Friday, January 22, 2016

Portland Oregon Restaurants and Attractions

We love all the fun things to do in our nearby city.  Thought I would share some of our favorites.

Yummy Eats
Salt & Straw (Steve's favorite is the pear and blue cheese.)
The Screen Door
Pine State Biscuits
Papa Haydn
Portland City Grill
El Gaucho (There french onion soup is divine.)
Blossoming Lotus
Pok Pok

McMenamins (This restaurant offers dinner and a movie.  There are may located throughout the Portland area.)
Keller Auditorium (We saw Wicked here this last summer and loved it!)
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Places To Shop
Buffalo Exchange
Hippo Hardware
23rd Street
The Pearl District
Powell's Books
Camas Antiques

Great Crafty Locations
Acorns and Threads
Knit Purl

Museums and Attractions
Portland Rose Garden
Portland Spirit Lunch and Dinner Cruises
Portland Zoo
OMSI | Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Portland Aerial Lift

Hikes & Parks
Pittock Mansion Hike
Walk or Bike Across Bridges
Washington Park Hikes Behind Oregon Zoo

We love our city!  If you have any other suggestions of places you love in Portland Oregon, add them to the comments, I love suggestions on new places to visit!


  1. Great post! I really want to visit Portland. I'll save this post for future reference. Thanks.

    1. You should, we love living so close!