In Portland, you’ll find a variety of restaurants, bars and pubs that fit any budget or palate.
Aquariva On the Willamette River. Seating indoors or out. Fresh. Sustainable. Locally-sourced seafood. Organic beef and poultry. Featuring Oregon wines and brews. Lunch, dinner and Happy Hour daily, plus Sunday Brunch. FREE valet parking. 0470 SW Hamilton Court. 503-802-5850. AquarivaAtRiversEdge.com
Columbia Gorge Sternwheeler Boarding from the town of Cascade Locks, just 45 minutes from Portland, this authentic paddle-wheeler offers both champagne brunch cruises, or dinner buffet cruises featuring fresh Northwest cuisine. Reservations call 503-224-3900 | 800-224-3901. www.sternwheeler.com
Dragonwell Bistro Exquisite Chinese cuisine. Daily Happy Hour. Specialty cocktails, sake, tea, & wine. Located at SW 1st & Yamhill. 503-224-0800
H50 bistro & bar Urban contemporary dining. Thoughtfully prepared, artfully presented seasonal fare. Created with the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients. Daily Happy Hour. FREE valet parking at Hotel Fifty. Where downtown meets the river. 503-484-1415. H50bistro.com
The Heathman Restaurant & Bar Featuring French Pacific Northwest cuisine. Culinary Director Michael Stanton and his team partner with the region’s select producers, growers and vintners to find the highest quality ingredients. 503-790-7752.
Henry’s 12th Street Tavern is an upscale urban eatery located in the Pearl District in one of Portland’s finest historic buildings. Henry’s features over 100 beers on tap, as well as a diverse menu. Enjoy a game of Billiards while there. Join us for lunch, dinner & happy hour. 503-227-5320. www.henrystavern.com
Huber’s Since 1879, Portland’s oldest restaurant! World-famous for roast turkey and Spanish coffees flamed at tableside. Also serving fresh seafood, certified Angus beef & pasta. “A Portland legend.” Lunch, Dinner. 411 SW 3rd. 503-228-5686
Jake’s Famous Crawfish Restaurant Century-old Portland landmark. Great seafood served with Northwest flair! One of the area’s most popular bars. 401 SW 12th. 503-226-1419
Jake’s Grill Classic American grill: pot roast, meatloaf, prime rib, steaks, thick-cut chops, seafood. Popular bar with locals/tourists. Adjacent to the Governor Hotel in the historic building at SW 10th & Alder. 503-220-1850
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub America’s Top Ten Establishments rank Kells #1 in the nation for Irish pubs. Kells is a Portland institution. Whether it’s live Irish music nightly, or the NW’s largest St. Patrick’s festival – Kells is your destination! Family friendly. 112 SW 2nd Ave. 503-227-4057. www.kellsirish.com
Mama Mia Trattoria A Locally Owned Portland Italian Tradition. Voted Best Italian. Homemade Desserts, Mozzarella Cheese Pastas & Sauces. Chicken & Veal Parmigiana, Lasagna, Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free Menus. Weekend Breakfast & Brunch: Lunch & Dinner 7 Days a Week: Takeout, Delivery, Online Ordering. 439 SW 2 Ave. Downtown Portland. 503-295-6464. www.mamamiatrattoria.com. Reservations accepted.
McCormick’s Fish House & Bar Delicious seafood/Pacific Northwest cuisine. Full bar. 9945 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Beaverton. 503-643-1322.
McCormick & Schmick’s Harborside features Pacific Northwest seafood with a scenic river view. Portland‘s Premier Riverfront Dining. 0309 SW Montgomery at RiverPlace Marina. 503-220-1865
Morton’s The Steakhouse Located Downtown, across from Keller Auditorium. Serving USDA prime beef, fresh seafood and an award-winning wine list. Happy hour in bar. 213 Southwest Clay St 503-248-2100. mortons.com
NEL CENTRO (Nel-CHEN-tro) Explore Riviera Cuisine: fragrant, sensuous, inspired food from the cities of Nice and Genoa in the heart of Portland’s Art & Theater District at 1408 SW 6th Ave. Happy hour 4-6. 503-484-1099. www.nelcentro.com
Old Town pizza Portland’s haunted pizzeria, a city landmark. Above the infamous Shanghai Tunnels – “WATCH OUT FOR GHOSTS,” warns Citysearch.eat.shop.portland says, “Oooodles of charm. And the pizza is great.” Downtown bicycle delivery. In Old Town at: 226 NW Davis. 503-222-9999 www.oldtownpizza.com
PORTLAND CITY GRILL Experience spectacular 30th floor views from Portland’s tallest building. Award-winning food and impeccable service make for an ideal choice for creating lasting memories. Join us for lunch, dinner & happy hour. 111 SW 5th Avenue, 30th Floor. 503-450-0030. portlandcitygrill.com
Portland Spirit Year-round Brunch, Lunch, and Dinner cruises feature fresh Northwest cuisine, prepared onboard by our executive chef. Reservations call 503-224-3900 | 800-224-3901. www.portlandspirit.com
Quartet Experience best the Pacific Northwest has to offer with most wonderful river views in Portland. American cuisine with Southern influences. Vibrant bar scene with wide selection of local brews, wines and hand crafted spirits. Dinner 7 nights @ 5, with happy hour 3-6 and from 9-closing daily, plus all day Sunday. Live piano nightly. 1910 SW River Drive. 503-222-7300. quartetpdx.com
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery An on-premise Brewery offering locally brewed pints for 18 years, paired with a diverse food menu sure to please anyone’s palate. HH 2-6 M-F. Late night HH all week. Live Music nightly. Pool tables. 15 TV’s.
Thirst Bistro Riverfront dining/patio seating. Local wines/spirits/microbrews. Elegant comfort food/seasonal ingredients. Wine tasting room. 503-295-2747
Trader Vic’s Trader Vic’s Escape to paradise! Legendary line-up of exotic cocktails, delectable tidbits and imaginative entrees in the heart of the Pearl. 1203 NW Glisan 503-467-2277. Happy Hour 4-6:30, 10-close.
Veritable Quandary Relaxed fine dining amidst old Portland charm; serving farm-fresh NW cuisine with influences from around the world. The beautiful garden patio overlooking the Hawthorne Bridge offers a dining oasis in the heart of the city. Brunch served Sat. & Sun. 1220 SW 1st Ave. 503-227-7342. www.veritablequandary.com
Zeus Cafe at Crystal Hotel, a Northwest style cafe. The ideal spot to meet downtown for breakfast, lunch or casual dinner and a round of McMenamins ales.