3017 SE Milwaukie Blvd. Portland OR 97202
Active since the 1920s, this east side venue is known for attracting a wide variety of well known acts.
Alberta Rose Theater
3000 NE Alberta St. Portland OR 97211
Historic theater features eclectic mix of live music, performance art, and film.
Bradford's On Halsey
10346 NE Halsey St Portland OR 97220
1338 NW Hoyt St Portland OR 97209
Pearl District lounge/sports bar with a VIP loft area.
Clyde's Prime Rib
Specifically: Jazz / Blues / R&B / Funk / Soul / Every Night
5474 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland OR 97213
The big "PRIME RIB" sign on this retro Sandy Blvd steakhouse is all the info you need to know.
Corkscrew Wine Bar
1665 SE Bybee Blvd Portland or 97202
1332 W Burnside St. Portland OR 97205
Even if you hate'em, the McBros have a great downtown music venue.
Specifically: DJs Thur-Sat
8440 N Interstate Ave. Portland OR 97217
Naked ladies, can I say more.
350 W. Burnside St. Portland OR 97204
Classic Portland Bar.
Specifically: Varies / See Website For Details
34 NW 3rd Ave Portland OR 97209
Rock/urban cowboy themed bar is neither a tavern nor a rock bar, teeming with suburban 20 somethings eager to swap DNA and exotic diseases.
6821 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy Portland OR 97225
Irish pub with live music 6 nights a week and 59! taps.
Duke's Country Bar & Grill
14601 SE Division Portland OR 97236
Country bar complete with a mechanical bull brought to you by CEG.
5836 SE 92nd Ave Portland OR 97266
divey neighborhood bar in the corner of the universe: Lents.
2126 SW Halsey St Troutdale OR 97060
Popular McMenamins destination for live music and weddings. Two golf courses, several pubs, movie theater, a soaking pool, two restaurants and a hotel. Sheesh!
Fifteenth Avenue Hophouse
Specifically: every now and then
1517 NE Brazee St Portland OR 97212
Specifically: Funk / Soul / Jazz / Bluegrass / Jam Bands / Open Mic / Open Mic Mondays
2845 SE Stark St. Portland OR 97214
Split into 2 separate areas: upstairs pool hall & an downstairs funk-tified dancing kind of place.
Greek Village Tavern
301 NW Murray Blvd Portland OR 97229
More of a bar than a Greek restaurant.
Hawthorne Theatre Lounge
1507 SE 39th Ave. Portland OR 97214
The drinking side of Hawthorne Theatre, where all ages shows will not affect your sobriety.
Specifically: Alt / Indie / Electronic / Hip-hop
1001 SE Morrison St. Portland OR 97214
Pretty much only open during events. Runs the gamut of live music, DJs, cartoon breakfasts and gay dance parties. Oh, and hipsters galore clog the sidewalk while waiting for admission or smoking.
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.
Jimmy's Bar & Grill
3017 SW Multnomah Blvd. Portland OR 97219
1340 SE 12th Ave. Portland OR 97214
Sports bar and dive in uber-hipster zone. Expect a very mixed crowd.
Specifically: Celtic / Nightly / 9pm
112 SW 2nd Ave Portland OR 97204
Perfect for when you and 300 other amateur hour weekend warriors simply must have an authentically Americanized Irish bar experience...
Specifically: Rock / Punk / Alt-Country / Rockabilly / Nightly In The Knife Shop
426 SW Washington St Portland OR 97204
Stopping in for a drink in this downtown watering hole is a minor date with history...at 100+ years it is one of the oldest continually operating bars in PDX.
Kit Kat Club
231 SW Ankeny Portland OR 97204
Formerly Ted's/Berbati's Pan
Leisure Public House
Specifically: Monday / Accoustic
8002 N Lombard St. Portland OR 97203
A neighborhood bar for sure, though slightly higher end. Patio mecca with concrete ping-pong table, bocce court, etc.
352 B Ave Lake Oswego OR 97034
Irish pub in Lake Oswego featuring organic produce and monthly "Meet the Brewer" nights.
65 SW Yamhill St Portland OR 97204
"Irish" bar with good food and the largest wall of liquor in Portland.
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.
Produce Row Cafe
204 SE Oak St Portland OR 97214
The working man's bar with 24 taps, a huge patio and occasional live music.
Specifically: Acoustic / Sundays
7424 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy Beaverton OR 97225
Family friendly restaurant and brewpub brought to you by the creator of the Oregon Brewers Festival. Also home to Cascade Brewing.
5301 NE Portland Hwy Portland OR 97218
Out of the Way Rock Bar
11921 SE 22nd Ave Portland OR 97222
Pool hall and music venue with pinball, golden tee and daily shot specials located in Milwaukie.
Rock Bottom Brewery
210 SW Morrison St Portland OR 97204
Run of the mill national microbrewery chain with average food and less than desirable beer. You won't find many true locals here (read - popular with the suburbanites and tourists).
Rock Creek Tavern
10000 NW Old Cornelius Pass Rd Hillsboro OR 97124
Yet another McMenamins, this time in Hillsboro.
10 NW 6th Ave. Portland OR 97209
1300 person capacity live music venue in the heart of downtown.
Slim's Restaurant & Lounge
Specifically: Thursdays / Fridays / Saturdays / Sundays / Open Mic Open Mic Tuesdays
8635 N Lombard St Portland OR 97203
Dive bar in St Johns with a huge menu and live music usually of the acoustic vein.
36 N Russell St Portland OR 97227
Family owned bar with decor from the 70's. Closes early.
Specifically: Fridays / Saturdays
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.
St. John's Pub
8203 N Ivanhoe St. Portland OR 97203
Yet another McMenamins outlet with a movie theater.
3728 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR Portland OR 97232
New location on Sandy. Nice little Sandy rock/art bar with loud shows.
The Old Shucking Room (Dan & Louis's)
Specifically: Thursdays / songwriter Night / Fridays / Saturdays
208 SW Ankeny St. Portland OR 97204
Small all wooden lounge attached to Dan and Louis Oyster Bar, open since 1907!
Specifically: SundaySunday 4pm / Flamenco Guitar
1309 NW Hoyt St Portland OR 97209
Nice Old-school Pearl District restaurant with a large bar area and porch/street seating. Perfect for scenesters on First Thursday.
3120 N Williams Ave. 97227
More of a cafe than a bar, but they have live music, film nights and readings.
Thirsty Lion Pub
71 SW 2nd Ave Portland OR 97204
"British" themed nightclub by CEG.
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Specifically: 1-4 nights weekly
8 NE Killingsworth St portland or 97211
Turn! Turn! Turn! Has six carefully selected rotating beers and ciders on tap, a full bar and super tasty culinary concoctions. You’ll find records, CDs, books, zines, hi-fi, low-fi, vintage fashions and a variety of other delights. Check out our calendar for a list of live music, Blazer games and other entertainment opportunities.
Specifically: Rock / Indie / Accoustic / DJ
232 SW Ankeny St. Portland OR 97204
Cozy and comfortable downtown joint that feels like a living room, with two floors to throw back a cheap PBR can or a nice cocktail.
White Owl Social Club
1305 SE 8th Ave Portland OR 97214
Former Plan B space with a few upgrades.
World Famous Kenton Club
Specifically: Alt-country / Rock / Punk
2025 N Kilpatrick St. Portland OR 97217
Excellent NoPo dive with gruff but lovable service, colorful regulars, and frequent alt-country/rock acts.