Outdoor seating Archive

  • (Old Town at Creekside, Parkville, MO) Scooter’s 1746th bar, first visited in 2024. A new additional location for the original Char Bar (the original located in Westport). In addition to...

    #1746: Char Bar – Parkville

    (Old Town at Creekside, Parkville, MO) Scooter’s 1746th bar, first visited in 2024. A new additional location for the original Char Bar (the original located in Westport). In addition to...

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  • (Briarcliff, Kansas City, MO) Scooter’s 1742nd bar, first visited in 2024. We came in here for cocktails and appetizers and sat at the bar. The place was absolutely packed, which...

    #1742: Piropos

    (Briarcliff, Kansas City, MO) Scooter’s 1742nd bar, first visited in 2024. We came in here for cocktails and appetizers and sat at the bar. The place was absolutely packed, which...

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  • (Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1740th bar, first visited in 2023. Our last dive bar for this trip opened in an old bunker in 1947. The oddly-shaped building features a low and...

    #1740: Friendly Valley Tavern

    (Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1740th bar, first visited in 2023. Our last dive bar for this trip opened in an old bunker in 1947. The oddly-shaped building features a low and...

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  • (West Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1739th bar, first visited in 2023. We decided to visit just one other bar in West Peoria, and it was a choice between Owls Nest and...

    #1739: Tartan Inn

    (West Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1739th bar, first visited in 2023. We decided to visit just one other bar in West Peoria, and it was a choice between Owls Nest and...

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  • (West Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1738th bar, first visited in 2023. The town of West Peoria has a cluster of neighborhood dive bars, and we decided to explore a couple of...

    #1738: Mike’s Tavern

    (West Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1738th bar, first visited in 2023. The town of West Peoria has a cluster of neighborhood dive bars, and we decided to explore a couple of...

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  • (West Bluff, Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1737th bar, first visited in 2023. This dive bar serves breakfast from 6am-2pm daily, so seemed like a good place to start the day. Most...

    #1737: West Town Tap

    (West Bluff, Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1737th bar, first visited in 2023. This dive bar serves breakfast from 6am-2pm daily, so seemed like a good place to start the day. Most...

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  • (Downtown, Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1735th bar, first visited in 2023. We saw this place — one of two venues occupying an old train station (the other a BBQ place) —...

    #1735: Martinis On Water Street

    (Downtown, Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1735th bar, first visited in 2023. We saw this place — one of two venues occupying an old train station (the other a BBQ place) —...

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  • (Metamora, IL) Scooter’s 1734th bar, first visited in 2023. Our original plan was for our next destination to be Tres Rojas Winery in the nearby town of Washington. But When...

    #1734: Evergreen Farm Brewing

    (Metamora, IL) Scooter’s 1734th bar, first visited in 2023. Our original plan was for our next destination to be Tres Rojas Winery in the nearby town of Washington. But When...

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  • (Metamora, IL) Scooter’s 1733rd bar, first visited in 2023. We decided to begin the next day by driving out into the countryside to visit a winery. We picked this one...

    #1733: Bent Tree Tasting Room at Old Mill Vineyard

    (Metamora, IL) Scooter’s 1733rd bar, first visited in 2023. We decided to begin the next day by driving out into the countryside to visit a winery. We picked this one...

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  • (Downtown, Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1731st bar, first visited in 2023. We decided to pick this place for dinner because it had a good menu and looked pretty. The bar area...

    #1731: Kelleher’s Irish Pub & Eatery

    (Downtown, Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1731st bar, first visited in 2023. We decided to pick this place for dinner because it had a good menu and looked pretty. The bar area...

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  • (Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1730th bar, first visited in 2023. I drove up to this brewery early in the day because it seemed unlikely I’d get a chance to visit it...

    #1730: Industry Brewing

    (Peoria, IL) Scooter’s 1730th bar, first visited in 2023. I drove up to this brewery early in the day because it seemed unlikely I’d get a chance to visit it...

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  • (Scott City, MO) Scooter’s 1728th bar, first visited in 2023. We came here in the mistaken belief it was a winery, but it’s actually a wine bar. No worries. We...

    #1728: The Riverhouse

    (Scott City, MO) Scooter’s 1728th bar, first visited in 2023. We came here in the mistaken belief it was a winery, but it’s actually a wine bar. No worries. We...

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  • (Downtown, Cape Girardeau, MO) Scooter’s 1726th bar, first visited in 2023. This is a place I’d been wanting to check out for quite some time (close to a decade) but...

    #1726: The Library

    (Downtown, Cape Girardeau, MO) Scooter’s 1726th bar, first visited in 2023. This is a place I’d been wanting to check out for quite some time (close to a decade) but...

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  • (Downtown, Cape Girardeau, MO) Scooter’s 1725th bar, first visited in 2023. My next destination turned out to be a nice, relaxing places to sip on some really good libations. The...

    #1725: Ebb & Flow Fermentations

    (Downtown, Cape Girardeau, MO) Scooter’s 1725th bar, first visited in 2023. My next destination turned out to be a nice, relaxing places to sip on some really good libations. The...

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  • (Downtown, Cape Girardeau, MO) Scooter’s 1722nd bar, first visited in 2023. This is how I spend Black Friday. This brewery seems to be well known for its pizza, but I...

    #1722: Minglewood Brewery

    (Downtown, Cape Girardeau, MO) Scooter’s 1722nd bar, first visited in 2023. This is how I spend Black Friday. This brewery seems to be well known for its pizza, but I...

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  • (La Vista, NE) Scooter’s 1720th bar, first visited in 2023. I’ve been wanting to come here for many, many years, so this was definitely the highlight of the day for...

    #1720: Nebraska Brewing Company Tap Room & Brewery

    (La Vista, NE) Scooter’s 1720th bar, first visited in 2023. I’ve been wanting to come here for many, many years, so this was definitely the highlight of the day for...

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  • (Downtown, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1716th bar, first visited in 2023. This made sense as out next stop due to being just a few doors over from the previous stop. (Or...

    #1716: Upstream Brewing Company

    (Downtown, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1716th bar, first visited in 2023. This made sense as out next stop due to being just a few doors over from the previous stop. (Or...

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  • (Downtown, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1715th bar, first visited in 2023. Since this was directly across the street from Jackson Street Tavern it made sense for this to be our next...

    #1715: Brickway Brewery & Distillery

    (Downtown, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1715th bar, first visited in 2023. Since this was directly across the street from Jackson Street Tavern it made sense for this to be our next...

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  • (Downtown, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1714th bar, first visited in 2023. Saturday morning we awoke a bit hung over from the might before. So, after a late start, we began walking...

    #1714: Jackson Street Tavern

    (Downtown, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1714th bar, first visited in 2023. Saturday morning we awoke a bit hung over from the might before. So, after a late start, we began walking...

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  • (Benson, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1711th bar, first visited in 2023. This is a separate sports bar attached to and affiliated with Beercade is Beercade. Though both bars share the same...

    #1711: St. Andrew’s Pub

    (Benson, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1711th bar, first visited in 2023. This is a separate sports bar attached to and affiliated with Beercade is Beercade. Though both bars share the same...

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  • (Benson, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1710th bar, first visited in 2023. After lunch we still needed to kill some more time before other bars would be open, so we walked over...

    #1710: Beercade

    (Benson, Omaha, NE) Scooter’s 1710th bar, first visited in 2023. After lunch we still needed to kill some more time before other bars would be open, so we walked over...

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