Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Portland

Ava Gene's

This renowned trattoria-inspired eatery – owned by Duane Sorenson, who founded Stumptown Coffee – serves rustic Italian cuisine, with exquisite pasta and vegetable dishes as highlights. Exceptional ingredients, a gr…
Italian in Portland

DOC

Enter this tiny Northeast establishment and find yourself in the middle of the kitchen, a purposeful way to introduce you to an intimate dining experience that marries Northwest ingredients with simple Italian cooki…
Italian in Portland

Piazza Italia

Remember that great ragù (meat sauce) you last had in Bologna or those memorable vongole (clams) you once polished off in Sicily? Well, here they are again courtesy of Piazza Italia, a highly authentic restaurant th…
Italian in Portland

Nostrana

Award-winning chef Kathy Whims makes meals special at this gem of an Italian restaurant. Choose from wood-fired pizzas (served uncut for authenticity), pappardelle with rabbit sugo and flat-iron steak with arugula, …