Dive bar Archive

  • (Quindaro, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1310th bar, first visited in 2018. We tried to visit this place in 2007, but it was closed. We tried to visit again today and...

    #1310: Firelight Lounge

    (Quindaro, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1310th bar, first visited in 2018. We tried to visit this place in 2007, but it was closed. We tried to visit again today and...

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  • (Argentine, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1309th bar, first visited in 2018. Happily, this is very much a dive in every sense of the word. I didn’t notice a pool table...

    #1309: Coach Lite Club

    (Argentine, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1309th bar, first visited in 2018. Happily, this is very much a dive in every sense of the word. I didn’t notice a pool table...

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  • (Argentine, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1308th bar, first visited in 2018. Despite the outward appearance, this is a genuine sports dive. There’s pool and a patio. I didn’t notice if...

    #1308: Big D’s On The Hill

    (Argentine, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1308th bar, first visited in 2018. Despite the outward appearance, this is a genuine sports dive. There’s pool and a patio. I didn’t notice if...

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  • (Victory Hills, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1307th bar, first visited in 2018. Nice strip-mall dive-ish bar with great staff. Serves food and has a separate party room that can be...

    #1307: The Dotte Spot

    (Victory Hills, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1307th bar, first visited in 2018. Nice strip-mall dive-ish bar with great staff. Serves food and has a separate party room that can be...

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  • (Downtown, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1305th bar, first visited in 2018. This cute neighborhood pub re-opened in 2018 after having been closed for at least a few years. There’s a...

    #1305: Colonial Club

    (Downtown, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1305th bar, first visited in 2018. This cute neighborhood pub re-opened in 2018 after having been closed for at least a few years. There’s a...

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  • (Five Points, Denver, CO) Scooter’s 1291st bar, first visited in 2018. My googling turned up a craft beer dive not far away, so we decided to make one last stop...

    #1291: Star Bar

    (Five Points, Denver, CO) Scooter’s 1291st bar, first visited in 2018. My googling turned up a craft beer dive not far away, so we decided to make one last stop...

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  • (River North Arts District, Denver, CO) Scooter’s 1280th bar, first visited in 2018. We began out day with a good breakfast nearby at The Butcher Block, but we greatly over-estimated...

    #1280: Welcome Inn

    (River North Arts District, Denver, CO) Scooter’s 1280th bar, first visited in 2018. We began out day with a good breakfast nearby at The Butcher Block, but we greatly over-estimated...

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  • (Congress Park, Denver, CO) Scooter’s 1278th bar, first visited in 2018. This cute little diver bar was about a block over from Crerebral, and I instantly fell in love with...

    #1278: PS Lounge

    (Congress Park, Denver, CO) Scooter’s 1278th bar, first visited in 2018. This cute little diver bar was about a block over from Crerebral, and I instantly fell in love with...

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  • (Milliken, CO) Scooter’s 1272nd bar, first visited in 2018. We were heading to Fort Collins and I had found nice little family diner to stop for breakfast along the way....

    #1272: Burnout Grill

    (Milliken, CO) Scooter’s 1272nd bar, first visited in 2018. We were heading to Fort Collins and I had found nice little family diner to stop for breakfast along the way....

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  • (Downtown, Colby, KS) Scooter’s 1271st bar, first visited in 2018. This dive bar was intended to be a dinner stop (I’d seen great things about their burgers and they were...

    #1271: The B-Hive

    (Downtown, Colby, KS) Scooter’s 1271st bar, first visited in 2018. This dive bar was intended to be a dinner stop (I’d seen great things about their burgers and they were...

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  • (Beaver, KS) Scooter’s 1268th bar, first visited in 2018. When you have a chance to visit a brewery that’s located in a town with a population of 34 in the...

    #1268: Beaver Brewery at Mo’s Place

    (Beaver, KS) Scooter’s 1268th bar, first visited in 2018. When you have a chance to visit a brewery that’s located in a town with a population of 34 in the...

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  • (Salina, KS) Scooter’s 1267th bar, first visited in 2018. I’m not sure how I missed this place in 2007, considering it’s along the route I would have taken to The...

    #1267: Maggie Mae’s

    (Salina, KS) Scooter’s 1267th bar, first visited in 2018. I’m not sure how I missed this place in 2007, considering it’s along the route I would have taken to The...

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  • (Independence Square, Independence, MO) Scooter’s 1257th bar, first visited in 2018. I never knew this was here, despite it having been around for about 120 years. A basement restaurant/bar, with...

    #1257: Courthouse Exchange

    (Independence Square, Independence, MO) Scooter’s 1257th bar, first visited in 2018. I never knew this was here, despite it having been around for about 120 years. A basement restaurant/bar, with...

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  • (Downtown, Anchorage, AK) Scooter’s 1255th bar, first visited in 2018. This place came highly recommended as far as dive bars go, but we didn’t get a good chance to get...

    #1255: Darwin’s Theory

    (Downtown, Anchorage, AK) Scooter’s 1255th bar, first visited in 2018. This place came highly recommended as far as dive bars go, but we didn’t get a good chance to get...

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  • (Downtown, Seward, AK) Scooter’s 1250th bar, first visited in 2018. The spaces is devided into two distinct rooms — a dimply lit main bar area, and a more brighttly lit...

    #1250: Seward Alehouse

    (Downtown, Seward, AK) Scooter’s 1250th bar, first visited in 2018. The spaces is devided into two distinct rooms — a dimply lit main bar area, and a more brighttly lit...

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  • (Downtown, Seward, AK) Scooter’s 1248th bar, first visited in 2018. I didn’t manage to make it to all the bars in downtown Seward (Tony’s Bar being my most-regretted unfinished business),...

    #1248: Yukon Bar

    (Downtown, Seward, AK) Scooter’s 1248th bar, first visited in 2018. I didn’t manage to make it to all the bars in downtown Seward (Tony’s Bar being my most-regretted unfinished business),...

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  • (Downtown, Seward, AK) Scooter’s 1247th bar, first visited in 2018. Researuant/lounge famous for their “Bucket Of Butts” (halibut bites), which I highly recommend! Beer-wise, I had an Amber by Alaskan...

    #1247: Thorn’s Showcase Lounge

    (Downtown, Seward, AK) Scooter’s 1247th bar, first visited in 2018. Researuant/lounge famous for their “Bucket Of Butts” (halibut bites), which I highly recommend! Beer-wise, I had an Amber by Alaskan...

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  • (North Pole, AK) Scooter’s 1243rd bar, first visited in 2018. After dinner we drove down to the town of North Pole just say we’d been. But when we discovered it...

    #1243: Elf’s Den

    (North Pole, AK) Scooter’s 1243rd bar, first visited in 2018. After dinner we drove down to the town of North Pole just say we’d been. But when we discovered it...

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  • (Fairbanks, AK) Scooter’s 1240th bar, first visited in 2018. There’s a fireplace inside, and outside there’s a stage and a deck overlooking the Chena River. I had a Hopothermia by...

    #1240: The Boatel

    (Fairbanks, AK) Scooter’s 1240th bar, first visited in 2018. There’s a fireplace inside, and outside there’s a stage and a deck overlooking the Chena River. I had a Hopothermia by...

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  • (Downtown, Fairbanks, AK) Scooter’s 1239th bar, first visited in 2018. I never would have guessed that the very first bar I would ever visit in Alaska would be my favorite...

    #1239: Midnight Mine

    (Downtown, Fairbanks, AK) Scooter’s 1239th bar, first visited in 2018. I never would have guessed that the very first bar I would ever visit in Alaska would be my favorite...

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  • (Downtown, Bremerton, WA) Scooter’s 1236th bar, first visited in 2018. Popped in to this Navy bar for a short visit after driving around to see the placed I lived when...

    #1236: Horse and Cow

    (Downtown, Bremerton, WA) Scooter’s 1236th bar, first visited in 2018. Popped in to this Navy bar for a short visit after driving around to see the placed I lived when...

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