Restaurants, Food Trucks & Desserts

FOOD CARTS

Food Cart Pods – Portland has as many as 500 trucks and many are organized in pods.  There are a lot of places throughout Portland where food trucks gather.  Downtown, near PSU, in the SouthEast, and each is set up differently.  Some have seating &/or covered areas, some have a bar and others not. (foodcartsportland.com)

  • Pod 28: on SE 28th and Ankeny - greek, aisian, pizza and more.  The Captured Beer Bus is now located at Pod 28 on SE 28th and Ankeny with 5 other food carts. They offer a rotating selection of beers and cider along with wine. Covered seating for those rainy days.

  • Rose City Food Park: 10+ vendors, beer and covered seating.  (NE 52nd and Sandy Blvd)

  • Good Food Here: 18 carts, covered seating, Rogue Brewing, & kid friendly. (SW 9th and Washington)

  • Tidbit Food Farm and Garden: 18 carts and beer.  (5th and Oak)

  • SW 10th – SW 12th & Alder St: the city’s largest pod.  The 2 blocks have more than 60 carts, open daily & weekends.  Seating is very limited.  Pull up a piece of cement in the nearby O’Bryant Square.

  • SW 4th & Hall: Supported by Portland state Univ. featuring 25 carts, including and vegan BBQ. (SE 12th Ave. & SE Hawthorne)

DESSERTS

  • The Pie Spot – Cute bakeshop showcasing artisanal mini-pies, plus custom sweet & savory large pies & pot pies.   (521 NE 24th Ave. ~ pie-spot.com)

  • 50 Licks Ice cream – Lovingly makes their custard base by hand, from scratch.  Their selection include: creative flavors, vegan options, Cubano’s (ice cream w/coffee), and even beer floats (with a chocolate porter).   (2742 E. Burnside ~ fifty-licks.com)

  • PIX Patisserie and Bar Vivant – vibrant tapas bar known for its creative small plates, a huge dessert bar, outdoor patio seating, and a large champagne selection. (2225 E Burnside ~ pixpatisserie.com) 

  • Voodoo Doughnut Too – Bright pink, iconic, cash-only serving creative donuts in colorful quirky environment. Often on the list of Portland “must do’s”, which creates a long line – almost always.  If you’re a true donut-a-holic, try Blue Star Donuts.  But if you want to check out Voodoo because everyone says you should, we’ll then, walk there and you’ll feel better about your indulgence. (1501 NE Davis St. ~ voodoodoughnut.com)

Fancy, Upscale, Swanky $$$

  • Andina – Upscale Peruvian tapas & entrees, plus regional cocktails, presented in a warm, bustling room.  (1314 NW Glisan St ~ andinarestaurant.com)

  • Clarklewis – Pacific Northwest cuisine with French and Italian influences, in a converted warehouse where the food is every bit as good as the atmosphere.      (1001 SE Water Ave. ~ clarklewispdx.com)

  • Irving Street Kitchen – Southern inspired comfort fare and creative cocktails in a lovely urban-rustic atmosphere.       (701 NW 13th Ave. ~ irvingstreetkitchen.com)

  • Departure – Modern Pan Asian in a beautifully styled dining room and a panoramic view from the patio.  This experience is had on the 15th Floor of the Nines Hotel.       (525 SE Morrison St. ~ departureportland.com)

  • Aquariva – a great patio, lovely dining room, amazing food. Inside the River’s Edge Hotel.  Serving New American fare.      (470 SW Hamilton Ct. ~ riversedgehotel.com)

  • Southpark Seafood – Contemporary sustainable seafood & eat at oyster bar in a beautiful setting. Also serves a few non-seafood options.  Happy hour daily 3-6 PM      (901 SW Salmon St. ~ southparkseafood.com)

  • Ava Gene’s – Serving fresh made pasta and hearty portions of Italian classics in a chic space. (3377 SE Division St. ~ avagenes.com)

  • Little Bird Bistro – Eclectic, inventive French bistro served in a sexy spot with red banquettes & mezzanine level. (215 SW 6th Ave. ~ littlebirdbistro.com)

  • Portland City Grill – Classic ambiance with a killer view of the city. New American cuisine with an Asian touch.  It's on the 30th floor of the U.S. Bancorp building downtown which makes it a great choice for happy hour and sunsets. (111 5th Ave. ~ portlandcitygrill.com)

  • Bluehour – located in the Pearl district serving Mediterranean - New-American dishes in a modern classic dining room.(250 NW 13th Ave. ~ bluehouronline.com)

  • Toro Bravo – Spanish tapas in a lively and beautiful location.      (120 NE Russell St. ~ torobravopdx.com)

Walking Distance

  • Pambiche – Vibrant Cuban place with a large menu and outdoor seating and really good eats. (2811 NE Glisan St. ~ pambiche.com)

  • Stammtisch– Excellent German eatery with full bar offering classic dishes along with a full selection of German braus.    (401 NE 28th Ave. ~ stammtischpdx.com)

  • Dove Vivi Pizza – organic cornmeal crust pizza with daily specials and vegan pies too.  Open daily 4-10 PM.     (2757 NE Glisan St. ~ dovevivipizza.com)

  • Epif – 100% vegetarian & 90% vegan inspired by the San Andres region of South America.  Featuring the largest Pisco selection in Portland.  The interior design incorporates old church pews, skateboards, gym bleachers.  Open Tues – Sat.    (404 NE 28th Ave. ~ epifpdx.com)

  • Migration Brewing – Casual microbrewery with large outdoor patio.  Traditional pub food that you order at the counter.    (2828 NE Glisan St. ~ migrationbrewery.com)

  • Slow Burger – Hefty burger and beer, casual, low key.  Local free range beef, fresh baked buns and a yummy veggie version.     (2329 NE Glisan St. ~ slowburger.net)

  • Uno Mas – Small menu of tasty tacos and outdoor seating.    (2329 NE Glisan St. ~ ).

  • Sudra – Indian inspired vegan along with specialty cocktails.  Happy hour daily 4–7 PM and 9 PM – close  (2333 NE. Glisan St. ~ thesudra.com)

  • Tails & Trotters – Signature pork producer offering sandwiches and salads during lunch as well as a market place to buy products like cured meats and sausages. (525 NE 24th St. ~ tailsandtrotters.com)

  • 24th and Meatballs– How do you want your balls (in a bowl, on a roll)? Choose your balls (veggie, beef, mixed).  Choose your sauce - oooo, the sauces.  Delicious and filling.     (2341 NE Glisan St. ~ 24thandmeatballs.com)

  • Han Oak – By reservation only for dinner Friday and Saturday and Sunday brunch.  A contender for 2016 restaurant of the year serving non-traditional prix-fixe Korean American meals.  (511 NE 24th St. ~ hanoakpdx.com)

  • Pastaworks at Providore Fine Foods Gourmet Grocery - Store selling fresh pasta, produce, wine and gourmet goods, plus Italian eats and small plates. (2340 NE Sandy Blvd. ~ pastaworks.com)

  • Boxer Ramen - Coming in October, local ramen chain. (26005 E Burnside St. ~ boxerramen.com)

  • Basalisk – Fried chicken sandwich and the Dan Dan fries with peanut sauce are the ticket here.  The chicken is delicious and moist and perfectly seasoned. Inside the Zipper building. If you choose to sit in the bar, PayDirt, they will deliver to you there.  (820 NE 27th Ave)

  • Slice Pizza Company – Inside the Zipper building, offering calzones, salads, and slices or the whole pizza pie (including gluten free crust).  If you choose to sit in the bar, PayDirt, they will deliver to you there.  (2701 NE Sandy Blvd ~ sliceportland.com)

  • Wares – Inside the Zipper building, serving adventurous Asian fusion offering small plates, cocktails & sake. If you choose to sit in the bar, PayDirt, they will deliver to you there.  (2701 NE Sandy Blvd ~ bywatergrocery.com)

  • Taplaya – Cajun/Creole inspired small-plates served tapas-style, great for sharing.  Fun, funky and relaxed atmosphere with New Orleans vibe throughout.  Live music Tues & Thurs    6 - 9 PM.  Happy hour daily 4 – 6 PM.    (28 NE 28th Ave. ~ tapalaya.com)

  • Culmination Brewery – Innovative approaches to old world beers….plus, a few new ideas.  An interesting mix of snacks and sandwiches and Sunday is vegan night.     (2117 NE Oregon St ~ culminationbrewing.com)

  • Ken’s Artisan Pizza – Often found of the best of list: translation, usually a wait.  Creative wood-fired pies, delicious salads, in an open, airy comfortable space and favored by many.    (304 SE 28th Ave. ~ kensartisan.com)

  • Screen Door – Refined southern comfort food and fish with a twist.  It’s delicious and everyone knows it, so expect a wait, but it’s worth it.  Excellent option for brunch.  Check the hours, usually closed daily from 2:00 – 5:30 PM.        (2337 E Burnside St ~ screendoorrestaurant.com)

  • Navarre – Offering 50+ wines by the glass and serving small & large plates based in Italian, French & Spanish origin.  The menu is determined based on what arrives in their CSA box each week along with inspiration from the chef and staff.     (10 NE 28th Ave. ~ navarreportland.com)

  • Laurelhurst Market – Another top 10 lister: butcher, steak house offering incredible eats.  Outdoor grill station at lunch serving up Spice Rubbed & Smoked Chicken as well as two varieties of house made sausage dogs. Wednesdays thru Mondays from 11:00 am - 3:30 pm or until they run out.    (3155 E Burnside ~ laurelhurstmarket.com)

  • Bamboo Sushi – Really large selection of incredibly delicious sustainable sushi.  Happy hour 3-6 PM every day.     (310 SE 28th Ave ~ bamboosushi.com/SE Location)

  • Pizzicato Pizza – Laid back regional chain hand-tossed, creatively topped pizza, panini & salads. (2811 E Burnside St.)

  • La Buca – casual, kid-friendly place serving generous portions of Italian classics, including pasta and panini. (40 NE 28th Ave. ~ labucaitaliancafe.com)

  • Casa Del Matador – Stylish & delicious Mexican eatery offering patio seating.  Happy hour daily 4-6 PM and 10 PM -1 AM.    (2424 E Burnside St.

 

 

Breakfast Joints – less than 10 minute walk

  • Crema Bakery & Cafe – Bright, casual spot for local coffee, really tasty baked goods, quiche, sandwiches & free WiFi.     (2728 SE Ankeny St ~ )

  • City State Diner – Classic American joint serving cocktails too where breakfast & lunch are served all day. Free WiFi. (128 NE 28th Ave. ~ citystatediner.com)

  • Screen Door – Refined southern comfort food and fish with a twist.  It’s delicious and everyone knows it, so expect a wait, but it’s worth it.  Excellent option for brunch.  Check the hours, usually closed daily from 2:00 – 5:30 PM.         (2337 E Burnside St ~ screendoorrestaurant.com)

  • Harvest at the Bindery – 100% plant based dining.  Comfy New American eatery serving farm-to-fork meals & cocktails in warm environs.  Vegan.  Weekends: 10AM – 2:30 PM. Closed Sun & Mon nights.   (3101 NE Sandy Blvd. ~ harvestatthebindery.com)

  • Hunnymilk - pop up brunch spot (inside La Bucca) – Sat & Sun only from 9 AM – 2 PM.  $20 bucks gets you: 1 drink + 1 savory dish + 1 sweet dish. (40 NE 28th Ave. ~ labucaitaliancafe.com)

  • EastBurn – neighborhood Public House as diverse as Portland’s population offering brunch 7 days a week until 3 PM.  And mimosa refills are just a buck! (1800 E Burnside St. ~ http://eastburn.pagecloud.com)

 

 

 

Vegetarian / Vegan

  • Chickpea– Located inside the Zipper building, offering falafels and salads.  If you choose to sit in the bar, PayDirt, they will deliver to you there.  Open Tuesday – Sunday. (2707 NE Sandy Blvd ~ chickpeapdx.com)

  • Epif – 100% vegetarian & 90% vegan inspired by the San Andres region of South America.  Featuring the largest Pisco selection in Portland.  The interior design incorporates old church pews, skateboards, gym bleachers.  Open Tues – Sat.     (404 NE 28th Ave. ~ epifpdx.com)

  • Harvest at the Bindery – 100% plant based dining.  Comfy New American eatery serving farm-to-fork meals & cocktails in warm environs.  Vegan.  Weekends: 10AM – 2:30 PM. Closed Sun & Mon nights.  (3101 NE Sandy Blvd. ~ harvestatthebindery.com)

  • Sudra – Indian inspired vegan along with specialty cocktails.  Happy hour daily 4–7 PM and 9 PM – close.(2333 NE. Glisan St. ~ thesudra.com)

  • EastBurn – neighborhood Public House as diverse as Portland’s population offering brunch 7 days a week until 3 PM.  Large happy hour menu offered daily 3 – 6 PM as well as gluten and vegan offerings.  

 

Farther Walk or Drive

  • Fire on the Mountain (FOTM) – Really, really good wings - free-range, antibiotic and hormone-free, with a choice or 12+ sauces, super tasty salads and beer.  A staff favorite. (1708 E Burnside St. ~ )

  • Nostrana – Divinely delicious, simple traditional Italian food.  Happy hour is after 9 PM.  Best Chef James Beard Nomination. (1401 SE Morrison St.~ nostrana.com)

  • Coquine – Cozy corner kitchen serving farm-to-table New American dinners & casual café fare by day (incl. breakfast). 2016 James Beard Nomination for best new restaurant. (6839 SE Belmont ~ coquinepdx.com)

  • PIX Patisserie and Bar Vivant – vibrant tapas bar known for its creative small plates, a huge dessert bar, outdoor patio seating, and a large champagne selection. (2225 E Burnside ~ pixpatisserie.com) 

  • Sapphire Hotel – Sexy cocktail bar in a former hotel lobby serving American small plates & eclectic drinks.    (5008 SE Hawthorne Blvd ~ thesapphirehotel.com)

  • Roost – Rotating menu of fresh, local fare & creative cocktails.    (1403 SE Belmont ~ roostpdx.com)

  • NobleRot – On top of the Leed-Platinum building, providing beautiful city views and outdoor dining.  Delicious and locally-sourced seasonal items, often from their rooftop garden.    (1111 E Burnside ~ noblerotpdx.com)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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