Below is a list of the top and leading Bars in Portland. To help you find the best Bars located near you in Portland, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Portland’s Best Bars:
The top rated Bars in Portland, OR are:
- Hale Pele – friendly and welcoming personnel
- The Rambler – priority is comfort, quality, and, most importantly, hospitality
- Vault Cocktail Lounge – elegant atmosphere with excellent service
- Alberta Street Pub – has been a mainstay of life in Northeast
- Teardrop Lounge – serves freshly crafted libations in the heart of Portland
Hale Pele, House of the Volcano Goddes in the sea of food and cocktail culture that is Portland, is a gleaming jewel. They are proud of their outstanding traditional and contemporary exotic cocktails, which are crafted with fresh juices, quality spirits, and house-made syrups. Their delicious island-inspired small dishes made with local ingredients will excite and satisfy you.
Their friendly and welcoming personnel will make your trip to their remote atoll one to remember. But be warned no authentic Tiki adventure is complete without a little peril keep an eye out for approaching thunderstorms and scorching volcanic explosions there are many surprises waiting for you deep under Hale Pele.
Menu, Catering, Events
“ Lovely food and the bartenders work really hard on the intricate cocktail menu” – Abel D.
The Rambler is an area bar and restaurant in Portland, Oregon’s Historic Mississippi Avenue District. Their priority is comfort, quality, and, most importantly, hospitality. They’re in a renovated 1920s bungalow that retains the beauty of a family house while also offering a full bar, dog-friendly front, and rear patios, and a delicious food selection.
Monday through Thursday, they take reservations for parties of 15 or more. If you have a party of fewer than 15 people or wish to come in on a weekend, they recommend having someone arrive a little early to ensure a table. Please remember that minors are not permitted at any time. Thank you for your time, and they hope to see you again soon.
“Amazing food and service during brunch on a Sunday morning. Can’t wait to go again. Prices were reasonable, drinks arrived quickly, and the food was fresh & hot” – Kayla D.
Vault Cocktail Lounge
Vault Cocktail Lounge is thrilled to be taking over the location formerly occupied by Vault Martini Bar. Vault Martini was recognized for its entertaining space, inviting staff, and inventive “martini” style drinks when it first opened in 2004 by Casey Hopkin. Their priority is comfort, quality, and, most importantly, hospitality
They do so in an elegant atmosphere with excellent service at pricing comparable to a neighborhood bar. Vault Cocktail Lounge, located in the Montavilla area, is the sibling lounge to Vintage Cocktail Lounge. Vault, like Vintage, serves craft drinks without pretentiousness. The drink they appreciate the most is their favorite to create an online audience.
Menu, Happy Hour
“Always enjoy coming here for great, unique drinks. The atmosphere is comfy and nice, and the staff is always really friendly and great” – Alicia H.
Alberta Street Pub
Alberta Street Pub has been a mainstay of life in “Northeast,” first as Love Train and subsequently as the Alberta Street Public House for almost 30 years. The Alberta Street Pub continues the heritage of amazing music and community right here in your neighborhood, with fantastic local live music, tasty, locally produced food options, 21 rotating taps, creative drinks, and one of the best patios in Portland.
Live Events, Booking
“Sat out on the back patio and listen to an awesome swing band. Good beers on draft, good cocktails as well” – Elliott M.
Teardrop Lounge serves freshly crafted libations in the heart of Portland’s Pearl District. There is a never-ending desire for the new frontier of the cocktail, from a deep regard for the classics to the adventure of innovative flavor combinations. Their sensuously curved island bar is where these passions find a home, where conversations thrive and drinking is elevated to a gastronomic experience.
The innovative compositions, driven by the seasons and the need to constantly evolve, are what make Teardrop Cocktail Lounge such a distinct experience. Drinks encapsulate not only a moment in time but also the city of Portland, Oregon.
Menu, Reservations, Private events
“Great drink awesome cheese board they take reservation for indoor seating so call in advance little opportunity for outdoor seating, especially on the weekends. Outdoor seating has one heater, the staff was great. Awesome drinks” – Jasmyne T.
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