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


Here Comes the Sun

Jenn Louis’ long-awaited neighborhood bar, Sunshine Tavern, opened its doors on Southeast Division and we’ve got the inside (soft-serve) scoop.

04/20/2011 By Allison Jones

New Bars

Gather Darkness

The Lovecraft is a weird watering hole—and we love it.

02/28/2011 By John Chandler

Behind Bars

People’s Party

Democrat Jesse Cornett becomes a publican

01/14/2011 By John Chandler

First Impressions

Good Eats at Grain & Gristle

Parking on NE Prescott is about to get a little dicier, thanks to great beer and step-above grub at Grain & Gristle.

01/05/2011 By Anna Sachse

Beer Bulletin

Brews on Burnside

Burnside Brewing’s soft opening tonight

12/28/2010 By John Chandler

First Impressions

Central Sizzles (Softly)

Dustin Knox’s downtown den slings crêpes and old-fashioned cocktails in a space that makes it worth hunting for parking.

12/10/2010 By Anna Sachse

Behind Bars

Trader Vic’s in the Pearl?

Tiki titan’s return in the works

12/09/2010 By John Chandler

New Bars

Fresh Kicks

442 serves up sandwiches, suds, and soccer

11/23/2010 By John Chandler

Beer Bulletin

Review: New Brew Venue

Hawthorne has a Hophouse

11/16/2010 By John Chandler

New Bars

First Impressions

Catching up with the latest locals

11/04/2010 By John Chandler


Couture Tacos on Northeast Alberta

The new-ish Cruzroom’s Taco Lab contributes to the local art of late-night nibbles.

10/29/2010 By Anna Sachse

Five Questions

Q&A: Tim Davey

The manager of the Rose Quarter’s newest sports bar, Spirit of ’77, gives A’s to PP’s Q’s

10/22/2010 By Anna Sachse

Five Questions

Chef Q & A: Ben Meyer

The former helm of Ned Ludd jaws about getting a brew and a bite to eat at Grain & Gristle, opening soon on NE Prescott.

10/08/2010 By Anna Sachse

Behind Bars


In with the new bars—out with the old

09/30/2010 By Geoff Earl

Five Questions

Chef-ish Q & A: Matt Jacobson

Tasty tidbits from the co-owner of Sizzle Pie and the Quality Bar, opening soon on East Burnside.

09/29/2010 By Anna Sachse

loose ends

Roll Out the Barrels!

A modest roundup of short subjects from the Bar Pilot bag

09/17/2010 By John Chandler

Booze News

Spirited Away

Lee Medoff to run Bull Run Distillery

09/01/2010 By John Chandler

Odd & Ends

Potions & Notions

The Beer Fashioned gets a day in court

08/26/2010 By John Chandler

Odd & Ends

Changes at Sagittarius

And dueling pianos are back

06/15/2010 By John Chandler