Where to Find Cheap, Delicious Eats in Portland, Oregon



Portland, Oregon has grown into a foodie destination over the last few years with every type of food available throughout the city. Despite it's growing popularity as a food destination, Portland has maintained extremely reasonable prices. With so much available trying to narrow down restaurants with words like frugal, value, and deal can be exasperating because there are endless choices. For 10Best, the range is broad and we've included something for everyone's tastes, including a wide variety of cuisines. Our lists includes Mexican, Cuban, Indian, American, Southern, Vietnamese, and Thai cuisines. Our list has you covered for any meal, breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. We include impossibly cheap eateries with some of the most creative menus like Pine State Biscuits. If you're looking for Best Value restaurants in Portland, let us introduce you to a few of our favorites, starting with Luc Lac where one portion can feed two people and Cha Cha Cha where everything on the menu is cheap and tasty. They're low in expenditures and high in appeal. We also included several local favorites like Chaba Thai and Lardo. All the restaurants we included are family friendly. 




Boxer Ramen is a gourmet ramen shop that families will love, because everyone knows kids love ramen noodles. You can not go wrong with their Tonkotsu , a traditional pork broth, savory and rich. pork belly, soft-poached egg and scallions. The...  Read More




With specialty ales like Spring Rose Doppelbock (made with fresh rose petals) and Brickhouse Brown Ale (a seasonal English style Nut Brown Ale), this Alameda brewhouse is garnering quite a reputation for its finely crafted brews. The interior...  Read More


Lardo


An extremely popular, one of a kind sandwich shop in the Hawthorne district. Lardo's originally started out as a food cart and has grown to two permanent locations in Portland on in the Hawthorne district and one in Downtown Portland on...  Read More


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Old Town


Pambiche is a popular Cuban restaurant serving authentic Cuban cuisine. Although their food is wonderful they are best known for their desserts. Pambiche's desserts are crafted by an in-house pastry chef, are sinful but unavoidable. Their...  Read More


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Northeast Portland
Chaba Thai


Cha ba Thai is a great Thai restaurant near Sandy and Fremont that serves authentic Thai dishes at reasonable lunch and dinner prices. Many Portlanders consider this to be the best Thai food in Portland. They can make any of the dishes as spicy...  Read More


Cha Cha Cha


Cha Cha Cha serves fresh delicious, high quality, authentic Mexican food. They do this at low prices in a fun, casual environment at 9 different locations around the Portland metro. The most expensive item on their menu is still under eleven...  Read More


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Southeast Portland


Teote Areperia is a Latin American street food experience celebrating gluten-free arepas (a flatbread made of ground maize dough or cooked flour) in a beautiful restaurant with a killer patio. The patio has a fire pit, benches, a bar and a great...  Read More




Meet Reggie, your new best friend: a life-changing breakfast sandwich made with perfectly fried chicken, crisp bacon, melted cheese and rich sausage gravy, held together by a perfect buttermilk biscuit. Or, take it up a notch (yes, it's...  Read More


2
Southeast Portland


Bollywood Theater has been serving up authentic Indian food at their Division location for 3 years. On any given day they are dishing up 2000 - 3000 plates of Indian food, which is impressive considering everything is made in house. Chef Troy...  Read More


1
Downtown


Luc Lac is an outstanding Vietnamese restaurant in downtown Portland. The only thing more outrageous than their low prices is how delicious the food is. The chicken curry is jammed pack with veggies, the honey chicken is a large portion with...  Read More


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Meagan Wristen is an Oregon resident by choice and thinks Portland is a tremendous city that everyone should visit. Originally a Texas girl, she has lived all around the United States,...  More About Meagan

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