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Multnomah Whiskey Library

1124 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97205-2201
+1 503-954-1381
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar
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1124 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97205-2201
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I purchased two $25 Hall Passes” ($50 total) which is for those persons who may not live in the area but want to have a fine drink in a private club atmosphere. In the online reservation process you have to state the...More

Thank Travelnguyusa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here last week when visiting with friends from out of town. Only one of us is a whiskey drinker, but it did NOT dampen our experience at all. We arrived about 3:50pm on a Monday, with a small line outside. We had to wait...More

Thank aliciammier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a client and asked to stairs to the library room. I was advised that I could not because they were full so we were seated at the bar. My client decided to walk up on his own to check it out and...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the Library not expecting to get in and just wanting to see what the buzz was about However arriving at 4:30 seems to be a good time to be able to walk in. They were we're very gracious and seated us quickly. Our...More

Thank phrogphile
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We had been wanting to try this bar for a few years and finally got the chance earlier this month (Sept 2017). I'd read that it was difficult to get into without a significant wait, so we decided to go early (i.e. when they opened...More

Thank Cigarband
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The "Green Room" is the downstairs area of the bar and is open seating to anyone. Upstairs is far better atmosphere but it takes a while to get up there unless you're a member. Great whiskeys and fun place!

1  Thank cartercoak
Reviewed 13 September 2017

It is rare to find a spot that can craft cocktails or have the selection of fine whiskey's that Multnomah can offer. The decor is rich, warm and comfortable and allows for quite conversation while enjoying some incredible liquids. The service is un-rushed and attentive...More

Thank Billtill1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This is a place you must visit even if you don't like whiskey! The ambience alone with soft library lights, comfortable leather seating and large distressed wood tables are inviting to all. The incredible bar is something to behold! Come for the ambience but stay...More

Thank Jacinta C
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

OK let me make this very clear. If you've never been to New York then whiskey library is probably the coolest place you've ever been. Most people wait for over 2 to 3 hours just to enter this overrated whiskey establishment. It's a library style...More

Thank Traveler860_203
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Went here on a friend's recommendation and arrived shortly after they opened around 4 pm. They were already getting busy. They seated us in the Green Room downstairs where we had a drink while waiting to go upstairs to the main area. The main area...More

Thank CBD_MB
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8 April 2016|
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Response from Rhett L | Reviewed this property |
They had it last month when I was there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97205-2201
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-954-1381
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