According to Portland Monthly, the much vaunted chef Johnny Leach, previously of David Chang's world-famous Momfuku and a stint at Batali's Del Posto, is now out of a job at Clyde Common. Owner Nate Tilden says, "We have parted ways with executive chef Johnny Leach", saying his "style didn't match with Clyde's style". In late 2013 Johnny was brought to Clyde Common with much … [Read more...] about Clyde Common Chef Johnny Leach Given Walking Papers
The ever popular Bunk Sandwiches has opened another sandwich shop, this time on NE Alberta Street.“Bunk Alberta” officially opened at noon on February 5th, much to the delight of eager diners in the Northeast Portland. The new location is bright and open, with plenty of seating, a back patio (for warmer months), and a giant mural of Harry Dean Stanton from Alex Cox's Repo … [Read more...] about Catching Up: Bunk Sandwiches Alberta, Bollywood SE and Pepe le Moko Now Open!
Do you like Stephen Tobolowsky, actor and writer of The Dangerous Animals Club? All the cool kids do, so I'm going to shamelessly promote a special Live Wire brunch at Bar Bar this Sunday. @Tobolowsky will be there along with Dana Gould, John Gorham, Liz Crain and the entire Live Wire cast and crew. Stephen has been in many movies, I guarantee you've seen his work. He is also … [Read more...] about A Holiday Buffet of Restaurant News