The serpentine queues outside this little pizzeria is a fair enough indication of it's popularity in the city. However, Apizza Scholls' fame goes far beyond Portland. This no non-sense pizzeria is frequently listed amongst the country's top pizza places and is a must-visit fixture when in the city. The restaurant's kitchen headed by owner Brian Spangler delights with his single-minded focus of crafting some of the best pizza pies. Choose from a delectable selection of house pies featuring classics like the Apizza Margherita as well as some delights like the Bacon Bianca and Tartufo Bianco. The selection has something for most tastes, and if you're thinking up something not on the menu, you can also 'Build your own Pie'.
Sitting on the Columbia riverbank, Salty's on the Columbia definitely is not a fish out of water. The superb service and seafood equal the enchanting dining experience on the river. Besides their superb seasonal seafood fare, they are also known for their steaks and happy hours. Savor their sublime dishes in the romantic interiors or in their lovely deck. Live jazz music adds to the ambiance on weekend nights.
This business venture of Kenneth Pogson and Tres Shannon is one of a kind. Voodoo Doughnut is a donut market, serving the sweet rings under weird names like Dirt, Butter Fingering, Cock-n-Balls and… No Name. Yes, that too is the name of one of the donuts! The menu undergoes changes quite often. Live music on week nights promotes young talent. If you want to introduce your guests to these treats in the comforts of your home, go ahead because custom made donuts are also available. Suggest this wedding venue to your friend. Yes! Legal wedding service is conducted right in front of the Holy Doughnut! This fun-loaded eatery has, no wonder, bagged a 10 minute long media coverage. Welcome to the world of Voodoo's donuts.
Dubbed as one of "The Best Clubs in America" in 2013 by Rolling Stone magazine, Doug Fir Lounge is the go to place for music lovers. Located within the Jupiter Hotel, the lounge showcases the talents of up and coming artists. A first class sound system boosts the performance energy, keeping the guests asking for more. Even on nights without concerts you can still sip on some classic drinks, relax in the comfortable surroundings and dine on delicious American dishes.
In an era when out-of-town coffee giants are making it difficult to raise a cup of java without seeing a corporate logo, this down-to-earth place is a welcome relief. Using one of the original names for Portland, stretching back to when the city had more stumps than people, the small cafe prides itself on its distinctively local feel. Built around a working coffee roaster, Stumptown Coffee Roasters is a casual spot. From in-house roasted beans, to fresh bagels and pastries from local bakeries, the cafe is a Portland original.
Set in a contemporary industrial decor complete with leather-black paint, low lights and comfy booths, the White Owl Social Club is the Mecca for rock music. While the bar offers specialty cocktails, wine and craft beer from local breweries and wineries, the kitchen serves delish vegan, vegetarian and non-vegetarian fares. If you are a die-hard rock music enthusiast, you will definitely enjoy the music being played here. It's open till wee hours of the morning making it a great spot to stay put with friends on a weekend until you have had your fair share of music, food and potent drinks.
The Burgerville chain of fast food outlets are well known in the United States for their healthy and delicious offerings made from fresh, locally sourced ingredients. This particular restaurant is highly popular among locals for its efficient customer service and the large touch screen soda fountain offering over 100 flavors. The Tillamook Cheeseburger comes highly recommended by regulars along with a side serving of rosemary garlic fries. It is an ideal place to have a quick meal on the go or a fun lunch with kids with its special juniors menu and a variety of fun activities. Gluten free food options are available here as well.
The Grant House Restaurant is a picturesque location which abruptly pulls you back into an era gone by. The restaurant building is a Southern style House built somewhere in the 1800s. The well maintained green lawn with dainty chairs and tables promise an elegant experience. The stunning location of The Grant House is complemented by a gorgeous array of American fare which is meticulously prepared and served. The bar brims with an impressive list of wines and beers. A part of the Grant House experience is the Happy Hour which has gained popularity among bar regulars. Service has always managed to stay above par and consistent.
Part wine bar, tapas restaurant, and art gallery, Niche is a lively hub in the heart of downtown Vancouver. Blending contemporary with historic, the bar has a chic ambiance and decor. Oenophiles will appreciate the wide selection of wines, both by the glass and bottle; there are over 140 types to choose from. From Provence to the Willamette Valley, the crafted wine list appeals to both serious connoisseurs and first-time wine drinkers alike. Pair your glass with appetizers like smoked meats, house-marinated olives, pate, and warm bread with truffle butter for a complete experience.
Nestled within the Hilton Vancouver Washington, Gray's at the Park serves all day meals alongside a range of regional wines and craft beers. While breakfast kicks off wonderfully with 'build-your-omelet' features, Belgian Waffles and a hearty breakfast Skillet, lunch brings freshly prepared tuna salads and succulent pork sandwiches. Come evening, the happy hour menu keeps diners upbeat with their discounted offerings - for both bar snacks and libations.
Inaugurated in 2016, Warehouse 23 has garnered some great reviews in a short period of time. Located in Vancouver, WA, they offer an extensive menu with great choices of seafood, Margherita Pizza, and Chicken Street Tacos being some of the popular choices. The restaurant serves generous portions of their preparations making it a good place for people with a large appetite. With enticing presentation techniques and a great choice of beverages, the restaurant is available for small-time events and parties.