tofu seasoned w/ Pdox “love dust” for just $.95!

Basic Beginning* (V)

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 $3 more!

$5

Eastbank ScramBowl

Tofu, veggies, & onion w/ arugula pesto served over breakfast potatoes. (V&GF)

$10.50

Veggie* ScramBowl

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 $1.50

$10

Belmont Combo*

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

$10.25

Breakfast Burrito (V)

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

$6.25

The Belmont Bundle* (V)

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

$8.50

P-Dox Benedict

Tofu & veggie sausage on fat-sliced sourdough w/ Tree Hugger hollandaise; served w/ seasoned red potatoes. (V)

$11.25

The Hunger* (GF)

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

$10

Country Comfort* (V)

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

$11.25 / $12

Mt. Tabor Taters (V)

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

$9

Served all day! ~ No substitutions on pancake combos. ~ Earth Balance or butter served by request.

Cranberry-Hazelnut Whole Grain Pancakes (V)

Oregon hazelnuts & dried cranberries

1 cake - $4.75 / 2 cakes - $7.75 / 3 cakes - $8.50

Sweet Surrender Cakes (V)

Our whole grain batter, dark chocolate & toasted almonds

1 cake - $4.75 / 2 cakes - $7.75 / 3 cakes - $8.50

Solstice Corn Cakes (V&GF)

Fresh apples & toasted walnuts

1 cake - $4.75 / 2 cakes - $7.75 / 3 cakes - $8.50

Corn Cakes/Quinoa (V&GF)

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

Whole Grain Cakes (V)

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 $.50 each or a side of Oregon Berry Compote for $1.50!

Waffle

Vegan & gluten free deliciousness!

$6

French Toast (V)

Sprinkled w/ powdered sugar.

$7.95

Biscuits & Gravy (V)

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

half - $2.50 / full - $4.20

Dressings (V): Lemon Tahini, Caesar, Peanut-Sesame, House Vinaigrette, Honey Mustard, Dill Remoulade, and Ranch.

Add chicken (V&GF) to any salad or wrap for $2.50!

Green Salad (V&GF)

Mixed greens w/ tomato, cucumber, pepita seeds & your choice of dressing on the side. Add raw veggies and/or quinoa tabouli for $1.75

small $3.95 / large $5.95

Solstice Spinach Salad (V&GF)

Spinach, dried cranberries, toasted walnuts, Fuji-apples, tomato, and cucumber. Your choice of dressing served on the side.

small $5 / large $8

P-dox Taco Salad (GF)

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

$8

Loaded Caesar (V&GF)

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

$9

The Kale-raiser (V&GF)

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

$8.95

Caesar BLT Wrap with Avocado (V)

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

$8

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

Soup of the Day

cup $3.50 / bowl $5

Black Bean Chili (GF)

cup $3.50 / bowl $5

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!

The Firehouse* (V)

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

$8

The Basic*

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

$7.25 / $7.95 with cheese

Reuben

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

$6.75

Cheeseburger Burrito (V)

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

$8

Meatloaf (V&GF)

A blend of mushrooms, tofu, herbs & GF oats cooked w/ our house BBQ glaze; served w/coleslaw & red potatoes smothered in almond gravy.

$9.50

Avocado Tostadas (V&GF)

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

$9

Ital Bowl (V&GF)

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

$10

Mac’s (V)

Garlic-bacon(V): 2014 Vegan Iron Chef Ultimate Mac & Cheese WINNER!
Spitfire: Caramelized onion, jalapeno & bell pepper tossed with tempeh & our house-made cheese sauce (GF,SF & V)
Add broccoli, soy curls, tofu or tempeh for $2.50 & protein power!
*P.A.M: Macaroni pasta & cheesy goodness!

*$7.95/$9

Fresh Fruit (when available)

Add granola…$.75
Add raisins and nuts…$ .95

cup $3.50 / bowl $5.25

Side of Veggies

small $4 / large $6.25

Paradox Potatoes

$3

One egg* / tofu / tempeh

$1.75/$4.25

Sausage

Veggie (V), apple – maple links (V), chicken-apple (GF)

$4.25

Homemade Breads

Cornbread (GF), Herb & Onion or Wheat Biscuits

$3

“Add” mushrooms

$1.75

Almond Gravy (V&GF)

$1.50/$2.50

“Cheese” Sauce (V&GF)

$1.50/$2.50

Toast

Ciabatta, Sour Dough, Rye or Multi Grain.

$1.95

Salsa (V&GF)

$1.25

Sour Cream (V&GF)

$1.50

Guacamole (V&GF)

$2.25

Arugula Pesto (V&GF)

$2

Peanut Butter

$1

Almond Butter

$1.95

*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.