We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tugboat Brewing Company

711 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
+1 503-226-2508
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Chill Out

This feels like an independent coffee shop...except they have beer instead of coffee. -Friendly... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
John P
,
San Diego, California, United States
Major Disappointment

This was the last stop on a 4 brewery beer crawl. The crowd was thin for late on a Friday. Probably... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
BOSLEYBUCKS
,
Portland, Oregon
via mobile
Read all 48 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“board games” (7 reviews)
“beers on tap” (3 reviews)
“coffee house” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 16:00 - 00:00
LOCATION
711 SW Ankeny St, Portland, OR 97205-3703
Downtown
CONTACT
Website
+1 503-226-2508
Write a Review
Reviews (48)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 2017

This feels like an independent coffee shop...except they have beer instead of coffee. -Friendly hipster staff -20 something beers on tap. And wine. -Way chill ambiance with old furniture and booths -Lots of used board games...you can only talk for so long right? -Lots of...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This was the last stop on a 4 brewery beer crawl. The crowd was thin for late on a Friday. Probably because they were out most of their beer options. Should a brew pub every run out!!!! NOT..I was quite disappointed.

Thank BOSLEYBUCKS
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Weird place. 3 of their own brews on tap, 11 guest taps and 2 ciders. Their own beers weren’t that great but the guy behind the bar was friendly and funny. People seemed to have nice time there. There was quite a contrast when we...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This venue was more than perfect for the taste we were searching for on a Saturday night in downtown Portland. Coming from Albuquerque, New Mexico, we're used to the nitty gritty but also a fan of well produced craft brews. The atmosphere and honesty did...More

Thank Kendra C
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Nice local place. I tried the Chernobyl Stout and also the Chernobyl IPA, both excellent. Definitely recommend this place.

Thank Yoritomo
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The beer was good, too! We walked by here twice wanting to go in, but it doesn't open til 4 PM. The third time was the charm and we got to enjoy all the quirks this bar has to offer. My words don't do it...More

Thank worldfamousjeff
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is a small place on a less desirable block of the Pearl District. We walked here after some oysters nearby and almost changed our mind when we got here. The door is black, the windows are dark and the buildings on the same block...More

Thank Bryan102787
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is now my favorite pub - great atmosphere and great beer - the bartender was very nice and attentive

Thank emes9
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Kind of your typical local beer place. The place has a huge selection of games and activities. Little hipster feel to it. We had a large table, played some Jenga, enjoy the atmosphere for a while. Nice place to hang out with some friends and...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for happy hour beers. Got a table by the game shelf. Played one round of battleship and drank a house pale ale. Then switched to another game called quarto - enjoyed a different house ale. Asked for recommendations for dinner and were directed...More

Thank Peter K
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Little Bird Bistro
575 reviews
.12 km away
The Original
371 reviews
.15 km away
El Gaucho
339 reviews
.11 km away
Thai Peacock
176 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Roseland Theater
26 reviews
.18 km away
U.S. Bancorp Tower
18 reviews
.16 km away
Museum of Contemporary Craft
26 reviews
.17 km away
Oregon Wines on Broadway
29 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Mark G
Does this place allow minors?
4 September 2016|
Answer
Response from emes9 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure...best to call them
0
Votes