When the craving for steak calls, there are plenty of local steakhouses that are up to the task of filling your belly. While Portland is not a steak-lovers city, there are still plenty of places to get a truly wonderful, perfectly cooked steak around town. Here are the top six spots to head when looking to fulfill your carnivorous fantasies.
1. Portland City Grill
Great views await at this downtown hot spot that serves up some delectable steaks, seafood and sushi. With an Asian and Northwest-influenced menu, Portland City Grill is a perfect stop for an amazing steak.
Portland City Grill is located at 111 SW 5th Avenue.
2. Urban Farmer
Billed as Portland's Steakhouse, Urban Farmer delivers with quality steak offerings. Using local, organic and sustainable ingredients, Urban Farmer focuses on straightforward presentation and preparations, and its works wonderfully.
Urban Farmer is located at 525 SW Morrison Street.
3. Laurelhurst Market
This full-service butcher shop is the place to go if you want to enjoy an amazing steak and take a fresh one with you to cook on your own. Pairing Northwest flavors with the star of the show - meat - has never tasted so good.
Laurelhurst Market is located at 3155 E Burnside Avenue.
4. El Gaucho
El Gaucho is a Northwest steakhouse with four locations throughout the greater Northwest. With a classic steakhouse vibe and table side service, this steakhouse is one of the best in the city.
El Gaucho is located at 319 SW Broadway.
5. RingSide Steakhouse
Featuring a cozy dining room complete with a fireplace, RingSide Steakhouse has been serving up quality steaks for seven decades. A large wine list and late night happy hour are consistently good at this Portland institution.
RingSide Steakhouse is located at 2165 W Burnside Street.
6. Sayler's Old Country Kitchen
Sayler's Old Country Kitchen has been around since the 1940s and is still going strong today from its east side location. Offering its famous 72-ounce steak challenge, this is the place to go for great steaks at great prices.
Sayler's Old Country Kitchen is located at 10519 SE Stark.