Portland has more breweries than any other city in the world. Portland also is home to the nation's best-attended beer event, the Oregon Brewers Festival. Many of these breweries also offer brewpubs, where you can enjoy great food with your world-class beer. Here is a list of the top brewpubs in Portland, Oregon.
Lucky Labrador serves beer and food at three places around Portland. Their brewpub is located on SE Hawthorne, their Public House is located on SW Capitol Highway, and their Beer Hall is located on NW Quimby. Lucky Labrador specializes in handcrafted ales and also brews porter and stout.
BridgePort has received numerous awards for their beers, including their India Pale Ale, Blackstrap Stout, Blue Heron, and Ebenezer. BridgePort has a brewpub and bakery in Portland's Pearl District, and an ale house in the historic Hawthorne district. They food served at each BridgePort establishment includes a variety of appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, and comfort food.
After taking a tour of Widmer Brothers brewery, relax and enjoy their craft beers in the Gasthaus Pub. They are open for both lunch and dinner and serve traditional pub grub, including sausages, sandwiches, and burgers.
McMenamins brews beer and fun at a number of location, not only around Portland but throughout Oregon and Washington. Each location has its own unique character, typically inside a funky historic structure. Portland locations include the Kennedy School, the Crystal Ballroom, and the Ram's Head. Many offer live music and other opportunities for fun.
Hopworks Urban Brewery specializes in organic beers, including an IPA, a lager, a stout, and a pale ale. Brewery tours are available by appointment. They also serve pizza, sandwiches, salads, snacks, and burgers featuring organic ingredients.
Located in NE Portland, Alameda brewhouse produces a variety of beers on-site, including seasonal brews. They serve standard pub grub as well as steaks, pasta, and seafood. Their menu also includes tasty desserts and regional wines.