Cuisine(s)
Italian, Pizza
Price Scale
$$
Description

Local food legend Cathy Whims presents Italian home cooking as it should be— stripped down, honest, powered by wood fire. No place in Portland is better suited to please a diverse crowd: foodies, kids, wine lovers, your adventure-fearing relatives. The mandatory preamble is the Caesar-esque insalata Nostrana. Pasta with tomato butter embodies simple purity, but desserts—hot-from-the oven fruit crisps and intensive chocolate bodino—can make you gasp. The bistecca alla Fiorentina is arguably the city’s best steak: 2.5 pounds, cooked over oak fire, and big enough for four. 

Meal Times
Dinner, Lunch
Good to Know
Child Friendly, Outdoor Dining, Parking, Reservations
Location

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