When it comes to Oregon’s food scene, there’s more than meets the eye. Oregon is full of amazing restaurants, many of which are off the beaten path. From mouthwatering “hole in the walls” to remote hidden gems, these 10 unforgettable (yet easy to miss) restaurants in Oregon will blow you away:
10. Langbaan, Portland
This charming, hard-to-find fine dining restaurant in Portland is located in the back room of another restaurant, called PaaDee. This unique little reservation-only restaurant will blow you away with its delicious Thai dishes.
9. The Irish Table, Cannon Beach
When Sleepy Monk Coffee Roasters closes for the evening, the space transforms into The Irish Table, an acclaimed Irish restaurant with authentic, mouthwatering food. This is definitely a hidden gem that you won't want to miss out on!
8. Cowboy Dinner Tree, Silver Lake
Located in a remote desert in central Oregon near the town of Silver Lake, this amazing, homey restaurant offers a unique experience as well as a delicious (and enormomus) meal that will make you feel like a true cowboy or cowgirl.
7. The Waffle Window, Portland
This beloved waffle shop in Portland is - literally - a hole in a wall. Stop by the Waffle Window for an amazing savory or sweet waffle-based meal that will blow your mind.
6. Gloria's Secret Cafe, Beaverton
This cute, charming cafe in Beaverton serves delicious Salvadoran cuisine.
5. Morning Thunder, McMinnville
Morning Thunder is an awesome little diner tucked away in McMinnville. It's a perfect place for an unforgettable brunch.
4. Anna’s by the Sea, Gold Beach
This small, intimate restaurant in Gold Beach will serve you a delicious, perfectly cooked "Traditional American" meal.
3. Northwest Wild Products, Astoria
Located on a dock in Astoria, this wonderful little seafood market sells fresh-caught fish that they'll sell to you raw or cook into a delicious meal that you can eat on the dock while you watch the fishermen at work.
2. Cottonwood Cafe, Sisters
This lovely little cafe and brunch spot is located on a back street in Sisters, Oregon.
1. Roe, Portland
This amazing, tiny restaurant is hidden away in a back room of the B&T Oyster Bar in Portland. This intimate, fine dining seafood restaurant will blow you away.