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The August Hit List: Lazy Susan, Aviv, Taqueria Los Punales, Malka, and More


As Portland restaurants discover the best ways to serve their diners, many are experimenting with a combination of outdoor dining, takeout, and delivery — taking over former parking spaces, for instance to create mini-patios. And, improbably, there have been openings, too, including a new spot from the minds behind Langbaan and Le Pigeon. From Lowcountry cooking and oysters to a Northwest twist on deep dish, here’s our latest Hit List, for cautiously going out to dinner again in the height of summer.

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