Ray Restaurant is Now Closed. In May 2018, Jenn Louis of Ray Restaurant posted a note on Facebook saying the restaurant was for sale, and that she was going to run it until she found a buyer - After twenty-five years in this industry, and nineteen as sole proprietor of my own catering business/restaurants proudly … [Read more...] about Ray Restaurant in Portland RIP
Lincoln Restaurant will be closing March 18th, but will reopen as "Ray", on March 24th, which will focus on Israeli cuisine. Award winning chef and author Jenn Louis, has announced she will be closing Lincoln restaurant, a N. Williams fixture since 2008. PDX.Eater says she will be opening a new restaurant, "Ray" in … [Read more...] about Lincoln Restaurant Closing
This is absolutely just a rumor, but a reader sent me a real estate listing today which sounds suspiciously like Lincoln Restaurant: North Portland neighborhood dinner house. Inner North Portland corner location on one of the main streets, a great restaurant row, neighborhood favorite - the facility offered with this … [Read more...] about Is Lincoln Restaurant for Sale?
This used to be Lincoln, now Ray, a restaurant that celebrates Israel's cultures and traditions. Large roll-up doors give an outdoor feel. … [Read more...] about Ray Restaurant
Bacon Apple Pie Recipe. Why in the world haven't we ALWAYS eaten this? This is a repost from 2008, as it was just featured on the Food Network, which has generated lots of traffic today. They say one can't taste a dish through a picture. Conversely, they say a picture is worth a thousand words. This picture of a … [Read more...] about How to Make Bacon Apple Pie – Jenn Louis
It is no secret that 2012 Food & Wine Best New Chef chef Jenn Louis of Lincoln, Culinary Artistry and Sunshine Tavern has spent the last five years crafting a book on gnocchi called "Pasta by Hand - A Collection of Italy's Regional Hand-Shaped Pasta". Many of her recipes are being featured in an article titled … [Read more...] about Chef Jenn Louis of Sunshine Tavern Featured in April Saveur
It's Friday - what better day to release our 2013 Reader Survey for Best Happy Hour? Who doesn't like a good happy hour? We are lucky in Portland, with a huge selection to pick from. In Previous Years: 2012, Tasty N Sons won, with Clyde Common and Bluehour coming in second. 2011: Tanuki Izakaya in first, … [Read more...] about Reader Survey 2013: Best Happy Hour
A few notes: On the annual survey, 30 restaurants received substantially more votes that the other nominations. For that reason, I'll limit this list to those. They are listed in reverse, by number of votes received. The top ten will be in their own special post. 25.Wafu – Trent Pierce, previously chef of the … [Read more...] about Reader Survey 2012: Best Restaurant in Portland #25-30