HIGH SPIRITS

Invasion Atomic Cafe and Lounge

Portland bar morphs from upscale café by day to cocktail-fueled magnet for the city's gay elite by night.

07/20/2009 By Mike Thelin

POUR

Relief Pitcher

There's more to drink in Portland than that tasty hoppy beer that's taking up space in the fridge. Use some local fruit and make some sangria.

07/20/2009 By Tom Colligan

SAVOR

Orange Crush

Jerry Huisinga, the head chef of Bar Mingo, brings out unexpected tastes from the cantaloupe.

07/20/2009 By Martha Calhoon

EAT THIS NOW

Fried Crawfish Pie

A downtown food cart brings the taste of NOLA to PDX.

07/20/2009 With Brian Barker

PORTLAND PLATED

At Long Last, Portland Chefs Lift the Curfew on Fine Dining

With the city expanding, our options for late night cuisine have expanded beyond "Fourth Meal" at Taco Bell.

07/20/2009 By Mike Thelin

Best Burgers 2009

Create the Perfect Burger

In this issue, not only did we judge the best burgers in the city; we gathered some of the top chefs in the city—Tommy Habetz of Bunk, Oswaldo Bibiano of Autentica, and Naomi Pomeroy of Beast—for a no-holds-barred Iron Chef-esque competition to create the

07/20/2009 By Bart Blasengame

Burgers

Portland's Best Burgers

You got the need, the need for beef? Let our guide to Portland's best burgers give you the resources you need to make that educated culinary choice on that most American of dishes: the hamburger. We scoured the city to find the best in nine different ca

07/20/2009 With Martha Calhoon, Randy Gragg, Brian Barker, John Chandler, and Rachel Ritchie Edited by Kasey Cordell

Mudroom

Summer Lovin’

Finish your summer the way it should be finished: a potent Pimm's Cup, a beautiful sunset, a bit of ballet, a scenic staircase, and a lot of luxury.

07/20/2009 By Kasey Cordell With Brian Barker

Mudroom

Grounds Control

Rapidly expanding caffeine empire Stumptown Coffee Roasters has new competition in the city—both foreign (Seattle) and domestic.

07/20/2009 By Mike Thelin

Culture Calendar

Lebowski Achievement

A few words on a genuine phenomenon

07/20/2009 By John Chandler

Slideshow

Slide Show: Eat Me

You got the need, the need for beef? Let our guide to Portland's best burgers give you the resources you need to make that educated culinary choice on that most American of dishes: the hamburger. We scoured the city to find the best in nine different ca

07/20/2009

Roux

Roux Is No More

The North Portland Cajun eatery closes its doors.

07/17/2009 By Eat Beat Team

Drinking Locally

Somewhere on Sandy

A Wooden Chicken mystery

07/15/2009 By John Chandler

Charity Events

House Specials

Gourmet food raises funds.

07/13/2009 By Kaitlyn Evans

Happy Hour

Happy Hour: Metrovino

Taking the sting out of ordering wine.

07/09/2009 By John Chandler

Barbecue Etiquette

Ask Barbecue Bill

What should I bring?

07/06/2009 By John Chandler

Food News

Portland’s Best New Doughnuts

Coco Donuts nails the basics.

07/06/2009 By Eat Beat Team

voodoo

The Voodoo Burger in the New York Times

Portland’s newest downtown diner exports a tiny dose of Portland weird.

06/30/2009 By Eat Beat Team

Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: Hobnob Grille

Not so tropical, but the drinks are kickin’.

06/29/2009 By John Chandler

New Business

Beaker and Flask Debuts

It was a long time coming.

06/25/2009 By Eat Beat Team