Your guide to the 4 most popular spots in Portland's Libbytown neighborhood

10 July 2019
Bissell Brothers Brewing

Bissell Brothers Brewing | Photo: Kristel J./Yelp

Visiting Libbytown, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Portland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a brewery to a hand-crafted spirits distillery.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Libbytown, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Bissell Brothers Brewing

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Topping the list is brewery Bissell Brothers Brewing. Located at 4 Thompson's Point Road, Suite 108, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 206 reviews on Yelp. 

In 2016, this spot was highlighted by the Press Herald as one of Portland's thriving brewery tasting rooms. Look for brews like the oatmeal stout aged in whiskey barrels. 

2. Cellardoor 

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Next up is winery spot Cellardoor, situated at 4 Thompson's Point, Suite 110-111. With 4.5 stars out of 50 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

This spot hosts wine tastings, dinners, cooking classes, food-and-vino pairings and more, according to the Press Herald. The business offers a wine club and loyalty program, as well.

3. Bunker Brewing

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Brewery Bunker Brewing is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 17 Westfield St., Unit D, 4.5 stars out of 39 reviews. 

This 9,000-square-foot space is owned by Chresten Sorenson and restaurateur Jay Villani, according to Bangor Daily News. Look for the Hacienda Lime, a Mexican-style lager. 

4. Stroudwater Distillery

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Check out Stroudwater Distillery, which has earned four stars out of 33 reviews on Yelp. You can find the distillery at 4 Thompson's Point, Suite 104.

WCVB Boston named this spot one of the eateries and breweries to explore in Portland. On the drink list, look for vodka, gin, bourbon and rum. 

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