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Johnny's Tavern

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American, Pub
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1750 Old Portland Rd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-2223
+1 503-397-4594
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Saint Helens, Oregon
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Johnny's is a long standing Tavern in St. Helens. The food here is Tavern type fare but they do a pretty good job. You will not be overcharged for either your food or your beverages.

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Thank Chris0214
Deer Island, Oregon
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Busy and friendly place. Good place to watch University of Oregon Duck games. Place is usually a little loud to hear. Cheese burger, Tots, Onion Rings, Fried Mushrooms all good bar food. Has a good assortment of Beers. Very attentive staff.

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Thank rrh2340
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Be sure to try the fish and chips while your there, it is excellent, we have been there many times and the food and service have always been outstanding, the beer is ice cold as well.

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Thank Greg W
Portland, Oregon
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

It doesn't look like much from the outside, but the burgers here are awesome. It used to be a hang out for the Boise Mill employees, probably still is, just that there are fewer shifts running at the mill now. Extremely nice waitress who also serves as the bar tender during the day.

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Thank Candace C
Oregon
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014

They used to have the best "greasy bar food around" And just the bar vibe in general. They have pool tables & poker machines. The mushrooms were to die for! They changed the recipe. Good for the bar loving folks.

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Thank Meems1
Saint Helens, Oregon
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2013

I eat here for lunch because dinner is just too busy. They have good burgers and tots (lots of glorious tots) at a very reasonable price. As we have found the pool tables are usually open and at a decent price.

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Thank KneeCola
Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2012

We decided to see what other night life was like in St. Helens, so we stopped at Johnny's. The bartender was very pleasant and welcoming. The music on the jukebox was obnoxious, the crowd was quite a young crowd, very obnoxious and made us feel very out of place and unwelcomed. Next time I come to St. Helens I will... More 

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Thank Melissa K
Portland, Oregon
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463 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2012

Johnny's Tavern in St. Helens has the best burgers in town. Their menu includes other items as well that are very good including a fish burger. Their onion rings are a good side to go along with your meal and being smoke-free, makes your experience that much more enjoyable. This is a small tavern so don't expect a quiet dinner.... 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
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1750 Old Portland Rd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-2223
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Saint Helens
  • Phone Number: +1 503-397-4594

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