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Sapphire Hotel Bar

5008 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215-3256
+1 503-232-6333
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Pink bubbles, Awesome wait staff, bacon wrapped dates. What?!

Yummy stop after The Barefoot Sage. Drinks and appetizers in a sunny window was the perfect... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Marie-Claire B
,
Sequim, Washington
via mobile
My Favorite Local Spot, Please Bring Back the Meatballs!!!

I've been enjoying this neighborhood spot for a year now and it's my favorite. I've enjoyed a... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
narcisse07
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Portland
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8 Apr 2017
“My Favorite Local Spot, Please Bring Back the Meatballs!!!”
30 Apr 2017
“Pink bubbles, Awesome wait staff, bacon wrapped dates. What?!”
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5008 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215-3256
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Yummy stop after The Barefoot Sage. Drinks and appetizers in a sunny window was the perfect compliment to a Sunday with girlfriends. The French Rosé bubbles was a perfect drink. The bacon wrapped almond stuffed dates along with the artichoke and arugula dip with warm...More

Thank Marie-Claire B
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I've been enjoying this neighborhood spot for a year now and it's my favorite. I've enjoyed a number of items on the regular and happy hour menus. The staff do a really good job or making regulars and newbies feel comfortable and welcomed. The ambience...More

Thank narcisse07
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had such a nice dinner at Sapphire. We were exhausted after a very long day of travel, and Sapphire offered the perfect blend of community and private dining. Lots of people were there with us, but we felt alone at the table.. perfect. The...More

Thank JandJ468
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Came here on our final night in Portland. We were drawn by the multitude of options for cocktails but were blown away by the beet burger and farmers board- where you can choose your cheeses and protein. We went with a brie, a sheep milk,...More

1  Thank Pelloh
Reviewed 5 February 2016

What a wonderful find in Portland on Hawthorne. Primarily known for excellent and innovative cocktails, Sapphire has a wonderful selection of foods with emphasis on sharable appetizers. The server was excellent, not only in knowing the menu perfectly but also a great source for interesting...More

Thank Peeteega
Reviewed 11 July 2015

The Sapphire Hotel has a pretty seedy history on the southeast side of Portland. Nothing seedy about the bar, though. This bar is a wonderful, old-time elegant (yet unaffected) place to be seen while imbibing the most imaginative cocktails and nibbling on a fine variety...More

1  Thank BR K
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Actually Hawthorne continues – the bend takes you onto SE 50th – so you might miss this little gem. Great cocktails and starters crafted with quality ingredients and served by friendly and attentive staff. We'll be back.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Great winter evening spot with spot-on warming entrees and libations. The french onion soup is to die for and a perfect remedy for a cold. Be sure to have it with an Irish whiskey hot toddy! Oh my friend loves that the bourbon on the...More

Thank SequoiaBlue
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Our friend brought us to Sapphire Bar for a late night drink while we were visiting Portland. I thought the atmosphere and drink selection was great. If you're a fan of mixed drinks, this is a must when you're in Portland.

2  Thank Jairy G
Reviewed 24 May 2013

This was unique and enjoyable bar to check out off the beaten path in Portland. It's no longer a hotel, but now a bad [--] bar scene. It has a unique history, apparently a seedy hotel back in the day bustling with ladies of the...More

Thank lulu4014
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