Best American Restaurants in Willamette Valley

Dundee BistroDundee Bistro
(305)
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American | Dundee, Willamette Valley
Holdfast DiningHoldfast Dining
(180)
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American | SE Portland, Portland
Willow RestaurantWillow Restaurant
(224)
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American | SE Portland, Portland
Castagna RestaurantCastagna Restaurant
(709)
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American | SE Portland, Portland
QuaintrelleQuaintrelle
(319)
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American | North Portland, Portland
RadarRadar
(346)
$$$$
American | North Portland, Portland
Vinotopia at Forest ParkVinotopia at Forest Park
(273)
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American | Forest Park, Westside
Irving St KitchenIrving St Kitchen
(1585)
$$$$
American | Pearl District, Portland
Noble RotNoble Rot
(1175)
$$$$
American | NE Portland, Portland
Ranch House (Brasada Ranch)Ranch House (Brasada Ranch)
(71)
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American | Bend, Bend / Deschutes County
DRAKEDRAKE
(780)
$$$$
American | Bend, Bend / Deschutes County
The Stephanie Inn Dining RoomThe Stephanie Inn Dining Room
(120)
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American | Cannon Beach, Oregon Coast
Larks MedfordLarks Medford
(281)
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American | Medford, Ashland / Medford

Best Italian Restaurants in Willamette Valley

AgriVinoAgriVino
(515)
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Italian | Carlton, Willamette Valley
Mucca OsteriaMucca Osteria
(1403)
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Italian | Downtown, Portland
Bar MingoBar Mingo
(325)
$$$$
Italian | NW Portland, Portland
NostranaNostrana
(2362)
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Italian | SE Portland, Portland
a Cena Ristorantea Cena Ristorante
(1927)
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Italian | SE Portland, Portland
3 Doors Down Cafe and Lounge3 Doors Down Cafe and Lounge
(918)
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Italian | SE Portland, Portland
DOCDOC
(842)
$$$$
Italian | NE Portland, Portland
Ristorante Italiano - Excelsior InnRistorante Italiano - Excelsior Inn
(256)
$$$$
Italian | Eugene, Eugene
Fillmore TrattoriaFillmore Trattoria
(360)
$$$$
Italian | NW Portland, Portland
decarlidecarli
(1499)
$$$$
Italian | Beaverton, Westside
MiNGO WestMiNGO West
(913)
$$$$
Italian | Beaverton, Westside
Flatbread Neapolitan PizzeriaFlatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria
(110)
$$$$
Italian | Bend, Bend / Deschutes County
Arrivederci Wine & JazzArrivederci Wine & Jazz
(217)
$$$$
Italian | Milwaukie, Clackamas

Popular restaurants in Portland

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a Cena Ristorante
(346)
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Italian | SE Portland
Nicoletta's Table and Marketplace
(228)
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Italian | Lake Oswego
Oswego Grill - Kruse Way
(296)
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Steakhouse | Lake Oswego
Tavern on Kruse
(157)
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Northwest | Lake Oswego
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10 Hard-to-Get Reservations in Portland

We know a thing or two about snagging a table. See the spots that are hardest to get into.
Le PigeonLe Pigeon
1654
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French | NE Portland, Portland
KachkaKachka
266
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Eastern European | SE Portland, Portland
Departure Restaurant and LoungeDeparture Restaurant and Lounge
3094
$$$$
Asian | Downtown, Portland
AndinaAndina
6827
$$$$
Peruvian | Pearl District, Portland
Willow RestaurantWillow Restaurant
224
$$$$
American | SE Portland, Portland
BeastBeast
1554
$$$$
French | NE Portland, Portland
Portland City GrillPortland City Grill
6403
$$$$
Steak | Downtown, Portland
DOCDOC
842
$$$$
Italian | NE Portland, Portland
Mucca OsteriaMucca Osteria
1403
$$$$
Italian | Downtown, Portland
RingSide Steakhouse - UptownRingSide Steakhouse - Uptown
3985
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Steakhouse | NW Portland, Portland

Local Favorites: The 20 Best Restaurants in Portland

The top restaurants in the city, according to our savvy dining experts.
Little BirdLittle Bird
2480
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French | Downtown, Portland
Departure Restaurant and LoungeDeparture Restaurant and Lounge
3094
$$$$
Asian | Downtown, Portland
Le PigeonLe Pigeon
1654
$$$$
French | NE Portland, Portland
KachkaKachka
266
$$$$
Eastern European | SE Portland, Portland
RenataRenata
1074
$$$$
Italian | SE Portland, Portland
NostranaNostrana
2362
$$$$
Italian | SE Portland, Portland
ImperialImperial
2384
$$$$
Northwest | Downtown, Portland
Bistro AgnesBistro Agnes
449
$$$$
French | Downtown, Portland
Higgins Restaurant & BarHiggins Restaurant & Bar
1275
$$$$
Organic | SW Portland, Portland
JacquelineJacqueline
289
$$$$
Seafood | SE Portland, Portland
La MouleLa Moule
256
$$$$
French American | SE Portland, Portland
HeadwatersHeadwaters
876
$$$$
Northwest | Downtown, Portland
AviaryAviary
1083
$$$$
French | NE Portland, Portland
AndinaAndina
6827
$$$$
Peruvian | Pearl District, Portland
Irving St KitchenIrving St Kitchen
1585
$$$$
American | Pearl District, Portland
Nel CentroNel Centro
1522
$$$$
Italian | SW Portland, Portland
DavenportDavenport
285
$$$$
Contemporary American | NE Portland, Portland
Can FontCan Font
314
$$$$
Spanish | SW Portland, Portland
St JackSt Jack
1631
$$$$
French | NW Portland, Portland
Urban Farmer PortlandUrban Farmer Portland
1789
$$$$
Steakhouse | Downtown, Portland

The Top 15 Restaurants by Cuisine in Portland

Whether it’s a margherita pizza or sashimi you seek, here are the best places by cuisine type, according to our tastemakers.
RenataRenata
1074
$$$$
Italian | SE Portland, Portland
Bistro AgnesBistro Agnes
449
$$$$
French | Downtown, Portland
DavenportDavenport
285
$$$$
Contemporary American | NE Portland, Portland
JacquelineJacqueline
289
$$$$
Seafood | SE Portland, Portland
RingSide Steakhouse - UptownRingSide Steakhouse - Uptown
3985
$$$$
Steakhouse | NW Portland, Portland
Can FontCan Font
314
$$$$
Spanish | SW Portland, Portland
LeChonLeChon
1132
$$$$
South American | SW Portland, Portland
AutenticaAutentica
300
$$$$
Mexican | NE Portland, Portland
Eleni's PhiloxeniaEleni's Philoxenia
331
$$$$
Mediterranean | Pearl District, Portland
Grain & GristleGrain & Gristle
45
$$$$
Gastro Pub | NE Portland, Portland
Hello India Restaurant & LoungeHello India Restaurant & Lounge
18
$$$$
Indian | SE Portland, Portland
AfuriAfuri
26
$$$$
Ramen | SE Portland, Portland
Dragonwell BistroDragonwell Bistro
162
$$$$
Chinese | Downtown, Portland
DarsalamDarsalam
18
$$$$
Middle Eastern | NE Portland, Portland
Thai Time CafeThai Time Cafe
2
$$$$
Thai | Downtown, Portland

Portland's 10 Most Iconic Restaurants

Fall in love with these longstanding local favorites.
AndinaAndina
6827
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Peruvian | Pearl District, Portland
Jake's Famous CrawfishJake's Famous Crawfish
4674
$$$$
Seafood | Downtown, Portland
JackrabbitJackrabbit
426
$$$$
American | Downtown, Portland
Il SolitoIl Solito
1258
$$$$
Italian | Downtown, Portland
clarklewisclarklewis
1822
$$$$
Northwest | SE Portland, Portland
SerrattoSerratto
1110
$$$$
Italian | Pearl District, Portland
Masu SushiMasu Sushi
721
$$$$
Sushi | Downtown, Portland
BluehourBluehour
1721
$$$$
Modern European | Pearl District, Portland
Gracie'sGracie's
1560
$$$$
Northwest | Downtown, Portland
Jake's Grill - PortlandJake's Grill - Portland
2048
$$$$
American | Downtown, Portland

Treat your taste buds: Explore Willamette Valley restaurants.

Specials at top restaurants in Willamette Valley

Enjoy great restaurant specials, set menus, and more
XicoXico
655 reviews
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Mexican | SE Portland, Portland

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Great food. Lovely ambiance. Mexican hot chocolate was amazing! More

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Hoda's Middle Eastern CuisineHoda's Middle Eastern Cuisine
79 reviews
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Lebanese | SE Portland, Portland

Always a pleasure to dine here! The food is consistently satisfying and the staff always welcoming. More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Willamette Valley's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
AgriVino1. AgriVino
515 reviews
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Italian | Carlton, Willamette Valley

Delicious food-homemade pasta! Highly recommend! We will be back More

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The Painted Lady2. The Painted Lady
1215 reviews
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Contemporary American | Newberg, Willamette Valley

We visited this restaurant two years ago and had a great experience. I am happy to say nothing has changed. Food and service was outstanding. The wine pairings were spot on. More

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JORY Restaurant at The Allison Inn & Spa3. JORY Restaurant at The Allison Inn & Spa
922 reviews
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Northwest | Newberg, Willamette Valley

We celebrated our wedding anniversary at Joey. Great service, beautiful location, extensive wine list and great food. More

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Bistro Maison4. Bistro Maison
396 reviews
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French | McMinnville, Willamette Valley

Deborah and Jean-Jacques continue to deliver outstanding food and great service!! More

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Cuvee5. Cuvee
320 reviews
$$$$
French | Carlton, Willamette Valley

My absolute favorite restaurant in Yamhill county! Wonderful food and great service. More

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Discover Willamette Valley

Welcome to Oregon’s wine country. You can go for wine tasting, vineyard tours, or even farm tours to see the local produce. Dining out is a true pleasure in the scenic Willamette Valley area because of the varied selection of restaurants available. Diners can experience upscale Peruvian fare, fine-dining Italian, and patisseries for those with a sweet tooth. Vegan dishes are available at many of restaurants. If you prefer classic American cuisine, there’s deep-fried chicken, fresh biscuits, and farm-fresh salads. Local seafood restaurants boast dishes such as smoked salmon, grilled shrimp, and more. You can even find Chinese and Creole options.