Johnnie Ward Sharkskin Revue

JohnnieMock Crest tavern has once again, fantastic free live music this weekend. Come on over and join us at the tavern while we  hang out with Johnnie Ward’s Sharkskin Revue. The performance starts at 9 p.m. Saturday, July 20th.

Johnnie’s Sharkskin Revue plays the blues, swing, jazz, and also features Portland blues  legend Johnnie Ward and chanteuse Lauren Sheehan.

Johnnie, who is a Muddy Award winner, leads the band on tenor saxophone, harmonica, saxcello, and vocals. They feature original music as well as a wide variety of material from Ella Johnson, Howlin’ Wolf, and Thelonious Monk. Catch their performance on youtube.

Mock Crest has served the public for more than 68 years, and with that experience comes fantastic food. When you enter the bar, you can view the daily food and drink specials of the day. Mock Crest tavern also has a great menu.

Happy hour specials include $2 Draft Domestic, $3.50 Micros and wines, $3 wells and $3 snacks.

Snacks Include:

  1. Hummus and Pita
  2. Mozzarella Sticks
  3. 1/2 BLT
  4. Onion Rings
  5. Poppers
  6. Tater Tots
  7. French Fries
  8. Fried Pickles
  9. 1/2 Turkey Sandwich
  10. Side Salad

If you need more than a snack, the bar offers Portland’s best burgers. Their hamburgers are served with 1/3 pound of beef. The “Blues Burger” comes highly recommended. And, just because Mock Crest values their customers they offer Veggie burger substitutions at no additional charge!

There’s a great selection of sandwiches, chicken and fish as well. Bread choices include:

  • Sourdough
  • Rye
  • Seeded whole wheat
  • Hoagie Roll
  • Burger bun

Sandwiches also include the choice of:

  • Fries
  • Tator tots
  • Chips
  • Slaw
  • Salad
  • Soup

You can get breakfast til noon and sometimes later. Their full menu is available on the Mock Crest Tavern’s website.

Have a great week, and we’ll see ya there!

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