Alana DaoPortland Writer
Alana Dao is a writer and restaurant professional. Her writing has covered everything from Jell-o jigglers to the migrant blueberry workers in Downeast Maine. Originally from Texas, she currently lives in Portland, Maine with her family and tuxedo cat Bok Choy.
The best places to eat. Plus, where to stay.
Terlingua is a Tex-Mex barbecue spot in East Bayside that we really like.
Kuno is a Southeast Asian spot in Bayside with great food and equally awesome cocktails.
Yosaku is a Japanese spot near the Old Port with some of the best sushi in Portland.
Quiero Cafe is a counter-service Latin spot in Parkside with great empanadas and sandwiches.
Hot Suppa is a Southern spot in Parkside that’s great for breakfast and brunch.