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No Reservations?

Where to camp if you didn’t book your spot back in February.


Featured Stories
Portlanders love the outdoors. If you need proof, just go onto ReserveAmerica.com right now and try to book a camping spot for July. Chances are you’ll be directed someplace like Lake Owyhee Sta   More
 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR, MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Solae’s Lounge: Old Solae


Bar Reviews
The band was singing “Happy Birthday” to Snoop Dogg’s uncle, but they didn’t play it straight. It was a minor-key version extended with jags of solo guitar or keyboard, drums filling a p   More
 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Greg Rucka and Justin Greenwood, Stumptown, Vol. 3


Books
Forget what Portlandia or Portland Monthly would have you believe. Scratch the skin of this town and you come up with dirt under your fingernails—theft rings under bridges, child prostitutio   More
 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

No Fun Bar

No Stooges


Bar Reviews
For a place with nowhere to sit, Devil’s Dill sandwich shop is already an institution in its Hawthorne ’hood. It’s the last stop for the drunks at 3 am, and the first respite of the lazy   More
 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Drank: Snakebite (Gigantic/Cider Riot)


Drank
Mixing cider and beer makes you crazy, the legend goes. Maybe this came from London goths downing blood-red cider-beer drinks mixed with blackcurrant, maybe from working stiffs tempering the b   More
 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

The 9


Food Cart Reviews
I’d almost given up hope. After years of bone-dry biryanis, curries like oil-slicked dirt and bricked heat-lamp naan that could chip paint off a car, I had all but resigned myself to long driv   More
 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Killingsworth Dynasty: Rotture North


Bar Reviews
Few things at Killingsworth Dynasty (832 N Killingsworth St., 234-5683, killingsworthdynasty.com) are as they appear. The “chicken burger” contains no chicken—everything here is vegan. The   More
 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Yes, The Ash Street Saloon Is For Sale...

...and has been for over two years.

ashstsaloon

The Facebook and Twitter dial's been lighting up on the Ash Street Saloon, the down-and-dirty metal and punk dive that's been kicking out jams in Portland for over 20 years. Yes, the Ash Street Saloon is for sale. No, the Craigslist ad is not a fak...   More
 
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Panic Room Caution: High Volume Bar


Bar Reviews
PANIC, DON’T PANIC: “I’m just here to punch Jon Taffer in the face!” says the guy in line. The 30-year-old music venue Tonic Lounge is being filmed for the terrifyingly awful cable show    More
 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Secret Shelf

Top-notch whiskey bars that stay under the radar.


Headout
This weekend, the Whiskeytown USA festival will crowd with sulfur-breathed Beavertonites downing half-ounce plastic shots of God-knows-what whiskey that’s probably great. But Portland bars a   More
 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE
 

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