Life of Pie

We are big pizza fans at our house and in fact if I had to choose one food to eat for the rest of my life it would definitely be pizza.  We love checking out all the yummy  pizza places in Portland.  We were going out with some friends to celebrate my birthday and I was in the mood for pizza.  It was my birthday so I got to choose! When I did a … [Read more...]

Rovente Pizzeria

The Tanasbourne location is now closed but there are locations in the Portland area.  Check their website. It's been a while since we visited a local pizza place so we decided to check out Rovente Pizzeria's newest location at the Streets of Tanasbourne (located off of Cornell and NW 185th) A local pizza chain, Rovente has two other … [Read more...]

Marzano’s}Oregon Coast

OK, so this pizza place isn't exactly local.  You will have to drive a little ways to visit it but it's worth the drive! Next time you are enjoying a day or a weekend at the Oregon Coast head on down to Manzanita (my favorite Oregon beach town), just 15 minutes south of Cannon Beach for a visit to the local pizza place in town - Marzano's.  In … [Read more...]

American Dream Pizza

4620 NE Glisan St  Portland American Dream Pizza is located across the street from Providence Hospital in SE Portland and has been around for as long as I've lived in Portland which is over 23 years.  If you find yourself in the area or anywhere near Laurelhurst/Hawthorne areas you will want to stop in.  It is even worth a special drive over … [Read more...]

Mississippi Pizza

3552 North Mississippi Ave Portland Whether you are looking for a great date night or a family outing on a rainy Saturday, Mississippi Pizza will not disappoint.  Started by a husband/wife team eight years ago Mississippi Pizza is one of North East Portland's local gems.  A place only the locals know about and known for their signature gluten … [Read more...]

Ken’s Artisan Pizza

Ken's Artisan Pizza located at 304 SE 28th Avenue, just off Burnside is a result of the popular Monday pizza nights at Ken's Artisan Bakeryin Northwest Portland.  Because of their success Ken decided to open up a seperate pizza restaurant where Portland could find his pizza every Tuesday through Saturday evening.  They are open 5 p.m. to 10 … [Read more...]

Escape from New York Pizza

Today's post is the first in a series.  We are going to highlight some of our favorite pizza spots in the Portland area. Today we want to introduce you to Escape from New York Pizza - Leigh Anne's personal favorite. Escape from New York Pizza is located at 622 NW 23rd.  It is a perfect place to stop for lunch during your shopping adventures … [Read more...]