Elevates coffee making to an art form. Sit at the bar, at a table, or on a couch. Two locations (Albina and Hawthorne).
Really cool beer bottle shop/bar/restaurant in the Humboldt neighborhood. The pasties are delicious as well!
Enhancing basic sandwiches such has ham, turkey or tuna fish with additions including pesto, smoked gouda and garlic mayo makes this quaint sandwich shop a go-to option for hunger pangs between classes.
4835 N Albina Ave, Portland
President's Day is a good night to go to Trebol, if you don't want a crowd. Points of interest for me were a Marilyn Manson-like painting, wrestling masks circa 1958, and the kitch…
4637 N Albina Ave, Portland
The 3 days it doesn't rain in Portland are well-spent on the picnic tables outside Albina Press. Sip espresso and people watch.
910 N. Killingsworth Street, Portland
At times, E'Njoni can be pricey (their lunch buffet, for example), to alleviate this visit their happy hour Mon-Fri 4-6pm. During these two hours enjoy discounted falafel…
1004 N Killingsworth St, Portland
For a gal who barely can tell a root beer from all the other kinds of beer this was a very comfortable and educational bar to explore, taste and expand my "beer" repertoire. Super…
714 N Killingsworth St, Portland
Nothing beats wandering into this warm and cozy restaurant from the Portland rain for some hot and tasty pho. Nothing.
5202 N Albina Ave, Portland
Love the breakfast burritos and honey pie at this super-sweet Albina cafe decked out with houseplants, spinning records, fresh baked goods, and tiny tables packed with satisfied…
833 N Killingsworth St, Portland
The soups, along with almost anything on the specials board are killer. The owners work daily, serving up a vast menu of Thai favorites.
5128 N Albina, Portland
Its location within a bar desert, makes it a great watering hole to meet people from the 'hood.
1006 N Killingsworth St, Portland
Stalwart of PDX's DIY coffee culture. Keith Miller’s café and micro-roastery offer a space that's minimalist but cozy, with a knowledgeable staff, local art, and truly great…
South Paw Deli. Enhancing basic sandwiches such has ham, turkey or tuna fish with additions including pesto, smoked gouda and garlic mayo makes this quaint sandwich shop a go-to option for hunger pangs between classes.… read more
Saraveza. For a gal who barely can tell a root beer from all the other kinds of beer this was a very comfortable and educational bar to explore, taste and expand my "beer" repertoire. Super friendly staff, very knowledgeable and from what I gathered a very stellar selection of beers to learn from. The event I was attending there was large so "Bad Habit" their rental event space next door was open and it certainly would make a great venue for birthday party or any other fun event you happen to be planning!… read more