The Westin Portland is located in the heart of downtown and surrounded by numerous acclaimed Portland restaurants, lounges and coffee houses. From French cuisine to Northwest farm-to-table, the following list is simply a sampling of our guests' favorite Portland restaurants and establishments. With dozens of award-winning Portland restaurants nearby, you're sure to find something that energizes your palate and leaves you feeling well-nourished.
Please ask our Front Desk for additional details or recommendations for other Portland restaurants.
Breakfast & Brunch
Mother's Bistro & Bar
A Portland restaurant favorite, Mother's Bistro & Bar is open all day, 6 days a week, but is especially popular with locals for breakfast and weekend brunch. Enjoy delicious, hearty dishes inspired by recipes from mothers around the world.
212 SW Stark St. at 2nd Ave.
Dating back to 1903, Besaw's is an institution when it comes to Portland restaurants. A go-to brunch spot for many locals, the Portland restaurant offers local, sustainable food and drinks, created with fresh, seasonal ingredients.
2301 NW Savier St. at 23rd Ave.
Traditional brunch items get a Southern twist at Screen Door. Delight in their contemporary takes on Southern classics, like buttermilk fried chicken served over a sweet potato waffle, stone-ground cheddar grits with vegetables, benedict with crispy fried oysters, and more. While their flavors may be inspired by the South, Screen Door's ingredients are very Northwest - locally sourced and organic.
2337 East Burnside St. at 24th Ave.
Blue Star Donuts
While the fun and quirky donuts from Voodoo Doughnuts are a must-stop for many Portland visitors, Blue Star Donuts shouldn't be missed either. Their light and fluffy donuts made from a classic brioche recipe are made fresh from scratch daily and glazed to order. Selections change daily, but if available, the blueberry bourbon basil, chocolate ganache and Cointreau creme brulee are pretty spectacular.
1237 SW Washington St. at 13th Ave.
Coffee & Tea
Located just down the block from our hotel is Public Domain, one of our go-to Portland coffee and tea shops. The store prides itself on creating an experience for each customer and serving only the best, seasonal roasts and hand-crafted drinks.
603 SW Broadway at Alder St.
Case Study Coffee
Case Study Coffee is a haven for coffee lovers who indulge in their fleur de del caramel latte, drinking chocolates or a simple cup of seasonal pour-over coffee.
802 SW 10th Ave. at Yamhill St.
This Portland coffee shop offers fresh-brewed, single-origin coffees; traditional espresso drinks; handcrafted and made-to-order chai and teas; Italian sodas; gelato, sorbetto and affogato.
520 SW 5th Ave. at Market St.
Steven Smith Teamaker
Whether you want to warm up with a cup of tea or are looking for the perfect Portland gift to take home, you won't want to miss a visit to Steven Smith Teamaker. The specialty tea maker blends and manufactures a variety of teas at its Northwest Portland retail shop and tasting room.
1626 NW Thurman St. between 16th and 17th Ave.
BARS, BREWERIES & LOUNGES
Bridgeport Brew Pub
Taste seasonal and year-round favorites from Bridgeport Brewing at the local brewery's brew pub in Northwest Portland. If you're hungry, the brew pub also serves a full menu of classic American pub food, many of which incorporate the beer maker's ales.
1313 NW Marshall St. at 13th Ave.
Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House
Visit the Portland brew pub of Deschutes, the acclaimed Oregon brewery. The pub features a full range of taps that include mainstay favorites as well as seasonal experimental beers exclusive to the Portland pub. While there, pair your brews with delicious pub menu classics.
210 NW 11th Ave at Davis St.
Clyde Common serves full brunch, lunch and dinner menus, but their cocktail list and happy hour bar menu are what make this Portland restaurant a can't-miss destination. Enjoy craft cocktails and other libations, as well as simple but highly flavorful snacks, like popcorn with togarashi and honey and smoked mussels, all for less than $10.
1014 SW Stark St. at 10th Ave.
Located across the street from her acclaimed Portland restaurant Beast, is James Beard Award-winning chef Naomi Pomelroy's newest venture, Expatriate. Expatriate, a collaboration between Pomelroy and her bartender husband, Kyle Webster, is a casual Asian-inspired gastropub that focuses on balanced cocktails and flavorful drinking snacks.
5424 NE 30th St. at Killingworth Ave
Find old Hollywood in Portland at the Driftroom Room, where carefully crafted cocktails are the stars of the show. The extensive menu features local whiskey, gin, beer and wine, as well as small bites and desserts.
729 SW 15th Ave. at Yamhill St.
End your day unwinding with expertly-crafted, creative cocktails, beer, wine or a glass of bubby at Jackknife, located down the street from our hotel. Tempt your palate with the bar's delectable food menu that features simple-seeming snacks, soups, salads and sandwiches that are big on flavor.
614 SW 11th Ave. at Alder St.
Oven & Shaker
A collaboration between industry veterans, Oven & Shaker offers ingredient-driven classic cocktails by bartender Ryan Magarian and simple but flavorful Italian dishes and wood burning oven pizzas by four-time James Beard Award nominee Cathy Whims.
1134 NW Everett St. between 11th & 12th Ave
NORTHWEST & AMERICAN
Craveable, contemporary Northwest cuisine can be found at 23 Hoyt, located in the city's hip Nob Hill neighborhood. The restaurant's menu, which changes daily, features innovative, Northwest-inspired takes on classic dishes. 23 Hoyt is part of the BCR family of Portland restaurants that also includes Saucebox, Bluehour and Clarklewis. Open for happy hour, dinner and weekend brunch.
529 NW 23rd Ave. at Hoyt St.
Bunk Sandwiches is one of Portland's favorite sandwich shops. Now with several locations around the city, Bunk's nearby downtown location serves their nationally acclaimed sandwiches for breakfast and lunch, seven days a week.
211 SW 6th Ave. at Pine St.
Taste creative Pacific Northwest cuisine in a warm, welcoming space at Imperial, the newest venture by renowned chef Vitaly Paley. Its menu honors our state's diverse bounty and pays homage to the region and legacy of Oregon's own James Beard.
410 SW Broadway at Stark St.
Part steakhouse, part butchershop, Laurelhurst Market specializes in steak but serves a full menu of delicious dishes. Named to Bon Appetit's Top 10 Best New Restaurants list in 2010, the restaurant continues to be one of our favorite Portland restaurants.
3155 E Burnside St. at NE 33rd Ave
Paley's Place Bistro & Bar
This cozy neighborhood restaurant continues to be a favorite Portland restaurant since its opening nearly 20 years ago. Paley's Place offers local, organic, sustainable Northwest cuisine served a la carte or as five- or seven-course tasting menus.
1204 NW 21st Ave. at Northrup St.
Southpark Seafood serves contemporary Northwest-inspired cuisine with a focus on locally-sourced ingredients and sustainable and environmentally responsible seafood. Don't miss the restaurant's daily $5 happy hour menu - one of the best happy hour deals in town!
901 SW Salmon St. at Park St.
Tasty & Alder
Tasty & Alder continues to be a Portland hotspot for its innovative dishes that inspire sharing and its convivial atmosphere. Open for brunch and dinner, there's no reason not to visit for both - you won't be disappointed. Reservations are limited, but our hotel's prime location just a few blocks away makes walking in a breeze.
580 SW 12th Ave. at Alder St.
Named one of Eater's 38 Essential Portland Restaurants, Biwa offers traditional Japanese izakaya cooking in a modern, convivial space. Shareable plates make Biwa a fun spot for getting together with friends and enjoying flavorful bites.
215 SE 9th Ave. at Ash St.
Contemporary Vietnamese comfort food is available to enjoy at Luc Lac, located just a few blocks away from our hotel. Whether you're craving a flavorful banh mi during your lunch break or a warm bowl of pho late at night, Luc Lac will satisfy your stomach any time of day. The restaurant is open daily for lunch and dinner and until 4 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays,
835 SW 2nd Ave. at Taylor St.
One of the most widely acclaimed Portland restaurants, Pok Pok draws a crowd every single day. Here, James Beard Award winning chef Andy Ricker serves classic Southeast Asian dishes with just the right amount of spice. The Vietnamese fish sauce chicken wings cannot be missed.
3226 SE Division St. at 33rd Ave.
One of Portland's favorite sushi restaurants, Bamboo serves food that is not only delectable but also certified sustainable and conscientiously sourced. Enjoy contemporary and traditional Japanese dishes at one of the best rated Portland restaurants.
836 NW 23rd Ave. at Kearny St.
Andina serves bright, upscale Peruvian tapas and entrees in Portland's trendy Pearl District. This award winning, family-owned Portland restaurant is a must-visit for locals and visitors alike.
1314 NW Glisan St. between 13th & 14th Ave
Eat, drink and be merry at Coppia where the emphasis is on unique Italian dining that pairs perfectly with wines from Piedmont, Italy. Formerly known as Vino Paradiso, the Portland restaurant's wine program has received Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence five years in a row.
417 NW 10th Ave. at Flanders St.
Warm, hearty flavors from central Europe are highlighted in the farm-to-table fare at Grüner. The intimate restaurant serves updated versions of old world classics, such as tarte flambée, house-made bratwurst & saucisson sausages, spätzle, coq au vin, and more.
527 SW 12th Ave. at Alder St.
Considered to be one of the best Portland restaurants, Le Pigeon is run by award-winning chef Gabriel Rucker. A James Beard Award winner and Food & Wine Best New Chef, Rucker serves French-inspired cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere at his highly lauded Portland restaurant.
738 E Burnside St. at 8th Ave
Mediterranean Exploration Company
Explore the flavors of the Mediterranean at this recently-opened Pearl District restaurant. While everything at the Mediterranean Exploration Company is delicious, a few standout dishes, if available, include the grilled octopus, Greek lamb chops and "Usul" hummus. The menu here changes daily based on what's in season, what's locally available and what inspires the kitchen.
333 NW 13th Ave. at Flanders St.
Simple, local food with regional Italian flavors is featured at this neighborhood Portland restaurant by six-time James Beard Award nominee Cathy Whims. Nostrana's rustic Neapolitan-style pizzas are a must-try.
1408 SE Morrison St. at 14th Ave.
Reservations are limited at this highly popular Portland restaurant, so expect a wait, especially on weekend nights. But, the reward is definitely well worth it. Enjoy Toro Bravo's Spanish-inspired tapas crafted with ingredients found at the local farmers' market.
120 NE Russell St. at Rodney Ave.