Category Archives: Food

Stories about restaurants, food carts, grocery stores and other places to get things to shove in your mouth (okay, edible things) in Portland, Oregon.

Portland versus Seattle: Eat it!

Portland and Seattle are both becoming renowned the world over for their diversity in food. Whether it’s Seattle’s eclectic chefs or Portland’s homegrown bacon and eggs, both cities have a lot to offer. So, in Sunset Magazine’s recent comparo – who wins? Continue reading

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Stumptown Coffee Roasters – say it ain’t sold!

Stumptown Coffee developed a great reputation, and Portlanders reveled in its free-love approach to… erm… growing coffee beans. What now that they sold out? Continue reading

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Portland’s all about the food!

Have you seen the Travel Channel’s Man v. Food? The host, Adam, eats everything imaginable, and in his recent video post, he sets his sights on Portland. Continue reading

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Casa Naranja

If you find yourself hungry in Mississippi for a more intimate eating experience with a Mediterranean flair, Casa Naranja rises to the occasion with a fully-optioned menu and a selection of tapas that will blow your mind. Continue reading

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Rock Bottom Brewery

What is it? Rock Bottom Brewery and Restaurant is a chain of brewery/restaurants … except it’s not a chain. How can this be? Each location has its own brewmaster and own special brews. In addition, they all share a menu … Continue reading

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The Hilt Bar

The Hilt Bar, located on NE Alberta, perfectly demonstrates what makes Portland so great; a jewel in the rough with a mind-blowing happy hour menu, a wide selection of tasty beer and a truly laid-back atmosphere. Continue reading

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Mississippi Pizza

Not ostentatious, not pretentious – just pizza, beer and live music in a friendly environment with good people. I know what you’re thinking – what’s this place doing in Portland? It so doesn’t fit in. Continue reading

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Gravy

You might think that a restaurant that focuses on breakfast food is nothing new and can’t possibly be that special. I wouldn’t blame you because this is exactly how I felt when I first heard of Gravy. The waitstaff should warn patrons – “Sir, you’re about to order the food equivalent of an entire rhinoceros. Are you sure you want to do that?” Continue reading

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Rogue Distillery and Public House

The Rogue Distillery and Public House can best be described as the mothership for anyone who enjoys Rogue beer – 36 varieties on tap at any one time. Continue reading

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Serratto

Serratto has a lot to offer for those seeking a slightly more upscale dining experience, particularly for dinner, with a delicate atmosphere coupled with a wide variety of dishes. Continue reading

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