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Address: 3345 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-5046
Phone Number: 503-232-4982
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A neighborhood of shops along SE Hawthorne Boulevard. It's offbeat with...

A neighborhood of shops along SE Hawthorne Boulevard. It's offbeat with overtones and undercurrents of funky.

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Strolling Through The Third Eye

Strolling through The Third Eye is like finding yourself tripping through a Grateful Dead Head shop. I can be fascinating. Interesting. And cause you to think of things that you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2016
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Portland, Oregon
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McMinnville
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We'd heard such great things about all the retro and vintage shops on Hawthorne Avenue. We walked from about 20th Street to 50th and saw very few. There WERE lots of restaurants of all nationalities, several bars, lots of clothing store and salons. But not much vintage or retro. Can't say we'd go back.

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Thank Terry C
Portland, Oregon
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62 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Hawthorne has been cleaned up a bit since I was in high school: no more hippie types raising funds by painting faces with glitter glue, and Marco's Pizza & Subs is long gone, but enough of the original feel has remained. Buy a book at Powell's on Hawthorne, have a pint at Portland Cider House, browse the cute little shops,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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68 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Strolling through The Third Eye is like finding yourself tripping through a Grateful Dead Head shop. I can be fascinating. Interesting. And cause you to think of things that you have not thought of in ages. The shop is located at 3950 SE Hawthorne BLVD. Inside The Third Eye you will find Tie-Dyed Clothing. Crystals. Candles. Books and Magazines. Incense.... More 

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Portland
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103 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Hawthorne is "trendy" area in Portland. Cute shops, nice places to eat and a lot of people watching. I love the Fred Meyers and their sushi train. Fun to take a newbie for sushi. So many different things to try in small amounts. Red light clothing exchange is a kick. Great vintage clothing.

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1 Thank Ruth F
Portland, Oregon
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499 reviews
183 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Sip some ice tea at Peet's or have a cider or beer at one of the many bars that line this street, and watch the world go by. As many times as I've sat and watched people, I still see amazing things that make me turn my head or lift an eyebrow. If you want Gucci shops ... go elsewhere.... More 

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Not sure this is a good place for tourist. People working in the shops were not very friendly. It was a long walk between shops that worth going into. Walked in and out of a few restaurants until we found one that seemed clean enough to stay. Definitely would not bring children to area.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I moved into this area and at first glance was intrigued. It has some cool shops and restaurants but when I compare them to Belmont or Division the latter seem to have more creative spots and a wider variety of choices. That said is worth a stroll and it certainly is interesting for a few hours.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

What else should we call them? Dreds and tie dye. Good coffee and eats about a zillion places. Two super consignment stores for mostly clothing and hipster accessories: Buffalo Exchange and Red Light.

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42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We come here to look for art and furniture,. It is in the South East section of Portland and the Bohemian' Bohemia of Portland, which has worked hard to become the weirdest part of Portland. As far as food goes…Meh…nothing special, everything weird, not a place to go for fine dining but rather trendy , non mexican taco's and vegetarian,... More 

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Oxford
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Hipster street packed with vintage shops, cafes and eateries. Great place for a stroll if you're in the neighbourhood. Don't miss Blue Star, Powell's Bookshop, Greater Trumps and the growler shop.

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