A List of 2021 Portland Restaurant Openings

Cafes, bakeries, and more that have actually chosen to open new digs in 2021

Restaurant openingsLet’s be real: With the coronavirus pandemic raging on, this a terrifying time to open a new restaurant. However, a handful of chefs and restaurateurs are going ahead, opening new brick-and-mortars for takeout, delivery, and outdoor dining. Take a look below, but know that generally we’re looking at brick-and-mortars here; pop-ups and virtual concepts will be getting their own list very soon. Know of a new restaurant in town? Let us know via our tipline.


Fair Weather

What it is: Fair Weather is the temporary brunch cafe that has taken over seafood spot Jacqueline
When it opened: January 16
Where it is: 2039 SE Clinton Street
Learn moreSE Clinton’s Jacqueline Will Reopen as a Brunch Spot This Month [EPDX]


What it is: A Korean restaurant from the team behind Han Oak
When it opened: January 15
Where it is: 580 SW 12th Avenue
Learn moreThe Han Oak Team’s New Downtown Restaurant Opens Today [EPDX]

Aviv Killingsworth

What it is: The new, mini-location of the popular Middle Eastern vegan restaurant
When it opened: January 11
Where it is: 1640 NE Killingsworth Street
Learn moreAviv Killingsworth opening announcement [Instagram]

Tea Chai Tė Mississippi

What it is: The North Portland location of this local tea chain
When it opened: January 8
Where it is: 3917 North Mississippi Avenue
Learn morePortland Tea Brand Tea Chai Té Is Opening a New Tea Shop on North Mississippi [EPDX]

Aviv Pearl District

What it is: The Pearl District location of the popular Middle Eastern vegan restaurant
When it opened: January 8
Where it is: 100 NW 10th Avenue
Learn moreAviv Pearl opening post [Instagram]

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