Bar Review: Loyal Legion

Bar Reviews
BACK IN BLUE: Kurt Huffman’s 99-Oregon-tap beer hall had quite an opening week. Loyal Legion (705 SE 6th Ave, 235-8272, had a line down the block when it first cracked the doors    More
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Legion of Doom: OLCC Says Shuttered Loyal Legion Didn't Apply for License in Time

Updated with Kurt Huffman response.


Food & Drink
Loyal Legion, Kurt Huffman's new 99-tap beer bar in the former PPAA building, had an opening weekend most bars can only dream of.There was a line down the block Friday night outside, even before it opened for business. Last night, once you got in, you couldn't even find a seat at the bar. But don't expect to go there tonight. Huffman's all-Oregon-beer bar has closed, effective immediately, ...   More
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 LIZZY ACKER

Loyal Legion Reopening Tomorrow, July 17

The 99-tap bar opened last week, then closed this week. It'll open again.


Food & Drink
Well that didn't take long. Loyal Legion, Kurt Huffman's 99-tap Oregon beer bar in the Central Eastside at 705 SE 6th St., will be back open for business tomorrow, July 17.The bar opened July 10 to much fanfare and a line stretching around the block. On one of the longest bars in Portland, you couldn't even find a seat.But as of Tuesday, July 14, it had already closed—because it didn't ...   More
Thursday, July 16, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Murmurs: Former Blazer Randolph Blasts Portland

Anybody got Civil War tickets?

A familiar local voice will soon be reporting from the escalating conflict between Israel and Gaza. Emily Harris, the former host of Oregon Public Broadcasting’s morning talk show Think Out Loud, ha   More
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 WW Editorial Staff

Future Drinking: Huffman and Bunk Opening Tex-Mex Joint at Wonder Ballroom

And more new places to eat and drink in Portland


Food & Drink
Our weekly-ish look into the future of Portland's food and beverage scene via OLCC liquor license applications:As previously reported elsewhere, the the crew behind Bunk Sandwiches are opening a Tex-Mex joint underneath the Wonder Ballroom called Trigger. Not reported: Chefstable mogul Kurt Huffman is a 25 percent owner, and is listed as the "managing member." Prediction: eventually this entire city ...   More
Friday, August 24, 2012 RUTH BROWN

Future Drinking

Slow Bar's Slow Burger; Shut Up and Eat goes B&M, and more new places to eat and drink in Portland


Food & Drink
Our weekly look into the future of Portland's bar and restaurant scene, via OLCC liquor license applications:Inner southeast's Slow Bar is spinning off its popular onion-ring-stuffed burgers into a burger joint—called Slow Burger—at "food cart incubator" the Ocean at 2325 SE Glisan. It joins the meatball and milkshake eatery 24th & Meatballs from the owner of Tabla, John and Carpiel ...   More
Friday, June 8, 2012 by Ruth Brown

Hung Far Low: Before and After

The much-loved Hung Far Low sign returned to Old Town/Chinatown tonight in a festive ceremony that included hundreds of onlookers. Kurt Huffman, one of the owners of the restaurant Ping in the Hung Far Low building, formally unveiled the restored sign from the basket of a crane parked next to his restaurant. The iconic sign came down in 2008. But a campaign to "re-erect" it kicked off in 2009. ...   More
Thursday, September 2, 2010 BETH SLOVIC


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