Gerry Frank’s picks: Favorite places for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Updated Jan 09, 2019; Posted Apr 28, 2017 The Oregonian/OregonLive (Brent Wojahn/2011) Breakfast is the most important meal of the day; it sets the tone and jumpstarts your day. But, who’s to say lunch and dinner aren’t just as important. Here are some of my favorites: Mother’s Bistro & Bar (212 S.W. Stark Street, Portland; [ … ]

30 Women-Run Portland Restaurants We Love

Who run the (food) world? These ladies. By Eat Beat Team 3/20/2017 / Published in the April 2017 issue of Portland Monthly Mother’s Bistro Cookbook author and comfort-food matriarch Lisa Schroeder serves all the classics Mom used to make—that is, if your mom put smoked salmon and caramelized onions in the mac and cheese. She [ … ]

6 Ways Portland is The Best Brunch Town on Earth

By Leslie Kelly The lovely city in Oregon is known for many things, including its starring role in Portlandia. But it’s the wildly creative, ever-expanding brunch options that get my motor running south from Seattle a few times a year. Yes, the wait for a table for that weekend morning/afternoon meal can be crazy long [ … ]

With twist on the cause, Mother’s Bistro & Bar stays open for #DayWithoutImmigrants

by Jason Nguyen  /  Thursday, February 16th 2017 PORTLAND, Ore. — While most immigrants took the day off for a ‘Day Without Immigrants,’ Mother’s Bistro & Bar stayed open and plans to help fund immigrants. “Some of the people who work for me are immigrants [and] were going to strike today,” said chef and owner [ … ]

Portland’s Most Kid-Friendly Restaurants

Sticky hands, temper tantrums, and picky eaters are welcome at these 24 eateries. By Eat Beat Team 1/25/2017  /  Published in the February 2017 issue of Portland Monthly Mother’s Bistro Cookbook author and comfort-food matriarch Lisa Schroeder serves all the classics Mom used to make—that is, if your mom put smoked salmon and caramelized onions [ … ]

Top 7 Dog Friendly Restaurants in Portland, OR

19 December 2016 Here are our top 7 dog friendly restaurants in Portland, OR. Do you know any more restaurants that welcome dogs? Let us know in the comment section and we are happy to update our list 4. Mother’s Bistro & Bar 212 SW Stark St, Portland, OR, US, 97204 (503) 464-1122 mothersbistro.com  Facebook Page Homey cafe [ … ]

The 10 Best Late Breakfast And Brunch Spots In Portland, Oregon

MARCELINA MORFIN  /  UPDATED: 31 OCTOBER 2016 As the largest city in Oregon, Portland is not only thriving when it comes to arts and culture but has a booming restaurant scene as well. A foodie’s paradise, brunch is huge in this Pacific Northwest city, from farm-to-table restaurants to fast-casual cafés. From regional American to Swedish [ … ]

The foodie’s guide to seeing Portland

BY CHLOE SCHNEIDER  /  APR 06, 2016 If there’s one thing hipsters know, it’s food. Food that looks good, food that tastes fresh, food that’s sustainable, food that brings people together … you name it, those bearded, beanie-clad cycling-enthusiasts got it covered. So, it’s really no surprise that hipster mecca – Portland, Oregon – is [ … ]