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Entries Tagged as 'Japanese'

Review: Beard Papa’s (Beaverton)

April 3rd, 2012 · 1 Comment

Beard Papa’s 10500 NW Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway (Inside Uwajimaya Food Market) Beaverton, Oregon 97005 Map It! Ph: 503-924-1101 Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily Website | Facebook | Twitter | Video Lunch Money: $ Rating: I’m just going to make a modest prediction here: cream puffs are the new cupcakes! Yeah, I might be getting a […]

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Tags: $ · Bakery · Beaverton · Family Fun · Japanese · To-Go, Please

Review: Sushi Train (Tualatin)

December 14th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Sushi Train 19239 SW Martinazzi Avenue Tualatin, OR 97062 Map It! Ph: 503-885-2545 Facebook Lunch money: $$-$$$ Rating: [Note: I originally reviewed Sushi Train more than three years ago (where does the time go?), so I felt I should update everyone on one of my fave “secret” sushi spots.] I honestly have no idea how […]

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Tags: $$ · $$$ · Buffet · Chopsticks · Day Off Spot · Friendly Waitstaff · Hole-in-the-Wall · Japanese · Lunch and Shopping · Stumptown Lunch Favorite · Sushi · Teriyaki · Tualatin

Review: Boke Bowl (SE Industrial District)

December 12th, 2011 · No Comments

Boke Bowl 1028 SE Water Avenue Portland, OR 97214 Map It! Website | Twitter | Facebook | Menu Lunch money: $$-$$$ Rating: Portland has a lot of noodle options. Like, A LOT of noodle options. So when the buzz-a-thon about Boke Bowl opening their first permanent location began to spread via Twitter, I knew I […]

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Tags: $$ · $$$ · Chopsticks · Day Off Spot · First Date Place · Foodies Love It · Friendly Waitstaff · Grand Opening · Hangover Cure · Hipster-Friendly · Hot Right Now · I'm Sick! · Japanese · Lunch with Friends · Noodles · Ramen · SE · Stumptown Lunch Favorite · Trendy · Worth a Walk in the Rain

Stumptown Lunch News: Grand Openings

October 13th, 2008 · No Comments

Hello Lunch Lovers, We’ve been away for a little while; this economy has even the Lunch Lady pinching her precious lunch pennies. But we have two new lunch spot openings to report. If you are in the Pearl/Old Town area, Chez Joly has officially opened their doors. They are located at 135 NW Broadway and […]

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Tags: Bistro · Brunch for Lunch · Chopsticks · French · Grand Opening · Japanese · NW · Stumptown Lunch News · Sushi · Sushi Train · Tigard

HH Review: Dragonfish Asian Café

September 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Dragonfish Asian Café 909 SW Park Avenue Portland, Oregon 97205 503-243-5991 Map It! Rating: It’s rare that I go to sushi places where you order off the menu, as I’m a diehard sushi train fan. But the Sushi Hour at the upscale Dragonfish Asian Café is absolutely worth a visit. Sushi Hour is their version […]

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Tags: $$$ · Chinese · Chopsticks · Downtown · Friendly Waitstaff · Happy Hour · Japanese · Late Night · Liquid Lunch · Lunch and a Movie · Lunch and Shopping · Noodles · Place to Celebrate · Special Events · Stiff Drinks · Sushi · SW · Take MAX · Take the streetcar

Review: Hot Pot ‘n Sushi

September 3rd, 2008 · 2 Comments

Hot Pot ‘n Sushi 10127 NE Cascade Parkway Portland, OR 97220 503-284-6075 Rating: I had to take my boyfriend to the airport, so why not stop off for a little sushi on the way, right? We had previously spied Hot Pot ‘n Sushi on a trip to Cascade Station a few weeks prior and decided […]

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Tags: $$ · Chinese · Chopsticks · Happy Hour · Japanese · Multiple Locations · NE · Needs an Update · Noodles · Sushi · Sushi Train · Take MAX

Review: Sushi Land

August 19th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Marinepolis Sushi Land (Lloyd location) 1409 NE Weidler Street Portland, Oregon 97232 503-280-0300 Map It! Rating: There are a handful of Sushi Land locations around the metro area and they all feature the train-style conveyor belt of small sushi plates. I have now visited two of the Portland area Sushi Land restaurants. Typically I go […]

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Tags: $ · $$ · Bring the Kids · Chains · Chopsticks · Friendly Waitstaff · Japanese · Multiple Locations · NE · Seafood · Sushi · Sushi Train

Review: Sushi Train

June 16th, 2008 · 3 Comments

  Sushi Train 19239 SW Martinazzi Avenue Tualatin, OR 97062 (503) 885-2545 Map It! Rating:       Yes, gas prices are officially through the roof, so a lot of people are eating out less frequently let alone taking a relatively long drive just to eat out. But if you are a sushi fan, you might want […]

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Tags: $$ · Buffet · Chopsticks · Day Off Spot · Friendly Waitstaff · Hole-in-the-Wall · Japanese · Road Trip · Seafood · Stumptown Lunch Favorite · Sushi · Sushi Train · Teriyaki · Tualatin

Review: Kauai Island Grill

February 8th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Kauai Island Grill 811 NW Murray Boulevard Portland, OR 503-643-4820 Map It! Rating:   A little bit of Hawaii is the perfect pick-me-up during a rainy Stumptown lunch hour; so, today I trekked to the Westside to sample some tasty teriyaki treats. But Kauai Island Grill’s menu goes way beyond teriyaki, they offer traditional Hawaiian fare–where […]

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Tags: $ · $$ · Burgers · Friendly Waitstaff · Hawaiian · Hole-in-the-Wall · Japanese · Noodles · NW · Teriyaki · To-Go, Please

Review: Sushi Ichiban (formerly Takahashi)

January 14th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Sushi Ichiban (formerly Sushi Takahashi) 24 NW Broadway Portland, OR 503-224-3417 Map It! Rating: If you ever decide to all gonzo and try to stalk the Lunch Lady, there is one surefire place you can find me: Saturday at lunchtime at Sushi Takahashi on Broadway. But you’ll have to look hard because I’ll probably be camouflaged […]

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Tags: $ · $$ · Buffet · Chopsticks · Hangover Cure · Hipster-Friendly · Japanese · Neighborhood Haunts · Noodles · Old Town/Chinatown · People-Watching · Seafood · Stumptown Lunch Favorite · Sushi · Sushi Train

Review: Todai Sushi and Seafood Buffet CLOSED

January 12th, 2008 · No Comments

Todai Sushi and Seafood Buffet (Inside Pioneer Place) 340 SW Morrison Street, 4th Floor Portland, OR 97204 503-294-0007 Map It! Rating: It’s not everyday I get to enjoy endless sushi, salads, noodles, teriyaki chicken, multiple desserts and more all in one place! So I was extremely excited to try Todai—I actually skipped dinner the night […]

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Tags: $$$$ · Buffet · Chains · Chinese · Chopsticks · Downtown · Family Fun · First Date Place · Japanese · Lunch with Friends · Noodles · Place to Celebrate · Salads · Seafood · Splurge · Sushi · Take MAX · Take the Out-of-Towners