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Doug Fir Lounge

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $25
CUISINES
American, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Menu

STARTERS
5
Crispy Cheese Fritters
three fritters with of ranch dressing
9
Fried Willapa Bay Otsters
half dozen with tarter sauce & lemon wedge
10
Dungeness Crab Cakes
with spicy & tangy cucumber slaw
9
Farmer's Plate
domestic & foreign cheese assortment, sliced apples. freddy guy hazelnuts & apple butter
12
Meat Head
cured meats with whole grain mustard, house made pickles, cornichons, horseradish cream and bread
SOUP & SALADS
3
5
Smoked Tomato Soup
with parsley & croutons
7
The Wedge
iceberg wedge with shaved radishes, scallions & creamy bleu cheese dressing
Served Whole Leaf 8
With Roasted Turkey Breast 11
With Grilled Flat Iron Steak 13
Caesar Salad
the real thing
11
Classic Cobb
lettuce, roasted turkey breast, bacon, avocado, tomatoes, crumbled bleu cheese of ranch
8
The Chopper
chopped romaine with chick peas, cucumbers, kalamata olives, feta, chopped mint, peppers, red onions & parsley tossed in a red wine vinaigrette
ENTREES
13
Wild Mushroom Farrotto
sesame vegetables, porcini mushrooms, swiss chard thyme & permesan
12
Chicken Meatball Pasta
whole wheat penne in crimini mushroom cream sauce with house made chicken meatballs & fresh chives
12
Sausage & Grits
italian sausage links with bob's red mill creamy grits, fried onions, sweet peppers & chopped parslet
15
Buttermilk Marinated Fried Chicken
with fries, cole slaw & biscuit
16
House Cured Double Cut Pork Chops
apple jack sauce, mashed potatoes, braised cabbage with apples & juniper
EAT
3
Bar Fries
5
Cheezy Fries
with df ranch
5
Cheese Fritters
three crispy fritters with df ranch
5
Bowl Of Smoked Tomato Soup
with parsley, parmesan and a crouton
9
Fried Willapa Bay Oysters
half dozen with tarter sausage % lemon wedge
5
Grilled Cheese
tillamook cheddar & mozzarella on whole wheat
DESSERTS
served all hours
5
Butterscotch Pudding
topped with whipped cream
5
Five Dollar Mikl Shake
vanilla or chocolate
6
Brownie
topped with chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream & sliced almonds
6
Brioche Bread Pudding
brandied currant compote & maple syrup
6
Apple Crisp
a la mode
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want great beers, wine, craft cocktail selection in a unique setting, this is your place. Large indoor/outdoor seating area with diverse menu. It's open late. Great for friends or coworkers. Worth a visit while in East Portland, OR

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank RhettL905
Reviewed July 18, 2019

My wife and I are finishing our 45th anniversary vacation in the NW, and we decided to visit the Doug Fir Lounge for dinner and a show. We got there by Uber, and were greeted at the door with an ID check and then got...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank richardcT9768NT
Reviewed July 14, 2019

I loved the atmosphere of this place! Sitting by the fire with a cocktail was great. The only thing is that I wish there were more food options in the bar. If you want more “meal” type options, you have to go over to the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank MandyBaum
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

The Doug Fir Lounge is a staple in the Portland Music Scene. Act after act perform weekly at this retro feeling establishment. The venue is in the basement which has it's own bar and restroom facilities. If the lines are too long for either of...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank OurHumanCulture
Reviewed July 4, 2019

I've lived in Portland for over 14yrs. I'v never had a chance to eat here, until yesterday and I loved it! The Vegan Burger was AMAZING and our waiter was a delight.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AirickRedwolf
Reviewed June 4, 2019

At the corner of a former Travel Lodge motel block, the Doug Fir offers phenomenal food and a highly unusual menu, with full bar service. If you're going to a show at the Doug Fir Lounge (popular music venue is downstairs), come early and enjoy...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank RogerCJ5
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

The Doug Fir Lounge is the coolest. Mid-century modern design, meets classic motel diner meets David Lynch’s Twin Peaks. The food is unique —- standard diner fare but with twists. We had excellent drumsticks, ceviche and octopus for appetizers and I had an outstanding veggie...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank GeorgeY892
Reviewed May 28, 2019

Was going to go with 'The Portland Hangover Cure', but went with biscuits and gravy instead. My wife's eggs on toast with hot sauce just as good.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank scagnetti
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

Worst staff. Very rude. Not worth the visit. They don’t accept IDs from outside the US so if you go to this dive bar bring your passport.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ekirley
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Myself and 3 other friends in our mid 50’s drove down from Vancouver BC to see The Arkells tonight. We bought tickets in advance. We showed up at the Doug Fir Lounge and we were told that we were not welcome to come in ,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Luvs2renno
SelinB101, General Manager at Doug Fir Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2019

HI, As we attempted to explain in all other reviews you have provided, we are bound by Oregon State Liquor laws as to the kind of ID we are able to accept. Please see this link pertaining to Nexus IDs: https://www.oregon.gov/olcc/docs/publications/Acceptable_ID_Alcohol_English.pdf Also, please find here...More

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