Lisa Schroeder at Mother's Bistro & Bar


Mother, grandmother, chef, restaurateur and author devoted to providing better-than-authentic renditions of traditional home-cooked dishes


  • Businesswoman of the Year
    Portland Business Journal
  • Chef/Restaurateur Award of Excellence
    International Association of Culinary Professionals
  • Restaurant of the Year
    Willamette Week
  • America’s Top Restaurant Bargains
    Food & Wine
  • Author
    Mother's Best Cookbook

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Behind the Scenes

Chef Lisa Schroeder reviews  at
"Today's special sandwich is a Croque Madame! A traditional French café sandwich, grilled on country bread, with shaved ham, mornay sauce, melted swiss cheese and a sunny side up egg, served with balsamic dressed greens! 💥 #portland #pdx #pdxeats #croquemadame #mothersbistro"
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