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Welcome!

The newest destination in Polk County for quality dining, drinks, and entertainment. Bring the family to enjoy dinner and the free arcade games or enjoy a date night with live music every Saturday night! 

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Western original bar in Independence, Oregon. Draft beers, local wines and ciders, hard to find bourbon and whiskey.

Welcome to Golden Hop Saloon, the go-to spot in Polk County for quality dining, drinks, and entertainment. 

Located in Historic

Downtown independence, Oregon

At Golden Hop Saloon, we pride ourselves on being much more than your average restaurant and bar. We incorporate family dining with breakfast, lunch, and dinner options that everyone will enjoy. Pair this with our extensive collection of premium draft beers, cocktails, and the best selection of bourbon and whiskey around, and you’re sure to have a great dining experience.

Restored original bar in downtown Independence, Oregon.

The perfect local date night spot!

Live Music

Every Friday & Saturday Night

Restored original bar in downtown Independence, Oregon on C Street.

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Restored original bar in downtown Independence, Oregon.
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Whiskey & Bourbon

We take Whiskey and Bourbon seriously at the Golden Hop Saloon. That's why we offer a large selection of both, including some hard-to-find favorites. Whether you're a connoisseur or just looking to try something new, come on in and let our expert bartenders guide you to the perfect glass.

Rare selection of premium bourbon and whiskey.
Bar and restaurant in historic building of downtown Independence, Oregon.

Upcoming Events

  • Blood on the Plow LIVE
    Blood on the Plow LIVE
    Fri, Mar 01
    Mar 01, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 01, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Enjoy your favorite Pop/Rock hits with Blood on the Plow
  • Ed Desmarteau LIVE
    Ed Desmarteau LIVE
    Sat, Mar 02
    Mar 02, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Ed Desmarteau will be returning to the Golden Hop, playing your favorite hits from the 70s to today
  • Joe Stoddard LIVE
    Joe Stoddard LIVE
    Fri, Mar 08
    Mar 08, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 08, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Joe Stoddard brings true entertainment to the stage! With a huge variety of music, hilarious comedy and outlandish satirical impersonations designed to tickle your funny-bone, Joe keeps his audiences laughing and singing from start to finish.
  • Shinkle Band LIVE
    Shinkle Band LIVE
    Sat, Mar 09
    Mar 09, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 09, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    The Shinkle Band kicks off the weekend with their old-school style of country music.
  •  Chris Tardiff LIVE
     Chris Tardiff LIVE
    Fri, Mar 15
    Mar 15, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 15, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Chris Tardiff of Showdown fame will be rockin' the Golden Hop this Friday Night!
  • St. Patty's Party
    St. Patty's Party
    Sat, Mar 16
    Mar 16, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 16, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Don some green and join us for beer and shenanigans while celebrating the luckiest holiday of the year! We will have a special Irish Menu and colorful themed drinks all day, and Taliesin Band will be entertaining the crowd with some festive Irish music 7-10pm.
  • Dave Upton Live
    Dave Upton Live
    Fri, Mar 22
    Mar 22, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 22, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Piano man Dave Upton will be showcasing his musical talent at the Golden Hop, in the same space he regularly performed at over 25 years ago. Help us welcome this hometown favorite back to the historic Cooper Building.
  • Leland Hallahan LIVE
    Leland Hallahan LIVE
    Sat, Mar 23
    Mar 23, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 23, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Leland Hallahan will be bringing his funky style of music to entertain you with popular jams from the 60s-70s to today.
  • Bret Lucich LIVE
    Bret Lucich LIVE
    Sat, Mar 30
    Mar 30, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Mar 30, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Entertainer, musician and showman Bret Lucich will be making his debut at the Golden Hop. Bret is and one-man band and has captivated audiences with his funny, heartfelt and amazing talent.
  • Stephen Reynolds
    Stephen Reynolds
    Sat, Apr 06
    Apr 06, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Apr 06, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Help us welcome Stephen Reynolds, a local musician from the Willamette Valley with tons of original music. Playing everything from Rock, Rap, Country, Alternative and more!
  • Old Crow Live
    Old Crow Live
    Sat, Apr 13
    Apr 13, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Apr 13, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Local Rock Band Old Crow will be performing an acoustic set.
  • Thomas Bishop LIVE
    Thomas Bishop LIVE
    Sat, Apr 20
    Apr 20, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Apr 20, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Thomas Bishop is a multi-instrumentalist and a dynamic performer who for ten years has called Independence home. His immaculate versions of popular songs will surprise and delight everyone.
  • Bailey Heide LIVE
    Bailey Heide LIVE
    Sat, Apr 27
    Apr 27, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Apr 27, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Golden Hop presents hometown sweetheart and singer/songwriter Bailey Heide!
  • Kevin Hansen LIVE
    Kevin Hansen LIVE
    Fri, May 03
    May 03, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    May 03, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Kevin Hansen is a multi-talented musician and entertainer. His eclectic and unique selection of music and ability to keep the audience engaged and entertained is a refreshing and exciting experience.
  • Skyylar Pelous of Boondock Boys LIVE
    Skyylar Pelous of Boondock Boys LIVE
    Sat, May 04
    May 04, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    May 04, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Skylar of the Boondock Boys will be playing an acoustic set.
  • Hannah Wood LIVE
    Hannah Wood LIVE
    Sat, May 11
    May 11, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    May 11, 2024, 7:00 PM
    Golden Hop Saloon, 133 C St, Independence, OR 97351, USA
    Hannah Wood is a 22 year old indie singer/songwriter from Salem, OR. Her witty lyrics matched with her skilled guitar playing will have you seeing her name in lights. She is currently working on her debut album, "Hello to a Woman," which will be released in 2023.
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"Absolutely hands down best place to get some drinks, eat great food, and listen to good live music in Independence, Oregon."

Contact Us

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Opening Hours

133 C St.

Independence, OR 97351

503-837-0036

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Mon - Thurs

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Friday

11:30 am – 9:00 pm

Saturday​

8:00 am – 11:00 pm

​Sunday

8:00 am – 9:00 pm

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