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Where to Watch the Presidential Election in Portland

See whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be president surrounded food and drink

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It's almost over — but not yet. American voters decide who will be the next president this Tuesday, November 8, and that means it's time to figure out where to watch the presidential election, whether at a restaurant absorbing comfort food, a bar with discounted shots of high-proof liquor, or both.

The polls close in most states in the late evening, and if Hillary Clinton takes Florida, the result of the 2016 presidential election could be determined relatively early; however, most news networks do not report the result of the election until later in the evening or in the early morning hours.

This map aims to offer locations to watch the presidential election in neighborhoods across the city. Know of a spot we missed? Share it in the comments to get it onto the map. (Note: The points on this map are not ranked; rather, they're organized geographically.)

—All photos by Dina Avila unless credited otherwise

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Bazi Bierbrasserie

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1522 SE 32nd Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 234-8888
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2. La Moule

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2500 SE Clinton St
Portland, OR 97202
(971) 339-2822
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The sleek cocktail lounge and restaurant will be showing the election and serving a poutine special with the tagline, "If you are going to move to Canada, you might as well learn about their cuisine early." Find multiple cocktail deals, as well.

3. Night Light Lounge

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2100 SE Clinton St
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 731-6500
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This beloved bar recently overhauled its food menu for a more local approach, which means lots of delicious pub favorites to eat during the election. The details of its event are rather thin, and the event page only promises "AV wizardry by Cherry Mint video DJs."

4. Associated

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5. EastBurn

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1800 E Burnside St
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 236-2876
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With things kicking off at 11 a.m., this storied bar pretty much guarantees a bustling scene. It has four movie screens, happy hour until 6 p.m., and $2.50 pints and other food and drink specials. Reservations not accepted.

6. Loyal Legion

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710 SE 6th Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 235-8272
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Loyal Legion tells Eater it'll have the presidential election on. No specials currently, but there's always the huge boilermaker menu - reportedly the largest in the city; daily $3 shot and $3 beer; and the new happy hour, which runs 3 to 6 p.m.

7. Lechon

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113 SW Naito Pkwy
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 219-9000
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The seats in front of the bar's TV are limited, but for those able to show proof they've voted, the restaurant is giving ten percent off its menu of comforting South American-inspired dishes.

8. Mi Mero Mole

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32 NW 5th Ave
Portland, OR
(971) 266-8575
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Both locations of Mi Mero Mole will show the election and offer happy hour prices all night long to anyone who specifically asks for the "Election Special." Find a Trump pinata, too, at the downtown venue.

9. Clyde Common

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1014 SW Stark St
Portland, OR 97205
(503) 228-3333
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10. McMenamins Mission Theater

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1624 NW Glisan St
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 223-4527
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McMenamins Mission Theater & Pub is showing the election for free, allowing those 17 and under to attend with a guardian, too. Find the debate on at other McMenamins locations, as well, including the street-level pub inside McMenamins Crystal Ballroom and Bagdad Backstage Bar. Happy hour food and drink is available until 6 p.m. at many of these spots but not at the Mission Theater.

11. Restaurant St Jack

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1610 NW 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 360-1281
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12. Chesa

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2218 NE Broadway St
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 477-9521
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13. EaT: An Oyster Bar

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3808 N Williams Ave
Portland, OR 97227
(503) 281-1222
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14. Alberta Street Pub

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1036 NE Alberta St
Portland, OR 97211
(503) 284-7665
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The old-school Alberta Street Pub will show the debate on its 11-foot projector screen and out on the patio TV. "Specials" promised all night.

1. Bazi Bierbrasserie

1522 SE 32nd Ave, Portland, OR 97214

[Photo: Facebook/Bazi]

1522 SE 32nd Ave
Portland, OR 97214

2. La Moule

2500 SE Clinton St, Portland, OR 97202

The sleek cocktail lounge and restaurant will be showing the election and serving a poutine special with the tagline, "If you are going to move to Canada, you might as well learn about their cuisine early." Find multiple cocktail deals, as well.

2500 SE Clinton St
Portland, OR 97202

3. Night Light Lounge

2100 SE Clinton St, Portland, OR 97202

This beloved bar recently overhauled its food menu for a more local approach, which means lots of delicious pub favorites to eat during the election. The details of its event are rather thin, and the event page only promises "AV wizardry by Cherry Mint video DJs."

2100 SE Clinton St
Portland, OR 97202

4. Associated

Portland, OR

[Photo: Facebook/Associated]

5. EastBurn

1800 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214

With things kicking off at 11 a.m., this storied bar pretty much guarantees a bustling scene. It has four movie screens, happy hour until 6 p.m., and $2.50 pints and other food and drink specials. Reservations not accepted.

1800 E Burnside St
Portland, OR 97214

6. Loyal Legion

710 SE 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97214

Loyal Legion tells Eater it'll have the presidential election on. No specials currently, but there's always the huge boilermaker menu - reportedly the largest in the city; daily $3 shot and $3 beer; and the new happy hour, which runs 3 to 6 p.m.

710 SE 6th Ave
Portland, OR 97214

7. Lechon

113 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204

The seats in front of the bar's TV are limited, but for those able to show proof they've voted, the restaurant is giving ten percent off its menu of comforting South American-inspired dishes.

113 SW Naito Pkwy
Portland, OR 97204

8. Mi Mero Mole

32 NW 5th Ave, Portland, OR

Both locations of Mi Mero Mole will show the election and offer happy hour prices all night long to anyone who specifically asks for the "Election Special." Find a Trump pinata, too, at the downtown venue.

32 NW 5th Ave
Portland, OR

9. Clyde Common

1014 SW Stark St, Portland, OR 97205

[Photo: Facebook/Clyde Common]

1014 SW Stark St
Portland, OR 97205

10. McMenamins Mission Theater

1624 NW Glisan St, Portland, OR 97209

McMenamins Mission Theater & Pub is showing the election for free, allowing those 17 and under to attend with a guardian, too. Find the debate on at other McMenamins locations, as well, including the street-level pub inside McMenamins Crystal Ballroom and Bagdad Backstage Bar. Happy hour food and drink is available until 6 p.m. at many of these spots but not at the Mission Theater.

1624 NW Glisan St
Portland, OR 97209

11. Restaurant St Jack

1610 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210

[Photo: Facebook/St. Jack]

1610 NW 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97210

12. Chesa

2218 NE Broadway St, Portland, OR 97232

[Photo: Facebook/Chesa]

2218 NE Broadway St
Portland, OR 97232

13. EaT: An Oyster Bar

3808 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97227

[Photo: Facebook/EaT]

3808 N Williams Ave
Portland, OR 97227

14. Alberta Street Pub

1036 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211

The old-school Alberta Street Pub will show the debate on its 11-foot projector screen and out on the patio TV. "Specials" promised all night.

1036 NE Alberta St
Portland, OR 97211

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