Portland's reputation as a quirky, food-centric city is well known, and it’s undeniable that a large part of its culinary identity stems from food carts. Carts themselves are well-suited to this particular moment in dining, a format built for takeaway and social distancing between chefs and diners. Covering a wide swath of cuisines across the city, this map pays homage to the beloved Portland food scene on wheels, featuring the hottest food carts and trucks. All of these carts have been open for at least a year; for some of the hottest new food carts, check out the Eater PDX heatmap, or this guide to one of our favorite new pods, Collective Oregon Eateries.
The latest CDC guidance for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak is here; dining out still carries risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Please be aware of changing local rules, and check individual restaurant websites for any additional restrictions such as mask requirements. Find a local vaccination site here.Read More