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Bar Exam: Bullitt Bar

It’s your hangout for strong drinks, loud music and big dumb fun

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Bullitt Bar

33 E. Pine St.

Beer/wine or liquor too?
Full liquor, baby

Check all that apply:
( ) fancy cocktails
(X ) make ’em strong and keep ’em coming
( ) wine list (5 choices or more)
( ) craft beer
(X) beer: the usual suspects
(X) wide selection of bottles (more than 15)
( ) wide selection on tap (more
( ) than 15)

After work or after hours?
After hours

( ) Y
(X ) N

Smoking allowed?
(X ) Y
( ) N

Outside drinking:
( ) Y
(X) N
The front is open to the street, though

( ) Y
(X ) N

Bathrooms: nightmare or not bad?
Not bad

(X ) Y
( ) N

What’s on?

(X ) Y
( ) N

Loud music or background music?
Loud music — we heard a Deadmau5 song, a Kaskade song, and a Deadmau5 song featuring Kaskade before the DJ took over

( ) pinball
( ) video
( ) pool
( ) darts
( ) shuffleboard
(X ) other: stripper pole in the VIP area

Essay question: Why should I drink here?
The dream of the ’90s is alive at Bullitt Bar – not the Portlandia one, the one that features flocks of tattooed girls in baby tees and pigtails and walls packed with collectible gig posters. The naked-lady wallpaper (better than Wally’s, and that’s high praise), the beer cooler housed in the back end of a ’70s van (painted with, yep, boobalicious ladies) and the booths done up in muscle-car seat upholstery make Bullitt look like a Vegas reconstruction of an “LA rocker bar,” but don’t overthink it – this is a hangout for strong drinks, loud music and big dumb fun.


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