Portland Food and Restaurant News and Discussion
This is an archive of Portland metro area restaurant and food news, political debate, diatribes, discussion threads etc. If we aren't quite sure where a story belongs, you'll find it here.
Perhaps we can help nurses working Thanksgiving by getting together and giving them a Thanksgiving meal.
[We have been getting lots of emails from people who want to help. I am working with several people in the industry to put this together.… Read the rest
The new orders will impact restaurant Thanksgiving plans. Restaurants will be limited to delivery and take-out only, impacting those who were poised to allow diners inside to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner.
[Updated: Multnomah County will be under the restrictions “for at least four weeks”]
Governor Kate Brown announced a statewide set of new two-week restrictions in an attempt to slow down spread of Covid-19 beginning November 18th.… Read the rest
Sad news for the Cheese Bar in Portland: I consider it one of the best cheese shops in the Northwest. I certainly will be stopping in many times before January 24th!
If you have enjoyed purchasing holiday treats for friends and family from Cheese Bar or Steve’s Cheese over the last 15 years, this will be your last chance.… Read the rest
A Farewell to Pok Pok [from Andy Ricker]
From Facebook: It’s Loi Krathong in Thailand, a festival where one floats a small boat made of a slice of banana trunk and decorated with folded banana leaves with a candle on it and other offerings down the river, carrying away your negative thoughts and transgressions from the year before.… Read the rest