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Eat your way through 2011 at these 11 places not to miss

While new restaurants intrigue food critics and patrons alike, it's the tried-and-true, the places that have established themselves as mainstays in Portland, that shouldn't be forgotten in all the hype.
Screw resolutions
By LEISCHEN STELTER  |  January 07, 2011

The kids are all-write

Recently I spoke to a group of aspiring food writers attending the Young Authors camp at the Telling Room. I don't know about them, but I learned some things.
Telling Room young authors take on Portland's food scene
By BRIAN DUFF  |  August 13, 2010

Gourmet kitchen

The gourmet recreation of classic deli cuisine, recently identified as a movement in the national media, has made an ambiguous appearance here in Portland in the form of Nosh Kitchen Bar.
Nosh satisfies with answers to many questions
By BRIAN DUFF  |  April 23, 2010
Duckfat food list photo 3/10/06

Rich but not bright

Since Duckfat opened about a year ago, the new venture of Rob Evans and Nancy Pugh has done a hopping lunch business, but many fewer people seem to visit in the evening.
Duckfat's new dinner specials under-whelm
By BRIAN DUFF  |  March 08, 2006