4th Down Bar & Grill
424 SW 4th Ave. Portland OR 97204
Sports bar in downtown.
Specifically: Every Night
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.
3357 SE Belmont St. Portland OR 97214
Much more than just your average sports bar. This place has a bit to offer for everyone. From karaoke and trivia to pool and pinball. round it out with 25 beers on tap and you've got a good bar.
Blackwell's Grubsteak Grill
1815 NE 41st Ave. Portland OR 97212
Cash only dive in the Hollywood district.
Candlelight Restaurant & Lounge
Specifically: Friday / Saturday
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)
219 NW Davis St. Portland OR 97209
On a scale of 1-10, 1 being there may be some gays holding hands here, and 10 being you will definitely see naked gay boys, this is an 11.
Specifically: Friday / Saturday / 9pm
1939 SW 6th Ave. Portland OR 97201
Right next to PSU, this would be downtown's Animal House, if, say, there were actually a university in Portland that had said fraternities.
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.
Chopsticks III: The How Can Be Lounge
535 NE Columbia Blvd Portland OR 97217
Out of the way karaoke bar with no crowds
5836 SE 92nd Ave Portland OR 97266
divey neighborhood bar in the corner of the universe: Lents.
Goose Hollow Inn
1927 SW Jefferson St Portland OR 97201
Nice neighborhood joint known for its Reuben and that Bud Clark's family still owns and operates it.
Greek Village Tavern
301 NW Murray Blvd Portland OR 97229
More of a bar than a Greek restaurant.
Hing's Happy Lounge
517 Main St Oregon City OR 97045
207 SE 12th Ave Portland OR 97214
This staple portland bar war had new life breathed into it when new owners took over. It has since somehow been made considerably better than its predecessor and has become one of the best vegan/vegetarian friendly bar/restaurants in Portland.
Specifically: Thursday / 8:30pm
2050 SW Morrison St. Portland OR 97205
Completely ordinary Mexican restaurant/bar with no real discerning qualities, other than the clientele's perplexed stares at Ella St. Social Club patrons across the st.
417 SE 80th Ave Portland OR 97215
Perhaps too divey even for the skater/rocker crowd at Roscoe's, Montavilla Station's respiteful down-market confines serve its purpose with unintentional perfection.
2305 N Lombard St. Portland OR 97217
Cash only North Portland dive. You have been warned.
9656 SW Barbur Blvd. Portland OR 97219
12525 SE Powell Blvd. Portland OR 97236
The slow muttering daytime geriatrics transitions into the mile-a-minute prattling of the night time tweakers, and somewhere your brain explodes, gray matter found in the Airstream smoking trailer.
Penguin Pub & Eatery
Specifically: Thursday / Friday / Saturday / 8pm
8117 SE 17th Ave Portland OR 97202
Historic little antarctic themed joined is about the best thing the far reaches of Sellwood has going for it.
Specifically: Thursday / Friday / Saturday
7505 N Lombard St. Portland OR 97203
Surreal, woodsy, owl themed joint, with off-kilter regulars, and staff to boot, ergo, a must on any St. Johns crawl.
Pink Feather Restaurant & Lounge
Specifically: Friday / Saturday
14154 SE Division St. Portland OR 97236
If kitsch had volume, this one is turned up to 11. Family restaurant style dive serves up some of the stiffer drinks east of 82nd.
Red's Bar & Grill
7015 SE Foster Rd 97206
Cozy neighborhood joint that serves breakfast on the weekends. Bloody Mary bar!
6910 N Interstate Ave. Portland OR 97217
4822 SE Division St. Portland OR 97206
Divey sports bar on SE Division.
Specifically: Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / 9pm
4830 NE 42nd Ave Portland OR 97218
Huge bar with many cheap specials throughout the day and a wide variety of entertainment at night including bingo, karaoke, movies and live music.
8590 SW Hall Blvd Beaverton OR 97008
Typical sports bar with karaoke owned by the people who brought us Jolly Roger.
Specifically: Stag Karaoke M & W 9pm
317 NW Broadway portland or 97209
Gay bar, with karaoke through the week, and drag brunch on the weekends. Their Annex bar has pool table. $3 cover Fri & Sat after 9:30pm
Tartan and Thistle
2105 SE Washington St. Milwaukie OR 97222
Scottish themed bar in Milwaukie with a Queer night on Wednesdays.
3728 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR Portland OR 97232
New location on Sandy. Nice little Sandy rock/art bar with loud shows.
Tik Tok on 82nd
3330 SE 82nd Ave Portland OR 97226
It's the Tik Tok. On 82nd.
3805 SE 52nd Ave Portland OR 97206
Lower Foster Karaoke and Darts Paradise
909 E Burnside St Portland OR 97214
Bohemeth Karaoke joint mixed in with some DJ nights.
1125 NE 82nd Ave Portland OR 97220
Dive bar within a Vietnamese restaurant.
6106 SE King Rd Milwaukie OR 97222
8800 N Lombard St Portland OR 97203
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