Welcome to PLAZA DEL TORO, a gastronomic society and private event venue in Central Eastside. Created by restaurateur John Gorham, chef and owner of Portland’s celebrated Toro Bravo, Tasty n Sons, Tasty n Alder, Shalom Y’all, and Mediterranean Exploration Company.
Suited for social gatherings from family style and formal seated dinners, wine tastings, cocktail receptions, networking functions, business luncheons, and holiday events.
Our renovated industrial space can accommodate seated events for up to 90 guests, or up to 150 guests for a cocktail reception. Our venue includes custom built dining tables, an raw bar, a professional DJ booth, audio visual, coat check room, noise-dampening walls, and double-paned floor to ceiling windows.
Please inquire to view current seasonal menus.
Email inquiries@plazadeltoropdx.com for more information regarding your event or call 503-764-9678 to schedule a tour.



There’s been lots of talk in the office about how much everyone loved the venue, food, and how they want to go back. The staff were so attentive and we all just enjoyed ourselves so much. This was definitely one of my personal favorite dining experiences as well.
— Stephanie G. | ThinkShout 1/11/16
Oh my goodness.... WOW wow wow! Our wedding was positively perfect in every possible way! You all at PLAZA DEL TORO were absolutely fabulous!!!! I am just amazed and thankful and all aglow with how much FUN we had and how beautiful the space and atmosphere was! Everybody raved about the food and I think it was so fun for folks to get to try new, fun things. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
— Anna 11/7/15
Thank you PLAZA DEL TORO! The event was amazing and everyone so enjoyed themselves. The food was incredible, the drinks were fabulous, the atmosphere was perfect. Everyone left well-fed, well-beveraged, relaxed and happy. Thank you so much for helping to create a really cool event!
— Renee B. 9/16/15