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Thirst Wine Bar & Bistro - CLOSED

0315 SW Montgomery St Ste 340, River Place Esplanade, Portland, OR 97201-5158
+1 503-295-2747
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Dec 2, 2016
“Great find”
Oct 13, 2016
“Great riverside outdoor bistro dining experience!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Wine Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
0315 SW Montgomery St Ste 340, River Place Esplanade, Portland, OR 97201-5158
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Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on the bistro on a walk along the river. What luck. Happy hour food and drinks were great and the bartender made a special 'staci-tini' for me. What a perfect drink. We were so impressed we stayed for dinner and had a gourmet...More

Thank detergug
Reviewed October 13, 2016

3 of us were in Portland for the night, and chose the Thirst Wine Bar and Bistro for dinner. It was a Sunday night, and a gorgeous warm September evening. We sat outside, viewing the river, and had a lovely dinner, with good choice of...More

Thank Triciaukus
Reviewed October 11, 2016

My boyfriend and I stopped here while visiting Portland for a weekend and I picked this place for an afternoon happy hour because I wanted to see the river. I am so glad I did! We went around 4pm on a Friday and sat outside....More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

The food is great and affordable and the specials are amazing. However, the ladies bathroom is frequently in a terrible state. The toilets do not flush properly and I have often encountered very undesirable things floating around in there. The soap dispenser is nearly never...More

Thank Ansu S
Reviewed August 16, 2016

We were a party of 11 and they offered a nice variety of dinner choices for small children through adult. Everyone enjoyed their meals. Loved my roasted chicken.

Thank EileenHurley
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Perfect spot if checking out the waterfront solo or a couple. Venue is not very big and only one person working. Therefore I had to wait a little because the server took time explaining the beer to the couple in front of me. So be...More

Thank LifePamAdele
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Always a great place to stop by for good wine and small plates. Near Harbourside Restaurant. Seating outdoors great for River watching, people watching.

Thank CBescape
Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

A group from Colorado had an hour to explore Portland's waterfront. Service was slow, scattered, unresponsive. There was one other group in the restaurant, so it was not busy. Two of our glasses were dirty, but we didn't even want to say anything for fear...More

Thank lislytle
Reviewed December 18, 2015

Thirst is located along the Riverwalk in downtown Portland. It's got plenty of windows which afford a nice view. It's a nice space, not huge, not exactly cozy, somewhere in between. The staff is friendly and the wine list quite large. Beer and food choices...More

Thank KommissarKen
Reviewed October 14, 2015

excellent neighborhood place on the river quiet good food, decent width menu with excellent local wines and knowledgable staff to direct you

Thank hAAydon
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Bar, Wine Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 0315 SW Montgomery St Ste 340, River Place Esplanade, Portland, OR 97201-5158
    (SW River Dr.)
  • Public Transportation: Street Car: will bring right down to the waterfront, get off at "RiverPlace". Bus: The 35 will take you from down town to the SW waterfront. Get off at River Pkwy & River Dr (Stop ID: 13180)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-295-2747
  • E-mail
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