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7 Best Thrift Stores in Portland, According to Locals

Want to know the best thrift stores in Portland, Oregon? Ask a local. These are the must-stop spots for fashion finds, home decor, furniture, and more.

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Written by
Tehrene Firman
There are a lot of lists of the best thrift stores in Portland, Oregon, making it hard to decipher the ones you should actually add to your
must-visit list
. That's why you have to go straight to the locals—the people who know exactly where to find the best deals.
Whether you live in Portland and thrift on the regular, or want to make the most of an upcoming visit, these are the places you'll find all the hidden gems.

7 Best Thrift Stores in Portland, Oregon

Village Merchants

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Photo: Instagram/@villagemerchantspdx
Location: 4035 SE Division St.
Village Merchants is a favorite amongst locals for its wide selection of secondhand goods. Within the thrift store, you'll find clothing, housewares, antiques, and other treasures you'll be dying to take home with you.

William Temple House Thrift Store

Photo: Instagram/@williamtemplethrift
Location: 2230 NW Glisan St.
The William Temple House Thrift Store has new-to-you treasures of all kinds, from clothing to
and housewares. Even better, every purchase supports low-cost counseling and free food for Portlanders.

Really Good Stuff

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Photo: Facebook/Really Good Stuff PDX
Location: 3629 SE Division St.
You're in for a surprise every time you walk into Really Good Stuff. The thrift store is loaded with, as they put it, "necessary non-essentials." Within the 3,000-square-foot space, you'll find
collectibles, costume jewelry, unique furniture, and beyond.


Photo: Instagram/@portlandrerun
Locations: 707 NE Fremont St. and 6940 NE Sandy Blvd.
RERUN is a local favorite for good reason: There's a never-ending supply of high-quality clothing, toys, books, furniture, and household items for you to sort through (and inevitably bring home with you). Check out both locations—you'll be glad you did.

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Better Bargains Thrift Store

Photo: Facebook/Better Bargains Thrift Store
Location: 10209 NE Sandy Blvd.
The name says it all. At Better Bargains Thrift Store, you can find it all... at a great price. Even better, if you bring in a bag of donations, you'll receive a coupon for 30% off your next purchase.

Union Gospel Mission Thrift Store

best thrift stores in portland
Photo: Union Gospel Mission
Location: 11611 SW Pacific Highway, Tigard, OR 97223
Located right outside of Portland in Tigard, the Union Gospel Mission Thrift Store comes with an extra bonus. Aside from finding great deals, you're also changing the lives of Portlanders with every purchase. The store is a work therapy location for men in its LifeChange recovery community, allowing them to work as cashiers, clothing sorters, and in other positions. When you buy something from the store, it goes straight into supporting this program.

Value Village

Photo: Instagram/@valuevillage_thrift
Location: 12060 SW Main, Tigard, OR 97223
Another thrift store located right outside of Portland is Value Village. The nationwide chain is unique in that it buys its supply from local nonprofits, which in turn helps fund programs within communities. It also has a recycling and reuse system that keeps 700 million pounds of reusable items out of landfills every year.