One of 15 best places to eat and drink before PDX Trail Blazer games

Michael Russell of The Oregonian/OregonLive lists Altabira as one of 15 best places to eat and drink before Portland Trail Blazer games.

Altabira City Tavern: The latest opening from chef David Machado, Altabira City Tavern sits on top of the extensively remodeled Hotel Eastlund. The food menu is good, the beer list has some quality options and the city views are hard to beat.”

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The 15 best places to eat and drink before Portland Trail Blazer games

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By Michael Russell | The Oregonian/OregonLive
October 28, 2015

Altabira Burger, photo from The Oregonian

Altabira burger, photo: The Oregonian

The Portland Trail Blazers kick off their 2015-16 season against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Moda Center Wednesday night. If you’re planning to go to the game, you have a few options when it comes to food and drink.

You can grab a bite at home, of course, or eat at the stadium, which has steadily improved its food and drink options over the past few years. You can hit one of the Lloyd Center’s many fast food chains, including Burgerville, Chipotle and McDonald’s.

Or you can make a night of it, pre-gaming at one of the many restaurants and bars near the arena.

Here, we’ve gathered our 15 favorite restaurants and bars within a short walk or public transportation ride from the Moda Center. Looking to pre-game? Look no further.

Read the article on OregonLive.