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Bars and nightlife in Washtenaw County

Top bars

Cuban Restaurant
“A definite favorite. Cuban street food. Highly recommend the chorizo frita (Cuban burger) paired with a fresh lime batido (tropical milkshake)!”
  • 44 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Have a drink or enjoy dinner in this speakeasy-like bar and restaurant. The entrance is a simple black door on the side of the street, you'll usually see a few people coming in and out.”
  • 43 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“13 minute walk ( 0.6 mile) Yes. again great food and service. Don' forget the Deli. 10 minute drive, 35 minute walk, 1.8 miles”
  • 32 locals recommend
Café
“🚶‍♀️🚴We really like their menu and if you enjoy sour beers, you’ll like their beer as well. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Beer Garden
“🚶‍♀️🚴In the parking lot of Downtown Home & Garden. Google for hours as they vary, and are dependent upon the weather and season. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Bar
“Try the pickled tomato appetizer! Yum! Pizza is always a favorite especially when paired with the fabulous Cesar salad. But really, everything is delicious! We love sitting at the chefs bar watching the food choices.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
“🚶‍♀️🚴We love this small plates restaurant. Fun environment, great food. On Open Table.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
“Part martini-bar, full-time restaurant that specializes in fresh, organic fare.”
  • 19 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Bar
“Great beer selection, helpful hosts to suggest a great beer, awesome location and ambiance. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Music Venue
“A fun place for dancing... if you get bored, head downstairs to the Last Word for some cocktails and relaxing.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Speakeasy
“Unmarked club in the basement of an office building. Kind of bro-y, but worth it for the darts and pool!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Night Club
“Some nights are gay nights, but straight friendly for those with the right attitude.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lounge
“This is a great sports bar with lots of beers on tap and a whole bunch of TVs. Lots of character.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“A full service restaurant with nice food, but also quite a happening bar scene on weekends. Look for the giant garlic clove above the entrance (seriously!). Very near to Kroger.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Night Club
“Love Karaoke? Free billiards table games and popcorn too. Buy drinks and sing along into the early hours of the night.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Night Club
  • 1 local recommends

Music venues

Cocktail Bar
“Have a drink or enjoy dinner in this speakeasy-like bar and restaurant. The entrance is a simple black door on the side of the street, you'll usually see a few people coming in and out.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Ann Arbor is full of great spaces to hear music and the Ark is a long time classic having hosted some of the big names in folk.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Rock Club
“An Ann Arbor icon to be sure. If you love music - this is the place to be!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Music Venue
“A fun place for dancing... if you get bored, head downstairs to the Last Word for some cocktails and relaxing.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Not your usual carry out Jet's! Great cozy restaurant with beer and wine, also have live music on weekends at the Rumpus Room next door!”
  • 1 local recommends
Cocktail Bar
Rock Club
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