Great Ideas for Family-Friendly Restaurants in PDX

Finding a good place to eat out with kids in tow isn't always easy. This page features family-friendly (and delicious) places that will please both grown-ups and kids alike.

Atlas Pizza: Family Supper Review

By Denise Castañon | June 12, 2019

Local chain Atlas Pizza opens a new, kid-friendly spot on Southeast Foster Road. Story and photo by Denise Castañon Big changes are happening on Foster Road, a long-overlooked thoroughfare in Southeast Portland mostly known as home to one of the city’s most celebrated strip clubs — and as a way to avoid traffic on Powell […]

Family Supper: Lovejoy's Tearoom

By Denise Castañon | April 30, 2019

Introduce your kids to the joys of finger sandwiches and scones at the new Lovejoy’s Tearoom of  Portland — just in time for Mother’s Day. Little sandwiches, warm scones, dainty desserts, beautiful cups — all the small touches elevate high tea from a plain, old meal. It’s something I’ve appreciated for a long time. So […]

Review: Jinx

By Denise Castañon | March 5, 2019

With pinball and New Orleans-style grub, Jinx on Killingsworth is a fam-friendly bar destination. Even though some of my family’s favorite dining out destinations are brewpubs, whenever we hit a restaurant that also markets itself as a bar, I think of that line from the Reese Witherspoon movie Sweet Home Alabama: “You have a baby … in […]

Family Supper Review: Din Tai Fung

By Julia Silverman | February 10, 2019

Hit the mall for the newest outpost of Taiwan’s wildly popular hot spot, Din Tai Fung.

Family Supper Review: WildFin American Grill

By Denise Castañon | January 15, 2019

Savor Pacific Northwest cuisine, kid-friendly service, and remarkable river views at Vancouver’s WildFin American Grill.

Review: Rose City Book Pub

By Julia Silverman | December 16, 2018

Head to the new Rose City Book Pub for a read-aloud session with the kiddos, plus a menu built for bookworms. 

Family Supper Review: Cully Central

By Julia Silverman | November 15, 2018

Laotian street food + an uncrowded play area = jackpot, at Cully Central.

Family Supper: Review of IBU Public House

By Denise Castañon | October 21, 2018

Family Supper: Review of IBU Public House

Family Supper: Bergerac (Review)

By Julia Silverman | September 11, 2018

For a special meal out that’s still kid-friendly, French-accented Bergerac fits the bill.

Family Supper: The Toffee Club

By Julia Silverman | April 28, 2018

Fish and chips and footie at The Toffee Club in SE Portland.

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