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Burnside Brewing Co.

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Burnside Brewing Co.Burnside Brewing Co.
BA SCORE
3.73/5
Good
575 Ratings
Burnside Brewing Co.Burnside Brewing Co.
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

701 E Burnside St
Portland, Oregon, 97214
United States

(503) 946-8151 | map
burnsidebrewco.com

Notes:
Monday 3-10
Tuesday 3-10
Wednesday 3-12
Thursday 3-12
Friday Noon-12
Saturday Noon-12
Sunday Noon-10

Added by msubulldog25 on 12-29-2010

BEER STATS
Beers:
40
Reviews:
159
Ratings:
575
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
3.89/5
Reviews:
16
Ratings:
46
pDev:
10.28%
 
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Photo of Lingenbrau
3.83/5  rDev -1.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Came here for the first time for the Fresh Hop
Pop Up Fest which got shut down promptly after my arrival due to improper licensing, so it was off to a rocky start for me. So naturally, we went inside and the first two beers I ordered off the menu were out. No worries... Got their Alt Star and then their Festbier which were decent, though they arrived later than everyone else's drinks. Pulled pork sandwich was good. The place itself was awesome, people were friendly enough, but there are so many great places in Portland and this one just didn't leave a great impression on me. I'd like to go back for a second chance, so maybe I'll see you again soon Burnside. Cheers!

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Photo of jjboesen
4.1/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Opened in 2010, Burnside Brewing is located in a large modern building in a small strip mall on the other side of the river. It is right on the bus lines and near the streetcar, so it is easy to get to. It's a large building with a bar, a busy patio and a scattering of tables. I grabbed a hightop adjacent to the window. Excellent service as well. On tap are about 17 taps, which offer a worthwhile array of styles. During my lunchtime visit, I enjoyed their Isomer IPA, a crisp lager and a porter. The food was delicious; I recommend the schnitzel sandwich. Would have liked to hang out a little while longer, but this is Portland and I had to get to the next stop.

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Photo of GaryColeman
3.95/5  rDev +1.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 5 | service: 3 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Dschamp
4.11/5  rDev +5.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of bdajedi
4.71/5  rDev +21.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Btip1969
3.56/5  rDev -8.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5

Photo of StonedTrippin
4.28/5  rDev +10%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

what an enjoyable experience! tucked away in a more or less residential area, this is a cozy little neighborhood gastro brewery, with some really cool beer and delicious food. smaller inside, but they have a large picnic table patio set up on the side with plenty of seating, hops growing tall, and a cozy garden vibe out there. they had a decent lineup of beers covering a range of styles, but the india red ale was my favorite of the ones we had hands down, oozing hops with a nice toasty malt backbone, it really was fantastic. we dug the sweet heat too, with scotch bonnet peppers. we only shared one appetizer, a spicy cauliflower, and it was incredible. inventive and flavorful, fresh and spicy, we loved it. the other food leaving the kitchen looked rockstar as well. our service was exceptional, friendly and chatty, helpful with our trip planning, and just a woman with a genuinely happy disposition. an extremely comfortable place to sit outside and slug back a couple of beers. one of the best vibes of any brewery we visited in oregon on our trip...

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Photo of Intlpostman
3.86/5  rDev -0.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of jakemn91
4.15/5  rDev +6.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of DanJan
3.94/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Went here with my girlfriend for a few drinks before New Year's Eve festivities. A few drinks turned into a full sampler of their menu but it was WELL worth it, especially at the price! A very modern and simple feel, with the walls displaying various local art and memorabilia. Big TVs on the wall you could see from any angle and plenty of natural daylight pouring in. The staff was quick and courteous and offered suggestions based on what we liked and didn't like. Despite not having had many Burnside beers previously, we really liked it! Their seasonal selections especially were fantastic. Sweet Heat and The Duke of Earl Grey stood out the most as unique and tasty brews. Oh, and having your own parking lot is clutch!

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Photo of mklisz
3.96/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of flexabull
3.88/5  rDev -0.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Pretty good spot that we checked out for dinner on the first night of a recent PDX trip.

Vibe is pretty simple inside, low key with not a ton of decorations. Was busy and fairly loud too.

Quality is in general is good. I had a hoppy Pale Ale with dinner that was a solid B. I've tried others in the past that have been tasty as well.

Our service was decent. Slightly slow, but generally pleasant.

Selection was the standard lineup, and a handful of one offs.

Food was quite good, one of the better brewery meals I've had in sometime.

All in all? Pretty nice place, glad I checked it out. You can probably visit a few better places, but easily could do worse.

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Photo of anteater
3.41/5  rDev -12.3%
vibe: 2.75 | quality: 2.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of schroeder1200
4.3/5  rDev +10.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of South2NW
3.98/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of breardon1776
4.1/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Great vibe ad unique crowd. Very diverse mix of people all there to enjoy some brews. I went about 4/5 in the afternoon. I ate the Cohiba. Excellent!! First time eating bacon ash. Bartender was attentive and ad some good conversation with a fellow bar mate. Great selection of beers.

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Photo of ZekeMillz
3.54/5  rDev -9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of Dicers
4.33/5  rDev +11.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75

Photo of tommyguz
4.26/5  rDev +9.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.75

Photo of nickfl
4.05/5  rDev +4.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Canada_Dan
3.9/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of italianstallion
3.49/5  rDev -10.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25

Photo of kamikazeokami
3/5  rDev -22.9%

Photo of gurumojo
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Anaxagoris
4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

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Burnside Brewing Co. in Portland, OR
Brewery rating: 3.73 out of 5 with 575 ratings
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