Renata is a super popular Eastside Italian restaurant that serves handmade pasta and wood-fired pizza, and has an extensive wine list. If you come with a group, definitely make a reservation and try to sit outside on the patio where you can drink an Aperol spritz and be reminded of how nice Portland is when it’s sunny out. If you’re eating solo or you’re there during a colder month, head to the bar instead. You can still order a few different pizzas, along with cacio e pepe and spaghetti bolognese.
More Italian spotsSee more
Ava Gene’s on Division Street is a vegetable-heavy Italian restaurant with an excellent wine list that mills its own pasta flour on-site.
Olympia Provisions SE
Olympia Provisions cures all of their meat products in-house and is the perfect Southeast spot to split some charcuterie and cheese between meals.
Nostrana is a Southeast Italian spot with a big patio, Neapolitan pizza you cut with scissors, and an excellent Happy Hour at 9pm every night.
Suggested by our writers
Tusk is an East Burnside Mediterranean restaurant where you’ll eat bright plates of fruits and vegetables and dip flatbread into some great hummus.
Screen Door is an all-day East Burnside spot that serves huge orders of chicken and sweet potato waffles, and other Southern breakfast food you want.
Ken's Artisan Pizza
Ken’s Artisan Pizza opened when pizza night at Ken’s Artisan Bakery got too popular. Come here any night for excellent pizza and desserts.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more