Home · Articles · By KAT MERCK
 

Buckman Brewery


Food Reviews & Stories
Through the north doors of the cavernous brewery/warehouse/meeting room that is the Green Dragon, you will find a patio. There you will find a Quonset hut. And in front of this Quonset hut, you will f   More
 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 KAT MERCK

Food Cart Review: Grindhouse Coffee


Food Cart Reviews
There’s nothing particularly sexy about the intersection of North Rosa Parks Way and Denver Avenue, but there it is, out on the sidewalk: a black-and-white sandwich board announcing “Sexy Coffee   More
 
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 KAT MERCK

Cheap Eats 2011: John Street Cafe


Food Reviews & Stories
Between the pastel paint on the walls and abundance of chicken breast, blue cheese and artichoke hearts on the menu, you’d be forgiven for feeling like you’d hitched a ride back to 1993 upon ope   More
 
Monday, March 7, 2011 KAT MERCK

Cheap Eats 2011: King Burrito


Food Reviews & Stories
You don’t go to a place like King Burrito sober. It’s possible, mind you, but such phenomena as coin-operated dispensers of religious-themed temporary tattoos, inexplicably hard-laminated copies   More
 
Monday, March 7, 2011 KAT MERCK

Boozin’ With Bruce


Bar Guide
 Summer patio drinking at dog-friendly establishments is one of the much-heralded joys of Portland, but like seemingly everything great about Puddletown, what happens the    More
 
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 KAT MERCK

Drink 2011: The Fixin' To


Bar Guide
    More
 
Monday, January 24, 2011 KAT MERCK

Toro Bravo: Restaurant Guide 2010


Food Reviews & Stories
5-10 pm Sunday-Thursday, 5-11 pm Friday-Saturday. No reservations for groups under seven. $-$$ Inexpensive-moderate.   More
 
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 KAT MERCK

Laurelhurst Market: Restaurant Guide 2010


Food Reviews & Stories
Butcher shop 10 am-7 pm daily; restaurant 5-10 pm Monday-Saturday, 5-9 pm Sunday. $$-$$$ Moderate-expensive.[ENLIGHTENED STEAKHOUSE] Let’s just get this out of the way now—Laurelhurst Market is indeed a butcher shop, but it’s not that kind of butcher shop…you won’t fin   More
 
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 KAT MERCK

Without A Hitch


Bar Reviews
In this age of Yelp, it’s hard not to sympathize with The Fixin’ To (8218 N Lombard St., 477-4995, thefixinto.com), whose vintage-trailer logo and menu full of Ritz crackers and Ro-Tel see ...   More
 
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 KAT MERCK

Drink 2010


Food Reviews & Stories
Calling the Alibi a tiki bar is akin to calling the island of Hawaii a pile of basalt. Indeed the Alibi sports no shortage of tikis, hula murals and light fixtures shaped like glass fishing weights, but there is also half a century’s worth of history and the kind of earnest dedication to detai   More
 
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 KAT MERCK
Top Articles from KAT MERCK
No articles in this section
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close