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Top bar recommendations from locals

Steakhouse
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“Fantastic happy hour on the 30th floor of a high rise. Piano entertainment, gorgeous panoramic views, classy crowd ”
  • 160 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Right smack downtown is this rooftop lounge where you’ll find the socialites of Portland flossing their fashionista vibes. The food there is solid but the spaceship ambiance is what you will remember this place by. ”
  • 112 locals recommend
Cinema
“Small local movie theater - you can enjoy dinner and drinks while relaxing in a comfy seat.”
  • 100 locals recommend
Night Club
“This place has amazing Vietnamese food and is a great place to go after a late night. The lines can get a little long on the weekends but they move fast. Happy Hour is 4:00pm-7:00pm also 12:00am to 4:00am”
  • 79 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Recently moved to a larger, newer space and the food is still excellent! If you like brunch, this is a must do!”
  • 59 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“One of our favorite brunch spots and not just because the bloody marys are served with beer chasers. The food is always great, the menu changes with the season and sitting at the window in the bar is a great spot for people watching.”
  • 43 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Best late night happy hour in the city (or at least, my favorite)! Open until midnight with a great French-inspired bistro menu, amazing wine list, and fantastic cocktails. Try the Macaroni Gratin or the burger!”
  • 34 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Very vibey bar set in an underground bunker beneath the streets of Portland. Not for those who may get claustrophobic, but a cool prohibition-like experience. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Historic and super cozy. Established in 1879, the oldest restaurant in Portland. Do not miss the Spanish coffee! ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Pub
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“extensive, expertly curated taplist. They allow outside food so grab some takeout and bring it with you to enjoy with some of Portland’s best beer offerings”
  • 21 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“wonderful spot for classic Pacific NW cuisine with a spotlight on local ingredients. Everything that comes off their wood-fired grill fueled by native hard and fruitwoods is a delight”
  • 14 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Bar, arcade, bowling, ping pong, karaoke, and great food in the top of a mall!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Lounge
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“My husband & I went there for the first time this past weekend and enjoyed it. Easy to find off Burnside on SW Broadway. Quiet, stylish, great cocktail list and good food at reasonable prices. If you like Asian food, worth a try! ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Small music venue with local and touring bands in the heart of the city center.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“A unique and amazing burger joint! Endless fries accompany all burgers and my personal fav is the Peanut Butter Pickle Bacon 🥓 an absolute must try!! Best burger in Portland.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“On the 8th floor in the Nines Hotel building - good food, beautiful light and ambience - a bit pricey”
  • 8 locals recommend