BEST OF 2013
The Best of Eat Beat's Best Of Lists
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Portland's Top Winter Salads: A seasonal sampling of the city's one-plate odes to endive, persimmons, brussels sprouts, and arugula—we list 20+ salads to get you keep your cold weather feasts fresh.
8 Beers For Holiday Party Survival: Solid seasonal offerings from Northwest breweries to give your office shindig or family gathering a bit of double-digit ABV excitement.
Wake Up to Portland's Best Breakfast Sandwiches: From classic egg-meat-bread combos to gussied up waffle-based concoctions, we invite you to rise and shine with over thirty takes on the handheld morning meal.
Portland's Best Bar-Only Bites: A visual tour of our favorite tastes from Portland restaurants' bar-only and late night menus.
The Search for Portland's Best Kale Chip: A taste-test of our city’s latest vitamin-packed obsession.
Portland's Hot Soup Carts: These four soup-centric food carts will warm your belly all winter long with bisques, chowders, and stews galore.
A Portrait of Pie in Portland: Any way you slice it, our local sweet shops are dishing out fantastic fruit, cream, chocolate, and nut pies. Here are fifteen of our favorite places to try some today.
Bike-Powered Bites and Brews: From tacos to pub crawls, Portland’s food and drink scene runs on pedal power.
Portland's Best Hot Sauces: We tried nearly every hot sauce Portland has to offer…and lived to tell the tale.
Oregon's Kombucha Kings: Whether you’re a devoted daily drinker or are still working up the nerve to try the stuff, local kombucha brewers offer something for everyone.
2013's New Brunch Players (part 1): The ten latest additions to Portland's vibrant brunch scene deliver plenty of new options for your weekend morning.
A Batch of New Portland Brunches (part 2): From Polish fare to Spanish tapas, these 8 additions to Portland's bustling brunch scene are set to bring a world of variety to your Sunday morning meal.
8 Reservation-Friendly Portland Restaurants: We explore Portland's no-reservation policy and dish on the top dinner spots you CAN count on, without the wait.
A Guide to Portland's Mac & Cheese Scene: Whether you’re a cheese connoisseur, a kimchi nut, a gluten-free vegan, or a big bacon fan, Portland provides your macaroni soul mate.
Portland's Popcorn Power Ranking: We rounded up Portland's artisanal popcorn offerings—from a tub of cart-popped maple bacon puffs to caramel corn loaded with chai spices—to pick the best (and worst).