West Portland Park Neighborhood – Your New Home
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West Portland Park is a nice Southwest Portland community located near the popular Portland Community College’s Sylvania Campus.
This neighborhood feels very secluded with nice homes on large lots. This area is particularly attractive to those buying their first homes or those with families who enjoy a laid back lifestyle while still being less than 20 minutes from downtown Portland.
While there are newer homes being built here and scattered around, typically you will find the majority were built during 1940’s through 1980s. Thus, you will still a variety of home styles from ranch, contemporary to traditional. Most are well kept and the neighborhood is very family friendly. If you want green space in your community, look no further than West Portland Park nature area which is very popular for their trails and abundant wild life. Holly Farm Park is a few years old and is a very popular skate park where skaters come from all over to ride their unique bowl designs.
Shopping and entertainment is fairly limited in West Portland Park. Residents often travel to nearby Lake Oswego, Tigard or Beaverton to find what they are looking for, but you will find some ethnic restaurants such as The Hummus Stop and Baba Fresh which is popular with the college crowd.
- Holly Farm Park
1.7-acre park named for its holly trees, offering a skate bowl, paths, picnic tables & a playground.
- SHO Japanese Restaurant
Warm venue offering sushi & other Japanese staples, plus many sakes, in informal digs with a patio.
- Bullseye Pub
Stand-alone tavern with a relaxed vibe offering booze, sports on TV & a wide menu of American eats.
- Thai Orchid Restaurant
Local Thai chain serving curries, noodles & other classic dishes in a relaxed, stylish setting.
- Nectar – Barbur
10931 SW 53rd Ave, Portland, OR
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