Beer Battle! Every Thursday, January 2nd – April 9th

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North 45 pub is proud to kick off 2020 with a weekly beer battle to discover, once and for all, which beer is Portland’s favorite?

The battle will take place every Thursday evening from January 2nd, through April 9th with free tastings, and the opportunity for patrons to vote for their personal favorite. Voters will be entered into a drawing and once the battle is over in April, one lucky winner will receive free beer for a year. A portion of all proceeds will be donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities, benefitting sick children and their families.

Participating brewers include Gigantic, Widmer, 10 Barrel, New Belgium, Saint Archer, Firestone Walker, 2 Towns Cider, Ninkasi, Breakside, Old Town Brewing, Fort George, Pelican, Elysian, Sunriver, Pyramid and Matchless.

13th Anniversary Party – Saturday, Nov. 16th

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Some say 13 is an unlucky number, we disagree! North 45 had been a great place to make a bad decision for the last 13 years strong.

Celebrate our 13 years on NW 21st, on Saturday, November 16th from 4pm to 2am. Test your luck and win prizes by spinning our “Wheel of Misfortune” – prizes include free drinks, North 45 gear, our signature event cocktail the “Lucky 13″, or a pie in the face! Come join us and get lucky for a change.

L-Trivia Night-P – Sunday, November 3rd

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Join us on our patio for a Trivia Night! $50 to register a team, teams can be up to 5 people each. Register online by clicking this link.

Proceeds from the event go towards the LtP Foundation to further their mission of Supporting Childhood Legends Battling Cancer!


For more information on LtP visit their Facebook page or

10th Annual Belgian Fest – Sunday, June 16th

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Grab your wooden shoes, beret and bike or just meet us at North 45 for our 10th Annual Belgian Fest on Sunday June 16th, 2019 from 2pm to 8pm, with free 30 minute Belgian Beer Education with Rick Nickerson with Merchant du Vin 3:00pm, 4:00pm, and 5:00pm on our award-winning patio.”

Chef Katie will be have Belgian Frites with Andalouse sauce (a Belgian specialty; think mayo, tomato and peppers), Mussels & Frites and our regular menu will be available, too!

$10 admission includes: Signature Tasting Snifter Glass, 2 Tasting Tokens, Raffle Prize Ticket, & Tasting Notes. Additional 3 ounce tastes are available for $2.

This event is a great way to usher in our patio weather, treat Dad for Father’s Day or bid adieu to Portland Beer Week!

13th Annual Kentucky Derby – Saturday, May 4th

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Ladies and Gents! North 45’s 13th Annual Kentucky Derby party is Saturday, May 4th, 2019! Wear your big hats, sundresses, and seersucker for an afternoon of Southern fanciness and tradition! Join this patio celebration of the 145th annual Kentucky Derby starting at 11am.

Enjoy Kentucky food and drink specials, including Bourbon Mint Juleps in proper mugs, as you bet for your prized horse to take the lead. Costume contest for 100.00 gift card to North 45 is 12pm-1pm with winner announced at 1:30pm. Live Dixieland-style music will be performed by Brass Roots Movement and races will be shown on three screens, including one massive drop-down projector screen on the patio.

A $30 ticket gives you access to one of North 45’s fanciest events of the year, with proceeds benefitting Ronald McDonald House Charities. North 45’s 13th Annual Kentucky Derby is 21 and over only, and fancy dress is required (the bigger the hat, the better)!

Click here to purchase tickets online.

Brew Hog Blowout Craft Beer Tasting – Thursday, April 4th

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Come visit our award-winning back patio at North 45 for our 11th Annual Brew Hog Blowout on Thursday, April 4th, celebrating 20 of our favorite breweries!

You’ve enjoyed weekly brewery tastings at our Brew Hog series every Thursday, from October through March. Now is your chance to savor them all at once, as all participating breweries return for our annual Brew Hog Blowout. There will be over 20 breweries serving a variety of limited release & unique brews on our patio from 5:00-10:00pm.

Enjoy mug and token style tastings from all brewers; $10 includes souvenir mug, 3 tokens for 3 ounce tastings, and one raffle ticket to enter to win awesome brewery prizes! Additional taste tokens are $2. It’s also your last chance of the year to get North 45’s famous house smoked ribs!

See our full list of participating brewers:
10 Barrel
2 Towns
New Belgium
Modern Times
Three Creeks
Cascade Lakes

Portland Dining Month – 3 Courses for $33

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Enjoy three courses for 33.00 throughout the month of March! Check out our dining month offerings below, and treat yourself to a three course meal with some of your North 45 favorites. See you soon!


~choose one~

Mussel Bacon Chowder
potatoes, cream, scallions

Charred Brussels Sprouts v
honey vinegar

Equator Salad vg
mixed greens, carrots, jalapenos, red onion, sesame seeds, cucumber, potato crisps, cilantro lime vinaigrette


~choose one~

Crispy Chicken
fried rice, honey garlic BBQ sauce

Salt & Pepper Steak*
chili roasted potatoes, cumin grapefruit mojo

Beyond Meatballs v
herbed couscous, root vegetables, harissa gravy


~choose one~

Hot Apple Turnover vg
cinnamon cream

Mexican Chocolate Pudding vg
fresh whipped cream

12th Anniversary Party – Saturday, Nov. 17th

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North 45 Pub is proud to celebrate 12 years of serving libations and mussels & frites on NW 21st on Saturday, November 17th from 6pm to midnight!

Join us for our game show themed 12th anniversary party, “The Pint is Right”. The game show wheel spins every hour from 6pm to midnight with guests in the pub and on our heated, covered patio enjoying prizes that include custom pop sockets, trucker hats, beer koozies, and lip balm not to mention celebratory cupcakes, complimentary champagne, and discounted pints. This event is free and open to all pub patrons and guests!

Enjoy exclusive specials like the Vanna White (Pinnacle vodka, grapefruit juice, thyme simple syrup, soda) and our Next Contestant (smoked buffalo chicken sandwich, bacon, crispy mozzarella, iceberg-blue cheese slaw and a side of onion rings), and take home cool prizes as we toast a dozen years at North 45 Pub!

From Kentucky Derby to Brew Hog beer tastings to Timbers games to tours of the whiskey wall, thank you for a dozen years of friends and frolic at our travel themed pub on the 45th parallel…cheers to a dozen more!