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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May 4, 2010
The James Beard Foundation announced winners in the best chef and restaurant categories last night, and there was not a Portland chef or restaurant among them. Congrats to Jason Wilson of the...
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May 3, 2010
The OLCC application has been hanging in the window for months so this wasn’t a big surprise, but details regarding a future bistro restaurant in West End’s windmill-anointed Indigo building...
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May 3, 2010
The James Beard Foundation announced its first round of winners at the Media and Book Awards gala last night in New York City. Recipients include the perpetually ravenous Andrew Zimmern of the...
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May 2, 2010
While the rest of the city waits an hour for a table to enjoy Amazon portions of fried chicken and waffles, coma-inducing pimento-cheese omelets, unapologetically egg-y Challah French toast, and...
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Apr 20, 2010
Tomorrow the IACP annual conference begins right here in Stumptown, and for those looking to get a piece of the action, the Culinary Book Fair is Friday at the Oregon Convention Center. For $10...
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Apr 6, 2010
From the press release: "We are excited to announce that Chef Matthew Lightner has been named one of the country’s Best New Chefs 2010 by Food & Wine Magazine. The 2010 winners will be...
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Apr 5, 2010
I’m surprised it took so many years for someone to open a world-class espresso outpost in the Pearl District, but ex-Albina Press frontman Billy Wilson did just that about a year ago, and his...
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Apr 3, 2010
Portland has recently become Mecca for small coffee roasting operators or "nano-roasters" as my friend/food writer Hannah Wallace recently dubbed them. Joining a newish PDX peer group that...
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Mar 22, 2010
The 2010 James Beard finalists were announced today in New Orleans, and Portland fared extremely well, dominating the Best Chef Northwest category. Portland chefs Cathy Whims, (Nostrana) Naomi...
Thumbnail for - A New Model for Portland Eateries?
Mar 4, 2010
Thoroughly adaptable beasts, foodie entrepreneurs always find new ways to thrive in downturns, and the most recent spate of economic malaise has been no different. As restaurants have been hurt...
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