10 Best Family-Friendly Restaurants in Portland, Oregon That Kids Will Love Too

Do you want somewhere to go in Portland, Oregon to enjoy a nice meal with your family? One of the best parts about Portland is how accommodating almost every restaurant is for families. Most Portland restaurants offer a kids menu and most have gluten free options too. This is true for the breweries that serve food as well. If anything the hardest part is deciding which restaurant you want to take your family to, because of the abundance of available options. We at 10Best are here to help and have put together a list of the 10 Best Family Friendly Restaurants in Portland, Oregon. With our list you will never have to compromise again just because you have kids with you. 

Topping our list is Laurelwood NW Public House with multiple play areas complete with toys in their restaurant designated just for kids. It is the ultimate family restaurant mom can enjoy a local brew and the kids can play. Serratto is a close second, because of their outstanding food and family friendly atmosphere. Your family can even enjoy happy hour at Serratto!

Nicholas makes our list for their family style menu with large portions. Toji Korean Grill House offers family meals and is a unique fun experience anyone would enjoy. 

No matter where your decide to dine we hope our list helped make the process easier and tastier. 

BridgePort BrewPub


Bridgeport Brewpub serves up delicious food and their own draft beers seven days a week. They are best known for their signature artisan pizzas made in wood-fired ovens. Their chili verde is quite simply the best in Portland. Overall their food...  Read More

Toji Korean Grill House


Although not a traditional buffet, diining at Toji Korean Grill is a unique experience and you get so much food it is almost like an all you can eat restaurant. They serve traditional Korean BBQ, meaning you can cook the meat of your choice at...  Read More

Southwest Portland


Grassa is a casual Italian eatery that serves handcrafted fresh pasta and features a rotating menu based on seasonal availability. Here the portions are large and affordable. You will find a great variety of pasta here including squid pasta and...  Read More

Alphabet District
Papa Haydn – West


First-rate cuisine is this restaurant's hallmark, as exemplified by their gourmet sandwiches and continental-styled entrees. So it is with their fabulous desserts, which have achieved almost legendary status in town. You never knew that sugar...  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

Southeast Portland


Nicholas Restaurant makes incredible Lebanese and Middle Eastern food and their prices are extremely affordable, especially for families. They have been serving authentic Lebanese food in Portland since 1986 after the original family members...  Read More

McMenamin's Kennedy School


Built in 1915, this architecturally beautiful structure served generations of students before being closed in 1980. Following a series of renovations by the McMenamin brothers, it reopened as a neighborhood entertainment facility. These days, it...  Read More



Serratto is a lively and elegant neighborhood restaurant serving authentic and innovative dishes from Italy, France and the greater Mediterranean region. The menu, which changes seasonally, is built around a commitment to using natural meats,...  Read More

Northeast Portland
Laurelwood NW Public House


Laurelwood Public House and Brewery, also known as Laurelwood Brewery is an enjoyable relaxed brew pub for anyone, including families. Not only is their food and micro beers delicious, but it's all certified organic and free range. Laurelwood...  Read More



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


Meet Meagan Wristen

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