Down the Road Lounge

(Independence, MO)

Scooter’s 438th bar, first visited in 2008.

Down the Road Lounge, Independence

This is kind of cool… a former Mugs Up Root Beer restaurant that has been converted to a bar, and a pretty nice one on the inside at that! Over 30 years ago I likely had a root beer here, now I’ve had a real beer here.

1200 E US Highway 24
Independence, MO 64050
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(816) 254-0550