Best Takeout Restaurants in Portland: Fresh Food, Prepared Daily

Are you too tired to make dinner or pressed for time to eat something quick? If your in Portland, Oregon then your in luck, because Portland has become a foodie destination over the last few years and the take out food available here is no exception. Never settle for ordinary fast food when in Portland, because in Portland you can find delicious take out, made from fresh quality ingredients. With a growing food cart industry, Portland has a massive selection when it comes to take out food. No matter what your craving there's sure to be a take out place somewhere in Portland offering it and our list is here to help you find it quick. We searched the city and these are the 10 Best take out places in Portland and your sure to love them all. We included Chez Dodo that serves some of the most unique food in the city and everyone in Portland seems to love it. Koi Fusion made our list, because they have multiple locations and their food is delicious. Next time you want take out in Portland be sure to check out our list.

Southeast Portland


An authentic French Bakery in south east Portland utilizing a clay firebrick bread oven. They serve French fare from the Alsace region created by award-winning and nationally recognized master baker Chef Dominique Geulin. They have sandwiches...  Read More



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 three permanent locations in Portland one in the Hawthorne district, one in Downtown Portland on...  Read More

Nong's Khao Man Gai
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Nong the owner and chef is originally from Bangkok, Thailand and serves some of the best Thai food in Portland at his food cart. He serves just one dish, Khao Man Gai (Chicken and Rice), but has several variations of this dish like poached...  Read More

Southeast Portland


A fusion of Korean BBQ and secret family marinades with a Mexican twist have created unique and flavorful food grouping that is too good not to love. The menu is simple and straight forward sliders, tacos, hot dog, Kimchi quesadilla, Koi rice...  Read More

North Portland
Chez Dodo


Chez Dodo is the first and only Mauritian food cart in not only Portland, but it's also the first in the country. Chez Dodo's menu is very diverse offering cuisine with Mauritanian influences where the friendly owner/chef hails from. The...  Read More

Northeast Portland


Podnah's makes honest, slow-smoked, Texas style barbecue for their patrons fresh every day. All of Podnah's meats are slow smoked using 100% oak hardwood without electric, gas assistance, or charcoal. Brisket, pulled pork, sausage, prime rib,...  Read More

Grilled Cheese Grill
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Why is there a school bus parked permanently in a lot along NE Alberta St? Why, to serve gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches in, of course. Pop into the Grilled Cheese Grill for a taste of childhood, from the basic--a.k.a. Kindergartner--to the...  Read More

Northeast Portland


At Pip's Original in Portland, you'll find good old fashioned deep fried mini doughnuts. Creations range from simple sugar and cinnamon doughnuts to more elaborate creations like doughnuts covered in Nutella, honey, cinnamon and sea salt. These...  Read More



El Taco Yucateco is a food truck in downtown Portland that features a simple menu that includes burritos, paunchos and tacos. Whenever you try one of their burritos, tacos, or paunchos you will quickly see that they are so freaking good that...  Read More



Bunk Sandwiches has been a go to sandwich shop in Portland since 2008. Their downtown location serves breakfast and lunch everyday. Here you can grab tasty toasted sandwiches to go like the Pork Belly Cubano made with ham, pork belly and...  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