One great way to explore a city's bars is to park yourself at a good one and then find out where the bartenders go when the work is over. Maybe they're into locally brewed beer or finding the best pinball machines, maybe they can tell you where the best cocktails are or which spot has the best jukebox. We've polled bartenders in San Francisco and New York, out in Austin and Chicago, in chilly Boston and sunny Los Angeles.
For today's edition of Where Bartenders Drink, we hit up pros in Portland, Oregon. We asked them to recommend the best cocktail bars, spots for wine and beer, as well as their favorite Portland dive bars. Want to drink where bartenders drink? Get their recommendations in the slideshow or use the map below.
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