The key ingredients to making a truly great cocktail bar are knowledge, execution, and — above all — peerless service. The latter is so important that it doesn't matter if its proto-professional or casual and chummy, it just has to be consistent and good. The bars listed here are what our editor calls "the crème della crème de menthe," or some of the best craft cocktail establishments in Portland.
(Note: The points on this map are not ranked, rather they're organized geographically.)Read More