Dining Options and Info

We love to support our friends in dining and hospitality, and Portland's AMAZING food culture makes an excellent pairing with any opera adventure.

Please note that these businesses have been impacted by COVID, check their websites for more information on hours, precautions, mask requirements, and take-out availability.


Near the Keller Auditorium

Please check back soon for more updates about dining options near the Keller Auditorium. COVID-19 has impacted so many of our wonderful restaurant partners. Reservations are always recommended. 

The Hotel Zags Restaurant (515 SW Clay Street) is open from 4 PM - 9 PM, Tuesday - Saturday. 
Learn more and make a reservation. 

The Keller Café will not be open during Carmen. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Learn more about the Keller Café.

Morton's Steakhouse (213 SE Clay Street) is open Sunday - Thursday from 5 PM - 9 PM; and Friday and Saturday from 5 PM - 10 PM. Reservations and info can be found here. 

Murata Restaurant (200 SW Marketing Street) is open for lunch Monday - Friday from 11:30 AM - 2 PM; and for dinner Monday - Saturday from 5 PM - 8:30 PM. They are closed on Sundays. Information and reservations can be found here. 

The Porter Hotel's Xport Bar & Lounge (1355 SW 2nd Avenue) is open Friday - Saturday from 4:30 PM - midnight; and Sunday from 4:30 to 10 PM. Learn more and make a reservation here. 

There are LOTS of other options in the area: including Il Terrazzo, King Tide Fish and Shell, McCormick & Schmick's Harborside at the Marina, and many more. 


Near the Newmark Theatre
Elephants Delicatessen Catering & Events

812 SW Park Ave. & SW Yamhill

(SW Waterfront location temporarily closed due to COVID)

Stop in for a casual bite or drink opposite Director Park, two short blocks from the Newmark Theatre. Curbside pickup, catering delivery, to-go cocktails are also available to complete your virtual opera experience.

RingSide Steakhouse

2165 W Burnside St

A short drive from the Keller or Newmark, this upscale classic steakhouse features tuxedoed servers, a 10,000 bottle wine cellar, and is just the ticket for those in search of something fancy to pair with their opera experience.


If you’d like additional dining recommendations, don’t hesitate to contact us at concierge@portlandopera.org.