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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
Portland
Food
Feel
Price
6.4
8.5
$25
An unsung beer hero, with some of the best craft brews in the city

Since Portland’s Green Dragon Bistro and Brewpub opened in 2007, it has become an integral part of the craft beer scene, serving a steadily changing menu of beers on 19 taps. The space is divided into a small restaurant side and a large converted warehouse. In the warehouse, there are two bars—a main bar and a secondary bar that’s used for the pub’s frequent special events. The bar space also hosts a shuffleboard table and several well-maintained pinball machines. Brewing operations have recently commenced,… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
Portland
Food
Feel
Price
8.7
5.0
$15
A hidden gem whose authentic stews and noodle dishes are as transportive as the strange digs

Formerly known as Umma’s, Spring Restaurant is the Holy Grail of gastroventurists, that ultimate hidden gem concealed inside an Asian supermarket. This Korean dive is in a humble alcove at the top of Pal-do market, staffed by fairly crabby folks who might prefer watching their TV show to making your dining experience all you dreamed of. If you catch them on a good day, though, they might hover over you, showing you how to mix and match certain sauces and… [More]