Sad to get this today from Ataula, the Spanish restaurant in Northwest Portland just off of NW Thurman. I always enjoy my meals with them. This follows the same lines as the announcement from Renata last week.… Read the rest
The semifinalists were announced today for the 2019 29th annual James Beard Awards. Since many of you visit Seattle restaurants I have included them also.Best New Restaurant
Keep in mind, these are the semifinalists.… Read the rest
The James Beard Foundation has announced the 2016 restaurant and chef award semifinalists. As usual, a bunch of Portland places made the list. Of course there will only be a few winners by the time this shakes out, but what the heck, I’ll list them all, bolding the Oregon nominations.… Read the rest
I’m going to be catching up on some of the news that has happened while I’ve been away over the last month.La Moule, the mussels bar from St. Jack chef Aaron Barnett is almost ready to open.… Read the rest
While I was otherwise occupied over the last few months, I missed some interesting local news. I’ll catch you up!
From OregonLive, Shiraz, the Persian restaurant at NW 11th and Everett St., has closed, and is renovating before planning to reopen as “Piattino“, an Italian restaurant featuring antipasti.… Read the rest