Spending time in Old Town-Chinatown? Get to know this Portland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a tapas bar to a tea room.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Old Town-Chinatown, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
Topping the list is tapas bar, cocktail bar and Southern spot Lechon. Located at 113 S.W. Naito Parkway, it's the most popular business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 1,224 reviews on Yelp.
The spot serves roasted bone marrow, chicken bites, foraged mushrooms and more.
2. Kasbah Moroccan Cafe
Next up is tea room, Moroccan and Mediterranean spot Kasbah Moroccan Cafe, situated at 201 N.W. Davis St. With five stars out of 253 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
Lamb sausage, yellow split pea soup and Moroccan meatballs are on the menu.
Japanese curry spot Kalé is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 50 S.W. Pine St., Suite 102, 4.5 stars out of 449 reviews.
Katsu curry, vegetarian doria, chicken cutlets and more curry options are available for order.
4. Tangier Moroccan & Mediterranean Cuisine
Check out Tangier Moroccan & Mediterranean Cuisine, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 352 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Moroccan, Mediterranean and Lebanese spot at 221 S.W. Pine St.
Meat combos, Moroccan tea and beef shawarma are some of the options on the menu.
5. Bing Mi Food Truck
And then there's Bing Mi Food Truck, a local favorite with 4.5 stars out of 345 reviews. Stop by 2 S.W. Naito Parkway to hit up the food truck, creperie and Chinese spot next time you're in the neighborhood.
Stop by for Jian bing with a variety of fillings from spicy hoisin to sausage.