Open house tonight Toro Bravo is celebrating their ten-year anniversary with a remodel. The Spanish inspired restaurant has always placed at the top of our "Best Restaurant in Portland" list, and is so popular I frequently advise people asking about it to get there by 5pm, or be prepared to wait. Toro Bravo would like to extend our gratitude to the Portland community for the … [Read more...] about Toro Bravo Announces 10 Year Anniversary with Remodel
Lincoln Restaurant will be closing March 18th, but will reopen as "Ray", on March 24th, which will focus on Israeli cuisine. Award winning chef and author Jenn Louis, has announced she will be closing Lincoln restaurant, a N. Williams fixture since 2008. PDX.Eater says she will be opening a new restaurant, "Ray" in the same space, which will focus on the cuisine of … [Read more...] about Lincoln Restaurant Closing
The Gorhams of Toro Bravo Inc., owners of Toro Bravo, Tasty n Sons/Alder, Pollo Bravo, Shalom Y'all etc., have quite a bit of news today.First, Shalom Y'all, which takes up one corner of Pine Street Market at 126 SW 2nd Ave, will be moving to the current location of Pollo Bravo at 1128 SW Alder in Portland. We are excited for Shalom Y’all Chef/Co-owner Kasey Mills to have … [Read more...] about Shalom Y’all, Pollo Bravo eshuffling, BYH Burgers Coming to Toro Bravo Inc.
When I was listening to the latest episode of the popular podcast, Right at the Fork, I was struck by a similarity between some of the most successful restaurateurs in Portland - John Gorham of Tasty n Sons/Alder, Toro Bravo, MEC and Greg Denton of OX and the upcoming Kask and Superbite. They both place a huge focus on customer service. This is not to say other restaurants are … [Read more...] about Latest Turn Right at the Fork Makes a Point
Shalom Y’all brings Israeli Street Food to the Pine Street Market John Gorham has announced that in partnership with Ron Avni and Mediterranean Exploration Company executive chef Kasey Mills, they will be opening a new restaurant to the upcoming Pine Street Market. Shalom Y’all will feature Israeli street food, with a focus on vegetarian dishes, salads, and a breakfast focus … [Read more...] about John Gorham to Open Shalom Y’all at Pine Street Market