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HOMETOWN PRIDE

The Washington Post Shows Portland Restaurants Some Love

Food critic Tom Sietsema pays us a visit for his new series, “America’s Best Food Cities.”

  • 06/30/2015
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RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Gabe Rucker takes over Little Bird, Erik Van Kley opens Taylor Railworks, and Flying Fish expands its seafood empire.

  • 06/30/2015
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HIT LIST

The 2015 Portland Restaurant Halftime Report

We take a look at the biggest restaurant openings and closures of 2015, with updates on the year’s still-to-open prospects.

  • 06/24/2015
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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Get Your Tickets to Portland Monthly's Country Brunch 2015

Tickets are now on sale for our May 3 celebration featuring breakfast fare from six top Portland restaurants and six of the city's best bloody marys.

  • 04/22/2015
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RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Naomi Pomeroy writes a cookbook, Boxer Ramen to launch a North Portland satellite, and Peter Bro’s All-Way burger joint is now open.

  • 11/17/2014
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FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Star-studded dinners at Jacobsen Salt, Francophile suppers at Elder Hall, Bengali cuisine at Thali, and more upcoming food and drink events.

  • 11/04/2014
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RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Farina Bakery opens, Anzen shutters (belatedly), and Top Chef star Gregory Gourdet is NOT moving to Denver.

  • 11/03/2014
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FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Kid-friendly skull decorating at Xico, Día De Los Muertos Festival De Cervezas, fast food at Nodoguro and more upcoming food and drink events.

  • 10/28/2014
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FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Portland Cocktail Week! Departure's annual vegan dinner! Día De Los Muertos Festival De Cervezas! And plenty of other upcoming events to fire your appetite.

  • 10/21/2014
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FREE STUFF

Free Ice Cream at Ben & Jerry’s—and a Chance to Meet Jerry Himself

In support of GMO labeling, the ice cream tycoon is offering free scoops on Hawthorne this Thursday.

  • 10/08/2014
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FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Slow Food Portland's movie night, Acadia's Hogtoberfest, St. Jude's Autumn Harvest Fundraiser Dinner, Skamania Lodge’s Celebration of Beer Festival, and more!

  • 09/30/2014
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RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Woodsman Market shutters, a Jade District night market hits Fubonn, the Doug Fir gets a menu overhaul, Harvester seeks a new name, and tickets go on sale for Nicky USA's Wild About Game

  • 07/09/2014
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RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

The Portland Farmers Market returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square, Ración gets a new bartender, Nonna and DOC shake up their service, and more updates from around Portland

  • 06/19/2014
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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Portland Monthly's Country Brunch is BACK!

Tickets are now on sale for the June 22 hoedown featuring breakfast fare from six top Portland restaurants and six of the city's best bloody marys.

  • 06/06/2014
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FEAST 2014

Feast Portland Tickets Are Flying Fast

Do your future self a solid and stop waffling on those Feast commitments. Some of the hottest events of the 2014 lineup are selling out soon.

  • 06/05/2014
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READ EM AND EAT

Behind the Scenes of the Kombucha Revolution

Want to develop a healthy kombucha habit without shelling out a few bucks a day at the store? Start making it yourself!

  • 06/05/2014
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RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

We say goodbye to Bar Dobre and Sauvage, say hello to Case Study Coffee and Little Big Burger on Alberta, and look forward to a new era at Laurelhurst Market.

  • 06/04/2014
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RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

We say hello to Kachka, Boke Bowl West, and Jackknife, bid farewell to Good Keuken and Viking Soul Food, and share two chances to dine out for a great cause.

  • 04/22/2014
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READ EM AND EAT

Upcoming Foodie Book Events

Whether you’re looking to learn to bake bread, make your own cheese in under an hour, or tap into bartending tips from a Portland pro, these cookbook events have you covered.

  • 04/15/2014
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HIT LIST

9 Fresh Products from Portland Producers

Creamy Stumptown cold brew in a carton, chocolate from a treehouse, and Mexican mole — we've rounded up a new batch of Oregon-made goods for your snacking pleasure.

  • 02/13/2014
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