There isn’t any cryptic meaning behind Five Fifty-Five’s name; the popular restaurant is, after all, located at 555 Congress St. There is no mystery, either, as to why the upscale eatery is a favorite of many. Savory menu offerings, plus an extensive wine list, renowned personal service and,…

There are few food pairs more satisfying than French fries and a milkshake, and Duckfat, located at 43 Middle St., is the Holy Grail of this combo. The eatery is the brainchild of Nancy Pugh and Rob Evans, one of Portland’s culinary power couples. Since 2005, Duckfat has been putting smiles …

If you’re looking for your average California roll, don’t expect to find it at Miyake. The popular 468 Fore St. restaurant doesn’t serve the highly Americanized fare or, for that matter, anything average. What you will find at Miyake is an impressive array of fresh washoku (traditional Japan…