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!
Bollywood Theater Restaurant
The results for this question in our survey have changed a lot from previous years. For the first time, the vote is so lopsided, it is barely worth mentioning any but the first place winner, though I will, as the top choices are all very different from one another. Perhaps in a sign of the problems that led to the … [Read more...] about Reader Survey 2013: Best Indian Restaurant in Portland
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. As I recall, … [Read more...] about News You May Have Missed…
bon appétit is continuing their Portland love affair with an article on "authentic ethnic eats". From author Andrew Knowlton, We're going to assume that you got the memo about Portland--you know, the city that has more than three times as many food carts as garbage trucks, a seemingly limit-less supply … [Read more...] about Bon Appétit Features Portland’s “Authentic Ethnic Eats”
Indian food is incredibly varied and complex. It is also one of my favorite foods, and I've been wishing we had more choices in Portland. The recently opened Bollywood Theater has helped fill the void with good options at very affordable prices, jumping to #3 on the list after only being in business for a few months. … [Read more...] about Reader Survey 2012: Best Indian in Portland