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Best Portland Kid-Friendly Restaurants

For restaurants' pint-size patrons, chicken fingers dipped in marinara can't taste any better than when there's butcher paper lining the table and a glass of crayons to color with. When the dough and toppings are put directly in your child's hands, pizza becomes an interactive sport. Okay, not all restaurants have to offer entertainment in this form or the extreme---television, clowns and video games---to keep the youngsters happy. A warm waitstaff, a kitchen open to the flexible whims of a child's palate and a room of diners tolerable of tantrums all add up to a winning formula for feeding your children outside of the home. Take a look at our kid-friendly restaurants in Portland that can please both big and little diners.


 


Alexis Greek
12/20
215 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97209
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A boisterous and fun place to enjoy reliable Greek cuisine. More...

Beaterville Cafe Breakfast
10/20
2201 N Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97217
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Vintage auto d├ęcor links to the name "Beaterville" and provides the setting for hearty breakfasts. More...

The Country Cat Southern
13/20
7937 SE Stark St.
Portland, OR 97215
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Home-style country cooking in the city. More...

Foster Burger Burgers
12/20
5339 SE Foster Rd.
Portland, OR 97206
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First-rate burgers served on fluffy brioche buns. More...

Gino's Italian
13/20
8057 SE 13th Ave.
Portland, OR 97202
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A family-friendly Italian-American restaurant in the Sellwood neighborhood. More...

Iron Horse Restaurant Mexican
10/20
6034 SE Milwaukee Ave.
Portland, OR 97202
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Family-friendly Mexican dining in the Westmoreland neighborhood. More...

McMenamins Kennedy School Brewpub
11/20
5736 NE 33rd Ave.
Portland, OR 97211

Your grade school lunch was never this entertaining. More...

Mother's Bistro & Bar American
13/20
212 SW Stark St.
Portland, OR 97204
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Enjoy cooking just like mom's at this popular downtown destination. More...

Noho's Hawaiian Cafe Hawaiian
10/20
2525 SE Clinton St.
Portland, OR 97214
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Enjoy authentic Hawaiian "plate lunch" food at this casual eatery. More...

The Old Spaghetti Factory Italian
10/20
0715 SW Bancroft St.
Portland, OR 97201
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The original location of a national chain; large portions of Italian-American food are the norm. More...

Old Wives' Tales Healthy
10/20
1300 E. Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97214
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A casual, diner-style restaurant hospitable to young families and those with food preferences. More...

Pastini Pastaria Italian
11/20
1426 NE Broadway
Portland, OR 97232
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Fast, pleasant, pasta-oriented Italian fare served at the original outpost of this small Portland-based chain. More...

Salvador Molly's Eclectic
12/20
1523 SW Sunset Blvd.
Portland, OR 97201
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Enjoy dining without borders in a fun setting. More...

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