Summary: Authentic Italian eats with local flair.
Nostrana is a haven for lovers of Italian cuisine in Portland, offering a cozy atmosphere where diners savor authentic, farm-fresh Italian dishes. The restaurant is renowned for its thin, chewy pizzas topped with ingredients like Dungeness crab and arugula, all emerging from a wood-fired oven. Guests are invited to cut their own pizzas, embracing Italian traditions. The menu, frequently updated, is a testament to Nostrana's commitment to local produce and Italian specialty crops grown in collaboration with nearby farmers. Seasonal offerings may include goat cheese-stuffed pappardelle or Idaho trout with porchetta, while the dessert menu features treats like butterscotch budino. The wine list boasts an impressive selection of Italian wines alongside local favorites from Cameron Winery. Nostrana's service is warm and accommodating, perfect for family dining or large groups seeking a taste of Italy.