Look, you gotta eat every day. We get this. And because the demands of your growling stomach are as incessant and irritating as A Prairie Home Companion on NPR weekends, it’s easy to fall into routi
East African Halal Meat and Deli
7830 NE Glisan St., 432-8600.
East African Halal Meat and Deli might have the façade and
feel of a gas station, but don’t let that fool you. Inside, th
Cason’s Fine Meats
8238 N Denver Ave., 285-4533. Closed Sunday.
Nearby carnivores will be drawn to Cason’s like space
cruisers caught in a tractor beam. They won’t be l
Frice Pastry & Philippe’s Bread
4082 N Williams Ave., 971-266-8348.
Ask Kurt Huffman how much his restaurant empire
ChefStable used to spend on bread, and he’ll answer qui
BEER AND CIDERBelmont Station & Biercafe
4500 SE Stark St., 232-8538, belmont-station.com.
Kind of like Mary Tyler Moore to Dick Van Dyke, Belmont
Station is a now wholly independent spinoff o
Benessere Olive Oils and Vinegars
907 SW 9th Ave., 206-5317; 1428 NE Broadway, 281-6389; benessereoil.com.
Oh, to be innocent and skinflinty again, and not know just
what a difference the right oi
5211 NE 148th Ave., 253-5103, thebarnproduce.com. Open June 1-Thanksgiving. Closed Sunday.
Smack in the middle of one of the most industrial
stretches of Portland—near the airport and m
How to shop at a modern American
supermarket: Stick to the edges of the store—the produce, dairy, bulk
dry goods and meat and fish departments. That’s where you’ll find whole
foods with lo