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Tugboat Brewing Company

711 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
+1 503-226-2508
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Best mac n cheese ever

My brother kept raving about their mac n cheese and it sure didn't disappoint! Absolutely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vancouver, Canada
via mobile
Closed forever

The Tugboat was a very special part of Portland that has sadly closed it's doors forever. Those... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jared R
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“board games” (7 reviews)
“guest taps” (2 reviews)
“great beer” (3 reviews)
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711 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother kept raving about their mac n cheese and it sure didn't disappoint! Absolutely fantastic! Really dingy inside, but well visited and loved - great beer too!

Thank elpeekay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Tugboat was a very special part of Portland that has sadly closed it's doors forever. Those that were able to spend time there surely have fond memories. Even those that stubbled upon it once by chance would have something to remember. The were not...More

Thank Jared R
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This brewpub, one of the earlier beer venues in the city known as "Beervana", will close forever at the end of August, 2017. It's a small, quiet, even contemplative bar better suited for a beer with a book than a rowdy evening. Prices are low,...More

Thank beerwriter
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This feels like an independent coffee shop...except they have beer instead of coffee. -Friendly hipster staff -20 something beers on tap. And wine. -Way chill ambiance with old furniture and booths -Lots of used board games...you can only talk for so long right? -Lots of...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This was the last stop on a 4 brewery beer crawl. The crowd was thin for late on a Friday. Probably because they were out most of their beer options. Should a brew pub every run out!!!! NOT..I was quite disappointed.

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Weird place. 3 of their own brews on tap, 11 guest taps and 2 ciders. Their own beers weren’t that great but the guy behind the bar was friendly and funny. People seemed to have nice time there. There was quite a contrast when we...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This venue was more than perfect for the taste we were searching for on a Saturday night in downtown Portland. Coming from Albuquerque, New Mexico, we're used to the nitty gritty but also a fan of well produced craft brews. The atmosphere and honesty did...More

Thank Kendra C
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Nice local place. I tried the Chernobyl Stout and also the Chernobyl IPA, both excellent. Definitely recommend this place.

Thank Yoritomo
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The beer was good, too! We walked by here twice wanting to go in, but it doesn't open til 4 PM. The third time was the charm and we got to enjoy all the quirks this bar has to offer. My words don't do it...More

Thank worldfamousjeff
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is a small place on a less desirable block of the Pearl District. We walked here after some oysters nearby and almost changed our mind when we got here. The door is black, the windows are dark and the buildings on the same block...More

Thank Bryan102787
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Mark G
4 September 2016|
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