Top 10 Late-Night Restaurants in Portland, Oregon

Think you have waited to long to go to dinner and wondering if you will be able to find a decent meal? Do not despair in Portland, Oregon most restaurants stay open late and even offer a late night happy hour.

Narrowing down late night restaurants into the top ten was no easy task with so many to choose from, but we considered cuisine, atmosphere, and happy hour options and after much consideration consider these the top ten late night restaurants in Portland, Oregon. Not only will the food be great at each of these restaurants, but all have an awesome atmosphere you are sure to enjoy. Many of the restaurants offer a late night happy hour starting at either 9 or 10 PM. Some of the restaurants have other fun options like pool tables or dancing like Ringlers and Henry's.

In the mood for Tex-Mex then try Casa Del Matador. Departures in a more upscale club like environment. For one of the best hamburgers in town try Little Bird Bistro,

No matter where you decide to dine late night you are sure to love each of these restaurants.

Southwest Portland
Little Bird Bistro


Little Bird Bistro is a beautiful, intimate French restaurant in southwest Portland and chances are you are familiar with its more expensive sister restaurant Le Pigeon. It's a perfect place for a lunch or dinner date. Here you can find unique...  Read More

Financial District


Located beneath the Crystal Ballroom, a mecca for live music lovers, this pub attracts a large contingent of patrons who attend the shows upstairs. Even so, it's a terrific place to meet with friends and nurse a drink or two. The spacious venue...  Read More



Departure restaurant and lounge is found in downtown Portland inside the Nines Hotel. They serve their own signature cocktail creations, like the Three Headed Elephant and Crazy 88. The bar is well stocked so they can make almost any cocktail...  Read More

Casa Del Matador


Casa Del Matador is a 21 and over trendy Tex-Mex restaurant and bar in the Alphabet district of downtown Portland on NW 23rd. They serve fresh, gourmet Tex-Mex cuisine like tacos, burritos, nachos, and savory steaks. They also serve you...  Read More



Henry's 12th Street Tavern is a restaurant, bar, brew pub and billiards all rolled into one awesome place to eat and hangout. Henry's is located in the Pearl District inside their old brew house. They have over 100 mostly local and regional...  Read More



Whiskey Soda Lounge is a bar/lounge serving Aahaan Kap Klaem, the drinking food of Thailand and is owned by the same chef that owns Pok Pok. That means that you can get Pok Pok wings here without having to wait. You can also enjoy other...  Read More

Northeast Portland


Patisserie has become a popular late night hotspot in Northeast Portland. Known for their award winning beautiful hand crafted French desserts, bottomless coffee, and extensive champagne list. One look at their dessert case and you will quickly...  Read More

Northeast Portland
The Bye and Bye


Looking for a vegan lounge to hang out at? You've found just that at local hipster lounge, The Bye and Bye over in the Alberta District. They even have a good size patio that is perfect on a warm day and there is a secret patio behind this...  Read More

Southeast Portland


Cardinal Club is a candle lit cocktail bar, also know as Bar Kitchen. They offer great food and original drinks from 5pm until 1am. They feature a nice selection of vinyl, and a warm inviting atmosphere, the intimate addition to the block...  Read More



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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