Screen Door is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

1. Screen Door

9.3
2337 E Burnside St (at NE 24th Ave.), Portland, OR
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Kerns · 182 tips and reviews

Nicholas P.Nicholas Peterson: Farm Grits are amazing; even better shared.

Stephanie F.Stephanie Fjeld: I love their Farm Grits... and they're gluten free.

Ricky E.Ricky Engelberg: The waits defy logic but the food is fantastic. Love the trout for dinner! Grits that are delicious. Tons of side vegetables in unique ways. Once in a blue moon do the fried chicken and it's crazy.

Tin Shed is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

2. Tin Shed

9.0
1438 NE Alberta St (at NE 14th Pl), Portland, OR
Breakfast Spot · King · 107 tips and reviews

Jay G.Jay G/maztec: Worth interrupting a drive, getting off the highway, and having breakfast at. Everything Nice is awesome, the mushroom gravy is killer, and +++ on the grits!

Liz R.Liz Randall: The grits are awesome, and they have an equal amount of stuff for vegetarians and meat eaters to please all!

Elichai F.Elichai Foger: I had one morning in portland and i sure am glad i came here. Eggs were great. Biscuit was great. Potato cake was great. Cheese grits, also great. Dug the DYI coffee situation as well.

Bernie's Southern Bistro is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

3. Bernie's Southern Bistro

8.1
2904 NE Alberta St (NE 29th Ave), Portland, OR
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Concordia · 21 tips and reviews

Harvey F.Harvey Flesey: The shrimp and grits are the best. Easily holds up to dishes I had in Atlanta.

Scott M.Scott Masingill: I am from the South...Holy crap, that was the best shrimp and grits I have ever eaten.

Jim W.Jim Wilburn: Everything is great! Some of my favorites are the Catfish, Shrimp n Grits, Collard Greens, and Bread Pudding!

Bridges Cafe & Catering is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

4. Bridges Cafe & Catering

8.7
2716 NE M L King Blvd (at NE Knott St), Portland, OR
Café · Eliot · 20 tips and reviews

Richard L.Richard Leslie: Fabulous breakfast burrito & real grits

Adam S.Adam Skye: The shrimp grits are to die for! So cheesy and deliciously spicy.

Adam S.Adam Skye: Lots of yummy organic breakfasts! Especially loved the spicy shrimp and grits! Yummy!

Pine State Biscuits is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

5. Pine State Biscuits

9.2
1100 SE Division St (at SE 11th Ave), Portland, OR
Breakfast Spot · Hosford-Abernethy · 53 tips and reviews

DANGER T.DANGER TAM: Come with an empty stomach and full ambition. Their grits is one of the best outside of the South and as a Southerner, I would know. Also slap some chicken on the Regina for an added hat tip.

Jen S.Jen Shin: where to start... hash browns, fried chicken biscuit with gravy, and the shrimp & grits are all amazing.

Tone M.Tone Mosley: Actually pretty good. Long line but wait wasn't bad. The Reggie Deluxe and Shrimp & grits. Grits were not instant but not sure what Greek grits are oh well.

City State Diner and Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

6. City State Diner and Bakery

8.8
128 NE 28th Ave (at NE Davis St), Portland, OR
Diner · Kerns · 29 tips and reviews

Sean P.Sean Paisant: My new favorite breakfaat spot. Seared grits are delicious!

LaurenLauren: Pork belly benedict on a biscuit with apricot jam and arugula, side of griddled grits. Foodies will not be disappointed!

Joel B.Joel Brady: Excellent food. Courteous staff. And cool space. Try the eggs Benedict or challah French toast.

Muscadine is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

7. Muscadine

7.9
1465 NE Prescott St (Prescott And 15th), Portland, OR
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Sabin · 8 tips and reviews

Wayne B.Wayne Bynum: Black eye peas and grits.

DongWon S.DongWon Song: one of the best damn brunches in #portland. Traditional southern foodways transplanted to the PNW. Chicken curry over grits, sausage gravy and biscuits. Love @muscadinepdx forever.

Tucker S.Tucker Stevenson: The BBQ Cup is amazing as well the Cochon. This place is rarely busy and a great option for southern brunch on the east side of Portland. Give it a try. Great flavor and great service.

Urban Farmer is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

8. Urban Farmer

8.5
525 SW Morrison St (in the Nines Hotel), Portland, OR
Steakhouse · Downtown Portland · 98 tips and reviews

Stevi D.Stevi Deter: Go for lunch and enjoy the grits with shrimp and pulled pork.

Sam H.Sam Huebschwerlen: Happy hour burger is fantastic! And if you're around for breakfast try the shrimp and sausage bowl of grits.

Oremo O.Oremo Ochillo: Shrimp and popcorn grits gives you a taste of the south in the Pacific Nothwest

Pine State Biscuits is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

9. Pine State Biscuits

9.3
2204 NE Alberta St (at NE 22nd Ave), Portland, OR
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Concordia · 139 tips and reviews

Dayl E.Dayl Eccles: Shrimp grits, mmmm.

Vicky G.Vicky Gibbons: The Reggie! The shrimp and grits was great too!

Travis T.Travis Tindell: Shrimp n grits and Reggie Deluxe

Miss Delta is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

10. Miss Delta

7.9
3950 N Mississippi Ave (N Shaver St), Portland, OR
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Boise · 32 tips and reviews

Robert L.Robert Leary: The chicken is really good and the hot sauce goes well with the grits. The hush puppies are not cooked in the middle.

Brook S.Brook Shelley: Pretty solid southern food. Chicken fried steak is a gem, as are their poboys, grits, and mashed potatoes

Patricia T.Patricia TP: They always accommodate large group, are very very nice, and the southern stack is real good. I like their biscuits and gravy better than Gravy's across the street LOL!!!

Clyde Common is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

11. Clyde Common

9.1
1014 SW Stark St (btw SW 10th & 11th Ave.), Portland, OR
American Restaurant · Downtown Portland · 216 tips and reviews

Quyen C.Quyen Chu: Pork terrine with bitter chocolate and pork with grits were fantastic!

PeterPeter: Shrimp and grits was top notch

Megan G.Megan Gilbride: Good seafood! Fun atmosphere. Communal tables

Trifecta Tavern and Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

12. Trifecta Tavern and Bakery

8.7
726 SE 6th Ave, Portland, OR
New American Restaurant · Buckman · 30 tips and reviews

Arash N.Arash Narchi: Flatbread, grits, them Brussels sprouts, roasted cauliflower, mint chocolate chip ice cream bar...I can go on. This place has it all, great for sharing.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Great cocktails, wines, and beers, with excellent food to match, particularly the half-pound Pimento Double Cheeseburger

EaterEater: Ken Forkish focuses on classics, a half-dozen takes on oysters and/or clams, and an eat-how-you-like menu highlighting roasted veggies, haute bar snacks, and meaty plates like rabbit fricassee.

Country Cat Dinnerhouse & Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

13. Country Cat Dinnerhouse & Bar

8.2
7937 SE Stark St (at SW 80th Ave), Portland, OR
American Restaurant · Montavilla · 61 tips and reviews

SophinetteSophinette: The shrimp and grit breakfast is off the hook!

Lee B.Lee Barth: Sundaty and fried chicken are a match made in heaven. When in season, must get rhubarb pie with caramel ice cream, best I have ever had! Read more.

Liante L.Liante Lisay: Seriously underwhelmed. Server was bored/rude when asked for recommendations. Food was expensive for the size/taste. I hope their breakfasts are better because their dinner menu was disappointing.

Podnah's Pit BBQ is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

14. Podnah's Pit BBQ

9.0
1625 NE Killingsworth St (at NE 16th Ave), Portland, OR
BBQ Joint · Northeast Portland · 108 tips and reviews

Ricky E.Ricky Engelberg: Delicious. Brisket and chicken are way to go. Trout is great as well. Grits on brunch menu are fantastic. Very kid friendly!

Robert L.Robert Leary: Easily one of the best real barbecue joints in all of Portland. The service is good and all the food is good. I have yet to try something I didn't like.

EaterEater: Podnah’s hits the lowest common denominator of what makes food satisfying: salt, sweetness, fat, and Rodney Muirhead’s sauce has the perfect acidity. The brisket is perfectly smoked. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Irving Street Kitchen is one of The 15 Best Places for Grits in Portland.

15. Irving Street Kitchen

8.9
701 NW 13th Ave (at NW Irving St), Portland, OR
American Restaurant · Pearl · 75 tips and reviews

Veronica R.Veronica Rose: The Grits are out of the world... well, everything is, I hardly know where to begin...

CITY GRITCITY GRIT: Chef Sarah Shafer (a CITY GRIT alum) is one of the most talented chefs we know. Don’t miss her Smoked Albacore Tuna Crudo, BBQ Shrimp, Bourbon Glazed Porchetta, or the Crispy Cheddar Grits!

MargauxMargaux: The meatballs with Yukon potatoes and peppercorn corn sauce with accompanying corn bread is to die for!