Laurelhurst Market

Laurelhurst Market is a butcher’s shop and a “steakhouse-inspired brasserie,” which doesn’t exactly make it a vegetarian’s haven, but it’s my husband’s favorite and I’ve had plenty of good meals and tasty salads here. I just need to shower when I...

Ox

Ox is one of those restaurants that’s been spoken of as a top-10 Portland restaurant as long as it’s been open. The concept is meat-centric–literally, with the Argentine grill on display in the restaurant. Luckily, the wood-fired grill doesn’t create...

Whole Bowl

The Whole Bowl serves up simple rice and bean bowls. Yep, beans and rice, with some tasty toppings. Your choices?Large or small. Each bowl has brown rice, beans, avocado, salsa, black olives, sour cream, cheddar cheese, cilantro, and “Tali Sauce.” Some...

Tin Shed

The Tin Shed is one of those Portland breakfast institutions. Brunch is served until 3pm. Then they serve lunch and dinner, but I’ve never heard of anyone going there after breakfast ends.  I mean, I’m sure they do it! But brunch...