Your guide to the 4 most popular spots in Portland's Goose Hollow neighborhood

Your guide to the 4 most popular spots in Portland's Goose Hollow neighborhood
Photo: Hammer + Vine/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on June 24, 2020.

Visiting Goose Hollow, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Portland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a plant nursery to a cheese shop.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Goose Hollow, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Hammer + Vine

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Topping the list is plant nursery Hammer + Vine, which offers home decor and more. Located at 2190 W. Burnside St., Suite B, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting five stars out of 74 reviews on Yelp.

This small shop offers a slew of succulents, cacti and house plants. There are even Venus flytraps on offer, as well as a collection of pots. 

2. Gilda's Italian Restaurant

photo: Gilda's Italian restaurant/yelp

Next up is Italian spot Gilda's Italian Restaurant, situated at 1601 S.W. Morrison St. With 4.5 stars out of 411 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

The menu features polenta cake, tuna tartare and arancini — fried rice balls stuffed with mozzarella and smothered with tomato sauce. For dessert, dig into tiramisu or flourless chocolate cake. 

3. Vtopia All Vegan Restaurant & Cheese Shop

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Deli, cheese shop and vegan spot Vtopia All Vegan Restaurant & Cheese Shop is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 1628 S.W. Jefferson St., 4.5 stars out of 323 reviews. 

The plant-based menu offers mac and cheese made with cashew sauce, as well as a lineup of deli cheeses in flavors like jalapeno cheddar, black pepper chevre and smokey whiskey. There's also a slew of sandwiches and salads. 

4. Ichiza Kitchen & Tea House

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Ichiza Kitchen & Tea House, a vegan Asian fusion spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 281 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1628 S.W. Jefferson St. to see for yourself. 

Available for pickup or delivery, this spot offers chili oil wontons, tofu bowls and desserts like spicy sticky buns, carrot cardamon cake and ginger ganache ho ho cake. 

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