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Thumbnail for - Chugging the Sacrament at Church
May 8, 2013
A new bar in Northeast Portland tries to make drinking a religious experience.
Thumbnail for - Polish Pub Food At Bar Dobre
May 1, 2013
Bar Dobre brings local ingredients, from-scratch everything, curated vodka, and Polish ambition to SE Hawthorne—but needs some work to become a serious player.
Thumbnail for - Cambodian Flavors at Sok Sab Bai
Apr 24, 2013
A newly converted cart-to-brick-and-mortar brings Cambodian flavor and finesse to Southeast Portland.
Thumbnail for - Sephardic Flavors at Scott Snyder's Levant
Mar 27, 2013
How a new French-Arabesque restaurant on E Burnside fuses the cuisines of Spain, Portugal, North Africa, and the Middle East into one of the boldest openings of the year.
Thumbnail for - Fish Sauce
Mar 13, 2013
A neighborhood Vietnamese spot brings a wallet-friendly happy hour and expertly crafted cocktails to Northwest Portland.
Thumbnail for - Alice's Bagels
Aug 29, 2012
Portland’s food cart community enters the bagel fray.
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Jan 11, 2012
If Portland had an official banh mi sandwich, it would look something like this: slow-cooked, stuffed to the brim with mostly local pork, layered with creativity, and served with potato chips....
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May 11, 2011
Best of PDX
Dearest Eat Beat Readers: It is with a heavy heart and a rumbling belly that after 10 months of chronicling our fair city’s culinary scene, I must say goodbye. Although I’ve loved every interview...
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Apr 18, 2011
  Expectations were high for the debut of St. Jack’s new Sunday brunch. Chef Trent Pierce’s seafood-anchored menu promised to be a different take on Portland’s standard put-an-egg-on-it brunch. To...
Thumbnail for - Flesh-Free Fine-Dining at Northeast’s Natural Selection
Mar 30, 2011
First Impressions
  I’ll admit it: I had reservations about my reservations at Natural Selection (3033 NE Alberta St), chef/owner Aaron Woo’s new higher-end vegetarian/vegan eatery. Why? Despite being a life-long...
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