14 Portland Restaurants and Bars Where You Can Catch Live Music
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As more and more Americans get vaccinated, many venues across the country are gearing up for an exciting live music schedule of tours and local artists for the rest of the year. However, several restaurants and bars in the city are already booking live music and DJs, and even a few non-traditional venues that have sprung up during the pandemic to create a socially distanced outdoor setting for concerts. We may not have a Pickathon or Bumbershoot this year, and a few standbys haven’t reopened yet (looking at you, Holocene). Still, there’s plenty of enjoyable live music going on every day in Portland right now: Jazz bars with Italian food and stiff drinks serve as settings for quartets and trios, while bars with burgers and wings welcome DJs and rappers to their small stages. and terraces. Although a number of restaurants and bars in Portland will occasionally host an event with a band in the area, this map focuses specifically on venues that regularly host musicians and bands. And remember, cards aren’t ranked; they are organized geographically.
Note: The latest CDC guidelines for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak are here; Restaurant meals always carry risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Please be aware of changing local rules and check individual restaurant websites for any additional restrictions such as mask requirements. Find a local vaccination site here.
To note: The restaurants on this map are listed geographically.