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Russell Street Bar.B.Que

325 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3710
+1 503-528-8224
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (17 reviews)
“cornbread” (17 reviews)
“ribs” (25 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
325 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3710
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for a dinner and all food was very delicious, the waitress was very kind and friendly I recommend this place

Thank Alessandro P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Russell Street BBQ more than ten times as many years. It has consistently excellent food. My favorite is the Baby Back Ribs, but the Pulled Pork, Brisket and Chicken are also top notch. They lost a point on the draft beer selection....More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place good menu. I had the Salmon chowder corn bread and a side salad. Hush puppies are excellent. It’s good enough to go back and eat again

Thank Biztravr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a fantastic place to enjoy a dinner out with friends and family - but it was SOOO loud! Otherwise, I could have given it 5 stars. We had quite a wait, but the food was worth it! I enjoyed a gluten free meal...More

Thank sanguinewanderer
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Saturday night about 8:45pm on a quest to try a new barbecue joint. Loved the decor as soon as we walked in. A good looking menu, albeit a little pricey, with plenty of options. The service was agonizingly slow, which was...More

Thank 503Jetsetter
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I was in the area, and decided to return here (I am rarely in the area). I had planned on a simple snack. The line-caught, fresh salmon special with polenta triangles, squash and corn bread (would you like some fresh honey on that?) made that...More

Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 30 September 2017

OK Meat Lovers, this ius the place for you. Outstanding food (meat lovers heaven) as well as great sides, beer, wine...everything you need to ensure you are in the Foodie Capitol of the USA. We were out with our friends and decided to have dinner...More

Thank stevemarilyn2013
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We visited here and ordered bbq pork sandwiches, Frito pie, & beer. Had fun sampling the various sauces. It was very good, we shall return!

Thank 36debbiem
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I am from the South and have eaten my way through many BBQ restaurants. I was skeptical of great BBQ in Portland, but Russell Street proved me wrong. The pulled pork was excellent and would do well even in the Deep South. I really loved...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Dashed in for emergency BBQ take out on my way home and everything was fine. The place is super clean, the staff was helpful and pleasant especially the hostess who probably dreads first-timers who show up for take out. I went with brisket, pulled pork,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3710
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-528-8224
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