11. The Porter Beer Bar


Photograph by Caroline C. Kilgore

Do yourself a favor and play beer roulette with the Porter’s menu of vintage beers, which goes on for page after page. Where will you land? A Birra del Borgo? A St. Ambroise barley wine? A Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout from 2011? The staff can be hurried, but they’ll give you good descriptors. (Prepare for terms like “mouth feel” a lot.)

Don’t miss Daily specials like blue crab beignets, bulging with warm chèvre and wild fennel
What’s playing The Beatles, The National
The scene Ironic T-shirts, prominent keychains

1156 Euclid Avenue
Smoking allowed

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