Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the restaurant world is in flux. Some restaurants have closed altogether, while others have transitioned to delivery and takeout models to accommodate Gov. Kate Brown’s executive orders.
The following is a roundup of restaurants in East Portland, Gresham, and beyond that offer meals, ingredients, and beer via takeout and/or delivery. Please note that this list is not intended to be comprehensive, and will be updated regularly with new options.
Even though travelers are currently grounded, it’s still possible to get a taste of Eastern Europe without leaving the house. International supermarket Citymaxx has many bakery items and most of its deli selections—from cabbage rolls to goulash—available through Grubhub for delivery.
One of the many killer Gresham strip mall Mexican restaurants, Don Ladis is open normal hours for takeout orders, though there is a limit of 10 customers allowed inside at time. For curbside assistance, call (503) 669-2489 to place orders or use DoorDash for pick up or delivery.
This Parkrose Filipino restaurant is doing takeout orders Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call (503) 867-7716 to order ahead or get homestyle lumpia, sisig, pancit, and more delivered via Uber Eats. Supporters can also purchase gift cards online.
Gateway’s own brewing company is offering curbside pickup Monday through Saturday, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., and free delivery of its Glendoveer Golden, Parkrose Pilsner, and other styles with a 12-can minimum order online. There’s no minimum order for pick up. Head to 114 NE 133rd Ave.
The tasting room might be closed, but Level Beer is offering plenty of beer options for pickup: 25 percent off of canned beer, $7 crowlers, and 20 percent off kegs if customers order online. Customers can pick up orders between 12 p.m. and 7 p.m.; just remember to bring I.D. for alcohol pickup. Use promo code “merchmonger” to receive 15 percent off swag like hats, t-shirts, and glassware. On-site food carts like Bam Pow! Burgers and Flor de Guelaguetza are still open for to-go orders, while Bam Pow! delivers through Grubhub.
Brunch tacos and vegan burritos are still available to-go at this Mexican-meets-Northwest cart on 122nd. Call ahead (503) 358-3364 or order online via laositapdx.com Monday through Saturday mornings until 3 p.m.
This small coffee roaster is doing local doorstep deliveries to businesses and homes for free, and if outside the Rocky Butte area (Argay, Hazelwood, Madison South, Parkrose, Roseway, Russell, Sumner) the company also offers shipping. Rocky Butte Coffee sells coffee by the bag as well as doing weekly, biweekly, and monthly coffee subscriptions.
While Sayler’s 72-ounce steak challenge is off the table right now, fans of this eastside steakhouse can still order to-go from the restaurant’s new $10 Specials menu. Casual fare like chicken fried steak and a baked potato, fish and chips, cheeseburger and fries, and tenderloin steak bites are available from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Ask about raw steaks and seafood to cook at home, as well. Just call (503) 252-4141 for pickup or use Uber Eats for delivery.
The brewery and restaurant at the Glendoveer golf course is offering online orders for next-day “no touch” deliveries. Customers can get four-packs of Haze Hop or bottles of brett-aged farmhouse ales delivered directly to their doorsteps with a $24 minimum order and a $5 delivery fee. The brewpub also just started offering family meals to go for $28 on Saturdays and Sundays. Intended to feed four, they include a whole smoked adobo chicken, cowboy beans, salad, flour tortillas, escabeche, and salsa verde. Call ahead to order at (503) 878-8708.
Locals know that Wooden Chicken Pub is the place to go for delicately battered fish and chips on Fridays, and now the sports bar is offering curbside takeout of its full menu, filling growlers, and selling discounted gift cards that come with rolls of toilet paper. Call (503) 253-8893 to pick up between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m.
Fans of Yucatecan cuisine can pick up their panuchos and salbutes from this Sandy Blvd. food truck daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or get delivery using Postmates.
Gresham & Farther East
While it’s takeout business as usual at this Mexican grocery store and deli counter, nearby residents can also get their guisados by the pound delivered through Uber Eats. De Leon’s is one of Eater Portland’s essential restaurants, so ordering some guisados for the week is probably the top move right now
Lao food cart Kasoy is open at the Gresham Food Carts from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. (closed Tuesdays) for pickup orders. Those eager for noodle soup can call (971) 293-9077 ahead for to-go orders or use Uber Eats for delivery.
This Rockwood Tijuana-style taco counter has reduced its hours from Monday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. but is still open for takeout. Orders can be placed online or by calling (503) 328-9691. DoorDash also does delivery.
This downtown Gresham classic is offering a “Flatten the Curve Takeout Menu” of greatest hits like $10 kebab plates with two skewers and rice or salad, plus Lebanese pizza, gyro sandwiches, and all the hummus, baba ganoush, mujadara, and tabouli to create an enviable mezze spread at home. As an added bonus, kids eat free for now. Delivery or pick up is available through Postmates.
Gresham’s own tamale maker is still open for takeout from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Call (503) 512-8503 for pick up orders or use UberEats for delivery or takeout.
Those craving a pizza to take home can grab a sourdough pie from Barley Sprout for takeout or delivery by calling (503) 665-7610; customers can also ask about takeout specials, or order something off the longstanding menu.
The Gresham purveyor of organic burgers recently began doing its own delivery service between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. The restaurant’s signature grass-fed burgers like The Pendleton (cheddar, fried onions, bbq sauce, and bacon) are also available via DoorDash.
For those craving something ritzy, Bacari is offering takeout with options like steak frites, prosciutto-topped focaccia, and Pacific halibut for takeout in the heart of Gresham. Place orders by calling (503) 665-2333 for pickup between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
For old-school Italian classics, Boccelli’s is offering takeout orders of spaghetti and meatballs, lasagna bolognese, and others. Boccelli’s is open daily for lunch and dinner; order takeout by calling (503) 492-9534 or order delivery through DoorDash.
This Gresham Thai restaurant is open for takeout orders of classics like pad kee mao and khao soi for both lunch and dinner. Call in orders ahead of time at (503) 912-0357.
Brunch isn’t completely off the table right now; Gresham locals can get Spanish omelets, stacks of pancakes, and breakfast burritos for takeout from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily by calling (503) 665-5052, or delivered through UberEats.