Market Fuego Fiesta – James Beard Public Market

The food culture in Portland continues to astound me. In lieu of my typical restaurant review, I’m taking today to review my experience at the Market Fuego Fiesta on August 2, which took… Continue reading

Vertiable Quandary

I’M SO EXCITED to review one of my FAVORITE places in Portland! Veritable Quandary (or VQ) is one of the most consistently delicious places and usually where I end up choosing for special… Continue reading

The Cardinal Club

How glad am I that one of my best friends lives in the popular Kerns neighborhood and is always discovering new, fabulous places on her block. Enter: The Cardinal Club. Or, rather, what… Continue reading

Little Big Burger (Multiple Locations)

Could Little Big Burger become the In-N-Out burger of the PacNW? With their simple menu and delicious, affordable, fast-food yet still upscale (truffle fries, anyone?) menu – yeah, it’s very possible. Plus they… Continue reading

Bunk Sandwiches

Bunk Sandwiches. Where do I even begin? I guess I’ll begin with the Italian Cured Meats sandwich¬†which is where my love of this place first started several years ago after I heard about… Continue reading

The Hop & Vine

‘ The Burger’ – Bacon, Egg, Leyden, Aioli, Butter Lettuce & Onion Whether it has pork belly, bacon, fried eggs, or kimchi – Portland has its fair share of burgers ranked in the… Continue reading


Glass of bubbly, bruschetta, and seasonally prepared pasta from Bluehour Happy Hour Menu, 6/19/2013¬† I’ve somehow managed to come here four times over the last couple of years. Dinner, lunch, happy hour –… Continue reading

Bamboo Sushi (NW 23rd Location)

The Paprika Cup. Vodka, whiskey, pimms, passionfruit puree and a paprika sugared rim Behold its holiness. When I die, I want to swim in a pool of it. I want to drown in… Continue reading


On Sunday I ended up at Roost for brunch. I’d been here just a few weeks before for dinner after reading in Eater that it was one of Portland’s 21 most underrated restaurants,… Continue reading