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If Portland’s quirk mated with a 1920s speakeasy and a conspiracy theorist’s “smoke-filled room”—the progeny might look a lot like the Multnomah Whiskey Library. At the top of a flight of stairs, just beyond an unmarked door, a host asks for your name—yes, your full name—and your phone number. (They’ll call you when your table’s ready.) Somehow, such rituals feel refreshingly stuffy. Yes, there are hours-long waits, portraits of frowning white men lining the walls, and library “memberships” available for $500 a pop. But there is also cool, dark comfort, an academic devotion to liquor, and an unhurried, intimate atmosphere, complete with a massive fireplace and cushy chairs.

Meal Times
Dinner, Late Night

Multnomah Whiskey Library

1124 SW Alder St, Portland, OR, 97205
Downtown  •  503-954-1381
Tue–Thu 4–11:15 p.m. (final seating) <br/>Fri–Sat 4 p.m.–12:15 a.m. (final seating)