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Russell Street Bar.B.Que

325 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3710
+1 503-528-8224
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (17 reviews)
“cornbread” (17 reviews)
“ribs” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
325 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3710
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We keep passing this place when in their part of town but finally got a chance to stop in for their good. My wife and I both ordered "marbled" brisket sandwiches (as it was lunchtime). The brisket was close to perfect -- nice pink rind,...More

Thank DeHypnotist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there with family I was visiting for last dinner in Portland. Wait was long, but worth it. Nice beer selection, even a stout on tap. Portions were ample, moderately priced, and delicious. Nice selection of BBQ sauces, + more on the tables. Service was...More

Thank camstang
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Always on the hunt for good beef ribs. Tried Russell and left satisfied. Beef was tasty and tender. Did the mild sauce, which suited my fancy. 2 sides for me were the slaw and mashed potatoes. Restaurant was surprising empty on a Wednesday. Service was...More

Thank DT808
Reviewed 23 November 2017

My wife has celiac disease, so we're very careful when we eat out or order out. We have ordered out from Russell Street Barbecue twice - we usually get just the meat by the pound and GF sides. While the kitchen in not certified GF,...More

Thank aspradhan
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We went here for a dinner and all food was very delicious, the waitress was very kind and friendly I recommend this place

Thank Alessandro P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We have visited Russell Street BBQ more than ten times as many years. It has consistently excellent food. My favorite is the Baby Back Ribs, but the Pulled Pork, Brisket and Chicken are also top notch. They lost a point on the draft beer selection....More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Nice place good menu. I had the Salmon chowder corn bread and a side salad. Hush puppies are excellent. It’s good enough to go back and eat again

Thank Biztravr
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This was a fantastic place to enjoy a dinner out with friends and family - but it was SOOO loud! Otherwise, I could have given it 5 stars. We had quite a wait, but the food was worth it! I enjoyed a gluten free meal...More

Thank sanguinewanderer
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Saturday night about 8:45pm on a quest to try a new barbecue joint. Loved the decor as soon as we walked in. A good looking menu, albeit a little pricey, with plenty of options. The service was agonizingly slow, which was...More

Thank 503Jetsetter
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I was in the area, and decided to return here (I am rarely in the area). I had planned on a simple snack. The line-caught, fresh salmon special with polenta triangles, squash and corn bread (would you like some fresh honey on that?) made that...More

Thank Nancy A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3710
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-528-8224
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