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Feb 22, 2013
FEATURE
We combed old standbys, secret food spots, and happy hour havens to sniff out the great deals. Behold: 60 meals under $20, from multicourse feasts to herbaceous bowls of pho.
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Feb 22, 2013
CHEAP EATS 2013
Affordable trysts on the town
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May 9, 2011
HAPPY HOUR OF THE WEEK
Late night weekday Happy Hours usually fall into the not-for-me category, but I’ll bend my rules for a $2.25 burger. Ringside Steakhouse has been a throw-back Portland institution for decades,...
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May 9, 2011
Cheap Eats
About 18 miles from downtown via a combo of US-26, OR-217 S, and a spider’s web of slow-moving town and country roads, sits the Cruise In Country Diner (9785 SW River Rd, Hillsboro). A cheery...
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Apr 18, 2011
Cheap Eats
  I’ve driven by Pho Gia, located at 1944 NE Sandy, countless times in the last three years and never once considered stopping—it looked like a converted bank or the kind of Americanized eatery...
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Mar 2, 2011
Cheap Eats
When it comes to Mexican food, a term like “best” can lead to brawls. People get reallllllll passionate about their al pastor, tortillas, and salsa, or the delicate balance of ingredients that...
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Jan 31, 2011
Cheap Eats
It all began with a salad dressing. Martin’s Swiss Dressing is a rich, tangy, peppery, creamy (but non-dairy), smooth, downright-addictive elixir with a surprising depth of flavor for something...
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Jan 5, 2011
First Impressions
Glancing around Grain & Gristle’s warm and woody interior (a U-shaped maple bar, exposed beams, wood table tops and chairs, wooden salt and pepper shakers), I have the distinct impression...
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Dec 8, 2010
Cheap Date
It’s unlikely they will ever receive a nomination for a James Beard Award; however, if I had to name my top three favorite local places to eat, North Portland’s Liberty Glass (938 N Cook; open...
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Nov 19, 2010
Cheap Date
There are some restaurants where you go to impress a date (e.g. Le Pigeon), others where you go to dork out on food and hear each other talk (e.g. Park Kitchen), and still others where you go to...
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