Portland has plenty of brunch spots to consider for your wedding festivities – whether you want a brunch bridal shower, a family brunch during your wedding weekend, or a post-wedding brunch before you head off on your honeymoon! But finding the right place can be challenging, especially because lots of restaurants in the city are more on the casual side and tend to have long waits and not take reservations. Here are 8 of our favorite wedding brunch spots where you can plan your event:
Cheryl’s on 12th – this beautiful downtown Portland space offers breakfast through 4:00pm every day, and all day Sunday. If you book well in advance, they can accommodate a wedding brunch party
Mother’s Bistro – one of Portland’s most popular brunch spots, Mother’s will not disappoint! They serve breakfast until 2:30, and are closed on Mondays. Reservations are recommended, and fill up quickly
Papa Haydn – this popular spot in the heart of the Pearl district is known for their decadent cakes, but they also serve a great brunch. They also have a SE Portland location. For parties larger than 5, call to reserve your spot!
Irving Street Kitchen – this hip spot in the Pearl district offers brunch Fridays through Sundays. Their menu and interior design are modern and trendy. They also have an open air space, perfect for a wedding party in the summer months!
Portland Spirit – this iconic Portland cruise ship offers 2-hour brunch cruises on Sundays! Gorgeous views of the water, and a full brunch menu are well worth the splurge!
Five Spice – this swanky spot in Lake Oswego has a fabulous weekend brunch menu, and pretty views of the lake!
The Barberry in McMinnville – this little gem out in wine country offers yummy brunch on the weekends in a rustic yet modern open indoor space!
Gracie’s at Hotel deLuxe in Downtown Portland – this is a posh spot in a historic hotel that has delicious brunch items and a high tea service.
All images featured in this post courtesy of Hotel deLuxe.
This Tips & Advice piece was submitted by Dana Barbar, a trusted local wedding professional and talented writer.