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Top 8 Portland Macaroni & Cheeses

Published Mar 18th, 2015

Macaroni and Cheese is not just for kids! This crowd pleaser continues to take on more variation and sophistication. Take a look at our Portland area favorites.

Bucket Brigade RestaurantBucket Brigade Sports Bar & Restaurant/Portland – The Bucket Brigade’s Mac & Cheese starts with sautéing onions, mushrooms and jalapenos. Then they add chicken stock, heavy whip, cheese sauce, cheddar cheese and jack cheese to 15 ounces of Cavatappi noodles.  Before serving, more cheese mix is melted on top!

Circa 33/Portland – This Mac is a three cheese cream with toasted bread crumbs. You can also add mushroom, tomato, green onion, caramelized onion, baby kale, or spinach, and bacon and chicken, too!

Mother's Bistro PortlandMother’s/Portland – Chicken, jack cheese and chipotle peppers give this dish plenty of Southwest kick.

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North 45 Pub PortlandNorth 45/Portland – Featuring Cavatappi noodles, white wine cheesesauce, bread crumbs, scallions, you can also add blackened chicken or grilled steak, and bacon, sun-dried tomatoes or truffle oil.


Petunia's Pies and Pastries PortlandPetunia’s Pies & Pastries/Portland – This delicious Macaroni & Cheese is also vegan & gluten free! It’s made with organic quinoa pasta, creamy cheese sauce, hazelnut milk, garlic and house-made herb breadcrumbs.


Skyland Pub TroutdaleSkyland Pub/Troutdale – Skyland’s version of Mac ‘n’ Cheese is all jacked up, with Pepperjack cheese that is! It’s a bowl full of creamy, cheesy, spicy goodness, lightly topped with a seasoned crust and shredded parmesan. It’s served with toasted garlic bread and your choice of our fresh soup of the day, Spring mix salad, or Caesar salad.

The Station Pub PortlandThe Station/Portland – This Beer Cheese Mac is concocted from Guinness cream, garlic and a three-cheese blend. Add your choice of pork belly, blackened chicken, carnitas, jalapeños, spinach, tomatoes, mushrooms or green beans to make it even better!

Twigs/Tualatin – Twigs’ Crab Mac & Cheese is fresh blue crab meat, shallots, smoked bacon, goat cheese, cheddar and jack cheeses, in a garlic cream sauce baked with Cavatappi pasta and finished with toasted bread crumbs, tomato and chives.

Want more recipes? Go to All Things Mac N Cheese

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