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Portal Brewing Company

American, Bar, Pub
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40 N Front St, Medford, OR 97501-5903
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12:00 - 19:00
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Portland, Oregon
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181 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Really kind folks here-- and make sure you sit in the corner where the hand-made "Portal Game" is with die and gamepieces, a fun way to pass time with your drinks! Food was surprisingly delicious for the size of this place! Great IPA and they brought over tasters without asking and were spot-on with timing and service.

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Thank wandersmuch
Yokohama, Japan
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331 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We went right when they opened and were the only customers. The beers were great, the food was yummy, the ambiance was cozy and fun. The service was excellent. You can tell they have a passion for brewing!

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Thank American_Cobra
Medford, Oregon
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690 reviews
412 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

The beer is average, but so nice having a local beer actually brewed in this city. The food offerings are sparse but there is food! Service couldn't be better! The 3 rating is for the beer quality.

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Thank YearoftheRabbit
Santa Barbara, California
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34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2015

come here for the food- which was great, and the cozy, friendly atmosphere. we like our beer with a bit more body, if you like light beer, this place has it.

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Thank TMS664
Medford, Oregon
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Love the stout! Great Grilled Cheese (The Lumberjack?). Fun & fresh menu options! Didn't like - seating is really tight.

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1 Thank Redside33
Box Elder, South Dakota
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2015

When we moved here and asked people about Portal, very few seemed to be aware of it. We were excited to try a small, local microbrew, but after going on 3 occasions, I understand why it is not more known. The family that operates the business is very proud and intelligent. I have faith that as they continue they will... More 

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1 Thank bradchristy
Lynden, Washington
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Small, but quaint and friendly. I loved it. They are generous with their samples and the selection is good. I would recommend. We ordered food and each member of our party was satisfied.

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1 Thank IloveAsissi
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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220 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Cool little pub - wish it was right down the block from my house - friendly staff. GREAT BEER! Get the sausage pretzel that comes with cheese and bacon. Sooooooo good! Had fun sampling different beers. I will be back for sure to play drunken spelling or trivia.

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1 Thank Dave W
Seattle, Washington
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69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2014

A+ for local brewery experience. Small, quaint, personable. Great beer. Knowledgable staff (family run and they make the beer in their backyard! [how legit!]). Nice little taproom. Food menu is good but limited (as expected for brewery). Taps rotate a lot so you could have a new flight weekly pretty much.

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2 Thank CultureCouple2
Roseburg, Oregon
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136 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2014

My hubby and I stopped by Portal Brewing Company Saturday, March 8, 2014. We were pleasantly surprised by the smallness of the place and comfy atmosphere. The pub offers 13 of their delicious beers on tap and one guest cider. I just love it when you visit a brewery and all their beer is available. Since I love bitter and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 N Front St, Medford, OR 97501-5903
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Medford

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?