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Special Review: Boke Bird Dinner @ Boke Bowl

January 25th, 2012 · No Comments

Boke Bird Dinner @ Boke Bowl 1028 SE Water Avenue Portland, OR 97214 Map It! Hours: Thursday nights **ONLY** from 5 to 9:30 p.m. No reservations! Walk-in only. Menu | Twitter Rating: Dear Lunch Lady, You do know the name of this website is Stumptown Lunch, right? Why the heck are you reviewing a dinner […]

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Tags: $$$ · $$$$ · Beer · Chopsticks · Pickles · Special Events · Take the Out-of-Towners

Video: Yelp’s Party at OMSI for Game On 2.0

September 25th, 2011 · No Comments

We got invited to attend Yelp’s party at OMSI to celebrate the Game On 2.0 exhibit on Saturday, September 17. Although it was crazy-crowded, we had a great time checking out all that the museum has to offer…as well as all the yummy free snacks and (adult) beverages. Great party, OMSI and Yelp! Check out […]

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Tags: Art · Beer · Event · People-Watching · SE · Special Events · Video

Are you going to Bite?

August 9th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Ready for The Bite of Oregon this weekend? We are!! It’s our favorite summer food weekend of the year. We love to taste-test delicious tidbits from all around our beautiful state. Great food, delightful drinks, rockin’ entertainment and a fun crowd…all that, and it benefits Special Olympics Oregon! Awesome! Here are the deets: FOOD WINE/BEER […]

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Tags: Beer · Bring the Kids · Downtown · Family Fun · Festival · Liquid Lunch · People-Watching · Special Events · Stumptown Lunch Favorite · Stumptown Lunch News · SW · Take MAX · Take the Out-of-Towners · Waterfront Park · Where the Boys Are · Wine

Gallery: North American Organic Brewers Festival

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments

It’s the first official weekend of summer in PDX. The sky is clear and the sun is sparkling. What do you do? Go to a brewers festival, of course!! Luckily, the North American Organic Brewers Festival was at North Portland’s beautiful Overlook Park all weekend, so we definitely got our fix of great beer, tasty […]

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Tags: Beer · Carts · Family Fun · Festival · North · People-Watching · Special Events · Take MAX

Gallery: Wieden+Kennedy’s 13th and Farm

June 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

Today we stepped away from our desk around lunchtime and strolled over to the Pearl District for Wieden+Kennedy’s 13th and Farm event. Like a mini farmers market mixed with a block party vibe, Portlanders enjoyed the warm summer day and perused the vendors’ tasty treats, refreshing drinks, colorful flowers, pretty plants and delicious desserts. If […]

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Tags: Farmers Market · NW · Pearl District · Special Events

Stumptown Lunch News: Thanksgiving Day Dining!

November 25th, 2008 · No Comments

Last year the Lunch Lady loaded up the Honda Element with her three closest friends (and their luggage) and trekked up north for a wonderful Thanksgiving meal on the exquisite Orcas Island. This year, with the cost of, well, just about everything skyrocketing, we’re staying closer to home. So what’s a Lunch Lady to do? […]

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Tags: Mashed Potatoes · Place to Celebrate · Special Events · Splurge · Stumptown Lunch News

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

The Bite of Oregon: Day 1 Photo Gallery

August 8th, 2008 · 3 Comments

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Tags: Bring the Kids · Burgers · Downtown · Family Fun · Festival · Finger Food · Music · On the Water · People-Watching · Pizza · Special Events · Stumptown Lunch Favorite · Take MAX · Waterfront Park

Stumptown Lunch News: The Bite of Oregon

August 3rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

 Who else is super excited for the Bite of Oregon? It runs from August 8 to 10, and this year seems jam-packed with cool stuff–not to mention all the food! The Lunch Lady is going on both Friday and Saturday (follow our live Twitter coverage), then not planning to eat at all on Sunday! We […]

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Tags: Festival · Music · Special Events · Splurge · Stumptown Lunch News · Waterfront Park

Review: E-San Thai Cuisine

February 4th, 2008 · 1 Comment

E-San Thai Cuisine 133 SW Second Avenue Portland, OR 503-223-4090 Map It! Rating:       As Rachael Ray would say, Yum-o! When I stopped by E-San Thai Cuisine I was starving, so I probably would have devoured anything they put in front of me. However, the food was outstanding–so I pretty much ate until […]

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Review: The Cheesecake Factory

January 10th, 2008 · No Comments

The Cheesecake Factory (At Washington Square) 9309 SW Washington Square Road Portland, OR 503-620-1100 Map It! Rating: OK, the moniker The Cheesecake Factory is a little misleading, because this place serves WAY more than just cheesecake. In fact, for a chain restaurant, it’s some of the best food in the burbs! I try to avoid […]

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