Hot Blocks: Hawthorne Boulevard

From Mio Sushi to Bombay Cricket Club, check out our editors' guide to some of the best restaurants on Portland's Hawthorne block.

Updated: January 12, 2004

Casual


The Empire Room Bistro & Bar

4260 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215


Barley Mill Pub

1629 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Cup & Saucer Cafe

3566 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Jam On Hawthorne

2239 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Mio Sushi

3962 Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Northwest Portland's affordable sushi favorite now has regulars east of the Willamette.


Chopsticks

3616 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Satisfying Southeast Asian cuisine in a loungey space.


Vincente's Gourmet Pizza

1935 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Nick's Famous Coney Island

3746 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

When you're craving a cheeseburger or an old-fashioned chili dog, head to this time-honored neighborhood tavern.


Big Daddy's BBQ

3001 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Upscale


Castagna Restaurant

1752 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Sapphire Hotel

5008 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215

Combining Asian and Americana furnishings with good prices, this bar delivers style and value.


Three Doors Down Cafe

1429 SE 37th Ave, Portland, OR 97214


Bread & Ink Cafe

3610 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

This beloved bistro is as comfortable as an old pair of Birks.


Cafe Castagna

1758 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Where understated elegance melds seamlessly with everyday fare.


BridgePort Ale House

3632 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214


Bombay Cricket Club & Rstrnt

1925 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Seductive smells, Indian music and cricket paraphernalia surround diners at this cozy restaurant.


Ken's Home Plate

1852 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214