La Provence

I went to Paris for breakfast last Saturday. Or at least it tasted and felt like I did. Discover a little bit of Paris right here in Portland at La Provence. Thanks to blog reader Amber who raved about La Provence!  She commented, "If you truly want the most amazing breakfast in the Portland area YOU HAVE GOT TO TRY La Provence Bakery and … [Read more...]

Besaw’s Cafe

 Besaw's Cafe  has been a Portland institution since 1903. Originally the home of Portland's first beer parlor and gambling hall Besaw's cafe quickly became the most popular meeting place in the neighborhood, with a reputation for a pleasant drink, a scrumptious meal and lively conversation. More than 100 years later that is still … [Read more...]

Screen Door

Our second week of searching for Portland's best breakfast took us to Screen Door located at SE 24th and Burnside.  Screen Door is a "Celebration of Southern Cuisine." Screen Door is open for dinner seven days a week but only open for brunch on the weekend. They don't open until 9 a.m. as they technically serve brunch not breakfast.  When … [Read more...]