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West Burnside's Best Bar

Come to the Marathon whenever you are downtown in Portland. With a fun atmosphere, over 20 TVs, 3 Pool Tables, 20 Taps, Great Cocktails, and a full menu you can’t go wrong.

West Burnside's Best Bar

Come to the Marathon whenever you are downtown in Portland. With a fun atmosphere, over 20 TVs, 3 Pool Tables, 20 Taps, Great Cocktails, and a full menu you can’t go wrong.
All the drinks, all the sports, all the food, all the time at the marathon.
Fun time and great cocktails and beer.

Drinks

With 20 taps including great Portland beers, great cocktails, and daily drink specials you will find something for you.
Timbers fans having a good time!

Sports

Whether it is the Timbers, Thorns, Blazers, UFC, or other sports around the world, with over 20 HD TVs, you can watch all your favorite sports. 
The Famous Marathon Nachos

Food

The Marathon is known for its great food. A full menu with our famous Gyros, Burgers, Nachos, or Breakfast served all day is ready to fill you up.
Events & Schedule

We have daily drink specials, game day specials, DJ Friday and Saturday night, and more.

Our TV packages: NFL Sunday Ticket, NBA League Pass, MLB Extra Innings, NHL Center Ice. We also show most international sports including Futbol, Rugby, and much more. Just ask your server to get the sports you want on your closest of 20+ TVs.

We also have Tuesday Trivia, Pool Tables, Bar Games, Video Poker, and a Jukebox when the DJs aren’t here.

Up Next:
  • Trivia NightTue, Nov 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Live DJFri, Nov 24 @ 10:00 pm-Sat, Nov 25 @ 2:15 am
  • Free Raffle Giveaway! Swag & TicketsSat, Nov 25 @ 1:00 am - 1:15 am

THE MARATHON TAVERNA HAS BEEN ONE OF PORTLAND’S TOP RATED SPORTS BARS SINCE 1994!

Come join the Marathon Family and sip on one of our 19 draft beers or an amazing cocktail from our full bar! Our menu features the best Gyro in town being served since 1974 in our original location The Acropolis Tavern. Our location on West Burnside is part of the Goose Hollow and Nob Hill neighborhoods, and we are very close to the Pearl District. Being within walking distance of Providence Park, Crystal Ballroom, Powell’s Books, and 23rd makes us a popular stop wherever you might be going.