Not many surprises in the Best Steak group this year. The percentage points by which the top two won are double the 2011 score. Even El Gaucho which is quite expensive is up by 4%. OX, the new restaurant on NE MLK has taken a huge share for only … [Read more...]
For many people, happy hour comes down to what you get for your money, and not necessarily if the food is incredibly good. Let's face it, if you've had 2-3 drinks, the food won't be your primary focus. There were a lot of votes in this category, but … [Read more...]
Ruth’s Chris Moving, Trader Vic’s to Return, Master Chef Auditions Saturday, The O is Confused and More!
Catching up on news that is interesting, I present a deluge to match the rain outside your window. According to the Portland Business Journal, Ruth's Chris is moving to Pacific Center over at 851 SW 6th Avenue: The Heathrow, … [Read more...]
Note: Prices for all steakhouses and the scores reflecting the revamped Ringside Steakhouse were updated in August 2011. There are times I just can't help myself. I could just write a boring summary of the steakhouse project, even inserted some … [Read more...]
Ruth’s Chris is the largest steakhouse chain in the United States. As such, it was the first major restaurant of that type to give the Portland institution Ringside Steakhouse any real competition. After it opened, I used to go now and then to … [Read more...]