2017 Maintenance Closure

Next Door Gastropub to be CLOSED Monday, April 10-Wednesday, April 12th. Re-opening for lunch Thursday, April 11th at 11am!

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LIVE music Sunday, April 2nd: LUCK of the DRAW

Join us for a hootin-and-a-hollerin good time with country roots band Luck of the Draw Sunday, April 2nd at 6pm

Authentic, good-time music! Family friendly…high energy…bluegrass… country roots…rock and roll…blues…and more!




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Sorry, no LIVE music Sunday, March 26th

Our Music Man has been on a much deserved vacation! Live music will resume next Sunday, April 2nd with Luck of the Draw–a country/blues ensemble!

Check em out!


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A Night with the Andersons!!

Very excited about our upcoming beer pairing dinner with Anderson Valley Brewing Co!! Each of 5 courses will be inspired by a different Wes Anderson film, paired with a unique beer and accompanied by live performances of sound tracks by local band Raygun Carver!! Tickets are limited and are $75 per person (includes food + drink +entertainment).

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Don’t miss this one!!

To secure your spot before they sell out, text or call Angela 360.460.4802

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LIVE Music//The Alkis//Sun 3.28.16//5pm

Dont miss the west coast acoustic duo–The Alkis–on the highest stage in town!

Sunday, February 28th  |  5pm | no cover



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LIVE Music//Bread & Gravy//Sun 3.21.16//6pm

Join us for Live Music every Sunday!

This Sunday we’ll have local group Bread and Gravy bringing their Americana, blues, classic rock and more to the highest stage in town!

Sunday, Feb 21  |  6pm  |  no cover!

breadand gravy



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Sorry, no live music Sunday 9/20…

We’ll be watching the Hawks @ Green Bay instead!!

GO HAWKS !!!!!!

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Washington Trails Magazine Feature


Along with a few other hiker friendly establishments in the state, Next Door Gastropub was featured in the July & August 2015 publication of  Washington Trails Magazine. We feel honored to be recognized as a popular post-hike watering hole and food stop!

Check it out here!

Will Hike For Food!!

WashingtonTrails July + August 2015


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Bragging Rights…

Next Door Gets Outside!

We’re tickled (oh so tickled) to have been mentioned in Outside Magazine not once…not twice…but three times!!!


Sorry to brag but…check it out here!

Best Places to Eat in Your Favorite National Parks!

National Park Secrets (ssshhhhhhh!)

2nd Best Town 2015


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(2nd) BEST small TOWN 2015

And the winner is…

The Annual Best Towns contest put on by Outside Magazine each year has brought a little piece of fame to little ole PA–that’s what the OGs call Port Angeles by the way. As a wildcard entry into the contest, Port Angeles took the nation by storm and ended up in the championship round with Chattanooga, TN–a pretty cool “big” town we’d say.  Although PA ended up coming in second to Chattanooga, we were all just super honored to be there!

Co-Owner of Next Door, Jacob Oppelt, took the competition to a level it’s never been before when he made a spectacular video outlining all the cool things you could do in PA in one single day. The video went viral on Facebook within hours which inspired him to travel to Chattanooga in the final days of the contest to make a similar video of all the fun things you can do there in a single day.  With money raised by fellow excited citizens, he and business partner Justin Tognoni jumped on a last minute flight to Tennessee to challenge Chattanooga in a positive way. The two boys really took to Chattanooga and you could say Chattanooga took to them as well.  

“The people of Chattanooga really embraced the video project and reached out to us in ways we couldn’t imagine while visiting their town,” says Jake. “We were called by local radio stations, taken on some super fun excursions and really just treated like we were in the contest with them instead of against them.”

Because of the Best Towns Contest 2015, Port Angeles has already gotten some extra tourist attention. Local business have seen business increase as high as 30% in some cases in July and August.

“Any exposure is great exposure for a small town economically,” says another Co-Owner of Next Door Gastropub Angela Oppelt, “but what coming in 2nd in this contest did–and moreover what my brother Jacob did with his videos–was shine a positive light on the people of PA. It really is a testament to the spirit of the Northwest and what we are all about up here. We might be second best in an annual contest, but in our minds we’re in the best small town every morning we wake up.”

Check out the videos below and most importantly…get OUTSIDE!!

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