Masu Sushi

Ocean trout from masu sushi

Ocean Trout. This is definitely a favorite.

406 SW 13th Ave Ste 202
Portland, OR
Masu Sushi

We’ve been twice now and my review has only changed a little. I think even more highly of this place now than I did the first time. I was very impressed the first time, that’s why I came back.

For starters I love that they are open in the middle of the afternoon. Yep we showed up around 3ish the first time we went. The place was almost empty, which is how we scored the sushi counter, which is always our favorite. The hostess/server (who we have since learned is the owner) was super helpful. We aren’t seasoned sushi/sashimi eaters, but we do enjoy it. Because of that, it’s hard to know what to order. We are always very adventuresome as we know the few things we just don’t like. Don’t give me Sea Urchin, just don’t!

As we sat down we began to talk with our server and told her a few things that we liked and she began [Continue reading]

Imperial Brunch

Imperial PDX

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Pono Farms Soul Kitchen

Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict

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Signature Ramen from Yuzu

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Meat Cheese Bread

Meat Cheese Bread

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If they are on the menu I will order them. Brussel sprouts from Ecliptic Brewing. The veggies balance out the beer.

825 N Cook St, Portland, OR (503) 265-8002 Ecliptic Brewing If you have come off the Fremont bridge and looked to your left as you go onto Kerby street you can't help but see this huge brewery and it's sign. Also you will see this beer all … [Continue reading]

8 Favorite Meals of 2014

Tiffin Asha offering Portland, OR Indian snacks

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Jamison Happy Hour

Love the sweet, salty and savory flavors abounding in this flatbread

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Eggs Blackstone

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Carte Blanche Giveaway

Another amazing dish from Carte Blanche

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