Reader Survey 2015: Best Pizza in Portland

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Who makes the best pizza in Portland? I know people who have practically come to blows over this very question. Every year the same restaurants tend to place in the top five, and I added some details about their pies. But not everyone wants a fancy pizza; sometimes you just need something quick and easy. For this … [Read more...]

A Holiday Buffet of Restaurant News


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Reader Survey 2013: Best Pizza in Portland

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The results are in for our 2013 Best Pizza in Portland. First, it's always interesting to look at the results from previous years: 2012 - Apizza Scholls, Ken's Artisan, Dove Vivi, Nostrana, Lovely's Fifty Fifty. 2011 - Ken's Artisan, Apizza Scholls, Dove Vivi, Nostrana, Hot Lips. 2010 - Ken's Artisan, Apizza … [Read more...]

Reader’s Survey 2012: Best Pizza in Portland

Apizza Scholls Plain Pie

I am surprised by the results of this years survey. In 2010 Ken's Artisan Pizza won over Apizza Scholls by a tiny amount. In 2011, the two tied. This year, Apizza kicked the pants off of everyone. 1054 votes were cast in this category. The rankings are as follows: 1.¬†Apizza Scholls¬†- 30% of the total. 4741 SE … [Read more...]

Survey 2011: Best Pizza in Portland

Ken's Artisan Pizza

Amazing. Out of 1011 votes, we have a tie. A TIE. Twice. I counted twice, and then built a pivot table to double-check, because I thought maybe I'd had too much bourbon. As you can see, there is quite a drop to 3rd place.   Ken's Artisan Pizza 28% of the vote -304 Southeast 28th Ave. Portland, OR 97214 … [Read more...]