Weekend in Portland



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Only have a weekend? Portland is a great place to spend a couple of days. This amazingly diverse city has a lot to offer the weekend traveler.

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Downtown Portland/City Center

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Location:

Between Interstate Highway 5 and 405
Between Interstate Highway 5 and 405
Portland, OR 97204

Contact:

tel: +1 503 275 8355


Nob Hill/Westover/Northwest 23rd District

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North of West Burnside Street
(Northwest 23rd & 21st avenues)
Portland, OR 97210

Contact:

tel: +1 503 275 8355 / +1 877 678 5263 (Portland Oregon Visitors Association)
fax: +1 503 275 9284


Day 1 - Portland


Start out your day dining at Bijou Cafe, one of the best brunch spots in Portland. Don't miss out on the oyster hash. Then head to the Saturday Market, a showcase of local arts and crafts in Portland. From here, head to the Chinese Classical Garden, a gem in the middle of China Town. Then head out of the city to the Japenese Garden and the International Rose Test Garden. Before heading to dinner, take a stroll around Old Town, and get a feel for what has defined Portland in the past. For dinner, head to Ken's Artisan Pizza, a great spot for local grub.


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Bijou Cafe

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132 Southwest Third Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

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tel: +1 503 222 3187


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Saturday Market

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Location:

108 West Burnside
Under the west end of the Burnside Bridge (between SW First Ave. and SW Naito Pkwy.)
Portland, OR 97209

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tel: +1 503 222 6072
fax: +1 503 222 0254


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Classical Chinese Garden

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239 Northwest Everett Street
Portland, OR 97201

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tel: +1 503 228 8131
fax: +1 503 228 7844


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The Japanese Garden

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Location:

611 SW Kingston Ave
Portland, OR 97201

Contact:

tel: (503) 223-1321


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International Rose Test Garden

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Location:

400 Southwest Kingston Ave
(Washington Park)
Portland, OR 97201

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tel: +1 503 823 3636


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Old Town

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Southwest Fourth Avenue and Burnside Street
Portland, OR 97209

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tel: +1 503 275 8355


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Ken's Artisan Pizza

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304 Southeast 28th Avenue
At Corner of Pine Street
Portland, OR 97214

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tel: +1 503 517 9951


8

Heathman Hotel (The)

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Location:

1001 SW Broadway
(At Salmon Street)
Portland, OR 97205

Contact:

tel: +1 503 241 4100 / +1 800 551 0011 (Toll Free)
fax: +1 503 790 7110


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Hotel Vintage Plaza

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Location:

422 Sw Broadway
Portland, OR 97205

Contact:

tel: +1 503 228 1212 / +1 800 263 2305 (Toll free)
fax: +1 503 228 3598


Day 2 - Portland


Have a cuppaccino at Cafe Umbria and understand what all the fuss about Northwest coffee is. Then take a stroll around the Pearl District before heading to a power lunch at ten 01. Hop in your car and explore Mount Hood for the afternoon. Don't forget to leave enough time for the Portland City Grill's happy hour special, a great spot for cocktails and a view of downtown. For dinner, head to Caffe Mingo for exquisite Italian fare.


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Café Umbria

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303 Northwest 12th Ave
12th Ave
Portland, OR 97214

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tel: 503-241-5300


2

Pearl District

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Location:

1022 Northwest Marshall Street
Portland, OR 97209

Contact:

tel: +1 503 222 2223
fax: +1 503 232 5934


3

ten 01

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Location:

1001 NW Couch
Portland, OR 97209

Contact:

tel: +1 503 226-3463


5

Portland City Grill

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Location:

111 SW 5th Ave
30th Floor
Portland, OR 97204

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tel: 5034500030
fax: +1 503 525 5265


6

Cafe Mingo

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Location:

807 Northwest 21st Avenue
Portland, OR 97210

Contact:

tel: +1 503 226 4646
fax: +1 503 295 2040


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