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Happy Hour Heaven at Americano Portland

Hipster hangout that’s serves house-roasted coffee during the day and craft cocktails at night. Happy hour runs 4pm to 6pm and 10pm to close daily with food and drink specials. The Italian-inspired menu features small plates to share such as … Continue reading

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Modern Sophistication at the Hotel Eastlund Portland

The modern stylish Hotel Eastlund is conveniently located across the street from the Convention Center TriMet Max Light Rail stop and is walking distance from the Convention Center. The sophisticated decor is dominated by grey neutral tones punctuated with bold … Continue reading

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On the PDX Tourist Trail at Voodoo Doughnut Portland

The line was out the door at this internationally famous donut shop in downtown Chinatown. Perhaps its the irreverent Voodoo Doll Doughnut filled with raspberry jelly the color of blood and served with a pretzel stake through its heart that … Continue reading

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Sandwich Supreme at Lardo Portland

Pork-centric trendy Lardo in downtown Portland is known for its gigantic sandwiches laden with all things meat. The Greek Wedding with mouthwatering gyro meat, tangy feta, pickled peppers, creamy tzatziki and cucumbers was fantastic. The menu also features sides, salads … Continue reading

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Magnificent Modern Japanese at Biwa Portland

It’s hard to choose from the multitude of enticing dishes on the menu at Biwa. The super fresh Seared Oregon Albacore Tuna with Daikon and Ginger was exceptional. The Chicken Breast Yakitori screamed umami and was grilled to perfection. And … Continue reading

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