Fresh, Seasonal, Local.

celebrate life’s simple pleasures at bistro marquee

Reservations are suggested.
We typically cannot accommodate walk in business on Theater nights
(503) 208-2889


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Seasonal menus feature high-quality fresh and local ingredients from farms, markets and specialty purveyors.


Celebrate life’s simple pleasures at Bistro Marquee.

Located in downtown Portland’s Theater District at 200 Market Street, Bistro Marquee features an open kitchen, expansive bar, airy dining room and year-round seating on the glassed-in heated patio. Walking distance to theaters, downtown hotels and the gorgeous Portland riverfront, Bistro Marquee is the perfect spot for lunch and dinner, including pre-theater dining. The robust Happy Hour features items both on the dining menu and bar-only fare, created to accompany and enhance the beverage menu.

The menu uses both classical and new techniques. Menus change frequently, with more comprehensive revisions seasonally. Bistro Marquee showcases fresh, local, and naturally grown ingredients of the highest quality.

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The beverage program highlights locally and regionally sourced ingredients and also classic spirits. The cocktail list has both classic and modern libations with an emphasis on creativity and presentation. The beer list is focused on regional microbrews and changes frequently. Menu focuses on french wines and Regional wines on tap. 

The friendly staff at Bistro Marquee is dedicated to hospitality in the truest sense, aspiring in all ways to exceed expectations. It’s easy to visit Bistro Marquee with FREE valet parking with validation after 5 pm.


Proprietress Leslie Palmer has been a restaurant owner for nine years with her popular Thirst Bistro on the Portland waterfront. Leslie strives to create an approachable menu that embraces the neighborhood in which they operate. Service is at the core of Bistro Marquee we are dedicated to having satisfying customers as well as delighting them. Leslie welcome and encourage any feedback on your experience at Bistro Marquee.

Executive Chef Rick Widmayer’s passion for cooking began as a teen. He brings 20+ years of culinary experience to Bistro Marquee having worked at some of Portland’s favorite restaurants including Screen Door and Mother’s Bistro. Rick cooks with the utmost respect for ingredients. He strives to bring comforting and familiar flavors matched with high level execution to provide a memorable dining experience at Bistro Marquee.


All menus are subject to change
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Happy Hour
  • Desserts
  • Beverages



Monday - Friday

11:30 am – 2 pm; 3 pm – 7:45 pm


We are closed Saturdays unless there is a show at the Keller Auditorium

Happy Hour

Monday - Friday 3 - 6 pm in entire restaurant EXCEPT Keller Aditorium show nights, then it is bar only with limited seating and no reservations.


Bistro Marquee validates parking at the 200 SW Market St. garage. We do not validate at any other garage.

FREE valet service nightly at the circular driveway in front of 200 Market St after 5 pm



200 SW Market St.

Portland, OR 97201

PHONE (503) 208-2889

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Exterior photo by Dina Avila Photography



    Bistro Marquee
    200 SW Market Street,
    Portland, OR 97201


    (503) 208-2889