Best gardens in Portland

Check out the top gardens in Portland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Tin Shed Garden Cafe
1. Tin Shed Garden Cafe
host-0host-1host-2
92 local reviews
1438 Northeast Alberta Street, Portland
Open now
+1 503-288-6966
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Amanda
Great brunch, great happy hour, great patio and garden setting. And dogs eat free on Wednesdays!
Leo
Portland flavor deluxe! Food and drinks are tasty. Outdoor/garden area is a beautiful bit of craftwork. Dog me…
Shane
The best breakfast on Alberta St. Started as a small shed decades ago..expect long waits on weekends, but enjo…
1. Tin Shed Garden Cafe
1. Tin Shed Garden Cafe
host-0host-1host-2
92 local reviews
1438 Northeast Alberta Street, Portland
Open now
+1 503-288-6966
Amanda
Amanda
Great brunch, great happy hour, great patio and garden setting. And dogs eat free on Wednesdays!
Leo
Leo
Portland flavor deluxe! Food and drinks are tasty. Outdoor/garden area is a beautiful bit of craftwork. Dog menu even! Breakfast lunch and d…
Shane
Shane
The best breakfast on Alberta St. Started as a small shed decades ago..expect long waits on weekends, but enjoy a cup-o-joe in the garden ar…
2. Fred Meyer
2. Fred Meyer
host-0host-1host-2
72 local reviews
3805 Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard, Portland
Open now
+1 503-872-3300
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
TaMAra
Fred Meyer is a one stop shop and locals have been shopping here for everything for decades. Groceries, garde…
Amy
Excellent general bookstore. Used books on the shelf right next to new copies, so you can find some great deal…
Meg
Groceries downstairs, housewares up. Sushi bar, amazing deli , lots of flowers, great produce. If you walk u…
2. Fred Meyer
2. Fred Meyer
host-0host-1host-2
72 local reviews
3805 Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard, Portland
Open now
+1 503-872-3300
TaMAra
TaMAra
Fred Meyer is a one stop shop and locals have been shopping here for everything for decades. Groceries, gardening supplies, automotive, hou…
Amy
Amy
Excellent general bookstore. Used books on the shelf right next to new copies, so you can find some great deals. Don't miss the Home & Garde…
Meg
Meg
Groceries downstairs, housewares up. Sushi bar, amazing deli , lots of flowers, great produce. If you walk up Taylor and then hang a right…
3. Vendetta
3. Vendetta
host-0host-1host-2
33 local reviews
4306 North Williams Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-288-1085
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Nick
Shuffleboard and one of the best beer gardens in the city!
Lisa
The best and closest bar with a beautiful garden out back.
Val
Great outdoor patio, like a big garden, so much fun and great drinks and quite decent bar food.
3. Vendetta
3. Vendetta
host-0host-1host-2
33 local reviews
4306 North Williams Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-288-1085
Nick
Nick
Shuffleboard and one of the best beer gardens in the city!
Lisa
Lisa
The best and closest bar with a beautiful garden out back.
Val
Val
Great outdoor patio, like a big garden, so much fun and great drinks and quite decent bar food.
4. APEX
4. APEX
host-0host-1host-2
37 local reviews
1216 Southeast Division Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-273-9227
BarLiquor storeStore
Reatha
Great beer garden with a lot of outdoor seating, no food menu - but you can order Mexican food next door and t…
Brooklyn B&B
#1 Sunny day beer bar in Portland. The building is an old garage whose doors open up to an enormous beer gard…
Bob and Karen
Rated as the best beer garden in Portland. And it's right at the end of Elliott Avenue! 50 beers on tap, sit n…
4. APEX
4. APEX
host-0host-1host-2
37 local reviews
1216 Southeast Division Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-273-9227
Reatha
Reatha
Great beer garden with a lot of outdoor seating, no food menu - but you can order Mexican food next door and they bring over to you table! S…
Brooklyn B&B
Brooklyn B&B
#1 Sunny day beer bar in Portland. The building is an old garage whose doors open up to an enormous beer garden. Great variety of beers on…
Bob and Karen
Bob and Karen
Rated as the best beer garden in Portland. And it's right at the end of Elliott Avenue! 50 beers on tap, sit next to the bike rack with hund…
5. Lan Su Chinese Garden
5. Lan Su Chinese Garden
host-0host-1host-2
68 local reviews
239 Northwest Everett Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-228-8131
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Asha
This Chinese garden resides in old Chinatown in downtown Portland. It's an easy ride on the MAX. Inside the ga…
Cedric
The Lan Su (兰苏) Chinese Gardens were installed around 2000 in a gritty part of town (Old town). This is a 30 m…
Lisa
"The Lan Su Chinese Garden, smack dab in the middle of downtown, has a sweet story behind it. Portland's offic…
5. Lan Su Chinese Garden
5. Lan Su Chinese Garden
host-0host-1host-2
68 local reviews
239 Northwest Everett Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-228-8131
Asha
Asha
This Chinese garden resides in old Chinatown in downtown Portland. It's an easy ride on the MAX. Inside the garden is a tea house, where you…
Cedric
Cedric
The Lan Su (兰苏) Chinese Gardens were installed around 2000 in a gritty part of town (Old town). This is a 30 minute walk from Stella; the ar…
Lisa
Lisa
"The Lan Su Chinese Garden, smack dab in the middle of downtown, has a sweet story behind it. Portland's official sister city in China is a …
6. Washington Park
6. Washington Park
host-0host-1host-2
75 local reviews
4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland
Open now
+1 503-319-0999
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Nate
Oregon Zoo, Portland Children's Museum, World Forestry Center, Hoyt Arboretum, Portland Japanese Garden, Inter…
Terry & Barbara
Beautiful place with lots to see and do. Washington Park is a public urban park, which includes the Portland Z…
Pasha
Home of the Portland Rose Garden, is the oldest official continuously operated public rose test garden in the …
6. Washington Park
6. Washington Park
host-0host-1host-2
75 local reviews
4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland
Open now
+1 503-319-0999
Nate
Nate
Oregon Zoo, Portland Children's Museum, World Forestry Center, Hoyt Arboretum, Portland Japanese Garden, International Rose Test Garden and …
Terry & Barbara
Terry & Barbara
Beautiful place with lots to see and do. Washington Park is a public urban park, which includes the Portland Zoo, forestry museum, arboretum…
Pasha
Pasha
Home of the Portland Rose Garden, is the oldest official continuously operated public rose test garden in the United States and features mor…
7. Palio Espresso and Dessert House
7. Palio Espresso and Dessert House
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
1996 Southeast Ladd Avenue, Portland
Open now
+1 503-232-9412
CafeFoodStore
Zí
Local and nearby in the neighborhood: Main/center Rose Garden circle
Sarah
Stroll up Elliott St to the Ladds Circle Garden and visit Palio for espresso, tea, and varying sandwiches and…
Kai
Explore the rose gardens of Ladd's Addition and stop for dessert, tea or coffee at Palio and watch the locals …
7. Palio Espresso and Dessert House
7. Palio Espresso and Dessert House
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
1996 Southeast Ladd Avenue, Portland
Open now
+1 503-232-9412
Zí
Local and nearby in the neighborhood: Main/center Rose Garden circle
Sarah
Sarah
Stroll up Elliott St to the Ladds Circle Garden and visit Palio for espresso, tea, and varying sandwiches and tasty samosas. Thinking desse…
Kai
Kai
Explore the rose gardens of Ladd's Addition and stop for dessert, tea or coffee at Palio and watch the locals in their habitat.
8. Ladd Circle Park & Rose Gardens
8. Ladd Circle Park & Rose Gardens
host-0host-1host-2
4 local reviews
Southeast 16th Avenue , Portland
(503) 823-7529
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Mohsen
Historic neighborhood. Verdant, tree-lined streets. A quaint roundabout and park in the center. Four charming …
Katrina and Tom
Wander through Ladd's to discover the beautiful homes and lovely gardens.
Danielle
Gorgeous neighborhood with incredible rose gardens!
8. Ladd Circle Park & Rose Gardens
8. Ladd Circle Park & Rose Gardens
host-0host-1host-2
4 local reviews
Southeast 16th Avenue , Portland
(503) 823-7529
Mohsen
Mohsen
Historic neighborhood. Verdant, tree-lined streets. A quaint roundabout and park in the center. Four charming rose gardens flank the center …
Katrina and Tom
Katrina and Tom
Wander through Ladd's to discover the beautiful homes and lovely gardens.
Danielle
Danielle
Gorgeous neighborhood with incredible rose gardens!
9. Prost!
9. Prost!
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
4237 North Mississippi Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-954-2674
BarRestaurantFood
Mayan
German beer hall with great brews on tap and great beer garden--surrounded by food carts.
Elaine
Great outdoor beer garden and food carts. One of my favorite spots to catch a Timbers game, though it can get…
Gary (& Shawn)
This German brew pub is always hopping. And if you've heard about Portland's Food Cart nation, there are righ…
9. Prost!
9. Prost!
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
4237 North Mississippi Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-954-2674
Mayan
Mayan
German beer hall with great brews on tap and great beer garden--surrounded by food carts.
Elaine
Elaine
Great outdoor beer garden and food carts. One of my favorite spots to catch a Timbers game, though it can get crowded.
Gary (& Shawn)
Gary (& Shawn)
This German brew pub is always hopping. And if you've heard about Portland's Food Cart nation, there are right next to the beer garden.
10. Oregon Zoo
10. Oregon Zoo
host-0host-1host-2
82 local reviews
4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-226-1561
ZooPoint of interestEstablishment
Victoria
No need to sell you on a trip to a zoo, this one is great. It is only 1 Max stop away from the nearest station…
Allen
Zoos are always romantic. In the summer they have concerts, in the winter zoo lights. There is the children's …
Joe
A zoo with an awesome conservation program and surrounded by forest. Lots of activities for kids and adults al…
10. Oregon Zoo
10. Oregon Zoo
host-0host-1host-2
82 local reviews
4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-226-1561
Victoria
Victoria
No need to sell you on a trip to a zoo, this one is great. It is only 1 Max stop away from the nearest station, Goose Hollow. Very near Wash…
Allen
Allen
Zoos are always romantic. In the summer they have concerts, in the winter zoo lights. There is the children's museum in the same parking lot…
Joe
Joe
A zoo with an awesome conservation program and surrounded by forest. Lots of activities for kids and adults alike. Includes a large area foc…
11. Autentica Mexican Cuisine
11. Autentica Mexican Cuisine
host-0host-1host-2
27 local reviews
5507 Northeast 30th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-287-7555
BarRestaurantFood
Joe & Kelda
Gourmet Mexican cuisine & margaritas are the draw at this stylish cantina with a lush garden patio.
Duston & Genevieve
Gourmet Mexican cuisine & margaritas are the draw at this stylish cantina with a lush garden patio.(The best m…
Jenn
Gourmet Mexican cuisine & margaritas are the draw at this stylish cantina with a lush garden patio.
11. Autentica Mexican Cuisine
11. Autentica Mexican Cuisine
host-0host-1host-2
27 local reviews
5507 Northeast 30th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-287-7555
Joe & Kelda
Joe & Kelda
Gourmet Mexican cuisine & margaritas are the draw at this stylish cantina with a lush garden patio.
Duston & Genevieve
Duston & Genevieve
Gourmet Mexican cuisine & margaritas are the draw at this stylish cantina with a lush garden patio.(The best margaritas and handmade tortill…
Jenn
Jenn
Gourmet Mexican cuisine & margaritas are the draw at this stylish cantina with a lush garden patio.
12. Pittock Mansion
12. Pittock Mansion
host-0host-1host-2
125 local reviews
3229 Northwest Pittock Drive, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-823-3623
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Laney & Brent
Beautifully situated at the west hill! The view is breathtaking anytime of the year with a nice surrounding ga…
Gary and Debra
Yes you can tour the house and yes it's pretty cool. But the view (at least when the trees are trimmed) is th…
Mary
If you have time, take your knapsack, a picnic or your camera and enjoy exploring Washington Park! The Rose Ga…
12. Pittock Mansion
12. Pittock Mansion
host-0host-1host-2
125 local reviews
3229 Northwest Pittock Drive, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-823-3623
Laney & Brent
Laney & Brent
Beautifully situated at the west hill! The view is breathtaking anytime of the year with a nice surrounding garden. The mansion itself is fu…
Gary and Debra
Gary and Debra
Yes you can tour the house and yes it's pretty cool. But the view (at least when the trees are trimmed) is the best part. It's up there wi…
Mary
Mary
If you have time, take your knapsack, a picnic or your camera and enjoy exploring Washington Park! The Rose Gardens are an oasis of color an…