With a healthy list of draft beers and ciders and a happy bottle list, Bailey’s Taproom is the place to go for a good beer in Portland. Bailey’s Taproom offers 24 rotating taps that represent the entire range of beer styles, with a patronage to Oregon breweries. Try anything from a dry Irish stout on tap to a bottled Belgian blonde, all USA brewed.
213 SW Broadway Portland, OR USA +1 503-295-1004
Located inside a library, Multnomah Whiskey Library lets you enjoy the company of your friends and satisfying cocktails in a secluded place or drink a dram of whiskey to yourself, curled up with a book. Try mixed drinks like the Old Fashioned or an Autumn Chu-Hai, made with Satsuma Shiranami Shochu, ginger-honey, and sparkling water. Or, simply taste a select variety of Scottish, Irish, and American whiskeys. A collection of Kentucky bourbons are also available, as well as brandies, rums, gins, vodkas and tequilas.
A refined, open tavern with mirrors and an exposed ceiling, Brix is a good choice for a relaxing evening with an elegant cocktail. Some sample drinks on their Early Happy Hour menu includes a flavorful Huckleberry Gimlet with a hint of fresh lime and a Honey Smoked Margarita with a dash of bitters. Their wine list comprises mostly West Coast reds and whites.
1338 NW Hoyt St. Portland, OR USA +1 503-943-5995
Mixing creative drinks like the 96 Tears with ginger vodka, ginger beer, and bitters and the Winter Boss with Four Roses bourbon, pear brandy, and cinnamon, Dig a Pony is the place for new and delicious cocktails. It’s located in downtown Portland. Let your senses go, savor a sweet and sinfully alcoholic concoction of flavors.
736 SE Grand Ave Portland, OR USA +1 971-279-4409
A delicious seafood and good eats restaurant in downtown Portland, Three Degrees also offers awesome cocktails. These include the Hawthorne Sour with Wild Turkey 101 bourbon, lemon, simple, angostura bitters, and soda and the Pina Picante with Herradura Silver tequila, pineapple, lime, ginger syrup, 5 Alarm pepper syrup, and Squirt. With a classy bar and dining ambiance, Three Degrees is everything you could want for a relaxing, yet refined happy hour.
RiverPlace Hotel 1510 SW Harbor Way Portland, OR USA +1 503-295-6166
Around since the 1950s, Driftwood Room is a swanky location in downtown Portland for a fine cocktail. Serving a hearty number of happy hour morsels like Sautéed Califlower and Grilled Flatbread, Driftwood Room dazzles with its food as well as wine list and cocktails. With seasonal cocktails like the Springtime in Paris with St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur, rhubarb bitters and champagne and signature cocktails like the Lavender Lemonade with Monopolowa Vodka, Farigoule French Thyme Liqueur, fresh lemon juice, and lavender simple syrup, the Driftwood Room is a must-visit.
Hotel deluxe 729 SW 15th Ave Portland, OR USA +1 503-820-2076