by Nina Lary - 21 Reviews - 50 List
Maybe it's the recession, maybe it's just the generous Portland nature, but there are so many killer dining deals going on that it's hard to sample them all. And we're not just talking cheap-o happy hour with drink minimums, but full dinners at some of Portland's best restaurants. Just one more reason that Portland is the place to eat, er... live. (Photo credit: Flickr user cafemama)
Updated: July 18, 2011
La Cucina Povera, the poor man's kitchen, lets PDX diners feast for pennies. On weekdays, enjoy a $15 two-course Italian lunch and glass of wine. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays, you can experience the $25 three-course Farmhouse Dinner, including appetizer, entree and dessert.
Dishing up near nightly deals, this Montavilla restaurant gets as close to an adult happy meal as possible. Mondays: pay $12 for a burger and draft beer. Tuesdays: $10 gets you a pork sandwich, BBQ beans and jigger of Jack. Wednesdays: $12 for 10 wings and draft beer. Thursdays: $11/fishfry and draft beer.