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Plenty of barbecue restaurants have opened as of late in rainy-day Portland, but in the case of Rodney Muirhead's Podnah's Pit on Northeast Prescott Street, the 'cue has been cooking for some time.   Shortly after Muirhead and Kyle Connally built a brotherhood of barbecue at the Portland Farmer   More
 
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 LIZ CRAIN

Dish Review


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Ziba Ljucevic, former accountant and owner of the downtown food cart Ziba's Pitas, which opened this October, never thought she'd ply pitas for a living. But when she moved to Portland with her family five years ago from Bosnia, the language barrier just wouldn't budge. So Ziba compromised: "Here, I   More
 
Thursday, January 4, 2007 LIZ CRAIN

Ziba's Pitas

A tasty Bosnian cart turns the American idea of flatbread on its head.


Food Reviews & Stories
Ziba Ljucevic, former accountant and owner of the downtown food cart Ziba's Pitas, which opened this October, never thought she'd ply pitas for a living. But when she moved to Portland with her family ...   More
 
Wednesday, January 3, 2007 LIZ CRAIN

The Sinister Side Of Yakuza

Swank Northeast sushi spot runs hot and cold.


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It's not surprising that Yakuza, a new Northeast Killingsworth Street sushi spot, was broken into two days after opening this fall, as the stylish house-with-glass-windows space screams money. The sma ...   More
 
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 LIZ CRAIN

Restaurant Guide 2006


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Although it has one what must be one of the largest menus in Portland�cruise-colossal, in fact�the food here is always spanking fresh and artfully prepared. With six locations and counting chef/owner Bo Kline's Typhoon restaurants form a Pacific Northwest fleet of top-notch, inspired Thai food.    More
 
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 LIZ CRAIN

Restaurant Guide 2006


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Year-old Siam Society has paid its neighborhood dues after blood-sweat-and-tears renovating the handsomely graying power substation that loomed vacant on the Alberta strip for years. Executive chef Adrienne Inskeep's captivating Thai menu includes apps such as fragrant riesling-braised pork spring r   More
 
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 LIZ CRAIN

Dish Review


Food Reviews & Stories
July 12th, 2006] In recent years plenty of Portland food carts have been brazenly dropping their hitches well beyond downtown's Cart Rowthe popular lunch landing strip along Southwest 5th Avenue. North Killingsworth Street is home to two such daring chuck wagons artfully making use of cramped quart   More
 
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 LIZ CRAIN

Dish Review


Food Reviews & Stories
[November 22nd, 2006] From the mid-1930s until the mid-1970s, Portlander Nick Sckavone, known mainly in town as a vociferous amateur-sports activist, owned a small pharmacy at Southeast 41st Street and Division.Now, some 30 years after Sckavone closed the pharmacy, his grandson Jon Finley has opened   More
 
Thursday, November 30, 2006 LIZ CRAIN

Strong Medicine

An old family pharmacy becomes a neighborhood lunch standby.


Food Reviews & Stories
From the mid-1930s until the mid-1970s, Portlander Nick Sckavone, known mainly in town as a vociferous amateur-sports activist, owned a small pharmacy at Southeast 41st Street and Division.Now, some 3 ...   More
 
Wednesday, November 22, 2006 LIZ CRAIN

Dish Review


Food Reviews & Stories
In recent years plenty of Portland food carts have been brazenly dropping their hitches well beyond downtown's Cart Rowthe popular lunch landing strip along Southwest 5th Avenue. North Killingsworth Street is home to two such daring chuck wagons artfully making use of cramped quarters.Squatting in    More
 
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 LIZ CRAIN
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