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Swiss Hibiscus: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Swiss Hibiscus ($$)
(508 ratings)

4950 NE 14th Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97211
(503) 477-9224
swisshibiscus.com
  • Emince Zurichoise
    a specialty of Zurich; thinly sliced pork sautéed in a mushroom cream sauce; looks good
  • Paprika Schnitzel
    Carlton Farms pork medallions sauteed & finished w/ a paprika mushroom cream sauce & served w/ spatzle (Swiss pasta); looks good
5.0 out of 5
508 ratings
since 2010; family-owned (father from Switzerland, mother is Japanese, daughter from Hawaii) & operated serving Swiss cuisine; sell their very popular salad dressing online
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Ataula ($$)
(432 ratings)

1818 NW 23rd Pl Map It!
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 894-8904
www.ataulapdx.com
  • Pepito de Ternera
    veal breast sandwich, brioche, havarti, roasted green pepper, horseradish; looks good
  • Pulpo Carpaccio
    thinly sliced octopus topped w/ ingredients w/ artistic flair; "one of the most beautiful dishes I've ever seen on Triple-D" -Guy Fieri
4.5 out of 5
432 ratings
serving tapas run & owned by husband-and-wife team; vision: a restaurant that delivers the highest quality food in a more relaxed environment
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GueroSee Guero Video ($$)
(487 ratings)

200 NE 28th Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 887-9258
www.guerotortas.com
  • Ahogada Torta
    pork shoulder carnitas, habanero slaw & cilantro on grilled bolillo; topped w/ spicy tomato sauce; "that lights up!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Masa y Papa Torta
    vegetarian w/ fried masa & potato pancake, roasted tamarind tomato, avocado, onion, cilantro, lime, queso botanero, cabbage, pickled onion, chile lime mayonesa, on toasted telera; "I'd order that every day" -Guy Fieri
4.5 out of 5
487 ratings
est 2013; casual spot for Mexican sandwiches & vegetarian bowls; "no. 1 tortas, bowls, drinks & more" (from its website)
  • Ribs
    spare ribs smoked 4-6 hrs; looks good
  • Whole Shebamwich
    sandwich w/ all the meats (pulled pork, sausage, brisket) piled high w/ pickles & slaw; topped w/ skewered rib; looks good
4.5 out of 5
423 ratings
story: dude from Long Island who moves to Australia to study Texas BBQ, to come back w/ Australian wife to serve BBQ in 1976 trailer
  • Old Fashioned Wiener
    house speciality; rated one of the top ten hot dogs in the nation by Epicurious.com and msn.com; looks good
  • Pastrami
    cured for 3 weeks & smoked overnight; looks good
4.5 out of 5
477 ratings
since 1929; homemade sausages (50 varieties); grill on sidewalk outside storefront; "meat Disneyland"-Guy Fieri; Other Recipes: Beer Cheese Soup
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P's & Q's Market ($$)
(166 ratings)

1301 NE Dekum St Map It!
Portland, OR 97211
(503) 894-8979
www.psandqsmarket.com
  • Buttermilk Biscuits & Tomato Gravy
    from owner's grandma's recipe; available only for weekend brunch; looks good
  • Fried Polenta Sandwich
    w/ pickled red onion, roasted hatch chiles & arugula on a potato bun; "you've got to come try that sandwich...that is crazy!" -Guy Fieri
4.5 out of 5
166 ratings
neighborhood market & deli serving comfort food
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PDX Six Seven One [CLOSED]See PDX Six Seven One Video ($)
(81 ratings)

5235 NE Sandy Blvd Map It!
Portland, OR 97213
(971) 570-0945
www.pdx671.com
  • Bonelos Uhang
    shrimp fritters made of Oregon pink shrimp, peas, carrots & corn; deep-fried & served w/ side of garlic-black pepper-vinegar sauce
  • Kelaguen Mannok
    chopped grilled chicken, onions, grated coconut, peppers & lemon served cold & spicy; served w/ titiyas (coconut-milk flat bread); "that's one of the best chicken salads that you'll ever try. Off the hook!"-Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
81 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2010; Guamanian cuisine; located in Rose City Food Park
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Pine State Biscuits ($)
(1100 ratings)

1100 SE Division St Map It!
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 236-3346
pinestatebiscuits.com
  • Biscuits and Gravy
    looks good
  • Pine State Fried Club
    Trio of fried grit cakes topped with fried chicken and spiced honey, pimento cheese, fried green tomato, country ham and white cheddar
  • Reggie
    homemade biscuit sandwich w/ fried chicken, bacon & cheese topped with gravy; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1100 ratings
opened in 2006; mix of old-style Southern goodness and modern restaurant professionalism; moved from original location at 3640 SE Belmont St
  • Dungeness Crab Leg & Spinach Risotto
    dungeness crab legs over spinach risotto w/ carrot, onion & red pepper; topped w/ tomato bisque & beurre blanc; "I'll have two more orders please"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Pacific NW Seafood Cioppino
    Oregon rockfish, Canadian salmon, blue mussels & dungeness crab cake in saffron tomato broth
4.5 out of 5
844 ratings
opened in 2001; specializing in fresh Northwest seafood & shellfish w/ locally sourced ingredients & garden produce
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Tails & Trotters ($$)
(159 ratings)

525 NE 24th Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 477-8682
www.tailsandtrotters.com
  • Grinders
    coppa, lonza, ham, aged provolone, shredded iceberg, red onion, spicy relish, garlic aioli, toasted ciabatta; "that is up there in the best grinders I've ever had" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Porchetta Sandwich
    sliced, grilled & chopped pork belly-sweet Italian sausage roll, salsa verde, garlic aioli, arugula salad on toasted ciabatta; looks good
4.5 out of 5
159 ratings
est. 2009; specialize in pork...serving pork in over 100 different ways; "tradition with a twist" (from its website); lunchtime only (check website for hours); Other Recipes: Salsa Verde
Viking Soul Food: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Viking Soul FoodSee Viking Soul Food Video ($)
(226 ratings)

4255 SE Belmont St Map It!
Portland, OR 97215
(971) 506-5579
www.vikingsoulfood.com
  • Norweigan Meatball Lefse Wrap
    pork & beef meatballs w/ caramelized onions, gjetost cheese sauce & surkal pickled purple cabbage, wrapped in traditional lefse bread
  • Smoked Salmon Lefse Wrap
    wrapped wood-smoked Norwegian fjord salmon, w/ pickled shallots, dill creme fraiche, lemon & fresh greens
4.5 out of 5
226 ratings
opened in 2010; Scandinavian soul food specialty wraps served from a vintage trailer
  • Biscuits-n-Gravy
    fan favorite; slow-roasted pork loin comes thinly sliced, nestled between two sweet potato biscuits & smothered in rosemary sausage gravy; served w/ Library Fries; looks good
  • Sicilian Hash
    signature dish available only on weekend brunch; Painted Hills natural beef braised overnight then sauteed w/ peppers, onions & potatoes, topped w/ Parmesan scrambled egg; served w/ choice of toast or scone; looks good
4.0 out of 5
452 ratings
[CLOSED]; husband-and-wife team "dedicated to providing healthy food to its community at a reasonable price...purchasing as much organic food from local farmers and producers as possible and by paying its employees an equitable, living wage" (from its website)
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Aviv ($$)
(279 ratings)

1125 SE Division St Map It!
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 206-6280
www.avivpdx.com
  • Mushroom Calamari
    fried mushroom medley w/ kombu & tahini
  • Shawarma Fries
    fries & seasoned soy curls; served w/ hummus, tahini, zhoug & amba; topped w/ picked turnips & jalapeno; looks good
4.0 out of 5
279 ratings
vegan spin on Israeli flavors; "plant based Middle Eastern magic" (from its website)
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Blueplate [CLOSED] ($)
(291 ratings)

308 SW Washington St Map It!
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 295-2583
www.eatatblueplate.com
  • Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup
  • Mac and Cheese
    wit bits of bacon; looks good
  • Sliders
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
291 ratings
[CLOSED]; no full kitchen; cooks on flattop
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Bunk Sandwiches [CLOSED]See Bunk Sandwiches Video ($)
(614 ratings)

621 SE Morrison St Map It!
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 328-2865
www.bunksandwiches.com
  • Pork Belly Rueben
    w/ Russian dressing (mixed w/ bacon fat!), swiss and kraut; looks good
  • Salt Cod Sandwich
    pureed salt cod w/ Spanish chorizo, marinated olives, olive oil & red wine vinegar
4.0 out of 5
614 ratings
[CLOSED]; #97 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); owned and operated by good friends and sandwich aficionados who used to work in fine dining; Other Recipes: Red Beans & Rice
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Byways Cafe [CLOSED] ($$)
(669 ratings)

1212 NW Glisan St Map It!
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 221-0011
www.bywayscafe.com
  • Amaretto French Toast
    made w/ challah bread; thick sliced
  • Blue Corn Pancakes
  • Corned Beef Hash
    homemade from start to finish
  • Key Lime Pie
4.0 out of 5
669 ratings
[CLOSED]; decorated wall-to-wall w/ retro décor and tacky trinkets
  • "The Whole Hog"
    brined & grilled pork loin chop, porchetta/porketta (rolled pork belly, sliced & pan-fried) & braised pork shoulder; "one of the best pork dishes I've ever had"-Guy Fieri
  • Beef Jerky
    looks good
  • Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken
    brined in salt-water for 24 hrs, then another 24 hrs in buttermilk, coated in paper bag (shake-shake) & fried in beef & pork fat; served w/ mashed potatoes & gravy; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1020 ratings
[CLOSED]; since 2007; "a made-from-scratch, farm-to-table experience" (from its website); Southern comfort food
  • Bologna
    offer 15 variations; Guy got the one that is beef-and-pork-based w/ roasted garlic & fresh rosemary; looks good
  • Schweinebauch
    side of bacon that has been stuffed w/ bologna, finely chopped ham & mustard seeds & then baked; looks good
  • Wine Cured Salami
    Italian salami
4.0 out of 5
259 ratings
est. 1982; grocery store & eatery; European deli w/ over 120 sausages & lunch meats; every item is made on-site; Other Recipes: Braised Rouladen w/ Pan Gravy
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Industrial Cafe and SaloonSee Industrial Cafe and Saloon Video ($$)
(241 ratings)

2572 NW Vaughn St Map It!
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 227-7002
4.0 out of 5
241 ratings
pure comfort food in industrial neighborhood; raise their own cows for their beef; Other Recipes: Hawaiian Style Beef Short Ribs
Podnah's Pit Barbeque: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Podnah's Pit BarbequeSee Podnah's Pit Barbeque Video ($$)
(1460 ratings)

1625 NE Killingsworth St Map It!
Portland, OR 97211
(503) 281-3700
www.podnahspit.com
  • 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
1460 ratings
opened in 2006; slow-smoked, Texas style barbecue
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Pok Pok [CLOSED]See Pok Pok Video ($$)
(6227 ratings)

3226 SE Division St Map It!
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 232-1387
www.pokpokpdx.com
  • Ike's Vietnamese Fish Sauce Wings
    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
6227 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
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Tin ShedSee Tin Shed Video ($$)
(1736 ratings)

1438 NE Alberta St Map It!
Portland, OR 97211
(503) 288-6966
tinshedgardencafe.com
  • Baby Beluga
    black (Beluga) lentils, kale, mushroom, sweet potato & onion in a yellow curry sauce, served over jasmine rice in a bed of fresh spinach, topped w/ raisins, peanuts & avocado; looks good
  • Heartless Artichoke Sandwich
    creamy blend of artichokes, garlic, lemon, Parmesan & roasted red pepper w/ melted Pepperjack cheese on grilled sourdough; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1736 ratings
opened in 2003; mainly vegetarian, but offer some meats dishes too; dog-friendly...in fact, you can order meals made-to-order for dogs
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Chin's Kitchen ($$)
(256 ratings)

4126 NE Broadway St Map It!
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 281-1203
chinskitchenpdx.com
  • 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
3.5 out of 5
256 ratings
est. 1949; traditional Northeastern Chinese cuisine; under new ownership since 2017
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Frank's Noodle HouseSee Frank's Noodle House Video ($$)
(1132 ratings)

822 NE Broadway St Map It!
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 288-1007
www.franksnoodlehouse.com
  • 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
1132 ratings
noodles made by hand every day; Other Recipes: Hand-Pulled Pan Fried Noodles | General Tso's Chicken | Kung Pao Chicken | Kung Pao Chicken
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Original Dinerant ($$)
(1056 ratings)

300 SW 6th Ave Map It!
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 546-2666
originaldinerant.com
  • 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
1056 ratings
"serving up playful variations on the classic standards in an atmosphere that's stylish, sophisticated and cool" (from its website)
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Portland, OR

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