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Widmer Brothers Brewery and Pub

#185 of 3,437 Restaurants in Portland
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, German, Brew Pub, Gastropub
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955 N Russell St, Portland, OR 97227-1733
+1 503-281-3333
11:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Ashland, Oregon
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We aren't big beer drinkers but we were up late and wanted some munchies. The menu looked amazing! I settled on the caeser salad and the beer cheese soup but could have ordered many of the yummy looking dishes they had. We had the Hefe Fruit and the pear-ginger-apple cider. Both were delightful. My partner ordered the beet & chevre... More 

Thank Lynda S
Vancouver, Washington
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129 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is what you would expect from a brewery. The staff was great and welcoming. Our server was informative on the different choices they have. I tried their Smoked Turkey with potato salad. Good portion and the potato salad was made with red potatoes and tasted homemade! I went with their Hef. Dinner was great and filling, I would... More 

Thank hmariecj
Portland, OR
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Been here three times and impressed three times. Service, food, and drinks were excellent. Parking at times can be limited, but not a large issue.

Thank 1oldmanriver
Vancouver, Washington
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Had lunch here with 3 friends. The place was crowded. Is very popular. We each selected an IPA. I had a less hoppy one Replay IPA, that was really good. We also each had a sandwiches and all were happy with them. I had the pork shoulder. It was tasty, but it had more fat than I would have liked.... More 

Portland, Oregon
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93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I usually get the Salmon sandwich during Happy Hour and 1 or 2 beers. It came with a great salad for a healthy lunch (I used lemons for dressing). The new menu now charges $2 for the salad. (Funny I used to turn down the salad and potato salad and they would offer potato chips even though they were not... More 

Thank Larry R
Brevard, North Carolina
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305 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The food, the beer (Kill Devil Brown) & most especially the people: Griffin, Robbie and Zack, exceeded our expectations, and we are foodies and craft beer aficionados! Don't miss this place on your visit to Portland! Be sure to try the Brussels Sprouts, even if you don't usually like vegetables. Also try the Steelhead and Polenta. Tastebuds are still dancing!... More 

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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

It is with a sad heart that I write this review. We have been to this place numerous times and have always loved the German theme of the restaurant. My wife and I have both looked forward to the sausage plate or the pretzel with mustard. This last trip was disappointing. The menu has changed dramatically and according to the... More 

Thank Brody G
Anchorage, Alaska
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went with friends on the brewery tour. Learned about the process and the history and enjoyed the samples at the end. My wife isn't much of a beer drinker, but she still enjoyed the tour. It was fascinating time.

Thank KeithMil2
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a quick afternoon pint. Lots of beers to choose from. No problem giving samples. $1 off pints for happy hour. Highly recommend the pretzel for a snack

Thank Eric P
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

That summons it up m, really.. Oh yeah, forgot: great service! Perfectly good gastro pub/ brewery. A bit cold inside, (got really nothing to complaint about.) Sending all my recommendations! Go for the beer flights. I had the steak salad, he had lamb burger, both perfect!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, German, Brew Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 955 N Russell St, Portland, OR 97227-1733
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-281-3333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?