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Candylands Before Time

The last two drugstore soda fountains in Portland.

Food Reviews & Stories Sandy Boulevard is the Bob Barker of Portland thoroughfares, the one street that time has chosen not to visit. There are now only two old-time drugstore soda fountains left in Portland, and both ... More

Apr 16, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Sabrosa Barbosa

Food Cart Reviews Silvia Barbosa asks only two questions when presented with indecisive customers at Sabrosa Barbosa: “Are you a vegetarian?” (No.) “Do you like spicy foods?” (Yes.) If those are your answer ... More

Apr 16, 2014 12:01 am by LAURA HANSON

Drank: Barrel-Aged Night Cap (Coalition Brewing)

Drank In dark porters and stouts, coffee typically reads as rich and bitter. But some of the most refreshing flavors in coffee are those bright, fruity notes you get from lighter roasts or cold-presse ... More

Apr 16, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Elements PDX: Cloud-Chasing

Bar Reviews Maybe you’ve been curious about those things people are sucking on around town. They look like a cross between a lightsaber and a dentist’s drill and emit thick clouds of watery mist that smel ... More

Apr 16, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Bar Guide 2014

Pickle chasers, drunken cornhole, wine pubs of the future and everything else you need to know about Portland bars this year.

Bar Guide Our livers hurt, but our hearts are full. To make this guide to Portland bars, we have traveled the wine lounges and beer pubs of Portland, the cocktail halls and juke joints and paint-thinner ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Steak Frites PDX

Food Cart Reviews Captured by Porches does not make Belgian beer. That wasn’t a problem until Steak Frites PDX moved in across from the little green bus in the pod behind Crema coffee shop at Southeast 28th Avenu ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Bar of the Year 2014: Enso Urban Winery

Bar Guide The wine bar is poised on the edge of something new. Think back to the birth of Portland’s craft brewery bars back in the ’80s and ’90s: It was exciting. Rather than emulating the off-gassi ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Bar of the Year Runners-Up

Bar Guide 2. Expatriate 5424 NE 30th Ave., expatriatepdx.com. 5 pm-midnight daily. Recently it’s become vogue for Portland’s trendier drinking establishments to offer a selection of fine old books to ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: Bringing Pickle Back

The pickleback cocktail comes straight outta Bushwick, it looks like pee, and it puts out fires.

Bar Guide “Are you seriously going to drink that?” is not a phrase you often hear at a Portland dive. But on an unusually warm early spring evening at Church (page 16), everyone else crowded around the ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MICHAEL MANNHEIMER

Bar Guide 2014: Portland Bars by Type

Bar Guide Cocktail Bars Angel Face Atlantis Lounge Central Hotel Expatriate Free House Hale Pele Interurban Luc Lac Moloko Multnomah Whiskey Library Pepe Le Moko The Richmond Bar The Rookery Rum C ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: Drink Jockey

Every DJ has a flavor. And it goes well with some things and not others. Here are drink pairings for some of our favorite nights.

Bar Guide Art of Hot  Pairs with: Whiskey Red Bull Plays at: The Rose, 111 SW Ash St., therosepdx.com. At acid-house and techno raves in the ’90s, drug-dampening alcohol was replaced by smart drin ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MITCH LILLIE

Bar Guide 2014: Games People Play

Bar Guide Pinball Heaven C-Bar 2880 SE Gladstone St. C-Bar does not fuck around. There are 15 pinball machines here, mostly obscure, with a weird emphasis on cult sci-fi: Doctor Who, Flash Gordon and Star Tr ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Piglet: Little Piggy Went to Pub

Bar Reviews Over the speakers, the newly uncoupled Chris Martin sings a song about how we never change. But inside Piglet (17730 Pilkington Road, Lake Oswego, 635-7427, pineshedribs.com), everything is quite ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Drank: Red Sea (Big Island/Caldera)

Drank On paper, Red Sea, the collaboration between Ashland’s Caldera and Hawaii’s Big Island Brewing, looks like a messy wreck. The brew includes pink peppercorns, Himalayan pink salt, molasses and ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Bar Guide 2014: Southeast Bars

Bar Guide 4*4*2 1739 SE Hawthorne Blvd., 238-3693, 442soccerbar.com. 11 am-10 pm Monday, 11 am-11 pm Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am-midnight Friday, 7 am-midnight Saturday, 8 am-10 pm Sunday. An unfussy, chummily ef ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: North/Northeast Bars

Bar Guide (NEW!) Angel Face 14 NE 28th Ave., 239-3804. 5 pm-midnight Sunday-Thursday, 5 pm-1 am Friday-Saturday. Angel Face is precious. The food is little and lovely from oyster to meurette—not surprisin ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: Westside Bars

Bar Guide (NEW!) Abbey Bar 716 NW 21st Ave., 222-1593, theabbeybar.com. 11 am-10 pm Monday-Friday, 9 am-10 pm Saturday-Sunday. Strange but true: With the hybrid, qualified exception of Caps & Corks, inn ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: Live Music, Cold Beer

Bars that are almost, but not quite, music venues

Bar Guide The Blue Monk 3341 SE Belmont St., 595-0575, thebluemonk.com. 5 pm-2:30 am daily. There’s something undeniably retro about grabbing a drink at the Blue Monk. Maybe it’s the green vinyl booths ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: A Map to the PDX FunZone

Bar Guide Click on image below for a larger version!  ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by WW Staff

Bar Guide 2014: Double Barrel

Bar Guide If it’s on the wall at Double Barrel, it’s either a gun or something it shot. The walls pack more heat than a Texas wedding party. Even the clocks and mirrors boast taxidermy—or at least t ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: The Lost & Found

Bar Guide Around the corner from the Hop & Vine and the Naked Sheep Knit Shop, at the crossing of North Killingsworth Street and Gay Avenue, you may find yourself at the Lost & Found. After sundown, ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Tannery Bar

Bar Guide Tannery Bar is a cozy cocktail spot in a brick-walled bunker along the whizzing thoroughfare of East Burnside Street, huddled between a dormant volcano and a valley that descends into a freeway.&n ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Rum Club

Bar Guide Rum Club is the cocktail outpost of a former cocktail bar, Beaker & Flask, whose spacious environs quickly became much more of a restaurant (and WW’s 2009 Restaurant of the Year). Beaker & ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Maui’s

Bar Guide According to the yellow surfboard in its entryway, Maui’s exists along Portland’s mythical “North Shore,” which must’ve appeared when the tides of gentrification washed all the black-own ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW SINGER

Bar Guide 2014: Free House

Bar Guide Free House is named for a damn horse. A solid horse, a thoroughbred and champion of minor races, though he kept coming up just shy in Triple Crown races. Still, that horse made more in stud than a ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Crush Bar

Bar Guide Gay bars are passé these days. The queer bar of today wears so many labels it’s an LGBTIQQA blur. Crush lays it out in its logo: three pairs of restroom figures—two men, two women, and a man ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by AARON SPENCER

Bar Guide 2014: The Bitter End

Bar Guide The original Bitter End Pub was a dim, dirty dive that germinated an army of Portland Timbers soccer fans, and when it closed in 2013, some keened deeply for bygone days of no-pity minor-league ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Bailey’s Taproom and Upper Lip

Bar Guide Bailey’s Taproom is perhaps the best beer bar in Portland, from the bartenders who pretty much always know the beers on tap, however rare, to the warm-toned room and ever-rotating stock of beer. ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Bar Guide 2014: N.W.I.P.A.

Bar Guide If you live in the Foster-Powell neighborhood, I hope you like beer. More specifically, I hope you like pale ales of the Indian persuasion by way of the Northwest. Because, if you’re at the corn ... More

Apr 9, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Oslo in the Summertime

Dinner at Broder Nord is pleasant but strangely quiet.

Food Reviews & Stories There’s an instinctual pause before reaching for the door handle. There’s scant proof of life behind the window. But back at the curb, a sandwich board advertises openness. The door gives. App ... More

Apr 2, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Cheap Eats 2014

Cheap Eats From the Editor Portland is a great place to be a cheapskate. Each year, we put out our Cheap Eats guide to the best restaurants in Portland with dinners under $15 and lunches under $10, and ea ... More

Feb 19, 2014 12:01 am by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Beer Guide 2014

Get your fill.

Beer Guide Behind a fleabag motel on the eastern outskirts of Gresham, you’ll find it: the mythical tobacco store with a growler filling station. There, surrounded by Donettes and Romeo y Julieta cigar ... More

Feb 5, 2014 12:01 am by MARTIN CIZMAR

Restaurant Guide 2013

Restaurant Guide Not so long ago a “nice meal” in Portland meant a big steak and a bottle of Italian wine. More recently, it’s meant an aggressively casual atmosphere, where that steak is ground into a bur ... More

Oct 16, 2013 12:01 am by WWeek Culture Staff
 

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