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Hanoi Kitchen: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
7925 NE Glisan St., 252-1300, hanoikitchen.com [HIT A HOMER] The pursuit of great Vietnamese food off 82nd Avenue leads diners into some divey spots—think barred windows,   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Imperial: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
410 SW Broadway, 228-7222, imperialpdx.com [HOT HEARTH] Imperial opened in 2012 with an irresistible pitch: local legend Vitaly Paley teams with wunderkind for contemporary   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Lincoln: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
3808 N Williams Ave., 288-6200, lincolnpdx.com [GO BIG OR STAY HOME] Sometimes, you get great introductions to lauded chefs through their more casual second joints—see Na   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Little Bird: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
215 SW 6th Ave., 688-5952, littlebirdbistro.com [BIRDIE, NOT EAGLE] Earlier this year, le petit oiseau bid adieu to the item that launched it. That was the Le Pigeon burger   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Navarre: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
NE 28th Ave., 232-3555, navarreportland.com [DON'T ORDER ANYTHING] Navarre has a unique and enticing ordering system, a sheet that looks like a little shopping list, prese   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Pho An Sandy: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
6236 NE Sandy Blvd., 281-2990, phoansandy.com. [PHO NEST] There is no consensus pick for the city's best pho shop. So why is Pho An Sandy a lone wolf in this guide? Well, while the br   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Pizza Maria: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
3060 SE Division St., 971-303-7000, pizzamariapdx.com [NEW NEO] Unlike the horde of would-be baristas drawn here for cheap rent and free-flowing PBR, Pizza Maria's owner-c   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Podnah's Pit: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
625 NE Killingsworth St., 281-3700, podnahspit.com [THE BOSS] Hold your horses about the damned brisket for a second. Let's first discuss the dish that convinced me of Rod   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Portobello Vegan Trattoria: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
1125 SE Division St., 754-5993, portobellopdx.com. [PERMANENT LENT] It's impressive how accurately Portobello channels the traditional trattoria experience. There's only    More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Screen Door: Restaurant Guide 2014


Restaurant Guide
2337 E Burnside St., 542-0880, screendoorrestaurant.com [WAIT HERE] I've got bad news and good news. The bad news is that, yes, that block-long mass of humanity has succes   More
 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR
 

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