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EAT HERE NOW

Where to Eat This Week

From garlic and miso-steeped ramen noodles at Mirakutei to ooey-gooey cardamom French toast at the Big Egg, these are the places you must visit this week.

11/11/2015 By Eat Beat Team

EAT HERE NOW

Where to Eat This Week

From a last Alsatian supper at Gruner to the city’s best fried brunch, these are the places you must visit this week.

11/04/2015 By Eat Beat Team

FEAST

Recapping Feast Portland: The Guts, The Glory, The Smoke.

Portland Monthly's food and health editors recap the gustatory extravaganza with favorite dishes, a few food-coma revelations, and tips and tricks for mastering the event in 2016.

09/23/2015 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Taste Portland's Best Pints and Patties at Our Beer N’ Burgers Party this Saturday

A sneak peek at Portland Monthly’s blowout beer and burger event, coming this Saturday, August 1.

07/29/2015 By Eat Beat Team

HIT LIST

Portland’s Best French Fries

Portland Monthly staffers reveal their favorite spots for the deep-fried potato in honor of the national holiday.

07/13/2015 By Eat Beat Team

HOMETOWN PRIDE

The Washington Post Shows Portland Restaurants Some Love

Food critic Tom Sietsema pays us a visit for his new series, “America’s Best Food Cities.”

06/30/2015 By Eat Beat Team

RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Gabe Rucker takes over Little Bird, Erik Van Kley opens Taylor Railworks, and Flying Fish expands its seafood empire.

06/30/2015 By Eat Beat Team

HIT LIST

The 2015 Portland Restaurant Halftime Report

We take a look at the biggest restaurant openings and closures of 2015, with updates on the year’s still-to-open prospects.

06/24/2015 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Get Your Tickets to Portland Monthly's Country Brunch 2015

Tickets are now on sale for our May 3 celebration featuring breakfast fare from six top Portland restaurants and six of the city's best bloody marys.

04/22/2015 By Eat Beat Team

RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Naomi Pomeroy writes a cookbook, Boxer Ramen to launch a North Portland satellite, and Peter Bro’s All-Way burger joint is now open.

11/17/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Star-studded dinners at Jacobsen Salt, Francophile suppers at Elder Hall, Bengali cuisine at Thali, and more upcoming food and drink events.

11/04/2014 By Eat Beat Team

RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Farina Bakery opens, Anzen shutters (belatedly), and Top Chef star Gregory Gourdet is NOT moving to Denver.

11/03/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Kid-friendly skull decorating at Xico, Día De Los Muertos Festival De Cervezas, fast food at Nodoguro and more upcoming food and drink events.

10/28/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Portland Cocktail Week! Departure's annual vegan dinner! Día De Los Muertos Festival De Cervezas! And plenty of other upcoming events to fire your appetite.

10/21/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FREE STUFF

Free Ice Cream at Ben & Jerry’s—and a Chance to Meet Jerry Himself

In support of GMO labeling, the ice cream tycoon is offering free scoops on Hawthorne this Thursday.

10/08/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Slow Food Portland's movie night, Acadia's Hogtoberfest, St. Jude's Autumn Harvest Fundraiser Dinner, Skamania Lodge’s Celebration of Beer Festival, and more!

09/30/2014 By Eat Beat Team

RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Woodsman Market shutters, a Jade District night market hits Fubonn, the Doug Fir gets a menu overhaul, Harvester seeks a new name, and tickets go on sale for Nicky USA's Wild About Game

07/09/2014 By Eat Beat Team

RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

The Portland Farmers Market returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square, Ración gets a new bartender, Nonna and DOC shake up their service, and more updates from around Portland

06/19/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Portland Monthly's Country Brunch is BACK!

Tickets are now on sale for the June 22 hoedown featuring breakfast fare from six top Portland restaurants and six of the city's best bloody marys.

06/06/2014 By Eat Beat Team

FEAST 2014

Feast Portland Tickets Are Flying Fast

Do your future self a solid and stop waffling on those Feast commitments. Some of the hottest events of the 2014 lineup are selling out soon.

06/05/2014 By Eat Beat Team