Looking for the best American restaurants in Portland? These are our top choices for gumbo and fried chicken. We researched top sites and incorporated millions of critic and user reviews to find the best American restaurants. From plates of Pacific seafood to bowls of mac and cheese these are the best American venues Portland has to offer.
Finding the right American restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 9087 spots across Portland, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 717 lists and articles from the likes of Eater – applying our boam magic to sift through results. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - 13 Vegan Food Carts To Visit in Portland and Beyond, Eater - Where to Eat, Drink, and Relax on East 28th’s Underrated Restaurant Row and Eater - Where to Find Food and Drinks in the West Hills. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.
Knowing what to pair with grilled burger can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cocktail, particularly a glass of Margarita. This, sweet, cocktail balances the spicy and salty grilled burger.
To elevate your fried chicken experience, we recommend some Kentucky 75 to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail cuts the fat of the fried skin.
Experts often pair shellfish with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.
Certain dishes are so iconic that they can become a part of a country’s identity. In The United States, pecan pie is recognized as one of the most popular national dishes.
If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $200 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, mac and cheese?
Joey Chestnutate the most hot dog in the world by finishing no fewer than 75. Who’s up for breaking this record?
Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen American spot.