Meet Portland’s best standup comics, as chosen by their peers.
Portland comedy shows often feel like
house parties. Half the people know each other, and everyone else is
bonding over $2 tall boys while griping about OkCupid skeezeballs and
roommates who flo
Food carts with the best or only version of their cuisine.
Corner of Southwest 6th Avenue and Columbia Street, 752-7333, facebook.com/LoveBelizean.
Food in the tiny Central American nation of Belize—best
known for bungling the John McAfee
Index by Cuisine
Country Cat (Southern)
Kenny & Zuke’s (Jewish deli)
Killer Burger (hamburgers)
Little Big Burger (hamburge
Whiskey Soda Lounge
3131 SE Division St., 232-0102, whiskeysodalounge.com.
Here’s how you make money off a wildly popular but
affordable restaurant without upping prices: Don’t take reservatio
3402 SE Division St., 235-3119, laurettajean.com.
Open until 11 pm Thursday-Saturday.
This pie-centric bakery with low light, poured cement
floors and a poster advocatin
5011 NE 21st Ave., 284-4445, bin21pdx.com.
Open until 10 pm.
Alberta’s first wave of gentrification brought biodynamic
veggie patches and naked fire twirling. Now come patrons for Bin 2
2225 E Burnside St., 971-271-7166, pixpatisserie.com.
Open until 2 am.
Decadent macarons, eau de vie-filled chocolates and 11
pages of champagne before one hits midlist sparkling
1138 SW Morrison St., 997-3674, saintcupcake.com.
Open until 8 pm Monday-Saturday and 6 pm Sunday.
Until recently, you couldn’t get an after-dinner
buttercream cupcake or alder-s
2329 NE Glisan St., 477-5779, slowburger.net.
Portlanders wouldn’t shut up about Slow Bar’s burger, so
it spun off to a place of its own. If you can’t fit a full-sized
525 SW Morrison St., 802-5370, departureportland.com.
Departure comes with baggage. Located on the 15th floor of
the swank Nines hotel downtown, sometimes that’s literal. A recent