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21st Avenue Bar and Grill

Northwest District
Bar, American
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721 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1304
3:00 pm - 2:30 am
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Mon - Fri 3:00 pm - 2:30 am
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 2:30 am
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Miami Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Ah the patio is big, about 25 tables. There is a pond and ivy. Christmas lights and music. No kids allowed anytime.

Thank Aimee F
Portland, Oregon, United States
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355 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

we were biking around and wanted a beer/lunch...sunny and sat outside...we began with a pbr, then i had the spinach cobb, without bacon, and with raspberry vinegarette...my partner had the baked avacado salad, and gardenburger...so delicious and creative...the bartender was great and friendly....can't wait to return...thx!

Thank Teresa M
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We enjoyed some craft beers out of their lovely patio. I ordered the beef stroganoff and it was the best I've had in awhile. This place doesn't disappoint.

Thank Georgia T
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We had a living social coupon so ventured in on a late Saturday afternoon about 5:30.The bar portion was pretty full with a mostly 30's crowd. We opted to sit in the restaurant as there was plenty of tables,There was one other group in there that came in from the bar. We both had burgers w/ fries and tots. We... More 

Thank toni s
Gresham, OR
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104 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Went here with a group of friends and found a good happy hour. $3 microbrews and well drinks, also decent food. Full dinner menu had very good food for the most part. Generous sandwiches with good side dishes and a great side salad. Nachos supreme were a bit weird... Not your typical chips. Monday night is taco night... $1 each...... More 

Thank tombeaman
Greeneville, Tennessee
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346 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

A pleasant small bar and grill on a busy corner in North Portland. We enjoyed the owner's chat and service. Our wine choice was perfect. In addition we treated ourselves to some hand made truffles (prepared for the bar) and some roasted nuts.

Thank Vicar100
Surprise, Arizona
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This bar restaurant looks and feels like a whole in the wall bar, maybe it is, but my wife and I were happy to sit on their deck/patio space in the back of the restaurant outside. the food was good, the price was fair, and the location worked for us.

Thank 2tuckers
Deer Island, Oregon
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118 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Without our 2-for-1 voucher we never would have discovered this urban oasis. A nondescript lack of curb appeal and an unremarkable bar interior lead out back to a wonderfully rustic patio with great service and truly fabulous food. We ordered the Lovejoy linguine, with Tiger prawns and a rich but light tasting sauce; and Jambalaya, again with Tiger prawns, served... More 

Thank R0adTripper66
Missouri City, Texas, USA
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Visited during the week. Nice bar with better than average bar food. Great outdoor seating in the back.

Thank MissingtheCape
Corvallis, OR
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Like the other review we also went on the Living Social deal. It was nothing like I had expected, and would not have chosen to eat there if we hadn't already purchased the voucher. The food was alright though. My steak was good, but seemed a little small and oddly shaped. The vegies served with the steak as well as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$11 - $11
Bar, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 am
3:00 pm - 2:30 am
3:00 pm - 2:30 am
3:00 pm - 2:30 am
3:00 pm - 2:30 am
3:00 pm - 2:30 am
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1304
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighborhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: 503-222-4121

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?