Koi Fusion Abandons Free Trail Blazer Tacos


Are you still recovering from a difficult-to-embarrassing weekend in Oregon sports?Come on, pal. Hold it together. We can get through this—as a community. A brotherhood, even. After all, the Trail Blazers are winners. Ten-game streak! Let's go to the game tonight and watch 'em smoke the woeful Knicks. Then we can soothe our pain by redeeming that 100-point McMuffin coupon for a free Korean taco at ...   More
Monday, November 25, 2013 AARON MESH

Scoop: The Real World, West-Side Only Edition

Gossip that’s prepped a few zingers.

THE TRUE STORY: In June, the face of Portland screwed into a collective cringe of faux-disgust as MTV announced that our humble city...   More
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Future Drinking: Koi Finally Building Out Stadium Flowers Space?

And more new places to eat and drink in Portland


Food & Drink
News from the week's OLCC liquor license applications:Earlier this year, we reported that Korean-Mexican food truck fleet Koi Fusion had bought the Stadium Flowers space at 2010 W Burnside St. near Jeld-Wen, with the intention of building an indoor dining room and serving beer, but we've seen very little movement there since. Here's a good sign it's still going ahead: Koi has finally filed for a beer ...   More
Friday, September 14, 2012 RUTH BROWN

Koi Fusion, PDX 671, Taco Pedaler Take Top Honors at Eat Mobile 2012


Food & Drink
Over 3,000 hungry Portlanders flocked to OMSI's north parking lot Saturday to sample the wares of 51 Portland food carts—some ten percent of all the carts in the city—at WW's fifth Eat Mobile festival. Of course, Eat Mobile isn't just about eating—it's also about awarding awesome handmade trophies to the best carts. Here's who won this year:The people's choice was perennial favorite Koi Fusion, ...   More
Monday, April 30, 2012 BEN WATERHOUSE

Scoop: LaMarcus Aldridge Does Portlandia

Gossip hotter than a Trinidad Moruga Scorpion.

ALL-STARRING ROLE: Before his appearance Sunday at the NBA All-Star Game in Orlando, Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge is set for an appearance on Portlandia.    More
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Cart Attack: Burgatroyd, Lebaneser Scrooge and the Rolling Stoves


Food & Drink
Have reports of the death of Portland's food cart scene been greatly exaggerated? It's probably still too early to tell, but for now, its growth seems to continue unabated. ---Last week alone saw five new carts hit the streets:On SW 2nd and Stark, two new Thai carts (sigh) have opened up next door to each other: Thai Tea has taken over The People's Pig's old spot and Thai Street Food has repurposed ...   More
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 RUTH BROWN


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