Spending time in Lloyd? Get to know this Portland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a gluten-free bakery to a pasta spot.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Lloyd, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Gluten Free Gem
Topping the list is bakery, vegan and gluten-free spot Gluten Free Gem. Located at 140 N.E. Broadway St., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting five stars out of 117 reviews on Yelp. The bakery offers fresh-baked cinnamon rolls, pecan pie and tiramisu, as well as wedding cakes.
2. Creo Chocolate
Next up is chocolatier and cafe Creo Chocolate, situated at 122 N.E. Broadway St. With five stars out of 166 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. The chocolate factory offers a variety of chocolate candy bars, as well as cacao powder, truffle sipping chocolate and chocolate-scented candles.
3. J Café
Cafe J Café is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 533 N.E. Holladay St., Suite 101, 4.5 stars out of 294 reviews. This spot serves up breakfast and lunch dishes, including breakfast paninis and veggie burgers. Americanos, cappuccinos and lattes are also on offer.
Check out Pastini, which has earned four stars out of 265 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Italian spot at 1426 N.E. Broadway St. Stop by for appetizers like steamed clams, garlic bread and Italian meatballs, as well as an assortment of salads, pastas and sandwiches.