Portland’s best new restaurants.
Hawthorne Asylum is a 23-cart pod surrounded by brick walls and a wrought-iron gate. Named after a 19th-century hospital for the mentally ill, the pod looks like what might happen if Tim Burton were commissioned to design a Portland-themed section of Disneyland.
Under former Imperial chef Doug Adams, the Woodsman has entered a new golden age. Order the fried chicken, or the trout, or the pimento dip, or the oysters, or… honestly, you can’t go wrong.
Here are the five places we’re most excited to eat this week
Where to eat this week.
Up North Surf Club has turned into an honest-to-god neighborhood hang with good vibes and 10 taps of damn good beer.
Not only do the pulled pork and ribs at Bark City rival some of the best in town, but each and every side is treated with equal care.