Heart Pizza has announced their first restaurant will open Friday, February 24th, at 417 SW 13th Ave The first branch of soon to be a chain Heart Pizza, has an opening date. The restaurant is located just across the street from Blue Star Donuts and the Cacao Chocolate shop. Co-owners Micah Camden of Blue Star … [Read more...] about Heart Pizza in SW Portland Opens February 24th
An anonymous email says that Morgan Brownlow has found a new home as executive chef at the longtime lacking Papa Haydn Group. You may remember Morgan from lots of past restaurant gossip posts, but my tipper says that he is calm and humble and looking to find peace in the city he was born in. I hope so - he's a talented … [Read more...] about Still Hungry? Go Back to the Buffet and Get More Food News!
This happened so fast my brain has whiplash. The biggest topic of conversation at the Quartet friends/press dinner on Monday, was that the notorious Morgan Brownlow was out of John Gorham's new Tasty n Alder restaurant before he even started! Gorham announced Morgan's involvement a few weeks ago, saying that he … [Read more...] about Morgan Brownlow to Cook at Tasty n Alder. Morgan Brownlow Gone from Tasty n Alder
Interviews? We have a ton of them! Have you checked out the interviews on this website? There are pages of them done by multiple writers. We have done many interviews over the years with chefs, restaurant owners, cooks and more, the result is an honest dialog with people in the food industry. You’ll find the list … [Read more...] about Our Portland Interview Archive
Chef Morgan Brownlow is leaving Tails & Trotters Butchery From Morgan's Facebook page- "Morgan BrownlowOkay Folks. As of today I have made my decision to leave Tails and Trotters. I am assuming the show will go on, just not with me. So on that note I hope they will continue to bring you all the pork you have … [Read more...] about Morgan Brownlow Leaves Tails & Trotters
Suze Orman, financial "adviser", says that people should stop eating in restaurants to save money. Unemployment has hit 10.1%, but Suzie Orman wants us to boycott an industry that supports 14 million people? How is this is going to help? Orman made this statement on a recent episode of the Oprah show. The outcry … [Read more...] about No Dogs at Farmers Market, Suze Orman Miscalculates and More!
Several sad stories today: Camas Davis out at the declining Portland Monthly, rumors that Gourmet Magazine will fold, and more! Under the title of Checkbook Journalism: Sad to see a magazine that had slowly risen from the depths of mediocrity plummet back the other direction. I learned yesterday that Camas Davis … [Read more...] about Camas Davis out at Pomo, Gourmet Magazine to Fold?
Mark Bittman was not impressed with Le Pigeon Restaurant, and Morgan Brownlow Opening Cured Meat Distributor I like Mark Bittman. He seems like a laid-back kind of guy I'd like to hang out with. Like everyone these days, he has a blog, and describes a recent book tour trip to the Northwest. Unfortunately, he … [Read more...] about Mark Bittman Regrets Portland Visit, Morgan Brownlow News