Deschutes Brewery & Public House

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Deschutes Brewery & Public HouseDeschutes Brewery & Public House
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

210 NW 11th Ave
Portland, Oregon, 97209
United States

(503) 296-4906 | map
www.deschutesbrewery.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
170
Reviews:
14,431
Ratings:
52,661
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PLACE STATS
Score:
94
Reviews:
111
Ratings:
293
Avg:
4.25
pDev:
0.71%
 
 
Taps:
18
Bottles/Cans:
5
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 111 | Ratings: 293
Reviews by gkunkle:
Photo of gkunkle
4.06/5  rDev -4.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

The deschutes brew house is one cool place to be in portland. From the street you can see the brewing equipment as well as wooden barrels of what I presume may be aging beer. If you are touring Portland this is a place you will have to stop. The atmosphere is very cool, decorations borrowed from the rustic themes of Bend, Oregon where deschutes is headquartered. Quality of the beer is of course incredible. They have all the regulars on tap as well a bunch of the rare and aged beers. There are lots of bottles available for those who don't live in the area and would like to take something home with them. At the time I was there there was just a slight buzz in the air, clearly a popular place but not the kind of place that leaves your ears ringing at the end of the evening.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Bwagner1122
4.34/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of tobydornton13
4.58/5  rDev +7.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.75

Photo of morivbund
3.93/5  rDev -7.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of EarForBeer
3.09/5  rDev -27.3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 2 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3

Photo of Oidmoe
3.9/5  rDev -8.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Phigg1102
4.66/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

This was easily one of my best brewery/taphouse restaurant experiences. Great selection of beers, huge restaurant area with incredible food. Two Abyss varients available for to go purchase. Awesome environment!

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Photo of Zach122
4.21/5  rDev -0.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of edhizdeid
3.91/5  rDev -8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Monstrous place in the heart of downtown. I went there since my wife is a big Deschutes fan and it was packed on a Sunday afternoon. The atmosphere was fine but the staff was not very attentive. It took us several times to get out beers and when we decided to eat at the Pub it took a long time to order our food, get our food or be able to get to any waiter. Having said that, the people were friendly when they dealt with us. The food was pretty good but a little overpriced as far as I am concerned.
The beer selection was very cool. You had your classics, your seasonals, your special one and the wonderful Pub Series (you must try one of those!)
Overall, a good experience.

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Photo of puck1225
4.69/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Went here on my our last evening in Portland, and my wife and I had a great time. The beer was great and loved the food. Service was great, but noticed food service was much faster than drink service. Had an Armory XPA from cask along with the Stoic from the tap. Set outside and enjoyed the great weather (much better than my part of Texas in July!) and people watching. Portland is great for people watching. Had a great time!

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Photo of BMMillsy
4.23/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.75

Photo of Kubishark
4.81/5  rDev +13.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.75

This place is big and loud and kinda jarring at first since I tend to prefer more intimate comfy and cozy places. So busy we had to wait for 30 minutes or so to get in and get a table. Well that wait turned out to be well worth it, and my hesitations about the grand scale of the place soon melted away. This place was packed for a reason. Delicious beer and delicious food, friendly and interesting staff, and a cool space to hang out. If I ever visit Portland again, I'm going here again 100%.

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Photo of StonedTrippin
4.26/5  rDev +0.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5

so cool to make it into this place, i know its not the original or the large brewery, but its a cool space, one of my favorite breweries for the last bunch of years, and a full list of amazing beers. too busy for a seat, so we just stood in the bar area and sucked them back. a huge space, almost like an old warehouse or something, but it has tons of character, medals adorn the walls, some amazing northwestern themed wood carvings hang in the middle of the space and divide the bar from the restaurant areas, and the brew house is visible through windows behind the bar. its absolutely packed, but their draft list is enormous. twenty or more beers pouring. i was absolutely blown away by the pinot suave, while their range of ipas was also quite impressive. service was irrelevant because it was so busy, but it wasnt bad at all. i spent most of the whole time feeling like i was in the way because of how busy it was, but the beers made the experience well worth it. that pinot sauve, served in a teku, as just a joyous drink. i still am really keen to check out the original deschutes spot, but this is a destination in its own right, very cool they have this place in portland to visit. absolutely worth it to poke in for a few beers when in the area!

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Photo of AdamSkylar
3.93/5  rDev -7.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of kevindp9
4.28/5  rDev +0.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of DerwinWentworth
4.14/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of Jmikepow
4.08/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of Spoda1983
4.16/5  rDev -2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.75

Photo of brewskifan55
4.29/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

One of the fun beer places to check out when in Portland. The selection is really good, especially when they have The Abyss and its variants on tap. Food is a bit pricey, but still tasty. Our waitress was very attentive and made the visit a treat. Very busy, so come early. Definitely one of my beer highlights in Portland.

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Photo of Intlpostman
4.16/5  rDev -2.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of Butchnasty
4.75/5  rDev +11.8%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of ryoc3516
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of mrpitrolo
4.21/5  rDev -0.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of jrsaffert
4.24/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Dactrius
3.75/5  rDev -11.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 2.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

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