About Us

Welcome to Pearl Tavern Portland, where culinary excellence meets Pacific Northwest charm. Our story is one of collaboration, creativity, and a deep-rooted passion for celebrating the best of Oregon’s food and drink.

Our Origins

Pearl Tavern is the brainchild of three extraordinary individuals, each with their unique talents and a shared love for their hometown of Portland.

  • Joey Harrington: A former University of Oregon and NFL quarterback, Joey Harrington brings his winning spirit and dedication to every aspect of Pearl Tavern. His love for Portland is as strong as his love for the game.
  • Kurt Huffman: As the owner and restaurateur behind ChefStable, Kurt Huffman is a seasoned visionary in the culinary world. His expertise and commitment to quality have been instrumental in shaping Pearl Tavern’s culinary identity.
  • Ryan Magarian: With a reputation built on his exceptional work with Aviation Gin and Oven & Shaker, Ryan Magarian brings his cocktail wizardry to Pearl Tavern. His whimsical cocktail creations are the stuff of legend.

Our Vision

Pearl Tavern is not just a restaurant; it’s a modern Pacific Northwest tavern with a heart and soul. We believe in the power of thoughtful comfort food to bring people together, and we embrace the whimsy that craft cocktails can add to any gathering.

Our Mission

At Pearl Tavern, we are on a mission to create a sense of community in the vibrant Pearl District. We are committed to sourcing the finest local ingredients, ensuring that every bite and sip is an ode to Oregon’s culinary excellence.

Contact Us

We’d love to hear from you! Whether you have questions, feedback, or want to plan a special event with us, please visit our Contact Us page. Your inquiries and suggestions are invaluable to us as we continue to grow and evolve.

Privacy Policy

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Thank you for being a part of our culinary journey at Pearl Tavern Portland. We invite you to join us in celebrating the flavors, spirit, and community that define our beloved Pacific Northwest. Cheers!