Oregon Wines on Broadway, 515 S.W. Broadway; (503) 228-4655
Within walking distance of many downtown hotels, this bright, airy shop features 30 Willamette Valley Pinot Noirs. Tastings every first and third Thursday of the month (5-8 p.m.) often feature new releases from area wineries.

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Paley’s Place, 1204 N.W. 21st Ave.; (503) 243-2403
This energetic but small French bistro has become a favorite with many local winemakers.

Wildwood, 1221 N.W. 21st Ave.; (503) 248-9663
Serving Northwest cuisine, chef/owner Cory Schreiber won the James Beard Award in 1998 for Best Chef Pacific Northwest. The extensive wine list emphasizes Oregon Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris.

Higgins Restaurant and Bar, 1239 S.W. Broadway; (503) 222-9070
A genuine local favorite, Higgins is at the forefront of defining the region’s cuisine. —