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Cheap Eats 2011: Listings A-to-Z - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17189-cheap_eats_2011_listings_a_to_z_.html 4-4-2 1739 SE Hawthorne Blvd., 238-3693, 442soccerbar.com. 11 am-11 pm Monday-Thursday, 11 am-midnight Friday, 7 am-midnight Saturday, 8 am-10 pm Sunday. Muhamed Mujcic-Mufko’s 4-4-2 is Portlandâ]]> All Night Long - It’s 4 am, do you know where your sandwich is? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-19385-all_night_long_it%E2%80%99s_4_am_do_you_know_where_your_sandwich_is.html We know Portland teenagers are all tucked in bed by the city’s curfew, which is 10:15 pm on school nights and midnight on weekends. But if, hypothetically, they were out late—perhaps coming ]]> Cheap Eats 2011: Yet Another 25 Amazing Things To Put In Your Mouth For $7 Or Less. - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17187-cheap_eats_2011_yet_another_25_amazing_things_to_put_in_your_mouth_for_%247_or_less_.html $7.00 French dip with gooey Swiss cheese and grilled onions at The Rolling Stoves Gimme Sandwich ]]> Best of Portland 2011: Best Places - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17777-best_of_portland_2011_best_places_.html Best Total Toolbox You hear it on the news, or you heard it from Michael Keaton in Gung Ho: America just doesn’t make things anymore. The cars and iPhones are all offshored or down-bordered, while]]> Bar Guide 2013: Five Bar Crawls - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20535-bar_guide_2013_five_bar_crawls_.html North Bar Crawl Red Fox 5128 N Albina Ave., 282-2934, redfoxpdx.com. 3 pm-1:30 am daily. Happy hour: Food specials and $1 off beer and well 3-6 pm daily. Happy hour at Red Fox starts at 3 pm. Thi]]> Best of Portland 2011: Best People - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17782-best_of_portland_2011_best_people_.html Best FanIt’s the summer of the Timbers, as Portland’s new Major League Soccer franchise has finally replaced Portlandia and the Stumptown sale (but not the weather—never the weather) as the de]]> Kidnapped By Crows - An excerpt from Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis’ new book, <i>Wildwood</i>. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17886-kidnapped_by_crows_an_excerpt_from_colin_meloy_and_carson_ellis%E2%80%99_new_book_wildwood.html Colin Meloy was always bound to write a kid’s book. For years, the hyper-literate bard and lead singer of Portland’s internationally lauded band the Decemberists has been spinning bedtime yarns]]> Butter Me Up - In search of Portland’s best croissant. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17615-butter_me_up_in_search_of_portland%E2%80%99s_best_croissant.html Marrying two fine Portland traditions—gorging on fatty foods and obsessive artisanal baking—the croissant is a true test of any fancy local bakery’s bona fides. But with an obscene amount of b]]> Devour 2011: World Markets - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17479-devour_2011_world_markets_.html Amigo’s  710 NE Killingsworth St., 719-5361. 8:30 am-9 pm daily. [MEXICAN] This small produce shop and Mexican grocery, which has been in the neighborhood for only a year, features a wide arr]]> Best of Portland 2011: Best Bites & Nights - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17778-best_of_portland_2011_best_bites_nights_.html Best Cheap Date  After the second wettest spring on record, the sun is finally making brief public appearances in Portland. And so Portlanders are tentatively emerging from their holes, tattoos]]> Best of Portland 2011: Best Sights & Sounds - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17776-best_of_portland_2011_best_sights_sounds_.html Best Multicultural Sports League The former British Empire can be criticized for a lot of things—plunder, slaughter, incest—but at sporting fields around the greater Portland area, you can also ]]> Eat Mobile 2011: Cart Listings A-Z - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17379-eat_mobile_2011_cart_listings_a_z_.html The Baowry North Charleston Avenue and Ivanhoe Street, twitter.com/baowrystjohns, 11:30 am-8 pm Monday-Friday, 1-8 pm Saturday-Sunday. Cash only. Unlike most carts in town, the Baowry sits all by it]]> Devour 2011: Kitchenware - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17485-devour_2011_kitchenware_.html Boxer Northwest 438 NW Broadway, 226-1186, boxernw.com. 8 am-5 pm Monday-Friday, 9 am-3 pm Saturday. [CAFETERIAWARES] Boxer Northwest’s main focus is supplying restaurants with large appliances an]]> Klatch Of 2011 - Portland’s newest coffeehouses, rated. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17307-klatch_of_2011_portland%E2%80%99s_newest_coffeehouses_rated.html What makes a good coffeehouse? It’s more than just good coffee; with an hour’s practice, you can prepare a world-class cup at home. And it’s not free Wi-Fi or great baked goods or art on the w]]> Hail, Hail, <i>Portlandia</i>! - Fellow assholes: Let’s talk about that Carrie Brownstein show, shall we? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-16364-hail_hail_portlandia__fellow_assholes_let%E2%80%99s_talk_about_that_carrie_brownstein_show_shall_we.html After months of breathlessly anticipating the chance to watch Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen’s comedy series Portlandia, it is suddenly difficult to find a place where people]]> Bar Guide 2013: Listings by Type - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20536-bar_guide_2013_listings_by_type_.html COCKTAIL BARSBarwares4605 NE Fremont St., 971-229-0995, smallwarespdx.com. 5 pm-1 am daily.Barwares exists only because of an architectural fluke. Chef Johanna Ware’s Asian-leaning restaurant, ]]> Eat Mobile 2011: Start Your Own Food Cart! - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17375-eat_mobile_2011_start_your_own_food_cart__.html It’s time to get out of the rat race, man, time to be your own boss. Quit your job, give your manager the finger and make your own way. Over 600 food cart-owners can’t be wrong—there’s gold in]]> Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18481-gift_guide_2011_last_minute_gift_guide_.html  Printed1. Vegetable calendar by Little Canoe. $28.50 at Mag-Big, 3279 SE Hawthorne Blvd., 236-6120, magbig.com.  2. Portland poster by Ed Juan. $45 at Tender Loving Empire, 412 SW 10th Ave]]> The Best Thing I Ate This Year... - Our food writers pick their favorite Portland meals of 2011. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18587-the_best_thing_i_ate_this_year_our_food_writers_pick_their_favorite_portland_meals_of_2011.html On a miserable, soggy day in mid-November, my wife and I sought shelter from the cold at Five Spice (2446 SE 87th Ave.), a Cantonese restaurant that opened this spring. It’s a pleasant, under-de]]> Devour 2011: Meat & Fish - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17477-devour_2011_meat_fish_.html A.B.C. Seafood Co. 6509 SE Powell Blvd., 771-5802. 9:30 am-8:30 pm daily. [LIVE FISH] At once cavernous and cramped, this chilly Chinese seafood market is the place to go if you like your fishies al]]> Devour 2011: Bakeries - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17481-devour_2011_bakeries_.html Alder Pastry and Desserts 2448 E Burnside St., 548-0359, alderpastryanddessert.blogspot.com. 9 am-midnight Tuesday-Saturday, 9 am-8 pm Sunday.
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Bar Guide 2013: It’s Always Happy Hour Somewhere - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20534-bar_guide_2013_it%E2%80%99s_always_happy_hour_somewhere_.html 7 am  $1.99 for two eggs, hash browns and toast at the Cheerful Tortoise, 1939 SW 6th Ave., 224-3377. 8 am  $2.75 well drinks at the The Commodore (pg. 34). 9 am  $2 for two eac]]> Bar Guide 2013: Listings A-Z - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20530-bar_guide_2013_listings_a_z_.html 4-4-2 1739 SE Hawthorne Blvd., 238-3693, 442soccerbar.com. 11 am-10 pm Monday, 11 am-11 pm Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am-midnight Friday, 7 am-midnight Saturday, 8 am-10 pm Sunday. When 4-4-2 opened i]]> Devour 2011: Grocers - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17476-devour_2011_grocers_.html Alberta Co-op 1500 NE Alberta St., 287-4333, albertagrocery.coop. 9 am-10 pm daily. [LOCAL/ORGANIC] Still the only cooperatively owned grocery serving Northeast Portland, this cozy co-op has had its]]> Best of Portland 2011: Best Reads - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17779-best_of_portland_2011_best_reads_.html Best Divine Dilettantes If you’re in the market for a religious experience, Amanda Westmont and Joel Gunz might be able to lend you some wisdom. The pair has been attending a different Portland ch]]> Mark Zuckerberg Will Buy You A Big House. - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17186-mark_zuckerberg_will_buy_you_a_big_house_.html PIE HIGH: Salem’s Straight From New York Pizza appears to have applied for a liquor license for one half of the former Dixie Mattress Co. building—two doors down from where It’s A Beautiful Pi]]> Devour 2011: 20 Oregon Foods We Love - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17484-devour_2011_20_oregon_foods_we_love_.html McMenamins Hogshead Whiskey There’s a good reason this single malt was ruled best in class at the 2011 American Distilling Institute conference: It’s goddamn delicious. $32.50 at McMenamins Edge]]> Devour 2011: Chocolate - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17482-devour_2011_chocolate_.html Alma Chocolate 140 NE 28th Ave., 517-0262, almachocolate.com. 11 am-6 pm Monday-Thursday, 11 am-7 pm Friday-Saturday, noon-4 pm Sunday. [CHOCOLATE] Nestled between well-known eateries along bustling ]]> Devour 2011: Coffee, Tea & Soda - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17486-devour_2011_coffee_tea_soda_.html Clive Coffee 738 SE Washington St., 961-3637, clivecoffee.com, noon-6 pm Thursday-Friday, 11 am-4 pm Saturday, Monday-Wednesday by appointment. [ESPRESSO GEEKERY] While most good coffeehouses in town]]>