I arrived in this weird Pacific Northwest city back in the early 2000s, settling into a house in Portland’s then-undesirable Northeast neighborhood. I remember being pretty dismayed with the food options in the area, venturing out one night, determined to find a great restaurant nearby. Thankfully, I stumbled upon a dimly lit corner spot on Fremont Avenue, where the menu at Acadia pulled me in, full of seafood and Cajun spices, and I stayed for both dinner and dessert.
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Hallelujah! The sun gods smiled upon us in Stumptown on Saturday, just in time for Willamette Week’s fourth annual Eat Mobile mobile food extravaganza. Culling forty of the best carts and trucks in Portland, the event brought food fans from across the city and beyond to a lively, shady spot under the southeast section of […]
It took everything I had not to devour the plate of octopus-shaped chocolate-covered cake bites when I first walked in to Monday night’s Foodportunity. With favorite Portland restaurants like Beaker & Flask, St. Jack, Serratto, and Lincoln, I had only paused for a small, early lunch in preparation of the plethora of dishes I knew […]
Set along the rolling hills of The Reserve Vineyard and Golf Course, the second annual Best of Oregon Food and Wine Festival took place this Saturday in beautiful Willamette Valley, Oregon. Despite the high summer temperatures, guests convened on the golf course early in the afternoon for the festival’s first golf tournament before the setting […]
The fabulous foodie extravaganza happening in Portland this week culminated in an outrageous collection of food carts galore at Saturday’s Eat Mobile. Coordinated by local paper Willamette Week, Eat Mobile came together under the Southeast edge of the Morrison Bridge, perfect for rain or shine or even the bit of chill that floated in. Carts from […]