Multnomah Whiskey Library is a bar that is renowned for its amazing whiskey offerings. The ambiance here is classy and vintage with hues of golden and brown. Exposed brick, wooden furnishings, sumptuous leather couches and subtle lighting choices give the place an air of class. The bar boasts of one of the best collection of whiskeys in the city. Besides this, they also serve finely mixed cocktails as well as beers and wines. The food menu ranges from bar snacks to steaks, and is perfectly designed to complement the drinks. All in all, the bar is the ultimate haven for whiskey connoisseurs.
No one would blame you for mistaking the Belmont Station for beer heaven. This charming shop and cafe offers its customers a jaw-dropping selection of over 1200 bottled varieties of beer that are cared for in a manner that ensures absolute freshness and crisp taste. Adjoining the shop is a delightful little biercafe where people can meet over a pint of brew and explore the current brew selection with fellow beer lovers. The cafe serves up a rotating selection of 20 beers on tap alongside delicious Italian-inspired meals from The Italian Market. With such a well-curated and varied selection on offer, you are sure to find something that perfectly suits your taste as you explore new discoveries and indulge in old favorites. Keep an eye on the Belmont Station website and facebook page for updates on beer tastings and special events.
Sitting on the Columbia riverbank, Salty's on the Columbia definitely is not a fish out of water. The superb service and seafood equal the enchanting dining experience on the river. Besides their superb seasonal seafood fare, they are also known for their steaks and happy hours. Savor their sublime dishes in the romantic interiors or in their lovely deck. Live jazz music adds to the ambiance on weekend nights.
Dubbed as one of "The Best Clubs in America" in 2013 by Rolling Stone magazine, Doug Fir Lounge is the go to place for music lovers. Located within the Jupiter Hotel, the lounge showcases the talents of up and coming artists. A first class sound system boosts the performance energy, keeping the guests asking for more. Even on nights without concerts you can still sip on some classic drinks, relax in the comfortable surroundings and dine on delicious American dishes.
Lola's Room es la hermana pequeña de la Crystal Ballroom de Burnside. Lola's tiene una superficie de 3000 pies cuadrados y puede albergar a unas 200 personas. Está justo debajo de Crystal y alberga una gran variedad de espectáculos que van desde bandas de rock en vivo, hasta actuaciones más íntimas. Cuando no hay música en vivo, un DJ de primera categoría pasa temas para salir a la pista de baile.
Set in a contemporary industrial decor complete with leather-black paint, low lights and comfy booths, the White Owl Social Club is the Mecca for rock music. While the bar offers specialty cocktails, wine and craft beer from local breweries and wineries, the kitchen serves delish vegan, vegetarian and non-vegetarian fares. If you are a die-hard rock music enthusiast, you will definitely enjoy the music being played here. It's open till wee hours of the morning making it a great spot to stay put with friends on a weekend until you have had your fair share of music, food and potent drinks.
Bardot is a wine bar, located within Park Avenue Wines. This classy bar serves an array of wines from different ages and regions. They have an on-site expert who can provide you with in-depth knowledge of each wine. They also serve other beverages and spirits along with craft beers and Belgian Ales. They serve delicious snacks that include charcuterie and cheese platters, most of them being imported items from Spain and Italy. The staff here are welcoming and friendly.
Ex Novo was conceptualized by founder Joel Gregory in a garage in Portland in the year 2012. This brewery is a non-profit organization which donates all of its profits in a bid to build and create a better world for the poor and needy. Ex Novo crafts unique beer following age old brewing techniques to create the perfect beverage. The wooden interiors add a rustic elegance to the place, creating a warm and welcoming environment for guests and customers visiting the site. The wide range of beers on tap ensures that there is something for everyone. The on-site kitchen prepares delicious American dishes such as steaks, sandwiches and soups that complement the brews perfectly. Ex Novo Brewing Co is the perfect place to quench your thirst after a long day at work.
Hay que abrir las cortinas y entrar en la penumbra de este antiguo hotel para saborear la buena vida. Este es un excelente lugar para tener una cita, con paredes de terciopelo color rojo invitan a una conversación íntima. Cada cóctel se hace hábilmente con licores de primera. La lista corta en constante rotación de bebidas recomendadas seguro va a satisfacer a todos. El menú no sólo cuenta con exuberantes aperitivos y una selección de platos de queso, sino también, una selección de deliciosos platos de la pequeña cocina. Disfrute del ‘happy hour’ de 18 a 20 hs.
The menu at Olympia Provisions is a merger of contemporary American dining choices with Spanish and Mediterranean sensibilities. The atmosphere is quite inviting for an intimate meal with ambient dim-lighting and a refined presentation. Olympia Provisions use locally-sourced ingredients that are assured fresh. Try the Pan Roasted Halibut or the Braised Beef Short Rib from the large-plates menu if you're too hungry to care for a sophisticated choice.
One of the more refined Mexican dining experiences in the city, Nuestra Cocina brings a diverse menu of specialties spanning the central Mexico's renowned culinary palate with some lesser-known influences from other regions. The aroma of freshly prepared food wafting from the kitchen beckons you to the vibrant dining room teeming with the boisterous energy of kitchen staff and conversations among the lively crowd of patrons. The wooden ceilings with mounted antique-looking lamps provides good contrast to the colorful interiors. Sit at the intimate mosaic-tiled bar for some killer Mexican-inspired cocktails and Tequila martinis. The house sangria is a popular affair. The husband-wife duo of chefs Benjamin and Shannon helm the Nuestra kitchen and bring their diverse culinary experiences to the menu. There's a fair bit of variety on the menu with something for every taste. Cooking has received rave accolades with the restaurant picking up a number of awards. The intimate Mole Room is great for hosting group dinners and private functions. The enclosed wooden patio is a charming affair. Reservations are not accepted, so it's better to arrive as early as possible.