• 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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 We'll take the plunge! Atelier Lapchi, Wave, handwoven wool rug by Lapchi in BLUE & BLACK, or, custom colors. #lapchicarpets #therug #blue #black #atelierlapchi #whattheheck #pearlportland  House roasted beef brisket with garlic rapini and horseradish sour cream #lunchtime #PearlPortland
 The Commissary Carrot Cake @dailycafeinthepearl #PearlPortland  Sweet potato fries with stirache aioli #lunch #PearlPortland
 Prepping the gnocchi for next week's special event, a dinner with winemaker Ken Morrison and artist Hollye Maxwell #PearlPortland, #pearl, #wine  "Curated for the Season" @glyphcafe in the Pearl, PDX. Love the language & the food neighbor! Atelier Lapchi Flanders @ Park NW. #atelierlapchi #lapchicarpets #pearlportland #PDX #traveloregon
 From where she stands, the rug we call Aman is terrific, available through Atelier Lapchi. #atelierlapchi #rugs #pearlportland  A special shout out to the pressure @adamrgarcia! Go Team Echo!! #thepressure#pearlportland#lovedesign#happyclients

Inn at Northrup Station

Inn at Northrup Station

Conveniently located on the Portland Streetcar line, the Inn is surrounded by world class restaurants, coffee shops, and boutiques and just minutes from Downtown Portland! Read More

The Benson Hotel

The Benson Hotel

Discover the timeless beauty of our AAA four-diamond landmark hotel, featuring Italian marble floors, Austrian crystal chandeliers and Circassian walnut from the imperial forests of Russia. Read More

Yoga Pod Portland

Yoga Pod Portland

Our Mission To create a sanctuary of peace where each student can rejuvenate their body, refresh their mind and replenish their spirit. Our Vision We offer quality, inspired yoga taught by remarkable, passionate teachers, in a peaceful and pristineRead more Read More

FLOR Carpets Portland

EVENTS IN THE PEARL View all events

featured Jeremy Rotsztain: Electric Fields at Upfor Gallery

Jeremy Rotsztain: Electric Fields at Upfor Gallery

Using new technologies to re-envision art historical narratives, Jeremy Rotsztain imagines Color Field painting through the language of computer graphics. The final works manifest as digital prints, generative animations and virtual reality. “Color Field painters wanted viewers to disappear intoRead more Read More

featured PDX Jazz Fest Presents Phil Baker at Wilfs

PDX Jazz Fest Presents Phil Baker at Wilfs

Phil Baker from Pink Martini performs with his band at Wilfs as part of the Portland Jazz Festival! Show starts at 7:30pm. Join us at Wilfs for dinner, drinks and the best local jazz music. Read More

featured Threesome at Portland Center Stage

Threesome at Portland Center Stage

A World Premiere! Read on for discount information! Leila and Rashid, Egyptian Americans with ties to Cairo, attempt to solve their relationship issues by inviting a relative stranger into their bedroom to engage in a threesome. What begins asRead 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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