Din Tai Fung, the international chain of dumpling restaurants once recognized by the New York Times among the top ten restaurants in the world, appears to be planning its first Oregon location.
That’s according to a business license first spotted by Eater PDX for a “Din Tai Fung (Washington Square) Restaurant, LLC,” registered with the Secretary of State in late December, 2017. That name indicates a restaurant could be headed for Washington Square, the mall just off Oregon 217 near the Portland-Beaverton border.
Details remain sparse. Din Tai Fung has yet to make an official announcement, and did not immediately respond to an email requesting comment (or, let’s be