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Guidebook for Portland

Food Scene
Great naturally sourced food. Small patio that is great on a nice day, inside is very dive bar-ish.
Rock Creek Corner
18515 Northwest West Union Road
Great naturally sourced food. Small patio that is great on a nice day, inside is very dive bar-ish.
Our favorite Brunch Spot & Steakhouse
8
locals recommend
Urban Farmer Portland
525 Southwest Morrison Street
8
locals recommend
Our favorite Brunch Spot & Steakhouse
long waits on the weekend, but worth it
90
locals recommend
Tasty n Alder
580 Southwest 12th Avenue
90
locals recommend
long waits on the weekend, but worth it
long waits on the weekend, but worth it
59
locals recommend
Mother's Bistro & Bar
121 SW 3rd Ave
59
locals recommend
long waits on the weekend, but worth it
long waits on the weekend, but worth it
240
locals recommend
Tasty n Sons
3808 North Williams Avenue
240
locals recommend
long waits on the weekend, but worth it
You can't visit Portland without saying you went to Voodoo
173
locals recommend
Voodoo Doughnut
22 Southwest 3rd Avenue
173
locals recommend
You can't visit Portland without saying you went to Voodoo
Another Portland Staple
159
locals recommend
Salt & Straw
838 Northwest 23rd Avenue
159
locals recommend
Another Portland Staple
Our favorite place to eat in Portland, hands down
226
locals recommend
Screen Door
2337 East Burnside Street
226
locals recommend
Our favorite place to eat in Portland, hands down
Best Butcher Shop in the Burbs. Great steaks. Also have a cafe next door that makes New York Deli quality sandwiches and breakfast burritos.
The Meating Place
6495 Northwest Cornelius Pass Road
Best Butcher Shop in the Burbs. Great steaks. Also have a cafe next door that makes New York Deli quality sandwiches and breakfast burritos.
French Restaurant is one of our favorites for a nice night out
12
locals recommend
Bluehour Restaurant
250 Northwest 13th Avenue
12
locals recommend
French Restaurant is one of our favorites for a nice night out
More economical option for lunch/dinner
36
locals recommend
Mediterranean Exploration Company
333 Northwest 13th Avenue
36
locals recommend
More economical option for lunch/dinner
Dive Bar with the best Reuben in Portland
12
locals recommend
Goose Hollow Inn
1927 Southwest Jefferson Street
12
locals recommend
Dive Bar with the best Reuben in Portland
Very popular East Portland Spot
345
locals recommend
Pok Pok PDX
3226 Southeast Division Street
345
locals recommend
Very popular East Portland Spot
Everyone's favorite wings in Portland. Another staple.
36
locals recommend
Fire on the Mountain Buffalo Wings | Burnside
1708 East Burnside Street
36
locals recommend
Everyone's favorite wings in Portland. Another staple.
Best Tapas in Portland
141
locals recommend
Toro Bravo
120 Northeast Russell Street
141
locals recommend
Best Tapas in Portland
Right on the water with great views of the Marina
7
locals recommend
McCormick & Schmick's Harborside at the Marina
0309 Southwest Montgomery Street
7
locals recommend
Right on the water with great views of the Marina
Drinks & Nightlife
Warehouse turned into a taphouse bar. GREAT beer selection, good food.
12
locals recommend
ABV Public House
5676 NW Clara Ln
12
locals recommend
Warehouse turned into a taphouse bar. GREAT beer selection, good food.
They always have beers that you can't find anywhere else. No food, so don't go for a meal.
11
locals recommend
Orenco Taphouse
1198 Northeast Orenco Station Parkway
11
locals recommend
They always have beers that you can't find anywhere else. No food, so don't go for a meal.
Breweries: Too many to list. Just yelp Portland Breweries. Our favorite is 10 Barrel because of the outdoor rooftop.
51
locals recommend
10 Barrel Brewing Portland
1411 Northwest Flanders Street
51
locals recommend
Breweries: Too many to list. Just yelp Portland Breweries. Our favorite is 10 Barrel because of the outdoor rooftop.
Rooftop bar & Asian Fusion Restaurant. Great spot to start the night. Dress to impress.
112
locals recommend
Departure Restaurant + Lounge
525 Southwest Morrison Street
112
locals recommend
Rooftop bar & Asian Fusion Restaurant. Great spot to start the night. Dress to impress.
Upscale cocktail lounge in the heart of the Pearl
34
locals recommend
Teardrop Lounge
1015 Northwest Everett Street
34
locals recommend
Upscale cocktail lounge in the heart of the Pearl
Popular upscale bar. Famous for 'Flip Wednesdays' in which you flip a coin at the end of your stay for half off your tab.
14
locals recommend
Brix Tavern
1338 Northwest Hoyt Street
14
locals recommend
Popular upscale bar. Famous for 'Flip Wednesdays' in which you flip a coin at the end of your stay for half off your tab.
Dueling Piano Bar inside, dance nightclub outside. Multiple other nightclubs near by.
The Barrel Room
105 Northwest 3rd Avenue
Dueling Piano Bar inside, dance nightclub outside. Multiple other nightclubs near by.
NW 23rd area is great for a more casual day/night out. Lots of restaurants and shops. Bars are more mellow than the Pearl or 3rd & Couch Areas.
94
locals recommend
Northwest 23rd Avenue
94
locals recommend
NW 23rd area is great for a more casual day/night out. Lots of restaurants and shops. Bars are more mellow than the Pearl or 3rd & Couch Areas.
Best spot to start a Mississippi Street Bar Crawl
265
locals recommend
Mississippi Studios and Bar
3939 N Mississippi Ave
265
locals recommend
Best spot to start a Mississippi Street Bar Crawl
One of the nicer indoor/outdoor setups. Wine is reasonable for the Willamette Valley.
17
locals recommend
Ponzi Vineyards
19500 Southwest Mountain Home Road
17
locals recommend
One of the nicer indoor/outdoor setups. Wine is reasonable for the Willamette Valley.
One of the best outdoor setups. Go on a nice day. Reasonable prices as well.
Ardiri Winery & Vineyards
35040 Southwest Unger Road
One of the best outdoor setups. Go on a nice day. Reasonable prices as well.
Probably the nicest winery that we frequent.
7
locals recommend
Penner-Ash Wine Cellars
15771 Northeast Ribbon Ridge Road
7
locals recommend
Probably the nicest winery that we frequent.
Very cool scene
74
locals recommend
Multnomah Whiskey Library
1124 Southwest Alder Street
74
locals recommend
Very cool scene
Oldest bar in Portland. Order a table-side Spanish Coffee.
30
locals recommend
Huber's Cafe
411 Southwest 3rd Avenue
30
locals recommend
Oldest bar in Portland. Order a table-side Spanish Coffee.
Entertainment & Activities
If you have never been to a Top Golf and are a golfer, you have to check it out. Bar + Driving Range type golf games. This is the 1st stop my husband's buddies go anytime they are in town.
19
locals recommend
Topgolf
5505 NE Huffman St
19
locals recommend
If you have never been to a Top Golf and are a golfer, you have to check it out. Bar + Driving Range type golf games. This is the 1st stop my husband's buddies go anytime they are in town.
Ski Lodge at the top of Mt. Hood. Close enough for a day trip and even worth seeing if you aren't skiing.
143
locals recommend
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
27500 E Timberline Road
143
locals recommend
Ski Lodge at the top of Mt. Hood. Close enough for a day trip and even worth seeing if you aren't skiing.
Essentials
Right around the corner. Starbucks inside.
Albertsons
18425 Northwest West Union Road
Right around the corner. Starbucks inside.
Shopping
You can't visit Portland without buying a book from Historic Powell's Books
514
locals recommend
Powell's City of Books
1005 West Burnside Street
514
locals recommend
You can't visit Portland without buying a book from Historic Powell's Books
Parks & Nature
One of the most popular things to do in Portland on a nice day.
375
locals recommend
Portland Japanese Garden
611 Southwest Kingston Avenue
375
locals recommend
One of the most popular things to do in Portland on a nice day.
Tourist Spot with a short, paved hike to the top of the falls. Great photo spot.
316
locals recommend
Multnomah Falls
316
locals recommend
Tourist Spot with a short, paved hike to the top of the falls. Great photo spot.
Our favorite, quaint little beach town. Only an hour from the house, makes for a great day trip.
86
locals recommend
Cannon Beach
86
locals recommend
Our favorite, quaint little beach town. Only an hour from the house, makes for a great day trip.
Everything Else
Our favorite, quaint little beach town. Only an hour from the house, makes for a great day trip.
86
locals recommend
Cannon Beach
86
locals recommend
Our favorite, quaint little beach town. Only an hour from the house, makes for a great day trip.