As one of the great beer capitals in the world, Portland, OR is known as Beervana. With an amazing craft beer culture and an environment that provides the perfect conditions for growing hops, and a high quality water supply, Portland is a beer lovers paradise.
With that being said, we’ll begin with some must have beer in Portland, Oregon lists.
The Best Brewpubs in Portland, Oregon
- Alameda Brewhouse
An amazing brewpub in the heart of the Beaumont Village in Northeast Portland. All beer is brewed on premise.
- Breakside Brewery
One of the most innovative brewpubs you will find. They brewed close to 100 different beers in 2011 alone.
- Hopworks Urban Brewery
Portland’s first Eco-Brewpub to offer all organic handcrafted beers, fresh local ingredients, and a sustainable building with a relaxed and casual atmosphere.
- Laurelwood Brewing Co.
With multiple locations, Laurelwood serves a great selection of handcrafted beers, along with a great menu for dining.
With locations all over Oregon and Washington, McMenamins is a legend. No matter if you visit one of their hotels, movie theaters, or restaurants, they generally have some pretty good atmosphere. The beer itself is alright.
- New Old Lompoc
Great selection of handcrafted beers and good food.
- Lucky Labrador Brewing Company
With 4 locations, Lucky Lab is a great place to hang out with friends and drink some great ales.
Portland, Oregon Breweries
- Widmer Brothers Brewing
- Pyramid Brewing Company
- Deschutes Brewery
- BridgePort Brewing Company
- Rogue Ales
- MacTarnahan’s Brewing Company
- Upright Brewing
- Hair of The Dog Brewing Company
Portland, Oregon Homebrew Supply Shops
- F.H. Steinbart
Portland’s oldest homebrew supply store
- Let’s Brew
Homebrew supply shop where you can also brew on premise
- The Homebrew Exchange
Homebrew store located in Northeast Portland
- Above The Rest Homebrewing
Beer and wine making supplies
- Bader Beer & Wine Supply
An awesome homebrew supply shop with the best service around Portland
Other Portland, Oregon Local Beer Must-Haves
- The Portland Brew Bus
What’s better than a tour bus taking you around different Portland breweries to try new beer. Very knowledgeable tour guide
- Oregon Brewers Festival
Huge beer festival on Portland’s waterfront
- Portland International Beer Festival
Celebrating beers from all over the world
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