Face Off: The Supermarket Sushi of Hawthorne

Food Reviews & Stories
Supermarket sushi isn’t just for the cold case anymore. Head to Hawthorne and there, within two blocks of each other, sit two sushi restaurants inside grocery stores. The Hawthorne Fred Meyer has a    More
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Restaurant Guide 2013: Yama Sushi

Restaurant Guide
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    More
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Restaurant Guide 2013: Shoten

Restaurant Guide
16165 SW Regatta Lane, Beaverton, 746-6373, shotendining.com. [‘80s-ERA SUSHI] One of exurban Portland’s best-kept secrets is in a Sherwood strip mall. That’s Crazy Sushi, well-known on the   More
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 JORDAN GREEN

Restaurant Guide 2013: Mirakutei

Restaurant Guide
536 E Burnside St., 467-7501, mirakuteipdx.com. [LO-BU SUSHI AND RAMEN] After wowing diners at Hiro Sushi in Lake Oswego and Hiroshi in the Pearl District, sushi master Hiro Ikegaya migrated east   More
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 Angie Jabine

Restaurant Guide 2013: Hokusei

Restaurant Guide
4246 SE Belmont St., 971-279-2161, hokuseisushi.com. [SHISO FINERY] Don’t let its unlikely location, next door to the bastardized Teppanyaki tables of Slappy Cakes, fool you into thinking you��   More
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Restaurant Guide 2012: Off the Hook

The secrets of good sushi.

Restaurant Guide
Discriminating sushi fans assert they would never eat Midwestern sushi, pronouncing it much too far from the dwindling seas of salmon and snapper. Portland diners, presumably, are a mere two-hou   More
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Uchu: Must Love Fish

Bar Reviews
For a year, I lived with a guy named Scott. He had a somewhat alarming obsession with pet fish. Some months he’d fret about making rent, then come home with an African knife fish he bought off a   More
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 MATTHEW SINGER

The Story of Sushi

According to Bamboo Sushi


Food & Drink
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Tuesday, February 28, 2012 by Ruth Brown


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