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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...
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...
Thumbnail for - 5 questions for: wine country wizard ERIC BECHARD
Jan 14, 2011
Interview
Eric Bechard, commander-in-chef of wine country’s classy Thistle, will be opening a new establishment in McMinnville this February. Sporting a more casual, everybody-knows-your-name vibe,...
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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Dec 13, 2010
Food News
Move over Blossoming Lotus, there’s a hot new vegan venue in town. Now in a soft-opening phase at 1016 SW Washington St. ( M-F: 8:30am-5pm, Sat: 10am-5pm, Closed Sun), with a grand opening event...
Thumbnail for - A Sneakpeek at St. Jack’s Menu
Dec 8, 2010
Food News
This just in—a snapshot of the preliminary dinner menu for Southeast’s St. Jack: Petit Plats, featuring simple, low-priced nibbles like Local Oysters with mignonette for $2 each, and Cervelle de...
Thumbnail for - Southeast’s St. Jack To Open Soon
Dec 3, 2010
Food News
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! In just over a week, the highly-anticipated new venture from chef Aaron Barnett and ChefStable’s Kurt Huffman — the Lyonnaise-influenced bouchon and pâtisserie...
Thumbnail for - SE Belmont’s Not So Hidden Gem
Nov 1, 2010
Food Find
This year I decided to forgo the urge to dress up as a sexy something (nurse, nutcracker, UPS driver, banana, etc.), and instead spend my pre-Halloween Saturday night having dinner with an old...
Thumbnail for - Two Frankies Portland Project On Hold
Oct 11, 2010
Food News
Let’s be Frank. This is not good news. Word from our friends at Eater PDX earlier this year that Brooklyn food stars Frank Falcinelli and Frank Castronovo were bringing their radical comfort food...
Thumbnail for - Chef Q & A: Ben Meyer
Oct 8, 2010
Five Questions
My husband and I are always arguing about where to eat. I love creative, expertly-prepared food, but most of the places where you can get it are far too fancy for my beer-loving husband’s...
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