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McMenamins Tavern and Pool

$$ - $$$American, ,
1716 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2504
+1 503-227-0929
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1716 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2504
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are lots and lots of McMenamins, some better than others...this one is on the better side. Great cozy, dark location, great tasty beers, sandwiches are juicy and served up fast. Never disappointed the 3 times I have visited this place.. Good choice!

Thank SouthEndMCgang
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We really like McMenamins and wish there was one in Bellingham. This was sort of typical and the food was good. The service was a little quirky - not sure how long the server had worked there and knew the menu. But the food and...More

Thank gremkie
Reviewed 19 August 2017

My wife and I were at McMenamins around 1:30 on a Friday afternoon for lunch. It was a warm day, so we opted to sit inside, but outdoor seating is also available. I opted for the Turkey sandwich and the combination of cranberry relish and...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My husband had a flight of beer and I had a drink. We shared some sweet potato fries. Everything was good and drink was strong.

Thank F00d13MN
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to people watch and have a meal with a menu that had some variety to it. I was looking for a place where you could get mixed drinks as I was pretty much beer'ed out for the day. This...More

Thank Luv2trvlmep
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Tasty food made with a flare of style. Great atmosphere to admire while waiting. The service was kind and considerate and the brew selection was good too. Must have the cajun tator tots, they are delicious.

Thank loonalaska
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This was had great service, excellent food and an upbeat atmosphere! I had the fish and chips very tasty. I like the nice touches of Portland Ketchup and Malt Vinegar! Everything I asked was quickly provided with out having to ask twice. Thank you for...More

Thank Proply
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Stopped in to McMenamins on the advice of our hotel clerk, as an option for a late night meal after a Trail Blazers game. We had our 14-year old son with us and didn't want to go somewhere with too much of a bar crowd....More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I saw the sign and the pool tables inside and thought this would be an interesting place to have a meal. I walked around to see what the place looked like in each section. Then took a table in the room with the three pool...More

Thank RSNN
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I eat here frequently, but it has more to do with the fact that I live across the street than anything having to do with the food. Menu is very limited, although quite good. Daily specials often contain such odd combinations of ingredients that one...More

Thank l8ysinclair
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1716 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-227-0929
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