It's an impossible list, but since you all always ask (and I "cheated"), here you go:
Happy Hour of the Year! Trader Vic's!
A historic, iconic, tiki wonderland where memories are made! :-)
See Happy Hour write-up at right. I love it, I love it, I love it!
Top Ten -- Downtown, NW, Pearl Departure -- Stellar w/roof deck! Brother bar Urban Farmer too Mama Mia -- 20 extra-delicious HH items at $2, $3, or $4 Meriwether's -- Traditional charm and a million HH combos Oba -- Low prices further lowered, and a phenomenal food fave! Piattino -- Cozy and NW-woody with the best wood-fired pizzas * Racion -- My very favorite new Happy Hour added this edition Raven & Rose -- A must: Traditional, delicious, and exceptional Ringside Fish House -- ** All three Ringsides are knocks outs! Seres -- Healthy and serene. Tons of choices. Thirst -- On the river! New sister bar, Bistro Marquee too.
Top Ten -- North, NE, and SE
Block & Tackle
La Calaca Comelona
A Few More Personal Favorites
My "Magic Formula" aside (or not), more of my fave raves.
Also, check your book for those hand-written "Favorite" notes!
Noho's Hawaiian (Fremont)
Oregon Public House
Punch Bowl Social
Saké Japanese Thai
Best of the 'Burbs
Beaverton: Thai Bloom!
Lake Oswego: Stickmen Brewery
Vancouver: Grant House and Woody's Tacos
Drink Specials 3+
$4.00 drafts; $5.00 red or white house wines
$6.00 mai tais and signature tropical cocktails
A Polynesian piece of paradise in the Pearl! Refined, tropical, tiki
elegance mixed with fun, fascination, and fire. It’s fully enchanting
and magical! Thatched ceilings and walls, bamboo and carved wooden masks
everywhere, and a social, central tiki bar with themed cocktailware.
Full walls of windows open to the street.