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Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 11:48 amUnique venue: Hilltop 1892. I was drawn to the space….a hilltop home built in 1892 but one that has been a restaurant for several decades. When I arrive things were not quite right. I had a reservation but the staff at the check in desk seemed a......
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Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 08:48 pmBeer by the Lake: Magnuson Cafe & Brewery. Finally a place to eat in Magnuson Park. Since that is the case, it can be busy, especially on a nice afternoon. The space is very open…..basically almost exclusively alfresco. Since Magnuson used to be Sand Point Naval Air Station, the space......
Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 02:25 pmJust what I needed: Braddah Chic’s Off the beaten path….way off. Discovered this place while doing the West Maui loop on my bike and since I badly needed something cold this made it the perfect stop. Perched high on a cliff overlooking the ocean the views can’t......
Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:11 pmDinner for 20: Top of the Market. Back in SD for a meeting and this was the choice for the group. I always hesitate a bit in reviewing spots where the experience is fixed……I’m not ordering from the main menu. That was the case this visit so......
Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:18 pmTop 10 tasting room: Mt Hood Winery. The wines are acceptable but the views……outrageous! Very large tasting room with vaulted ceilings and floor to ceiling windows but the place to have your tasting…….the patio. The views from that vantage of Mt Hood in the near distance and overlooking the......
Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:23 pmDinner with amazing views: Departure. Go here if for no other reason but the views from this restaurant located on the 15th floor of the Nines Hotel in downtown Portland. To the east is the Willamette River and to the west, the Pearl District. I usually am......