Bare Bones Bar
2900 SE Belmont St. Portland OR 97214
Friendly Belmont bar with stiff drinks and a killer jukebox.
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.
2715 NE Alberta St. Portland OR 97211
Tiny, ultra friendly Alberta bar with roll up garage door and sidewalk seating.
8560 SE Division Portland OR 97266
Caldera Public House
6031 SE Stark St. Portland OR 97215
Bright little Tabor side neighborhood bar. So easily off the beaten path.
6504 SE Foster Rd. Portland OR 97206
Charming neighborhood bar serving up Hawaiian styled food.
Dilly's Bar & Grill
2002 SE Division St. Portland OR 97202
SE Clinton neighborhood dive.
Falls View Tavern
100 S McLoughlin Blvd Oregon City Or 97045
23 A Ave Lake Oswego OR 97034
435 N. Killingsworth St. Portland OR 97217
Great local bar for weekdays or weekends.
Fulton Street Pub
618 SW Nebraska St Portland OR 97239
Another McMenamins, this one in John's Landing. Also the home to the creation of Hammerhead Ale.
Garagiste Wine Bar
1225 N Killingsworth St portland or 97217
Hand-made wine produced in North Portland from Oregon grapes. Now served at GaragistePDX, the Overlook neighborhood's newest hangout. Wine/Food/Beer/Cake!
Gladstone Street Pub
3737 SE Gladstone St. Portland OR 97202
One of the best places to play Cornhole in town!
15 SE 28th Ave. Portland OR 97214
Old fashioned bar & grill with a sweet outdoor patio.
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.
Hutch on Holgate
4515 SE 41st St. Portland OR 97202
Alas, HoH is now closed.
Rustic sister bar of the Hutch Tavern, with a fanstatic mineshaft/cabin style basement.
4606 NE Glisan St. Portland OR 97213
Off the beaten path on 47th & Glisan, in it's confines you'll find off duty hospital staff, and a handful of relatively quiet regulars.
Jimmy's Bar & Grill
3017 SW Multnomah Blvd. Portland OR 97219
1332 NW 21st 97209
Great dive bar you'd find if you walked all the way to the end of NW 21st.
2809 NE Sandy Blvd. Or 97232
This place is your quintessential neighborhood bar. With 34 carefully chosen beers on tap and comfy leather chairs to recline In while watching the (insert sportsball team here) game, you'll never want to leave.
4534 SE McLoughlin Blvd. Portland OR 97202
Mexican restaurant with a surprisingly fun attached cantina, generally filled with neighborhood locals catching a 2am fajita and nightcap.
Leisure Public House
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.
Life of Riley Tavern
300 NW 10th Ave. Portland OR 97209
Not so much a dive, but as far as down to earthiness in the Pearl, the closest thing you will get aside from the Low Brow.
Lion's Eye Tavern
5919 SE 82nd Ave. Portland OR 97266
Stands-tall-with-fists, it should be called. Cleaned up dive, charming and friendly, withstands the bottom of the barrel pressures surrounding it on SE 82nd.
3536 NE MLK Jr. Blvd. Portland OR 97212
Long struggling location finally found it's pace, casual, gay friendly environment.
Lucky Horseshoe Lounge
2524 SE Clinton St. Portland OR 97202
Formerly the Workshop
4639 SE Woodstock Blvd Portland OR 97206
Iconic, freshly re-opened Woodstock dive.
417 NW 21st Ave. Portland OR 97209
Teeny tiny neighborhood wine bar for drinkers absent of uptight oenophiles and nouveau sophisticates
8727 N Lombard St. Portland OR 97203
Offensively well lit, and mauve painted, neighborhood bar in St. Johns. You can almost smell the perm chemicals.
3950 N Mississippi Ave. Portland OR 97227
Hand crafted cocktails served up with a hodge-podge collection of swamp food. Excellent happy hour.
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.
Mt. Scott Pub
6001 SE 72nd Ave. Portland OR 97206
Mt. Scott neighborhood dive through and through, heavy on the regulars, with occasional adventuring kids.
Muddy Rudder Public House
8195 SE 7th Ave. Portland OR 97202
Early closing, family friendly Sellwood pub.
5403 NE 42nd Ave. Portland OR 97218
Kind of a neighborhood family style pub, not really conducive to rambunctious drinking, but with two nearby dive bars, it's a welcome change.
Night Light Lounge
2100 SE Clinton St Portland OR 97202
Sexy as hell is one way to describe this loin-loosening box of pure atmosphere.
Nite Hawk Cafe & Lounge
6423 N Interstate Ave. Portland OR 97217
Large North Portland dive delivers as it did in it's glorious smoke filled past, albeit with a shiny new surfaces that do little to mask it's true nature.
5008 SE Division St. Portland OR 97206
Friendly neighborhood bar on a very busy corner.
6535 SE Foster Rd. Portland OR 97206
Large sized neighborhood bar that is typically never too busy with good humored service, and a unique "custom art" jukebox.
Park City Pub
8025 NE Sandy Blvd Portland Or 97213
Non-descript, but according to a Google query, much beloved.
2724 NE Pacific Portland OR 97232
Whiskey in in Zipper promenade.
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.
Peter's Bar & Grill
5701 NE Fremont St. Portland OR 97213
An often disused Northeast neighborhood sports bar, serves as an impromptu waiting room for the new Fire on The Mountain.
Pink Feather Restaurant & Lounge
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.
1101 NE Alberta St. Portland OR 97211
Swell neighborhood bar with a covered heated upstairs patio (good for smokers) and a patio with a firepit downstairs.
Red's Bar & Grill
7015 SE Foster Rd 97206
Cozy neighborhood joint that serves breakfast on the weekends. Bloody Mary bar!
Reel 'm Inn
2430 SE Division St Portland OR 97202
Long standing neighborhood dive known for its chicken and Jo-Jos and cheap prices.
7819 SW Capitol Hwy Portland OR 97219
SW dive open since 1939.
11921 SE 22nd Ave Portland OR 97222
Pool hall and music venue with pinball, golden tee and daily shot specials located in Milwaukie.
1000 SE 12th Ave. Portland OR 97214
Funky, rambling, ramshackle bar with a kick-ass patio.
8105 SE Stark St. Portland OR 97215
Local dive turned beer-centric bar complete with "Meet the Brewer" nights
1430 NE Sandy Blvd Portland OR 97232
Portland institution patronized by all walks of life. Cheap! Remodeled tastefully, think of Old hipster L.A....
Santa Fe Taqueria
831 NW 23rd Ave Portland OR 97210
Tiny bar attached to a popular Mexican restaurant on NW 23rd.
7827 SW 35th Ave Portland OR 97219
Neighborhood bar with a Chicago sports theme and free peanuts on Thursdays.
828 SE 34th Ave Portland OR 97214
A bar tucked away in the booming neighborhood of Belmont. Good food and a comfortable atmosphere make this bar a great spot to get away from the more bustling bars of belmont.
Slim's Restaurant & Lounge
8635 N Lombard St Portland OR 97203
Dive bar in St Johns with a huge menu and live music usually of the acoustic vein.
5532 SE Center St Portland OR 97206
Hipping up Foster with seasoned bartenders and a house cat.
36 N Russell St Portland OR 97227
Family owned bar with decor from the 70's. Closes early.
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.
4037 NE Cully Blvd. Portland OR 97213
Super friendly neighborhood dive, and quite possibly the cheapest drinks in town.
4915 NE Fremont St Portland OR 97213
Long standing tavern that has what some consider the best burger in Portland. Entirely bedecked in sports pennants.
3326 SE Belmont St Portland OR 97214
From the fine folks that brought you the Bye and Bye, Sweet Hereafter brings the Bye and Bye's delicious all vegan menu and sweet patio to the Southeast.
1932 NE Broadway Portland OR 97232
Quaint bar/lounge with upscale food and cocktails.
4825 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland OR 97215
Nautical/skatepark influenced sports bar in Barmuda, ably operated by seasoned industry vets.
4003 N Williams Portland or 97227
Fun wine bar from Southern Oregon planting their roots here in PDX. Live Music, wine club and tapas. Excellent service and snacks. Every Tuesday is Pizza and wine night.
The Country Cat
7937 SE Stark S Portland or 97215
More of a restaurant, but nice little spot in Montavilla.
3728 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR Portland OR 97232
New location on Sandy. Nice little Sandy rock/art bar with loud shows.
2715 SE Belmont Portland OR 97214
Though quite different from the old nest on Alberta, this bar is fantastic. 3 floors and a great patio make this bar a great place to spend your evening with cheap drinks and an eclectic crowd.
The Ram's Head
2282 NW Hoyt St Portland OR 97210
Yet another McMenamin's. This time on NW 23rd Ave.
500 SE 8th Ave Portland OR 97214
Laid back, no-frills SE local that's as popular with the warehouse workers as it is with the inner SE cool kids.
There Be Monsters
1308 SE Morrison St Portland OR 97214
Classic, strong cocktails, a lively selection of local beers and the occasional Killer Zombie.
Turn! Turn! Turn!
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.
Whelan's Irish Pub
11709 SE Division St. Portland OR 97266
New Irish Pub on the outskirts of cool Portland...a gem in the rough with live music and yummy food.
World Famous Kenton Club
2025 N Kilpatrick St. Portland OR 97217
Excellent NoPo dive with gruff but lovable service, colorful regulars, and frequent alt-country/rock acts.
5819 SE Milwaukie Blvd. Portland OR 97202
Funky Milwaukie Bar
717 NW 16th Avenue Portland OR 97209
Awesomely cozy NW dive, unofficially the Radio Cab "lounge".