Olympia Provisions sent out a formal press release today about the changes at the restaurant. As you probably know, Chef Jason Barwikowski left after a dispute in the direction the business should take. They have also confirmed the retail location in the old Carlyle restaurant spot on NW 16th and Thurman. Not the greatest location in my humble opinion; it will be interesting to … [Read more...] about More on Chef Jason Barwikowski Leaving Olympia Provisions
Olympia Provisions Restaurant
Here's the latest on the changes at Olympia Provisions. What I've been told is that Jason's partners wanted to secure the old Carlyle space for wholesale production (which they did). Jason felt like it was too early, so they bought him out. Another source says there is considerable rancor in the ranks over the changes. It will be interesting to see how much this effects not … [Read more...] about Problems At Olympia Provisions?
Olympia Provisions is open on 107 SE Washington St. in Portland.As you may know, these are the same folks that own Clyde Common. From their press release, Chef Jason Barwikowski’s menu features small plates influenced by European and North African flavors that showcase local ingredients from some of the area’s finest farmers, ranchers, and purveyors. Everything on our menu … [Read more...] about Portland Food News: Olympia Open, Agency Bar Closes and More