When Jeremy Brown's wife was expecting her second child, the couple realized their small house wasn't going to fit a family of four. Upon moving to a 5-acre fixer upper outside Battle Ground, the pair raised their kids as Jeremy nurtured another project: using those acres to create his own winery.
Since starting with his quaint, Tuscan-inspired tasting room, Jeremy has expanded his grounds to include several large patios and a wood-fired oven in the kitchen, where chefs prepare pizzas and small plates. Live musicians grace Rusty Grape Vineyard's stage Wednesday–Saturday, adding soothing tunes that complement the tasting room's draft beers and rotating selection of wine by the glass and bottle. Available pours might include a 2011 riesling or a complex red wine whose hints of cranberry give way to an oatmeal-cookie finish.
For good times and great food, head on over to Longview's Porky's Cafe and Lounge.
If you re sick of counting calories, the absence of low-fat food on Porky's Cafe and Lounge s menu is sure to appease your taste buds for a day.
Order a bottle for the table if you like — Porky's Cafe and Lounge has a full bar stocked with the best wine, beer, and more.
Don't miss out on the great happy hour deals at Porky's Cafe and Lounge.
Porky's Cafe and Lounge is a prime location to dine with a group.
Musical groups often perform live and DJs are common here, too.
Music lovers can enjoy live performances at Porky's Cafe and Lounge as well.
Music lovers will appreciate Porky's Cafe and Lounge's freshly mixed tunes spun by live DJs.
The restaurant can fill to capacity on the weekends, so don't forget to call ahead to reserve your table.
Enjoy the vibe here with a business casual dress code.
You can also grab your food to go.
Can't get enough of Porky's Cafe and Lounge's tasty dishes? They also offer a catering service for parties and events.
Drivers can access the parking lot next door.
The super-affordable fare at Porky's Cafe and Lounge will definitely make your budget happy too — prices are almost always under $15.
At Porky's Cafe and Lounge, you can pay with any major credit card.
A lovely cafe, Gather Food and Drink will charm visitors to their core.
Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — Gather Food and Drink offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond.
Perfect for after-work outings, Gather Food and Drink's happy hour is hard to beat.
Got the whole gang with you? Gather Food and Drink is a great pick for large parties.
Check email, shop online, or get the latest game scores on Gather Food and Drink's free wifi.
For those in a rush, the restaurant lets you take your food to go.
For diners who choose to drive to the restaurant, parking is readily available — the nearby lot offers optional valet, and street parking is also accessible.
Your tab at Gather Food and Drink will usually run to about $30 per guest.
Enjoy a large array of finger food at Vintage Cocktail Lounge, a local pub.
Don't expect to find any low-fat fare on Vintage Cocktail Lounge's menu — you'll need to be prepared to indulge a bit.
A night out deserves a drink to celebrate, and Vintage Cocktail Lounge has the perfect selection of beer and wine to go with your meal.
Home to one of the happiest happy hours, pop in after work for great drinks and good company.
Interested in eating out over the weekend? Keep in mind that the restaurant gets swamped on Fridays and Saturdays, and service may take longer than expected.
Prices at Vintage Cocktail Lounge are a bargain (usually less than $15 for a meal), so you'll have plenty of cash left over to treat a friend (or two).
The chain of Helium Comedy Clubs releases giggle gas from famed headliners and tomorrow's brightest stars at its Philadelphia, Portland, and Buffalo locations. In front of a tabled showroom that allows audiences a clear sightline and maximizes guffaw acoustics, a bustling calendar of familiar comic talent fills most of the week with levity, and open mic nights and standup workshops put aspiring jokesmiths higher up the comedy rung. Although the club holds guests to a two-item minimum, the menu inspires curiosity regarding maximum orders, with tempting savories such as shrimp cocktail, pulled-pork sliders, avocado and chicken paninis, and spicy potato bites with ranch dressing.
Seeking a home for her one-of-a-kind mixed drinks—including lollipop-rimmed martinis—nationally recognized mixologist Lucy opened Mint restaurant in the spring of 2001. Her acclaimed cocktails’ popularity grew so quickly that in 2003, she opened an adjacent lounge where patrons could focus on drinks such as avocado daiquiris and jalapeño-and-pineapple margaritas. Along with its selection of 40 signature cocktails, the bistro has been luring patrons in with chef Brian McElmeel’s Pan-American-style dishes, which are composed predominantly of local and organic ingredients and influences from the Pacific Northwest, Mediterranean, and Latin America.