Portland, OR

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Farm Cafe [CLOSED]See Farm Cafe Video ($$)
(630 ratings)

10 SE 7th Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 736-3276
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Burgers"
  • Farmhouse Veggie Burger
    burger: eggplant, cheddar cheese, bread crumbs, green onions, parsley, garlic, black pepper; topped w/ carmelized onions, roasted red peppers, spicy brown mustard, baby greens on an artisan-style bun
4.0 out of 5
630 ratings
Horse Brass Pub ($$)
(739 ratings)

4534 SE Belmont St Map It!
Portland, OR 97215
(503) 232-2202
As Seen On:
Sausage Paradise
  • Banger Sausage Roll
    pig-in-a-blanket (except w/ banger)
  • Bangers & Mash
    2 bangers, 2 scoops of mashed potatoes, fried onions, green peas w/ side of pub mustard; available only on certain days (albeit bangers are available all the time)
  • Scotch Egg
    hard cooked egg wrapped in banger & deep fried; served w/ chips & homemade pub mustard
4.0 out of 5
739 ratings
est. 1976; traditional English-style pub "proudly serving proper 20 oz. Imperial pints" w/ choice of 59 beers on tap; featured in the New York Times, Esquire Magazine
Industrial Cafe and Saloon [CLOSED]See Industrial Cafe and Saloon Video ($$)
(248 ratings)

2572 NW Vaughn St Map It!
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 227-7002
4.0 out of 5
248 ratings
[CLOSED]; pure comfort food in industrial neighborhood; raise their own cows for their beef; Other Recipes: Hawaiian Style Beef Short Ribs
Lardo ($$)
(1369 ratings)

1212 SE Hawthorne St Map It!
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 234-7786
  • Griddled Mortadella Sandwich
    mortadella (balona-like) seared on the flat top & topped w/ provolone, marinated peppers & mustard aioli
  • Porchetta Sandwich
    roasted pork roll, sliced & grilled, served on ciabatta w/ gremolata (chopped herb condiment), caper mayo, crispy crackling, arugula; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1369 ratings
#18 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); started as a food cart in 2010 & opened restaurant in 2011; everything is pork
People's Pig [CLOSED]See People's Pig Video ($$)
(558 ratings)

3217 N Williams Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97227
(503) 282-2800
  • Smoked Fried Chicken Sandwich
    smoked fried chicken, spicy mayo, jalapeno jelly, greens on house made sour dough roll
4.0 out of 5
558 ratings
[CLOSED]; #4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Chicken)
Podnah's Pit BarbequeSee Podnah's Pit Barbeque Video ($$)
(1593 ratings)

1625 NE Killingsworth St Map It!
Portland, OR 97211
(503) 281-3700
  • Brisket
    smoked in oak for 8-10 hrs at 250-degrees; looks good
  • Lamb Ribs
    smoked & served only on Thursdays
  • Plato Tejano
    sliced smoked brisket w/ pinto beans, salsa, & tortillas
  • Smoked Whole Ruby Trout
4.0 out of 5
1593 ratings
opened in 2006; slow-smoked, Texas style barbecue
Pok Pok [CLOSED]See Pok Pok Video ($$)
(6338 ratings)

3226 SE Division St Map It!
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 232-1387
  • Ike's Vietnamese Fish Sauce Wings
    on his first visit, Rahm and friend-director ordered them three times (they were that good); recipe from a beer-stand on owner's visit to Vietnam; looks good; top seller; fresh natural chicken wings marinated in fish sauce and palm sugar, deep-fried, tossed in caramelized Phu Quoc fish sauce and garlic and served w/ Vietnamese table salad; Guy got his spicy; looks good
  • Muu Paa Kham Waan
    boar meat collar rubbed garlic, coriander root and black pepper, glazed w/ soy and sugar, grilled over charcoal and served w/ chilled mustard greens and a spicy chile/lime/garlic sauce; "ridiculously good"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Papaya Pok Pok
    spicy green papaya salad w/ tomatoes, long beans, Thai chili, lime juice, tamarind fish sauce, garlic, palm sugar, dried shrimp and peanuts made to order in the pok pok (mortar and pestle); Guy had dried chilies added; looks good
4.0 out of 5
6338 ratings
[CLOSED]; James Beard award winner (Best Chef Northwest - 2011); serve food found at pubs, restaurants, homes and the streets of Southeast Asia with the majority of the food coming from Thailand; many of the kitchenware is imported from Thailand; does not serve Pad Thai; Other Recipes: Khao Man Som Tam
Random Order Pie Bar [CLOSED]See Random Order Pie Bar Video ($)
(509 ratings)

1800 NE Alberta St Map It!
Portland, OR 97211
(971) 340-6995
As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Desserts"
  • Tahitian Vanilla Sugar Salted Caramel Apple Pie
    top seller; organic apples tumbled in homemade caramel & laid to service under a Tahitian vanilla sugar-salted crust; listed in Travel & Leisure's as one of the best pies in America; looks good
4.0 out of 5
509 ratings
[CLOSED]; #3 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Desserts); Portland institution; "Pie Bar" (specialize in pies)
Saucy's BBQ [CLOSED] ($)
(12 ratings)

N Greeley Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97217
(503) 807-7015
  • Ribs
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
12 ratings
[CLOSED]; food truck
Stepping Stone Cafe ($)
(903 ratings)

2390 NW Quimby St Map It!
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 222-1132
  • Banana Nut Bread French Toast
    homemade banana bread battered & grilled w/ fresh banana, walnuts, powdered sugar on top; looks good
  • Bad-Ass Omelet
    2-lb omelet
  • Man cakes
    3 13-inch pancakes
4.0 out of 5
903 ratings
huge portions
Three Square Grill [CLOSED]See Three Square Grill Video ($$)
(43 ratings)

6320 SW Capitol Hwy Map It!
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 753-3477
  • Cranberry Preserves
    can be shipped
4.0 out of 5
43 ratings
Whiffies [CLOSED] ($)
(262 ratings)

1204 SE Hawthorne Blvd Map It!
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 946-6544
  • Pies
4.0 out of 5
262 ratings
[CLOSED]; food truck; in "Cartopia"
Yonder [CLOSED] ($$)
(166 ratings)

4636 NE 42nd Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97218
(503) 444-7947
  • "The Intimidator"
    named for Dale Earnhardt; sandwich w/ brined & fried skin-on chicken thigh w/ homemade sauce, pimento cheese, bacon jam, b&b zucchini pickles & iceberg on a bacon fat-griddled from scratch benne buttermilk shokupan bun; looks good
  • Sweet Onion Catfish Hushpuppies
    cornmeal fritters w/ chunks of wild TN catfish & sweet onions; served w/ house "comeback" sauce, whipped sorghum butter & fresh chives
4.0 out of 5
166 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2019; scratch-made Southern specialties, featuring award-winning fried chicken
Allan's Authentic Mexican Restaurant ($$)
(323 ratings)

18305 NW West Union Rd Map It!
Portland, OR 97229
(503) 629-1764
As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Portland, OR"
  • Diablo Burrito Challenge
    2.2-lb steak burrito w/ 10 of the hottest peppers in 10 minutes; Casey lost
3.5 out of 5
323 ratings
Big-Ass Sandwiches [CLOSED]See Big-Ass Sandwiches Video ($)
(335 ratings)

5663 NE Glisan St Map It!
Portland, OR 97213
(503) 803-0619
  • "The Richwich"
    over-stuffed sandwich w/ signature slow-roasted beef, bacon & grilled onions piled onto a ciabatta roll w/ hand-cut fries, covered w/ homemade Bechamel cheese sauce; looks good; winner of Best Sandwich (Northwest)
3.5 out of 5
335 ratings
[CLOSED]; #21 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); opened in 2009; husband-and-wife team running a food cart
Chin's KitchenSee Chin's Kitchen Video ($$)
(323 ratings)

4126 NE Broadway St Map It!
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 281-1203
  • Beef Noodle Soup
    braised beef shoulder, handmade egg noodles, ginger onion broth w/ herbs, spices & baby bok choy, topped w/ cilantro; looks good
  • Seafood Pork Dumplings
    pork, shrimp & Chinese leek, wrapped in handmade noodle & boiled; served w/ garlic soy sauce; "Outstanding!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
3.5 out of 5
323 ratings
est. 1949; iconic restaurant serving traditional Northeastern Chinese cuisine; under new ownership since 2017
Frank's Noodle HouseSee Frank's Noodle House Video ($$)
(1249 ratings)

822 NE Broadway St Map It!
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 288-1007
  • Handmade Noodles w/ Chicken
    stir-fried handmade noodles w/ cabbage, red & green bell pepper, onion, celery, & house special sauce; looks good
  • Handmade Dumplings
    ground pork & chives; steamed & served w/ dipping sauce; looks good
  • Pork with Napa Cabbage
    pork belly meat, cabbage, green bell pepper, & house special sauce
3.5 out of 5
1249 ratings
noodles made by hand every day; Other Recipes: Hand-Pulled Pan Fried Noodles | General Tso's Chicken | Kung Pao Chicken | Kung Pao Chicken
Kenny & Zuke's [CLOSED]See Kenny & Zuke's Video ($$)
(1272 ratings)

1038 SW Stark St Map It!
Portland, OR 97205
(503) 222-3354
  • Pastrami on Rye
    brine-injected, cured 7 days, smoked 10 hours, steamed for 3 & hand-sliced; served on homemade rye w/ deli mustard & coleslaw; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1272 ratings
[CLOSED]; #4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Sandwiches)
Lincoln [CLOSED]See Lincoln Video ($$$)
(239 ratings)

3808 N Williams Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97227
(503) 288-6200
  • Bacon Apple Pie
    apple pie, but w/ a bacon-latticed top as the top "crust"; not always available (call restaurant)
3.5 out of 5
239 ratings
Morrison Hotel [CLOSED]See Morrison Hotel Video ($)
(46 ratings)

719 SE Morrison St Map It!
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 236-7080
  • Cheesy Pig Fries
    home-cut fries topped w/ "gobs of cheese", pulled pork, more cheese, BBQ sauce; looks messy (good)
3.5 out of 5
46 ratings
[CLOSED]; #62 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); only a pub serving comfort food...not a hotel (anymore); serving over 100 types of beer
Original Dinerant ($$)
(1082 ratings)

300 SW 6th Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 546-2666
  • Chicken & Waffles
    crispy chicken confit, Tillamook cheddar, jalapeno waffle, smoked maple syrup
  • Donut Burger Sliders
    buttermilk donuts, Tillamook cheddar, ground beef patty, donut glaze
3.5 out of 5
1082 ratings
"serving up playful variations on the classic standards in an atmosphere that's stylish, sophisticated and cool" (from its website)
Potato Champion ($)
(755 ratings)

1207 SE Hawthorne Blvd Map It!
Portland, OR 97214
(971) 201-6179
  • French Fries
    looks good
3.5 out of 5
755 ratings
food truck; in "Cartopia"
Salvador Molly's ($$)
(688 ratings)

1523 SW Sunset Blvd Map It!
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 293-1790
As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Portland"
  • Great Balls of Fire Challenge
    challenge - spicy hot; 5 fritters; Adam won
3.5 out of 5
688 ratings
Voodoo DoughnutSee Voodoo Doughnut Video ($)
(9778 ratings)

22 SW 3rd Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 241-4704
  • Memphis Mafia
    Fried dough with banana chunks and cinnamon sugar covered in a glaze with chocolate frosting, peanut butter, peanuts and chocolate chips on top; Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Fritter; looks good
  • Voodoo Doll Doughnut
    signature doughnut; signature doughnut; signature doughnut
  • Bacon Maple Bar Doughnut
3.5 out of 5
9778 ratings
#20 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); also a wedding chapel
Dump Truck [CLOSED] ($)
(180 ratings)

Portland, OR 97205
(503) 877-3867
  • Dumplings
    pork & scallion; portabello; bacon cheeseburger
3.0 out of 5
180 ratings
[CLOSED]; food truck; dumplings in food truck "city" (called "pods")
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