I was curious how this survey question was going to come out, as we’ve had a steady increase in Italian restaurants over the years.… Read the rest
Really nice note from Matthew at Firehouse Restaurant tonight.
To our Firehouse friends and supporters,
When Firehouse Restaurant opened 8 years ago, it fulfilled a longtime dream of mine. But over the last year or two I have realized that while I have been so unbelievably fortunate to have the support of so many Portland diners and friends, I have deeper and more meaningful good fortune on my side as well….and… Read the rest
Comfortable sunny patio, surrounded by herb plants, with lots of tables. Strings of white lights provide an after-dark ambiance. Italian food. No umbrellas, it’s a full sun experience though there are a few shady areas.… Read the rest
Nostrana restaurant in Southeast topped the reader survey as the Best Italian Restaurant in Portland every year since they opened. Not so in 2015. Ava Genes jumped Nostrana by 4%, making it a clear winner, which surprises me because it is also probably the most expensive Italian in Portland, with large plates starting at $35.… Read the rest
768 people voted in our reader survey 2015 question, “What is the Best Outdoor Dining in Portland”. It is no coincidence that the outdoor dining pages are some of the most popular on this website.… Read the rest