Lisa Schroeder at Mother's Bistro & Bar

Bio

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

Accolades

  • 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

My Restaurants

Behind the Scenes

Chef Lisa Schroeder reviews  at post.venue.name
"We need to get together to discuss this Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie! It has peanut butter mousse layered with chocolate ganache in a peanut butter shortbread crust. Topped with toffee bits & served with caramel & dark chocolate sauces & whipped cream. . . . . . . . #dessert #pdxeats #pie #chocolate #mousse #yum #mothersbistro #pdxeats"
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From My Menu

Chef Lisa Schroeder reviews Mushroom strudel with romesco sauce, mustard cream, arugula, and lemon vinaigrette at Mother's Bistro & Bar
$$ | Breakfast/Brunch | American | Takes Reservations
Downtown
"Check out our Mixed Mushroom Strudel with local portabello, crimini and shiitake mushrooms in a flaky pastry, served with romesco sauce, stoneground mustard cream and lemon vinaigrette-dressed arugula! 🍄 #mothersbistro #mothers #pdx #portland #pdxeats #eaterpdx #foodporn #foodforthesoul #mushroomstrudel #arugula #friyay"
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Chef Lisa Schroeder reviews Salad with chicken, tomatoes, red onion, avocado, cheddar, tortilla strips, honey-lime vinaigrette, and cotija cheese at Mother's Bistro & Bar
$$ | Breakfast/Brunch | American | Takes Reservations
Downtown
"Have you tried our Mexican Chopped Salad?! Julienne romaine lettuce, grilled marinated chicken breast, tomatoes, red onion, avocado, cheddar cheese & crispy tortilla strips, tossed with honey-lime vinaigrette, topped with cotija cheese 🍴 #nomnomnom #salad #portland #pdx #pdxeats #eaterpdx #instagood #avocado #mothers #mothersbistro"
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Chef Lisa Schroeder reviews Croque madame at Mother's Bistro & Bar
$$ | Breakfast/Brunch | American | Takes Reservations
Downtown
"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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