HOT FOOD STORIES

Portland News to Chew

Everything you need to know about the week in food and drink, from the death of Pine State Biscuits on Belmont to a new winemaker for Archery Summit.

03/20/2013 By Allison Jones

RESTAURANT OPENINGS

Inside Bluebird Baker's Cookie Bar

Peek inside Chickie Massa's new sample-friendly bakery, offering grown-up takes on classic cookies (hint: she isn't afraid of salt!).

03/05/2013 By Allison Jones

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.

02/22/2013 By Karen Brooks

INTERVIEW

5 Questions with Quartet's Frank Taylor

The managing partner of the soon-to-debut riverfront restaurant Quartet talks about how he plans to succeed in a space that famously didn't.

02/07/2013 By Allison Jones

JUST OPENED

Just Opened: Ava Gene's

What you need to know about Duane Sorenson's new Italian restaurant

01/23/2013 By Karen Brooks

THE YEAR IN FOOD

Ten 2013 Openings to Watch Out For

Your checklist for the year's most anticipated launches (and relaunches) to get you stoked for another twelve months of eating in Portland.

01/05/2013 By Allison Jones

OPENING NIGHT

Inside Ava Gene's, Now Open on SE Division

Take a long look the gorgeous new eatery from Duane Sorenson—the brains behind Stumptown Coffee and The Woodsman Tavern—now serving hard-to-find Italian pasta and crave-worthy charcuterie.

12/07/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Ava Gene's Debuts on SE Division

Peek inside the long-awaited new eatery from Duane Sorenson (the brains behind Stumptown Coffee and The Woodsman Tavern), now serving Italian pasta and crave-worthy charcuterie.

12/07/2012

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside Lardo's New Downtown Sandwich Shop

The second brick-and-mortar outpost of Rick Gencarelli's pig-centric eatery is now open on the corner of SW Washington and 12th.

12/04/2012

OPENING DAY

Inside Vitaly Paley's Portland Penny Diner

The Paley's second new opening this season is serving up fry bread sandwiches, breakfast nosh, and throw-back soda fountain cocktails for kids of all ages.

12/01/2012 By Allison Jones

OPENING DAY

Inside Lauretta Jean's Second Pie Shop

Photos and first bites from opening day at Kate McMillen’s sweet-as-pie bakery and cafe, now open on Southeast Division.

10/24/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside Lauretta Jean's Second Pie Shop

Photos and first bites from opening day at Kate McMillen’s sweet-as-pie bakery and cafe, now open on Southeast Division.

10/24/2012

BREAKING FOOD NEWS

Details Emerge for Scott Snyder's Levant

We've got the first word on the "French Arabesque" restaurant heading to the East Burnside space most recently home to Alder Pastry and Dessert.

10/05/2012 By Allison Jones

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including Petunia's Pies & Pastries brick-and-mortar and an opening date for Southland Whiskey Kitchen.

09/19/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar

Photos and first bites from the first weekend brunch service at Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar, now open on North Williams.

09/18/2012

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including happy hour at Xico and the opening of Vitaly Paley's Imperial.

09/12/2012 By Allison Jones

OPENING WATCH

New Menu Details for Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar

The North Portland outpost of the Kenny & Zuke's pastrami-powered empire is opening on September 12th, and we've got the scoop on the brunch and booze menus.

09/07/2012 By Allison Jones

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including John Gorham's departure from Interurban and a new chef at Olympic Provisions NW.

09/05/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside the new Pix/Bar Vivant

Cheryl Wakerhauser's new patisserie-meets-tapas-bar debuted on East Burnside this week, serving up small Spanish-inspired bites alongside Pix's French pastries.

08/31/2012

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including the openings of new tiki bar Hale Pele and downtown’s Shotgun Sub Shop.

08/29/2012 By Allison Jones