It’s so boring to plan a bachelorette party with phoned-in cliches: Not every bride-to-be is interested in penis-shaped cakes and male strippers. Brides — like, you know, people — have their own interests, whether they include blended drinks or karaoke or a tall beer or a big steak. The map below has spots for every type of bride, from those looking to dance and drink something with blue curaçao in it to those seeking an Old Fashioned in a leather booth with a few friends. There are places to rent out a room and throw a rager, and big-group-friendly restaurants for sharing a big feast. Many of the spots on this list include potential secondary locations, from clubs to hotel rooms, because if there’s something universal about bachelorette parties, it’s that they’re usually pretty eventful. For more ideas, Eater Portland’s map of celebration restaurants, private dining rooms, and essential bars may provide more options.
Per usual, this map is ranked, not organized geographically.Read More