Comfort Suites Southwest
11340 SW 60th Ave.
Portland, OR 97219
Phone: (503) 768-4400
Fax: (503) 768-4262
Bars & Cafes
Wood-smoked meats are the specialty here. Try ribs, brisket, chops, chicken and links from the grill. The spice level comes in three stages and the hot is very hot; only the brown sugar makes the sauce bearable. This location also serves up delicious mesquite-broiled meats. The sides are the kind you might find at your family picnic like coleslaw and beans. With four locations in the greater Portland metro area, you are never far from the closest one. Buster's will also offers full catering service.
Since 1974, Old Barn is a relaxing retreat that has welcomed neighborhood sports fanatics in search of their game of choice on one of the 14 televisions. The decor is as warm as the service and is characterized by casual decor with chrome and vinyl seating and plenty of wood. The food is cheap and plentiful with appetizers starting at about a dollar. Sink your teeth into a burger or go all out and request the steak and prawns. Wash it all down with a pint of your favorite brew.
You will feel your troubles drain away the moment you step into this cozy hideaway where the service is warm and efficient. The food is downright filling and cheap. Pizza is the proprietors' specialty and you will appreciate the fresh crusts. Do not overlook the brew, the onsite brewery serves up many varieties of ales. There are plenty of entertainment options at The Old Market Pub & Brewery, from pool tables to video poker to sports on several screens.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu-cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over.
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like chicken fingers and mac & cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
Casa Lupita is a great place to bring the kids and save some money. The authentic Mexican decor, with plenty of lush vegetation, is festive and friendly. The servers go out of their way to meet your needs. Start with an icy margarita or cold beer from the bar. Enchilada lovers have come to the right place, try the Enchilada Suiza. All the typical fare is featured and includes tacos, chimichangas, fajitas, flautas and many unique entrees as well. Enjoy the Yucatan flavors of the seafood specials.
McMenamins John Barleycorns is a place offering good food and great brews. If you are looking for a spot where you can enjoy reasonably-priced beers and food that is filling and delicious, McMenamins John Barleycorns is the place to be. Some of the must-try dishes here are smoked cubano, baked mac & cheese, tots, West African Rice Bow, Hogs Head Salmon Sandwich and something from their meaty burger menu. The beer selection is very impressive here, if you are arriving with friends go for their pitchers; highly cost-effective and top-notch on taste.
Since 1934, this warm downtown restaurant has offered everything from Cajun fare to cheeseburgers. The locals love this spot. Start with the Baja Salad, enjoy a tamale pie with your choice of filling, or try the hearty muffeletta sandwich. Definitely try the hush puppies, the Southern treat. Follow with the Fresh Orange Flan and a cup of steaming coffee.
This restored 1910 building is a favorite hangout for those in Multnomah Village. The popular restaurant offers burgers, Indonesian rice salad, French toast, cheese blintzes and more. Dark wood tables add to the warmth of Marco's Cafe & Espresso Bar, as does the friendly staff; perhaps the reason that patrons cannot get enough of the place. In addition to coffee and tea, a small selection of wine and beer is also available.
Need a jolt of java to keep you going as you explore Multnomah Village? This little spot can supply much-needed energy in the form of caffeine or an array of tempting bakery delights. You can purchase a hot, steaming cup of the house-blend coffee for about a buck, or pay the extra bill or two for a gourmet coffee drink. Juices and other beverages are also available. The provided magazines will enhance your coffee experience. No credit cards are accepted.
Fine linens and panoramic views of the Red Tail Golf Course (formerly Progress Downs) will provide you and your guests with a memorable dining experience. Executive chef Josh Murphy works with some of the finest meat cuts to deliver a succulent array of steaks. Seafood is another specialty, and the Northwestern inspired cooking is a delight. For a business lunch, enjoy one of the delicious homemade soups or Penne Pasta Pesto. For a romantic dinner, enjoy an appetizer followed by the Fire Roasted Prawns. An extensive wine menu is available. For a more casual feel, dine in the intimate lounge, which features its own special menu and the same great views. Groups are well accommodated and the restaurant offers great facilities for private functions. It opens from 11:30a between Monday to Friday, at noon on Saturday and at 10a onwards on Sunday.
Discover Italian food with as much flavor as a home-cooked meal. Delicious pastas and other Italian dishes dominate the ever-changing menu, but there are some other alternatives; including rabbit stew. If you choose to go with the tried-and-true, the lasagna is highly recommended. The extensive wine list boasts impressive Italian vintages. Do not forget dessert, though you may have a hard time narrowing down your choices. Look for a seat by the fountain on the outdoor patio. Ideal for a romantic date the restaurant is decked with with candles and will give a new freshness in your romance.