Alex Frane

Alex Frane

Alex Frane is a freelance writer based in Portland, Oregon, who specializes in restaurants, bars, spirits and wine. He has been writing for since 2017.


In addition to his work for, Frane is a regular contributor to Eater Portland. His work has also appeared in outlets such as Condé Nast Traveler, SevenFifty Daily and Thrillist.


 Frane earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Oregon.

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