Portland, Oregon 2021-09-13 20:46:21 –
The Beaverton Downtown Association wants people to welcome new restaurants in the area
Portland, Oregon (KOIN) — As you stroll downtown Beaverton, you’ll notice new restaurants and breweries spawning to the left and right. At one event, we want to attract people to local cuisine.
Beaverton Restaurant Week Is an annual event organized by the Beaverton Downtown Association and the Beaverton City Hall to showcase a variety of dishes and increase traffic to the area. This year, 35 independent restaurants such as Bootleggers Whisky Bar and Brickhaus Coffee will be attending the event.
Kevin Teater, executive director of BDA, said it was important to support the restaurant during this time.
“There are still some great places to invest in this community because they believe it too, and we hope this is a home for them,” Theater said. rice field.
This year, some restaurants offer front-line workers a 10% discount.
Owned Carina Comer Carina’s Bakery One of the participating restaurants in downtown Beaverton. Comer offers discounts to essential workers because they said they deserve to acknowledge their diligence.
“We’ve all worked hard, but it’s important to show that, especially since hospital workers are working very hard,” she said.
Comer’s Bakery offers a vegan treat to the community. She will have a special item on the Beaverton Restaurant Week menu called an autumn-themed ice cream sandwich.
When Comer first started her business, she said it was difficult to get to the ground, but the event helped her get started. She added that she was grateful that she “invited the community and people had a little fun and showed support for other restaurants still here.”
According to the BDA, about 13 restaurants have opened in downtown Beaverton since the outbreak of the pandemic, despite COVID-19 permanently closing some restaurants.
More restaurants will open next month, according to Teater.
“This is an opportunity to celebrate and experience the community ties we always have over food and drink,” he added.
Beaverton Restaurant Week begins on September 23rd and ends on October 3rd.
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