• Dining in the Pearl


    Discover Portland’s best restaurants, bars, cafes and bakeries

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    The Pearl is home to many beautiful parks with public art and outdoor activities

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    Find yourself in one of Portland’s most vibrant and livable urban neighborhoods

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    The Pearl is renowned for its many art galleries and museums, and Portland Center Stage

  • Dog Friendly Portland


    The Pearl is the best place for pets in a city reknowned its pet friendliness

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    Find Portland’s best boutiques, clothing, home furnishings and gift stores

The Pearl Magazine

Live it. Love it. Find it in the Pearl

Easily one of Portland’s most desirable neighborhoods, the Pearl District is home to some of the city’s best known chefs and restaurants, world class art galleries, and vibrant shops and boutiques. Located in the heart of downtown, businesses ranging from finance and real estate to renowned advertising agencies and software firms can be found here, nestled among family-friendly parks that attract visitors and locals, many of whom call the neighborhood’s iconic residential buildings home. Formerly a neglected corridor of abandoned warehouses and railways, the Pearl District has earned a worldwide reputation for urban renaissance.

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Bella Casa

Bella Casa

Bella Casa is an experience in the art of beautiful and enjoyable living. We offer many items to make your home stylish, comfortable and uniquely your own. Whether you prefer Traditional, Transitional or Contemporary, we can help you findRead more Read More

Bright Designlab + Hammer & Hand Retail Studio

Bright Designlab + Hammer & Hand Retail Studio

Whether you’re looking for an Italian cooktop, unusual upcycled glassware, or a modern remodel of your condo or home, the Retail Studio is the place to start. Part retail destination, part working design studio, the Retail Studio stands atRead more Read More

The Mark Spencer Hotel

The Mark Spencer Hotel

Portland's Green Seal Hotel to the Arts located in the Pearl District, with large guestrooms and spacious suites. Our guests enjoy value added amenities including comlimentary breakfast, NY Times, wine tasting & WiFi. Read More

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featured EWF Modern Bi-annual Pablo Lighting + Rug Sale Event

EWF Modern Bi-annual Pablo Lighting + Rug Sale Event

Visit us during our bi-annual Pablo lighting + rug sale event which runs from March 5th to 19th, 2015! Save 15% on Pablo lighting and rugs by Calvin Klein, Chandra, and Linie.   Read More

featured Hippity Hop Bunny Hop Through the Pearl

Hippity Hop Bunny Hop Through the Pearl

Join us in the Pearl to celebrate Spring with fun activities, treats and a hug and picture with the Easter Bunny. Smiles, laughter and some sweet treats will bring a burst of energy to the streets throughout the day as the EasterRead more Read More

featured Portland Dining Month

Portland Dining Month

Portland Dining Month is the city-wide, three-course meal bargain with more than 100 participating restaurants, including these Pearl District favorites below. For the month of March, enjoy $29 prix fixe meals, typically with an appetizer, entree and dessert. SeeRead more Read More


About the PDBA

The Pearl District Business Association is a non-profit organization with the mission to promote the Pearl District as the region’s premier destination for shopping, dining, art and living. Our goal is to enhance the vitality of business by providing value to our members and to our community.

Pearl District Business Association

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