10 Night Hot Spots Not to Be Missed in Central Eastside Portland



When it comes to finding the right spot to hang out at night in Portland, Oregon your options are endless. Portland offers every type of nightlife imaginable and 10Best has searched far and wide before ranking any of these Portland places. How'd they earn their way on the list for Portland Oregon? Beer selection, specialty cocktails, cool aesthetics, great jukeboxes, hip crowds, tasty food, prices; we consider it all before deciding which ones belong on a list of Portland's Best. Portland is a unique city, so it’s no surprise to find such a variety of nightlife making it on to our top 10 list. All of the places we've included serve wonderful food and enticing drinks.  We’ve included bars with unique themes and good happy hours, like Texas saloon themed Landmark Saloon. For those that are ready to show off their best dance moves we've included Crush. For kareoke lovers there is the wildly popular Voicebox. No list for Portland could be complete without a place or two to catch live music and that's why we've included Doug Fir Lounge and Via de Boheme.


10
Southeast Portland
Vie de Boheme


Vie de Boheme is an enchanting winery and wine bar that creates an old world experience; located in revitalized Southeast Portland Warehouse District on Distillery Row. They have live music, usually jazz, every night of the week, except Mondays...  Read More




The Sapphire Hotel is a cocktail lounge in a former hotel lobby with a shady past. They serve small plates and craft cocktails. The atmosphere here is killer and perfect for a date night. The cocktails are the best part about this lounge. Their...  Read More


8
Southeast Portland
Crush


Although open to everyone, Crush is undoubtedly a predominately gay bar. Located in Southeast Portland, the establishment is divided into two sections: a comfortable, more intimate main bar and a dance floor/dining room. DJs spin an energetic...  Read More




Imperial Bottle Shop and Taproom is a beer lovers paradise. With 16 beers on tap and 400 types of bottled beer chances are they have the beer you seek. If you do not know what kind of beer you want just order a sampler. With the sampler you get...  Read More


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Southeast Portland


The Rum Club, as it's name may imply, is a small bar with a small, yet dedicated staff. They also have a small patio. The Rum Club has an extensive collection, but their area of expertise is higher end or new and odd drinks. You can even enjoy a...  Read More




If you love country music, Bluegrass or Texas rock you are going to love the LandMark Saloon. Here they have everything a country bar should: a massive bar, quality libations like cold beer and signature cocktails served in mason jars, live...  Read More




Voicebox has redefine karaoke in the States by breaking expectations: a night at Voicebox is as much about the unexpected conversation, the background singer, and the goofy dance as it is about taking the mic and eating bowls full of candy. At...  Read More




Backstage Bar is a cool place to hang out, watch the game, and have a beer. Considered to be the the loftiest place to play pool among bars in Portland with their super high ceilings. This hidden bar behind the Bagdad Theater's screen actually...  Read More


Aalto Lounge
Photo courtesy of Aalto Lounge


Aalto Lounge is a fun, modern bar on Belmont with a great patio area and a dimly lit lounge section. If you have a hard time finding it, just look for Stumptown coffee, it's right next door. They have 17 wines available along with local and...  Read More


Doug Fir Lounge
Photo courtesy of Courtesy Travel Portland


Located below the Doug Fir Restaurant, the Doug Fir Lounge is a hip live music spot that's got a dedicated following who show up to listen to the mix of regional and national musicians booked to play every night of the week. An outstanding food...  Read More


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Meet Meagan Shamy

Meagan Shamy is an Oregon resident by choice and thinks Portland is a tremendous city that everyone should visit. Originally a Texas girl, she has lived all around the United States,...  More About Meagan

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