Dive bar Archive

  • (Strawberry Hill, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1576th bar, first visited in 2022. Cute dive bar with quirky decor and its own original cocktails that opened in October 2022 after an...

    #1576: Hillsiders

    (Strawberry Hill, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1576th bar, first visited in 2022. Cute dive bar with quirky decor and its own original cocktails that opened in October 2022 after an...

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  • (Downtown, Kansas City, MO) Formerly Lots of things Scooter’s 1570th bar, first visited in 2022. We had tried to visit here a week earlier but it was closed for a...

    #1570: 9th & State

    (Downtown, Kansas City, MO) Formerly Lots of things Scooter’s 1570th bar, first visited in 2022. We had tried to visit here a week earlier but it was closed for a...

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  • (Westfield, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1567th bar, first visited in 2022. On the way back in to drop off the rental car we decided to take in one last must-see dive...

    #1567: Deep Eddy Cabaret

    (Westfield, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1567th bar, first visited in 2022. On the way back in to drop off the rental car we decided to take in one last must-see dive...

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  • (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1563rd bar, first visited in 2022. I wanted to visit at least one true honest to goodness local dive bar while we were hear, and all...

    #1563: The Cloak Room

    (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1563rd bar, first visited in 2022. I wanted to visit at least one true honest to goodness local dive bar while we were hear, and all...

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  • (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1558th bar, first visited in 2022. After a while we got antsy and wanted a change of scenery, but it only took a couple of doors...

    #1558: Friends Bar

    (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1558th bar, first visited in 2022. After a while we got antsy and wanted a change of scenery, but it only took a couple of doors...

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  • (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1556th bar, first visited in 2022. We left Buckshots pretty hammered, and because we had forgotten we had to cross the street to get to it,...

    #1556: Coyote Ugly

    (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1556th bar, first visited in 2022. We left Buckshots pretty hammered, and because we had forgotten we had to cross the street to get to it,...

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  • (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1552nd bar, first visited in 2022. After The Jackalope we decided that we would just walk down the street and stick our heads in the front...

    #1552: Chupacabra Cantina

    (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1552nd bar, first visited in 2022. After The Jackalope we decided that we would just walk down the street and stick our heads in the front...

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  • (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1551st bar, first visited in 2022. After our meal we took an Uber almost back almost to where we left off walking and chose this bar...

    #1551: The Jackalope

    (Downtown, Austin, TX) Scooter’s 1551st bar, first visited in 2022. After our meal we took an Uber almost back almost to where we left off walking and chose this bar...

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  • (Midtown, Kansas City, MO) Scooter’s 1546th bar, first visited in 2022. Dive bar with pool tables and an absolutely stunning patio. The bartender was very friendly and welcoming. I had...

    #1546: Sidestreet Bar

    (Midtown, Kansas City, MO) Scooter’s 1546th bar, first visited in 2022. Dive bar with pool tables and an absolutely stunning patio. The bartender was very friendly and welcoming. I had...

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  • (Downtown, Fayetteville, AR) Scooter’s 1544th bar, first visited in 2022. We picked this place specifically because it advertised a dog friendly patio. Unfortunately we had to decide not to stay...

    #1544: Kingfish

    (Downtown, Fayetteville, AR) Scooter’s 1544th bar, first visited in 2022. We picked this place specifically because it advertised a dog friendly patio. Unfortunately we had to decide not to stay...

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  • (Chinook, WA) Scooter’s 1527th bar, first visited in 2022. After we were done exploring Astoria we decided to cross the bridge into Washington and visit the first interesting-looking bar we...

    #1527: The Old Fishtrap

    (Chinook, WA) Scooter’s 1527th bar, first visited in 2022. After we were done exploring Astoria we decided to cross the bridge into Washington and visit the first interesting-looking bar we...

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  • (Buckman, Portland, OR) Scooter’s 1522nd bar, first visited in 2022. Though I wanted to, we were not going to stop here because it was getting late and we needed an...

    #1522: My Father’s Place

    (Buckman, Portland, OR) Scooter’s 1522nd bar, first visited in 2022. Though I wanted to, we were not going to stop here because it was getting late and we needed an...

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  • (Buckman, Portland, OR) Scooter’s 1520th bar, first visited in 2022. I’ve had a t-shirt for this bar for years but had never been, so it was a convenient find that...

    #1520: The Slammer Tavern

    (Buckman, Portland, OR) Scooter’s 1520th bar, first visited in 2022. I’ve had a t-shirt for this bar for years but had never been, so it was a convenient find that...

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  • (Humboldt, Portland, OR) Scooter’s 1519th bar, first visited in 2022. This wasn’t intended to be our first stop in Portland but the first place on our list, up the street,...

    #1519: The Rambler

    (Humboldt, Portland, OR) Scooter’s 1519th bar, first visited in 2022. This wasn’t intended to be our first stop in Portland but the first place on our list, up the street,...

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  • (Dodge City, KS) Scooter’s 1516th bar, first visited in 2022. After visiting the brewery and the distillery, I realized I need a Guinness to make St. Patrick’s Day official. This...

    #1516: The Doctor’s Office

    (Dodge City, KS) Scooter’s 1516th bar, first visited in 2022. After visiting the brewery and the distillery, I realized I need a Guinness to make St. Patrick’s Day official. This...

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  • (Gladstone, MO) Scooter’s 1510th bar, first visited in 2021. Cute little dive bar in a converted house that I noticed for the first time just before covid then never got...

    #1510: My Other Place

    (Gladstone, MO) Scooter’s 1510th bar, first visited in 2021. Cute little dive bar in a converted house that I noticed for the first time just before covid then never got...

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  • (Downtown, Munising, MI) Scooter’s 1503rd bar, first visited in 2021. I was heading back to rejoin my group at the souvenir store when they notified me they had relocated to...

    #1503: Barge Inn

    (Downtown, Munising, MI) Scooter’s 1503rd bar, first visited in 2021. I was heading back to rejoin my group at the souvenir store when they notified me they had relocated to...

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  • (Downtown, Munising, MI) Scooter’s 1502nd bar, first visited in 2021. I broke off from the main group (who wanted to go back to a souvenir shop we had visited earlier)...

    #1502: East Channel Brewing Company

    (Downtown, Munising, MI) Scooter’s 1502nd bar, first visited in 2021. I broke off from the main group (who wanted to go back to a souvenir shop we had visited earlier)...

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  • (Christmas, MI) Scooter’s 1500th bar, first visited in 2021. This was an awesome vacation find for my 1500th bar! We had some nice appetizers and they had a really great...

    #1500: Duck Pond Eatery and Beer Garden

    (Christmas, MI) Scooter’s 1500th bar, first visited in 2021. This was an awesome vacation find for my 1500th bar! We had some nice appetizers and they had a really great...

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  • (Strawberry Hill, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1495th bar, first visited in 2021. This bar is located in the basement of the St. John’s Catholic Club, attached to the six-lane bowling...

    #1495: St. John’s Catholic Club

    (Strawberry Hill, Kansas City, KS) Scooter’s 1495th bar, first visited in 2021. This bar is located in the basement of the St. John’s Catholic Club, attached to the six-lane bowling...

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  • (Chinatown, San Francisco, CA) Scooter’s 1490th bar, first visited in 2021. Though this was right across the street from Li Po, we didn’t want to risk all the food options...

    #1490: Buddha Lounge

    (Chinatown, San Francisco, CA) Scooter’s 1490th bar, first visited in 2021. Though this was right across the street from Li Po, we didn’t want to risk all the food options...

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