Locally sourced ingredients and fresh-made bread from Grano Bakery ensure each item tastes delicious, from the first bite to the last.
Soups, salads and sandwiches to make your mouth water.
Each menu item is handcrafted with love by owners Amanda and Bill Ames.
Welcome to Ames Meat Research, your new favorite lunch spot. Conveniently located at the Orange Line Main St. Station in downtown Milwaukie, we specialize in delicious homemade soups, salads, and sandwiches. We have over 10 years experience in the local restaurant scene and decided it was finally time to follow our dream and join Portland's thriving food cart scene. As an homage to the spirit of discovery and innovation, we hope to build on that experience and use our intuition, imagination and creativity to craft delicious new dishes to share with you. Come explore with us!
Soup is $3 a cup or $5 a bowl, and served with your choice of bread or gluten free rice crackers
Salad additions: Soy Curls $2 ● Chicken Breast $3 ● Seared Salmon $5
All vegan options are prepared on a dedicated grill
Add a Tillamook Cheddar Grilled Cheese Sandwich for $3
Ask Us About Our Seasonal Specials
Tender Butter Lettuce with Cherry Tomatoes, Carrot, Radish, Cucumber, Soft Herbs, Crumbled Bleu Cheese with Dijon Vinaigrette
Zucchini noodles, Carrots, Crispy Fried Peppers, Fresh Sweet Peppers, Peanuts, Scallion over Mixed Greens and Kung Pao Peanut Dressing
Sliced Beets, Fresh Clementine Segments, Goat Cheese, Pistachios over Greens with Balsamic Vinaigrette
Sliced Round Steak, Grilled Onions, Gruyere Cheese, Garlic Mayo, Sourdough Baguette, French Onion Au Jus
Grilled Chicken Breast, Marsala Rosemary Roasted Mushrooms, Melty Brie, Lettuce, Tomato, Garlic Mayo on Grilled Brioche
Shaved Ham, Pineapple Relish, Roasted Jalapeños, Mozzarella, Pizza Sauce on Grilled Brioche
With Homemade Tartar, Pickled Red Onion & Cucumber, Lettuce and Tomato on a Toasted Bun
Zucchini, Onions, Mushrooms, Sweet Peppers, Vegan Herbed Cashew Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, Vegan Mayo on Sourdough Baguette
Graham Cookies with Homemade Marshmallow Hand Dipped in Dark Belgian Chocolate
What Special Will We Serve Next?
Includes a juice box and choice of:
Carrot Sticks with Ranch ● or ● Goldfish Crackers
Smooth Peanut Butter with Strawberry Jam
Made with Tillamook Cheddar
Made with Tillamook Cheddar & Mayo
Tim's Cascade Chips $1 ● Side Salad $3 ● Pile of Pickles $2 ● Selection of Bottled Beverages $2 ● Selection of Canned Beverages $1
Open Tuesday through Sunday 11am - 8pm. Closed Mondays.
Call or text us at (971) 420-6726 to order ahead.
Located at Milwaukie Station, 11301 SE 21st Ave, Milwaukie, OR 97222