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Olive or Twist

925 NW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3245
+1 503-546-2900
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Sep 2017
“Best Cocktails in town”
13 May 2017
“Mother's day treat - Blood orange kamakazi ”
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$$ - $$$
925 NW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3245
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Great place to get a great cocktail. Friendly staff, owner always present and a very nice person. Barkeeper rotating but we have not been disappointed. They have a kitchen and really good food is coming out of it. Expect to wait a few minutes longer...More

Thank christophlebl
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We were early at the Hairy Lobster and they told us to leave. We went across the street and met Sam, the owner. He was hospitable and made us feel at home. The Blood Orange was amazing. Saved a bad bad date with my Seeing...More

Thank Benita C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We have been here a few times for drinks and munchies. The cocktails are good..specializing in Martinis, but the manhattan I had was good. The food is also really good. there are a couple of panini options, a flatbread with salad was huge and very...More

Thank Stew M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Stopped by here on my visit to Portland. The cocktails were all great, and well made. This was a weeknight and did not have a hard time finding an area for a party of 4 to sit. We were well catered to, and while I...More

Thank Bryanelgreat
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I enjoyed a wonderful cocktail here. The staff were excellent and very attentive. The owner was friendly and welcoming.

Thank Kr K
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I have only been here for cocktails and hats off to the bartender. The martinis rock, the manhattans roll, it's about as comfortable and relaxing as it gets.

Thank aaardvark
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Visited here with a date on a Thursday evening. Jazz music, cozy booths, and a quiet atmosphere ideal for conversation. I just had a glass of wine, as it was late, but I'd likely return for dinner another evening. It was a nice change of...More

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Try "The Peruvian"... A yummy mango drink with s nice kick!!!!! Great outdoor patio and nice quiet bar inside. Enjoy Portland's Pearl!

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Cool vibe bar in the Pearl district. Just went for drinks before our dinner. The staff is friendly and attentive, and have good traditional, strong drinks. A little on the expensive side, but it is a nice environment in the walking neighborhoods.

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 26 December 2015

This is an amazing martini bar with great drinks and service. Sam, the owners, makes it his mission to get to know all of his guests. The bartenders are attentive and friendly. Definitely check this place out.

Thank Jake F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 NW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3245
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-546-2900
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