Best Bars Est. 2007

Best Bars Est. 2007 <p>There&rsquo;s a lot more to Portland&rsquo;s watering holes than scotch and soda these days. Local mixologists (remember when they were called bartenders?) are designing dynamic drinks by combining classic cocktail sophistication with infusions of fresh ideas. Become a regular at any of these 16 bars of distinction and rise above the mundane. Plus, our list of the city&rsquo;s top dentists, and a look at restaurateur Bruce Carey&rsquo;s home base.</p>

In this issue:

Eat & Drink


Chintz Charming

After relocating to the northern end of the ever-expanding N Mississippi Ave in December, the new Lovely Hula Hands still offers similar atmospheric enchantment.

05/19/2009 By Camas Davis


Fizz Ed

A strict regimen of champagne cocktails is just what the Cupid ordered.

05/19/2009 By Camas Davis


Choc Steady

If you can't beat the chocolate frenzy this month, join it by visiting five of our city's best sweet shops.

05/19/2009 By David Welch

Travel & Outdoors


Fresh Tracks

Ever wonder what Vail looked like before it became Vail? Head to Tamarack, Idaho, a megaresort in the making.

05/19/2009 With Brian Barker