Nonna Welcomes May Picard
Nonna welcomes May Picard on Wednesday 2/24 from 6-9pm. Stop by for food, drinks, dinner or even dessert and soak up some tunes!
Fall Family Happy Hours At Nonna & Yakuza
Happy fall from Nonna and Yakuza! A ton of pumpkins have been picked and we're inviting you to come paint them! Join us for our fall Bar and Kids Happy Hour, now available thru November. Purchase a $3 raffle ticket in exchange for a pumpkin to paint, and the chance to win up to 6 gift certificates. We welcome you to spend the month making spooky crafts and long lasting memories with your kids! Nonna Happy Hour Tuesday–Saturday from 4–6pm Veggie of the Day $4 Kid Salad $4 Spaghetti w/ butter, cheese or marinera $4 Bambino Meatballs $4 Squash Fries $4 Bambino Cutlet $5 Nonna Bambino Board $6 Bambino Burger $7 Yakuza Happy Hour Wednesday–Sunday from 5–7pm Edamame $2 Avocado Slices $2 Sushi Rice $2 Pumpkin Spice Sesame Rice Balls $4 Black Heirloom Popcorn $5 Salmon $6 Chicken "Black Cat" Katsu $6 Kids Kuza Burger $8
Celebrate the Holiday’s with us!
Believe it or not, the holidays are right around the corner. Did you know you can host your holiday party at Yakuza? Our space fits up to 75 seated and 100 standing, and is great if you're looking for a place to be social, mingle and enjoy friends and family style appetizers as well as beer, wine and spirits. We are happy to customize our space and menu to what you're looking for. Book your party before 10/31/15 and get 15% off, book before 11/30/15 and get 5% off! Contact us today to make your reservation: firstname.lastname@example.org
5th Annual Block Party
Bigger and better than ever, the 5th Annual Fox Chase Neighborhood Block Party is coming to NE 30th and Killingsworth. A fun event for the whole family, we can dance in the streets and sample the amazing flavors of this unique corner of Portland. The Block Party features complimentary tastings from neighborhood restaurants, food and cocktail vendors, activities for the kids and live music by Trashcan Joe, Broad Stroke, and Oleada.
Monday, August 31st from 5 – 10pmParticipating neighborhood businesses include: Yakuza, Nonna, DOC, Autentica Mexican Cuisine, Cocotte, The People’s Yoga, Expatriate, Roots and Wilder Bar Café. Plus, the Kuza Burger Kart will have burgers for sale and Nonna will be serving up ices and creams. Guest bartender Angel Teta will be mixing specialty cocktails at Yakuza. Special guest vendors include: Pitch Dark Chocolate, Jacobsen Salt, Thomas & Sons Distillery, Angel's Envy, Portland Creamery and Nevor Shellfish. There's something for everyone! See you Monday!
Portland’s Family-Friendliest Restaurants, Mapped
Yakuza’s known for its sexy dining room and even sexier eats, but Dayna McErlean’s kid-friendly happy hour menu also doubles down on what kids like best: If they’re still too young to be down with edamame, avocado slices, or some crunchy, honey-sesame rice balls, you can always order up chicken catsu (or “chicken fingers” in finicky kid-speak). Read Full Article
Thomas & Sons Distillery Dinner Pairing at Nonna
Join us this Thursday, August 20th for a one-of-a-kind dinner with our friends Thomas & Sons Distillery. Our menu for the evening will include dishes cooked with their liquors as well as special menu items that are paired with specialty cocktails using their liquors. Nonna will be open our regular hours 5pm – 10pm. This event is kid friendly so bring the whole family! Make a reservation today: Nonna (503) 894-9840
Burger Week Specials
To honor Portland's infamous Burger Week, we're offering our own burger specials at Yakuza, Nonna and the Dime Store all week long! If you like our already classic burgers, you'll really love these. They're only available for a limited time so get your hands on one before it's too late. Burger Week Specials for August 10 – 16 Yakuza: Quarter pound burger with local beef and greens, topped with grilled onions and fancy sauce, served with house buttered pickles - $10 Nonna: Double-decker burger stacked with provolone cheese, cilantro aioli and mixed greens, served with a pickle on the side - $11 Dime Store: Breakfast burger, cascade natural beef, topped with fried egg, cheddar and oregon brineworks pickles - $8
It's one of Portland's favorite burgers, and for a reason. Go behind the scenes to see Yakuza's #BurgerArt happen. Don’t forget to share your Million Dollar Burger recipe using #BurgerArt for a chance to win grilling gear AND be featured in a Grilling Inspiration cookbook!
The Colony & Field Day : Volksfest
The Colony & Field Day invite you to celebrate the autumn harvest at Volksfest 2013, Friday October 18th - 20th. A three- day food and spirits gathering to benefit Urban Gleaners PORTLAND, OR – October 18-20, 2013- The Colony in St. Johns will kick off a 3- Day autumn harvest festival in North Portland the weekend of October 18 to 20th, 2013. The event starts the evening of Friday, October 18th,from 5:00pm - 9:00pm with a Happy Hour Bar featuring Occidental Brewing & Union Wine Co. plus live-music around the Picker’s Bonfire Circle. Stick around and shake off the evening’s chill as DJs lay down beats in The Colony Ballroom until midnight. Saturday, October 19th, will begin at 11:00 am under the heated Party Place Harvest Tent, with Tastebud’s fresh bagels and warm mulled cider from The Colony Bar. Family Fun is featured mid-day with a Pumpkin Carving Contest starting at 12 noon with judging at 3:00 pm. Fantastic food is the order of the day with Tastebud’s crisp garden salads and famous pizza’s from their wood-fired oven and flame-broiled burgers from the Kuza Burger Kart plus Portland’s favorite, Salt & Straw ice cream, will be scooping from 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm. There will be live music Saturday afternoon under the tent’s Hay Bale Stage and on the Colony’s Ballroom Dance Floor throughout the night with sets from 10 bands: Bad Assets, Power of County, The Darlin’ Brothers, Trask River Redemption, The Gam, Damn Family, East Coast Dave, The Redeemed & Sing Sing Kill. On Sunday, October 20th, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm it’s Field Day Feast’s Griddle Cake & Sausage Breakfast, featuring the Hot Monkey Bloody Mary Bar sponsored by New Deal Distillery. A percentage of bar sales will be going to our friends at Urban Gleaners. Urban Gleaners helps alleviate hunger by collecting edible, surplus food and distributing it to agencies that feed the hungry. Family Fun continues Sunday from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm with the Scariest Scarecrow Building Contest where imaginations run wild to keep those Halloween ghosts away. Giving: In the spirit of harvesting the last of the season’s bounty, we are reaching out to the community to bring their excess produce from their gardens (plus any canned goods) to The Colony throughout the weekend to benefit Urban Gleaners. Stay Up To Date on the upcoming festivities by join the FACEBOOK Events Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1391205167779724/ THE COLONY 7525 N RICHMOND AVE. SAINT JOHNS, OREGON 97203 503.939.2949 | www.thecolonystjohns.com