OPENING NIGHT

Inside Ava Gene's, Now Open on SE Division

Take a long look the gorgeous new eatery from Duane Sorenson—the brains behind Stumptown Coffee and The Woodsman Tavern—now serving hard-to-find Italian pasta and crave-worthy charcuterie.

12/07/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Ava Gene's Debuts on SE Division

Peek inside the long-awaited new eatery from Duane Sorenson (the brains behind Stumptown Coffee and The Woodsman Tavern), now serving Italian pasta and crave-worthy charcuterie.

12/07/2012

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside Lardo's New Downtown Sandwich Shop

The second brick-and-mortar outpost of Rick Gencarelli's pig-centric eatery is now open on the corner of SW Washington and 12th.

12/04/2012

OPENING DAY

Inside Vitaly Paley's Portland Penny Diner

The Paley's second new opening this season is serving up fry bread sandwiches, breakfast nosh, and throw-back soda fountain cocktails for kids of all ages.

12/01/2012 By Allison Jones

OPENING DAY

Inside Lauretta Jean's Second Pie Shop

Photos and first bites from opening day at Kate McMillen’s sweet-as-pie bakery and cafe, now open on Southeast Division.

10/24/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside Lauretta Jean's Second Pie Shop

Photos and first bites from opening day at Kate McMillen’s sweet-as-pie bakery and cafe, now open on Southeast Division.

10/24/2012

BREAKING FOOD NEWS

Details Emerge for Scott Snyder's Levant

We've got the first word on the "French Arabesque" restaurant heading to the East Burnside space most recently home to Alder Pastry and Dessert.

10/05/2012 By Allison Jones

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including Petunia's Pies & Pastries brick-and-mortar and an opening date for Southland Whiskey Kitchen.

09/19/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar

Photos and first bites from the first weekend brunch service at Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar, now open on North Williams.

09/18/2012

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including happy hour at Xico and the opening of Vitaly Paley's Imperial.

09/12/2012 By Allison Jones

OPENING WATCH

New Menu Details for Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar

The North Portland outpost of the Kenny & Zuke's pastrami-powered empire is opening on September 12th, and we've got the scoop on the brunch and booze menus.

09/07/2012 By Allison Jones

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat's News to Chew

Top food news stories from around Portland, including John Gorham's departure from Interurban and a new chef at Olympic Provisions NW.

09/05/2012 By Allison Jones

Slideshow

Slide Show: Inside the new Pix/Bar Vivant

Cheryl Wakerhauser's new patisserie-meets-tapas-bar debuted on East Burnside this week, serving up small Spanish-inspired bites alongside Pix's French pastries.

08/31/2012

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

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

OPENING NIGHT

Charcuterie Chic

Olympic Provisions NW opens, bringing rotisserie chicken and handcrafted charcuterie to the far reaches of Northwest Portland.

04/27/2011 By Allison Jones

First Impressions

Flesh-Free Fine-Dining at Northeast’s Natural Selection

Portland vegetarians and vegans, rejoice! There’s finally a higher-priced (and delicious) eatery just for you!

03/30/2011 By Anna Sachse

Interview

5 questions for: NE Portland pioneer, Sarah Pliner

As NE Alberta’s Aviary takes flight, one of the three chefs talks cuisine and collaboration.

02/02/2011 By Anna Sachse

Interview

5 questions for: wine country wizard ERIC BECHARD

Thistle’s dashing defender of local pigs dishes about the upcoming Community Plate and other places to eat good in his neighborhood.

01/14/2011 By Anna Sachse

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

Food News

Get a Life

Living foods and vegan goods at the all new Green Lady, just opened downtown.

12/13/2010 By Anna Sachse