Deschutes Brewery & Public House | Portland, Oregon
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Deschutes Brewery & Public House
Excellent based on 107 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

210 NW 11th Ave.
Portland, Oregon United States 97209 [ print map ]
503 296 4906 | twitter

Hours: 11am - 11p Sun-Wed, 11am-12am Thur-Sat

Mayor: Beergeek23322 (3) | Taps: 18 | Bottles: 8

Deschutes Brewery & Public House

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Beer Available At Deschutes Brewery & Public House (arranged by most recent)
Deschutes Mirror Mirror Barleywine 99, Deschutes Hop Henge Experimental IPA 99, Deschutes Oatmeal Stout , Deschutes Double D Imperial Spelt Ale , Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA 98, Deschutes Cinder Cone Red Ale 95, Deschutes Red Chair Northwest Pale Ale 96, Deschutes Obsidian Stout 99, Deschutes Black Butte Porter 97, Deschutes Inversion IPA 94, Deschutes Chainbreaker White IPA 87, Deschutes Mirror Pond Pale Ale 90, Deschutes River Ale 58, Deschutes Hidden Sun NWPA , Deschutes Double Impact 62, Deschutes Human Sacrifice , Deschutes / Hopworks India Red Lager 85, Deschutes Winterweizen , Deschutes India Red Delicious , Deschutes Jubel Kriek
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107 reviews for Deschutes Brewery & Public House
 Ambiance  79%
 Service  76%
 Selection  78%
 Food  78%
 Value  71%
 Overall  79%
 Rating  90%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
BrewDad  (417) Olympia, | May 13, 2008| Updated September 16, 2008
They just opened a few weeks ago this place was huge. They brought Bend OR to Portland. The atmosphere, brewery everything about the place was BIG. They had a huge bar with 5 bartenders going like crazy to keep the beers and booze flowing. They had an hour wait at times and wow it looked like more when we left. The beers where awesome and the food was the best. Great times to be had here. They will calm down after the first rush but this is going to be a place to go back to often. WOW it was big did I mention they yet?
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
NielsenRatings  (402) Fort Collins, Colorado | October 14, 2010
I really enjoyed stopping by here as the atmosphere was pretty cool, the beers were mostly good, and I had a great cheese plate. It’s downtown, so it’s easy to get to if you’re staying downtown. Must-see on a Portland brewery tour.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
daknole  (359) Scottsdale, Arizona | November 9, 2013
Bright and fun. Service was seriously amazing. Pretzels are out of this world. Really a nice place.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
notalush  (318) Denver, Colorado | December 15, 2011
Enjoyed a sampler tray here after spending several hours in Powell’s books - damn, that place is huge! - anyway, this is a nice spot - homey, log-cabin-esque interior - high ceilings and hardwood everything - a little piece of rustic mountain cabin in the middle of Portland - many of the standard Deschutes brews, plus about 8 taproom exclusives - friendly and attentive staff - food is fairly good (I had some lamb sausage) - prices on the beers are good, but the food is a little steep - a very solid spot.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
nbutler11  (316) Phoenix, Arizona | July 23, 2011
Couldn’t make it to Bend, but was very impressed by their space in downtown Portland. Huge place with a surprising number of taps and a great atmosphere. The set up at the bar is weird, and doesn’t really allow for chatting with the staff, but it’s well worth anyone’s time.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 11/20
DYCSoccer17  (297) Woodland, California | July 21, 2010
After stumbling over the paupers in front of this place, I found it to be really large and airy. The place was totally crowded and I had to wait about 10 minutes to find a seat at the bar. Service was a touch slow, due in part to how busy it was. I did not eat while I was there, and had a sampler platter. They had a nice selection of about 14 taps or so, with a couple beers that I had never seen before. Nevertheless, I knew this would be a quick stop after seeing how mobbed it was. I couldn’t really enjoy myself at this place, and there were much better places for me to be whilst in Portland.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
PorterPounder  (289) Tallahassee, Florida | August 19, 2012
Visited here in August ’12. Great downtown location, economical parking nearby. Beautiful decor with high ceilings, big windows with a view of passers by, plenty of brass. Had about 15 of their beers on taps with a few specialties like their Black Butte Anniversary. Food and service was outstanding - I had a spent grain pizza. Prices were not outrageous considering the location. Would be a regular stop if I worked in downtown Portland.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
savnac  (285) Anchorage, Alaska | July 20, 2011
Sat at the bar for a few beers. The place is nice, clean and open feeling with big, high ceilings. Service at the bar was very good and the employees seemed to be knowledgeable about the beers and offered samples. Selection was good, all the regular beers with a nice list of pub only one off’s. Prices were decent and pours were good. Nice place overall, I was just a bit disappointed in the quality of the pub only beers, they all seemed to taste the same and a lot of them had a soapy/medicinal quality.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
jercraigs  (259) Toronto, Ontario | July 10, 2010
2010-06. Waited about 20 minutes for a table on a very busy Saturday night. Waiter was mostly friendly but had that look/air about him of not expecting much of a tip when we started by ordering samples and an appetizer to share. I compounded this by promptly knocking over my glass of water not too long after that. We weren’t overly hungry so we shared the elk balls (stop laughing, very tasty) and later a marionberry cobbler (super awesome). The main menu looked pretty decent as well. Beer was generally pretty good, we went through most of the range. Atmosphere is interesting. Wood everywhere it is going for a lodge like feel, but it also has that overly polished, trying too hard feel about it that Widmer did, but it seems to work better here. I think part of it is the newness, part of it is just the nature of having a place big enough to need those vibrating pagers to tell you your table is ready. In the end I decided I liked it. Overall based on the beer, the downtown location, and the food its probably a no-brainer to visit if you are in town.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
beernovice39  (248) Montana | August 21, 2013
Very nice place. Great vibe, beer, service and decent food.

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