3257 SE Hawthorne Blvd., 235-3277, tarboushbistro.com.
[PITA POW] If you’re in the
Lebanese restaurant game—a dozen or so places in Portland are—you should
nail your pita. Those puffs are a
2448 E Burnside St., 954-2322, levantpdx.com.
[BONZO FOR GARBANZO] Levant, chef
Scott Snyder’s new Buckman restaurant, seems to have invented its own
genre: high-end French modernist takes on t
112 NW 9th Ave., 227-2158, elenisrestaurant.com.
[GREEK CHIC] With a menu that
reads like a Homeric epic, Eleni’s offers some form of every Greek dish
you have ever heard of—and many yo
2921 NE Alberta St., 206-6148, darsalamportland.com.
[FRESH FROM BAGHDAD] By default,
Dar Salam has held the title of “best Iraqi restaurant” in Portland
since opening in February 2012. It’