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Thumbnail for - A Sweet Cart Kick-Off
May 27, 2011
OPENING NIGHT
While watching a grown woman in a tutu eat a cone of locally-made beer and bacon ice cream in the rain, I couldn’t help but marvel: it doesn’t get more Portland than this. The Last Thursday...
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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...
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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Mar 11, 2011
Food Find
I want to call this the Deal of the Week, but really it’s the Deal of Every Week: The Tasting Menu at DOC (5519 NE 30th Ave). I just over-indulged in this journey through culinary awesome-ness...
Thumbnail for - 5 questions for: master pasta maker, ADAM BERGER
Feb 16, 2011
Interview
A month and a half after the tumultuous Ten 01 succumbed to a combo of the economy, size, and the somewhat fair weather Portland dining set, its former proprietor, Adam Berger, 41, has refocused...
Thumbnail for - 5 questions for: NE Portland pioneer, Sarah Pliner
Feb 2, 2011
Interview
Aviary, a new small-plates restaurant with a we-are-the-world menu and a trio of New York’s finest dining-trained chefs, opened for business yesterday at 1733 NE Alberta St. I have eagerly been...
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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...
Thumbnail for - Choose Your Own Cheap at Panera Cares
Jan 24, 2011
Cheap Eats
On January 16, the Panera Bread Foundation opened its third non-profit Panera Cares Café at 4143 NE Halsey St in Portland’s Hollywood district. What’s on the menu? All the sandwiches, salads,...
Thumbnail for - Good Eats at Grain & Gristle
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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Nov 29, 2010
Five Questions
  In a state with a near rabid obsession for its own bold pinot noir, bracing IPA, and hip boutique booze, a nuanced and non-homegrown beverage like sake doesn’t get a whole lot of...
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