4744 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland OR 97213
Ambassador is best know for it superb nightly karaoke and delicious Chinese food. It's decor looks straight out of the 80's, even down to the Midnight Special looking stage.
3135 NE Broadway St. Portland OR 97232
Candlelight Restaurant & Lounge
7334 NE Glisan St. Portland OR 97213
Montavilla dive with cheap, stiff pours and a reputation for being just that (Not to be confused with the Candlelight downtown)
3390 NE Sandy Blvd Portland OR 97214
Portland's most beloved karaoke bar for the not so serious would be crooner. Condo onslaught forced a recent move from the old 2651 E Burnside location.
10420 SW Barbur Blvd. Portland OR 97219
835 SW 2nd Ave Portland or 97204
Popular counter-serve offering pho, banh mi & other Vietnamese favorites in a stylish setting.
1730 N Lombard St. Portland OR 97217
Dumpy little ramshackle joint with stiff'n'affordable drinks, naturally attached to a Chinese restaurant. Regular rummies 'round the bar, naturally.
222 NW 4th Ave 97209
Go for the Food
1105 NW Lovejoy St Portland OR 97209
Organic sustainable Chinese restaurant with a gluten-free menu (gluten free Chinese?!) located predictably in the Pearl.
Sungari's Dragonwell Bistro
735 SW 1st Ave Portland OR 97204
Kick-ass Chinese restaurant.
8029 SE Stark St 97215
From their website: "Please note that an izakaya is a place for adult relaxation and socializing. We do not allow children in our establishment." Score!
1125 NE 82nd Ave Portland OR 97220
Dive bar within a Vietnamese restaurant.