Eat with Your Eyes

First Look: Hoxton Hotel’s La Neta

Johnny Leach’s Mexican restaurant sources top-shelf masa, smears guacamole toast, and serves a cornflake, yogurt, and gin breakfast cocktail.

11/09/2018 By Benjamin Tepler

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First Look: Bella’s Italian Bakery & Market

The focaccia and cannoli have landed in Lents.

11/06/2018 By Benjamin Tepler

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First Look: Sammich Portland’s Brand-New Brick-and-Mortar

The Ashland-born sandwich shop is officially open on E Burnside.

12/01/2017 By Benjamin Tepler

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First Look: Rachel’s Ginger Beer Now Open on Hawthorne

The beloved ginger brewery opens its first location outside Seattle, pouring fizzy beverages and frying up chicken sandwiches in Southeast Portland.

11/28/2016 By Benjamin Tepler

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First Look at Andes-Inspired Epif Restaurant

A tour through the new vegetarian, pisco-centric eatery on Northeast 28th's bustling restaurant row.

10/30/2015 By Molly Woodstock

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First Look at North Portland's Swift and Union

A casual eatery from the owners of Tabor Tavern brings seasonal pub fare to Kenton.

07/15/2015 By Katie Vaughan

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Inside Burrasca's New Brick-and-Mortar

The former Florentine food cart opens its doors on Southeast Clinton.

07/14/2015 By Benjamin Tepler

GOOD EATS

Harvest at The Bindery Launches Farm-Fresh Vegan Brunch

An exclusive first look at the plant-based restaurant's Southern-inspired spin on Portland's favorite meal.

06/12/2015 By Molly Woodstock

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Inside P.R.E.A.M.’s Pizza Party HQ

An exclusive first look at the hottest new pie spot in town.

04/22/2015 By Benjamin Tepler

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Harvest at the Bindery Plates Up Root-to-Tip Vegan Fare

Move over whole-hog cuisine, Harvest's southern-accented seasonal menu is using every part of the plant.

03/20/2015 By Molly Woodstock

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Glyph Cafe Puts Art On the Walls, Tables, and Plates

On the first floor of PNCA's ArtHouse, a room with a view offers gorgeous (and affordable) composed plates with a side of gallery chic.

03/12/2015 By Allison Jones

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Tastebud’s Pizzamobile

Portland’s farm-fresh pizza and bagel makers built their dream truck: part wood-fired oven, part road-tripper.

03/03/2015 By Benjamin Tepler

OPENING WATCH

Inside Hawthorne’s Farina Bakery

We’ve got a first look at Southeast Portland’s macaron-centric bakery.

11/10/2014 By Benjamin Tepler

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Accanto Debuts New Lunch Hours and Menu Updates

With a new chef and expanded service, Accanto is now offering fresh pastas and Italian classics for your midday meal, five days a week.

09/17/2014 By Allison Jones

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Far-Flung Plates at the Lostine Tavern

A first look at Eastern Oregon’s new farm-to-table eatery.

07/16/2014 By Benjamin Tepler

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Checking Out Smallwares' New Happy Hour

Inauthentic Asian cuisine and sassy sips combine at Portland’s newest happy hour.

07/09/2014 By Brooke Bass

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New Mexico Meets Portland at La Panza

Red chiles? Check. Green chiles? Check. Blue corn enchiladas topped with both? You bet!

07/01/2014 By Erica Iannitti

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Colorful Eats and Drinks at Levant's New Happy Hour

East Burnside's Middle Eastern haunt is now a post-workday and late night happy hour destination.

06/24/2014 By Brooke Bass

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Clyde Common’s Revamped Menu

New chef Carlo Lamagna struts his stuff at Portland’s iconic hotel eatery.

06/24/2014 By Benjamin Tepler

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Kachka’s Brand New Soviet Bites

We take a first look at soon-to-open Kachka’s drink-friendly offerings, with smoked fish, stuffed dumplings, and a few sweet surprises.

04/09/2014 By Benjamin Tepler Photography by Allison Jones