1239 SW Broadway, 222-9070, higginsportland.com.
Every two years, computers double in power while dropping in cost. The
restaurant world’s evolution isn’t quite so speedy, but it
2832 SE Belmont St., 238-1464, genoarestaurant.com.
[JAKE’S FAMOUS HALIBUT] The
entrance to deeply old-school, old-money Genoa looks like the truncated
lobby of a hotel, and beyond black curtai
Index by Cuisine
Country Cat (Southern)
Kenny & Zuke’s (Jewish deli)
Killer Burger (hamburgers)
Little Big Burger (hamburge
3384 SE Division St., 236-3573, pokpoksenyai.com.
[NOODLE ON] Sen Yai noodle house
exists because of a coconut shortage. Andy Ricker originally planned to
put a curry-centric restaurant in the fo
4130 SW 117th Ave., Beaverton, 350-1801.
[HIDDEN IZAKAYA] There’s no sign for this Beaverton strip
mall izakaya other than the name on the door. Inside the bare-bones
dining room there’s not
926 NW 10th Ave., 841-5463, yamasushiandsakebar.com.
[AVOID THE BLOWFISH]
Yama means “mountain” in Japanese, on the face of it a bewildering name
for a sushi restaurant. But Yama is also the
3715 SE Division St., 548-6343, xicopdx.com.
[SCOUTING REPORT] In sports they’d
say Xico has “big upside.” A year after opening, this loft of Mexican
comfort food as delivered from Or
4537 SE Division St., 971-373-8264, woodsmantavern.com.
[GILDED LUNCH LADYLAND] Admit it.
You’re confused. You’ve finally been seated. The Woodsman’s space is
well-appointed, with all the h
8733 SE Division St., No. 101, 788-8883, wongsking.com.
[GIMME SUM MORE] When I last ate
dim sum at Wong’s King, I stood in the parking lot and watched as two
men loaded a pig—whole, fully co