Mediterranean Exploration Company

Location -
333 N.W. 13th Ave., Portland, OR 97209
Neighborhood - Pearl District

Categories - Mediterranean/Middle Eastern

Features - Near Portland Streetcar

A restaurant serving innovative cuisine from the eastern Mediterranean and beyond from James Beard Award-winning chef John Gorham. Drawing from extensive research and travels to Israel and surrounding areas, the menu features exceptional plates that are culturally diverse yet cohesive, paying tribute to the exploration of people across the Mediterranean throughout history. In an open and vibrant atmosphere with an industrial-meets-refined décor in Portland’s Pearl District, M.E.C. encourages family-style dining and features a playful beverage program with nods to the flavors of the Mediterranean.