MSP Guide: Dive Bars

Hey guys! We're back with another MSP guide! Mel and I have been working hard collaborating with local dive bars to bring you some of the latest and greatest specials! We compiled a list of the bars that you wanted to hear more about! We hope this guide gives you a taste of the dive bar scene in MPLS! Cheers!


//James Ballentine "Uptown" VFW//
2916 Lyndale Avenue South
MPLS, MN 55408
Bus Routes: 4 and 113. Hour Car hub located at 28th and Lyndale
Deals: Exclusive for the month of April: High Life & a shot of Fireball for $6! HH run from 11am-1pm M-Sa, 4-7pm on weekdays, and 9pm-close on M-W! As always, Grainbelt Premium pints are on tap for on $3.00! 
Ready to belt out a few tunes? Check out Midwest Karaoke Th-Sun 9pm-close! Hey! They were voted best karaoke by City Pages in 2016! 

//Liquor Lyles//
2021 Hennepin Avenue South
MPLS, MN 55405
Bus Routes: 6, Hour Car hub located on Franklin & Dupont
Deals: 2-for-1s on almost all drinks! Sundays are 3-for-1s! 

//CC Club//
2600 Lyndale Avenue South
MPLS, MN 55408
Bus Routes: 4 & 113. Hour car hub at 26th & lyndale. Nice ride station on southeast corner of Lyndale & 26th. 
Deals: HH 3-7pm & 9-10pm M-TH! Work in the restaurant business? Swing by after work on Sundays and Mondays from 10pm-close! 

//Grumpys Northeast//
2200 4th Street Northeast
Bus Routes: 17D & 17B
Deals: Grumpy hour every day of the week! Catch all of the daily specials here. HH Highlight: Saturdays get $3 taps from local breweries including: Indeed, Fulton, Surly, Northgate, 612 Brew, and Sociable Cider! 

//The 1029//
1029 Marshall St. NE
MPLS MN 5413
Bus Routes: 30 & 30B, NiceRide station on corner of Broadway and Marshall Street NE
Deals: Get a buck off all drinks M-TH 10am-Noon & all drinks on Friday from 3-5pm are also a buck off!

//The 19 Bar//
19 W 15th Street
MPLS MN 55403
Bus Routes: 17 & 18
Deals: HH M-F 3-7PM, $1.75 taps, $2.50 rails, & $7 pitchers!

//Otter's Saloon//
617 Central Avenue SE
MPLS MN 55414
Bus Routes: 4, 61, 41. There's also a NiceRide station across the street! 
Deals: This place has SO many great deals it's hard to post them all! Check out the daily drink specials here! Highlight: Want to show off your singing chops? You're in luck! Otter's has karaoke 7 nights a week! (Need a little liquid courage? Grab the beer of the month, an Old Style tall boy for only $3.25!)

//The Northeast Palace//
2500 4th Street NE
MPLS MN 55418
Bus Routes: 32, NiceRide station on corner of 3rd Street NE and Lowry Avenue NE
Deals: Open Saturday & Sunday 11am-2am! Patio, free parking, & karaoke! HH 2-4-1s on rails and domestics! 

Raising a can of Hamms to all of our contributors especially:
Lynn Vashro- Otter's Saloon
Ben Jensen- Uptown VFW
Folks at CC Club
All of our Instagram follower input!!