Walking Distance

Portland Restaurants within Walking Distance:

Portland is home to a wealth of terrific restaurants, everything from quintessential Northwest cuisine to innovative ethnic fare. Below is a list of some of our favorite Portland area restaurants, all a walk from Hotel Modera. Enjoy a stroll through our beautiful city, and a few minutes later you’re eating at one of Portland’s finest restaurants. Bon Appétit!

If you have any questions about other Portland area restaurants, please ask at the Hotel Modera front desk for recommendations.


Veritable Quandary Veritable Quandary: (.4 of a mile from hotel) Veritable Quandary offers a truly authentic Portland experience. Since 1971 this Portland gem has been a consistent mainstay of Portland’s dining and social scene. Come join us inside or on the patio for brunch, lunch, or dinner.

Morton's Morton’s: (.2 of a mile from hotel) Morton’s is ideal for diners visiting the city and residents alike. Richly appointed dark wood interiors make Morton’s an elegant yet inviting atmosphere to relax in the bar with a martini or enjoy a meal in the dining room. Every detail, from the succulent steaks and seafood and vast wine selections to the seamless service, makes Morton’s the best dining experience in Portland.

Murata Murata: 200 Southwest Market St # P105, Portland, OR 97201, (503) 227-0080 (.3 of a mile from hotel) A small, but authentic sushi restaurant. Old-school touches reveal sushi as both art and tradition, with beautiful results. Salmon miso poured over rice speaks of a wholesome, peasant origin. Beef or seafood nabe ladled from hot pots is hefty and satisfying. Sushi and sashimi choices include marbled toro and fresh hamachi, both featuring distinctive cuts.

South Park South Park: (.4 of a mile from hotel) Located downtown in the heart of Portland’s Cultural District, Southpark Seafood Grill and Wine Bar celebrates the best of northwest fishermen, farmers, growers and winemakers. Utilizing fresh local fish, meats and produce, Southpark serves inspired cuisine in a lively urban setting.

Higgins Higgins: (.1 of a mile from hotel) Chef Higgins serves fine cuisine in support of his premise that food is community – with an agricultural region that provides unparalleled abundance and diversity – from wild salmon, mushrooms, and huckleberries to some of the finest wines in the country, Higgins is defining a cuisine that is truly rooted in the northwest.

Carafe Carafe: (.2 of a mile from hotel) Carafe, a Parisian-style bistro unique to Portland, features traditional bistro fare in a lively atmosphere.  With a varied menu, elevated by the products from the many local food artisans and a wine list with equal offerings from France and the Northwest, Carafe satisfies the many who have lived or visited Paris as well as those who just wish they had.