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Word of Mouth

Find Portland’s Best Unknown Brunch at Whiskey Soda Lounge

Food critic Karen Brooks dishes with Pok Pok kingpin Andy Ricker over Vietnamese coffee, patangko doughnuts, and coddled eggs.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 09/13/2016

WHAT WE ATE

Portland’s Restaurant History: The People, Places, and Plates That Set Our City’s Epic Table

How did we conquer the food world? We chronicle more than a century of Portland dining.

  • By Molly Woodstock, Michael Zusman, Kelly Clarke, Benjamin Tepler, and Karen Brooks
  • Published 08/15/2016

HAIL CAESAR

How Zefiro Changed Everything for Portland’s Food Scene

In the ‘90s, the most mythical of Portland restaurants ruled over NW 21st and Glisan.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 08/15/2016

FOOD HISTORY

Pioneer Salt, Giant Pancakes, and Sexy Salads: The Two-Century-Long Story of How Portland Conquered the Food World

Here are the wild spots, rule breakers, lost treasures, and unforgettable dishes that forged our food culture.

  • By Ashley Marti/Local Haven, Molly Woodstock, Michael Zusman, Kelly Clarke, Nicolle Clemetson, and Karen Brooks
  • Published 08/15/2016

BREAKING NEWS

Pok Pok’s Andy Ricker Closing Sen Yai; Nate Tilden of Olympia Provisions to Open Honky Tonk Taco in Its SE Division Space

Ricker will consolidate territory and expands his Whiskey Soda Lounge, while Tilden adds another charm to his fast-casual food bracelet.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 04/28/2016

EAT THIS NOW

Where to Eat This Week

From Phat Sii Ew at Sen Yai to Sourdough IPA pouring from taps all around Portland, these are the things you must eat and drink right now.

  • By Eat Beat Team
  • Published 02/09/2016

HOMETOWN PRIDE

Portland’s 2015 James Beard Award Semi-Finalists

Major nominations for this year’s class of culinary professionals.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 02/18/2015

FOOD FILMS

Another Chance to See the Andy Ricker Doc on the Big Screen

The Hollywood Theatre will host the next screening of Farang: The Story of Chef Andy Ricker on October 12.

  • Published 10/08/2014

RESAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Pizza Maria opens for lunch, Easy Company shutters, and Andy Ricker gets his first Michelin star.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 10/03/2014

WE <3 VIDEO

Watch the Full-Length Andy Ricker Doc Online Now

PoMo's Karen Brooks explains Andy Ricker's sweet and savory food charms as Vice streams its full length Pok Pok documentary online.

  • By Kelly Clarke
  • Published 07/08/2014

BREAKING NEWS

The World Premiere of Vice's Andy Ricker Documentary

McMenamins Mission Theater will host the debut of Farang: The Story of Chef Andy Ricker on June 26, followed by a Q&A with the film's star and director.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 06/09/2014

READ EM AND EAT

Foodie Book Events in November

Learn which culinary stars will be visiting Portland next month for book readings and tell-all Q&A sessions.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 10/22/2013

RECIPE

Make Pok Pok's Famous Wings at Home

Pok Pok built a national empire on addictive Vietnamese chicken wings. Meet the man behind the recipe.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 10/01/2013

EAT THIS NOW

Five to Try at Sen Yai

Highlights from Andy Ricker's new Thai noodle house, from donuts dipped in coconut custard to crave-worthy pad Thai.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 09/03/2013

HOMETOWN PRIDE

Portland Food in the News

The popularity of Portland chefs continues to proliferate with media mentions (Glamour! Details! Bravo!) from around the country.

  • By Julia Raymond
  • Published 06/14/2013

OPENING WATCH

Inside Andy Ricker's Noodle House Sen Yai

Portland's Thai food guru launched his new SE Division outpost this week, and we've got photos and first bites.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 05/17/2013

BREAKING NEWS

Coming Soon: Andy Ricker's Asian Food Marathon

With next week’s Pok Pok menu changes and Sen Yai noodle house near completion on SE Division, one man’s Southeast Asian food vision will rise breakfast, lunch and dinner.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 04/29/2013

BREAKING FOOD NEWS

Andy Ricker to Open Thai Noodle House on Division

Pok Pok Lat Khao curry shop is dead; Sen Yai noodle house will rise this spring.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 02/22/2013

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including Pok Pok in Bon Appetit and a new winemaker at Argyle Winery.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 02/13/2013

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including the release dates for two upcoming cookbooks from top PDX chefs and the reopening of Alice's Bagels.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 02/05/2013
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