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Top Dog Winner - Pet-friendly Restaurant


Proprietors:  Janette Kaden & Christie Griffin

1438 NE Alberta St. Portland, OR

503-288-6966 ∙

Est. Feb 2002

See Feature Article on Tin Shed Garden Cafe


Philosophy/Mission:  To cook really tasty food in a warm and unpretentious environment, and to have authentic interactions with our guests.

Claim to Fame/Signature Product or Service:  We were named one of the best breakfasts in America by PBS.

Community Involvement, Special Notes:  Janette founded The Urban Farm Collective, whose mission is to make healthy, local food available to people of all income levels.  Merna’s passion has gone to the dogs — she volunteers at Oregon Humane Society.