Jun 3rd, 2015 by Michael Horne
First established in 1891, and run by the same family for 115 years, the Bay View bar is a classic.
May 27th, 2015 by Michael Horne
And the Valley Inn is a dandy, with a nicely-restored 1898 building and all those photos (and stories!) of floods.
May 19th, 2015 by Michael Horne
Chicken wings, a huge selection of beers, 17 flat screens blasting games, and super jolly crowd. What more do you want?
May 8th, 2015 by Michael Horne
Metaphorically speaking only. The name celebrates the deceased Yankee, the atmosphere is heavy on the Grateful Dead, and the cozy tavern can get pretty lively.
Apr 28th, 2015 by Michael Horne
It's also where you sign up for the Riverwest 24 bike race on May 1st, so get ready to wait in line.
Apr 23rd, 2015 by Michael Horne
George is 82, sings like Johnny Cash, and takes no guff. Nor do his customers, many retired cops who probably still carry guns.
Apr 10th, 2015 by Michael Horne
The co-joined bars at 150-8 E. Juneau share a building from 1876 and boast the cheapest prices on Water Street.
Apr 1st, 2015 by Michael Horne
Working-class bar with more than a century of history still opens at 6 a.m. You can feel the ghosts of its rooming-house era.
Mar 25th, 2015 by Michael Horne
It's a bar, restaurant, music club and a place that still serves as an Italian Mutual Aid Society.
Mar 23rd, 2015 by Andrew McCann
Owner Mike Eitel opened it in 1995, assuming he'd fail and go back to pursue his Ph.D. Bad prediction.
Mar 13th, 2015 by Michael Horne
The first place opened by tavern titan R.C. Schmidt offers cheap drinks and tattered charm in a magnificently overbuilt steel structure.
Mar 6th, 2015 by Michael Horne
Dive-bar exterior obscures remarkable selection of micro-beers and countless liquors you may never have tried.