Portland has undergone changes deep and broad over the last 20 years, but perhaps no neighborhood would be as unrecognizable to a 1990s time traveler as the South Waterfront. Seemingly overnight, former heavy industry facilities and barge moorings have given way to sleek high-rises, a tranquil waterfront park, an eye-catching aerial tram up to OHSU, a futuristic Bridge of the People, and, yes, a growing number of exciting dining and drinking choices. Explore this walkable map, organized geographically from north to south, as the neighborhood continues to evolve.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; it may pose a risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial COVID transmission. 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