Top Five Restaurants of 2014: Number 5, Expatriate

Playful, worldly excellence and damn fine drinks.


Restaurant Guide
Not so long ago, Portland’s bars and restaurants were distinct. For the purposes of this guide, a restaurant was a place you could happily dine without drink. A bar, meanwhile, was a place tha   More
 
Friday, October 10, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Top Five Restaurants of 2014: Number 4, American Local

Road-tripping from Wisconsin to Japan.


Restaurant Guide
The American Local was made on the road—in a cheese-logged Wisconsin bar called the Old Fashioned, and amid the cream and sugar of Iowa’s Waffle Stop Grill. It was made in the piled, loose   More
 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Top Five Restaurants of 2014: Number 3, Ataula

A new best tapas in town.


Restaurant Guide
Ataula celebrated its one-year anniversary in late August, with flamenco music and dance. The packed house was rollicking, which says a lot since this was a Wednesday night in the barely noticea   More
 
Sunday, October 12, 2014 MICHAEL C. ZUSMAN

Kachka, 2014 Restaurant of the Year

The party of the year is vodka drunk and fish happy.


Restaurant Guide
Kachka is like a party at Mom’s house—if your mom grew up near Minsk and had a weird thing for Lenin.  In a room decorated with both Soviet propaganda posters and carved window frames from   More
 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Counter Attack: Burgers


Restaurant Guide
Slowburger 2319 NE Glisan St., 477-5779, slowburger.net.  Spun off from a dim Southeast Grand Avenue bar, the namesake burger at this Ocean microrestaurant is a half-pound of perfectly medi   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 WW Staff

Counter Attack: Latin


Restaurant Guide
Angel Food & Fun 5135 NE 60th Ave., 287-7909. Former Bluehour sous chef Manuel Lopez offers rich, surprising Yucatecan meats and stews. Get the smoky relleno negro ($10)—midnight-black fro   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 WW Staff

Counter Attack: Italian


Restaurant Guide
Handsome Pizza 2730 N Killingsworth St., 247-7499, handsomepizza.com. Handsome’s wide, crisp-bottomed pies strongly resemble the standard-setter at Apizza Scholls. Each emerges from a super-ho   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 WW Staff

Counter Attack: Asian


Restaurant Guide
Bollywood Theater 2039 NE Alberta Ave., 971-200-4711; 3010 SE Division St., 477-6699; bollywoodtheaterpdx.com.  The Division Street sequel is bigger and flashier than the original box-office    More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 WW Staff

Beer Buddies: Portland Restaurant Guide 2014

Restaurants with great beer lists.


Restaurant Guide
Higgins Bar 1239 SW Broadway, 222-9070, higginsportland.com. Though most patrons—federal prosecutors, Oregonian reporters—at the dim back bar of pioneer locavore Greg Higgins’ restaurant d   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 WW Staff

Wine, Dine: Restaurant Guide 2014

Old grapes go well with everything.


Restaurant Guide
Enso 1416 SE Stark St., 683-3676, ensowinery.com. This urban winery is a tops of the new wave, from its urban-garagiste ambience to its affordable $5 Resonate reds and whites to $10 taster trays   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 WW Staff

0|3
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close