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Branch Whiskey Bar

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Barbecue, Contemporary, Pub
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2926 NE Alberta Street, Portland, OR 97211
(503)206-6266
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5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Mid week visit, late meal, great service

Food was great, beer was awesome. Everyone in the venue was having a good time. My partner had already ordered and I was late arriving, no worries. Staff allowed me to order and get in a drink before the kitchen closed. Yum yum..

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
Shawna M
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Food was great, beer was awesome. Everyone in the venue was having a good time. My partner had already ordered and I was late arriving, no worries. Staff allowed me to order and get in a drink before the kitchen closed. Yum yum..

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

On my first visit, two friends and I stopped in on a whim because our original destination was closed for remodeling. A couple of us weren't big meat eaters, and there were only 2, maybe 3, non-meat-heavy choices on the menu. We opted for veggie burgers pretty much by default, worried that they'd be boring (as veggie burgers often are).... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Not only does Branch serve a great variety of drinks, but offers a savory menu. My company had a business dinner at Branch it was lovely. Our waiter/bartender was fantastic.

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Portland, Oregon
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Great casual place for dinner. Great Texas style bbq. Been here twice, once on business and once with my wife and son. Very good selection of whiskey, of course and local brews. Cool atmosphere and very casual.

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Niantic, Connecticut
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66 reviews 66 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

These folks make great drinks. The special dipping sauce that comes with the fries is worth the trip by itself! Though I didn't love the grilled romaine salad (too bitter, lumpy dressing) my friends liked their burgers and there were a few other menu items that might have been better choices. I especially liked the 49er, which was recommended by... More 

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We stopped in to get a hamburger. The hostess said it would be 20 to 30 minutes. That was OK. An hour and a half later we were seated at the bar. We ordered immediately. Hamburgers came out 45 minutes later. The hamburger was fine, but it couldn't take away the bitter taste of the wait. The staff ignored us... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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122 reviews 122 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Enjoyed a few whiskies in this place due to the lack of a decent draught beer. Nice little interior, good service and some good finger foods. It is a little bit out of the way if you aren't in the surrounding area - wouldn't be worth making an extensive trip for. Would recommend to go if you are in the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

We loved our meals. My husband said the roast chicken dish was one of the tastiest dinners he ever had. I am no slouch in the kitchen & this is indeed a compliment. Our waiter was so helpful. We will go back.

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Lacey, Washington
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113 reviews 113 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

So we came here to have a few drinks before dinner downtown. We specifically came for the whiskey and cocktails but the food smelled and looked so amazing we had to order something while enjoying our drinks. GET the Duck Fat Fries, you'll thank me! They were heavenly. Service was truly on point and the staff were friendly and smiling.... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My son and I ( both kitchen pro's) just went here again last nite. It is our go to place to enjoy small plates done extremely well. The Charcuterie board is superb, the oysters tiny and succulent, the lobster dumplings sweet and devine! My son loves the steak tartar and I the chocolate mousse. Oh and they serve sweet heavy... More 

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Additional Information about Branch Whiskey Bar

Address: 2926 NE Alberta Street, Portland, OR 97211
Phone Number: (503)206-6266
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Barbecue, Contemporary, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2926 NE Alberta Street, Portland, OR 97211
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: (503)206-6266

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Contemporary, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?