Eat Beat Team

Sign up for Portland Monthly’s weekly Eat Beat newsletter to stay up on the hottest new restaurants, happy hours, and top chefs. Karen Brooks has been cooking up opinions on Portland’s restaurant scene for 20 years. On Eat Beat, Brooks teams up with gastrophile, twitter-machine, and photographer extraordinaire Allison Jones and contributing writer and avid cook Ben Tepler. Join them as they dish on food news, chew over new restaurants, and sniff out the best bites in the city. Follow Allison on Twitter, and feel free to ask for local restaurant and bar recommendations any time!
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Apr 30, 2013
Our digest of Portland’s top upcoming food and drink events, including a DIY kimchi class and Breakside Brewery’s 3rd Anniversary Block Party.
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Dec 13, 2012
We want to hear your picks for the best affordable bites in Portland.
Thumbnail for - Popping the Cork on Oregon Bubbly
Nov 1, 2012
When it comes to celebrating with sparkling wine this holiday season, think local first. Here, Portland Champagne expert David Speer shares his take on the state of Oregon bubbles.
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Nov 2, 2011
This August I was fortunate enough to be invited on a press junket to Taiwan along with a couple of magazine writers and chef types. This was my second trip to Taiwan, the first being a broke-ass...
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Oct 26, 2011
Around midmorning on Friday, the new Bunk Sandwiches (211 SW Sixth Ave) opened its floodgates to hordes of curious downtown business folk clambering for Bunk’s famously gutsy—and...
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Oct 6, 2011
When Navarre’s John Taboada launched his second eatery, Luce (pronounced loo-chay), in early September, his goal was to avoid photos, blog posts, and Yelp reviews for two weeks. A month later,...
Thumbnail for - Café Velo + Lauretta Jean’s = Pie Heaven
Sep 14, 2011
The carefully considered coffee still flows at Café Velo on the corner of SW Sixth Avenue and Pine Street, a few flaps away from Little Bird on the bus mall. But instead of North African street...
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Jul 26, 2010
Today I finally made it to the Pioneer Courthouse Square outpost of The Portland Farmers Market, where I ran into my friend Liz Crain, who’s riding high having just published her first book, The...
Thumbnail for - Luce Events Ramp Up
Jul 14, 2010
It’s been about a year since Navarre chef and 2009 Oregonian Restaurant-of-the-Year recipient John Tobaoda announced he would debut his new event space, Luce, which is located on the southwest...
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Jul 1, 2010
There are two types of Fourth of July fried chicken in Portland, Oregon: Country Cat ace chef Adam Sappington’s, and the fried chicken of everyone else. True, there are many great varieties of...
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