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Bars with Games

Altoona Bars

400 Club

As your friendly neighborhood bar, 400 Club keeps it simple with seven taps, and pizza being the sole item on their menu. Besides the bar, three tables are available for seating. In the back, pool and darts await you – and they're seldom overtaken (dart leagues and in house pool leagues available). Happy hour specials from 3 to 6pm weekdays. Karaoke on Tuesdays.

1411 Spooner Ave., Altoona, WI

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Menomonie (all) Menomonie Downtown

The Abbey Pub & Grub

The Abbey Pub & Grub promises not to be your typical Menomonie bar.  The Abbey Pub & Grub has an old-fashioned pub-like atmosphere, complete with antique items adorning the walls.  Happy Hours are from 4 p.m to 8 p.m. Monday-Friday, and The Abbey features 16 beers on tap along with an assortment of specialty and seasonal brews.  The Abbey also offers free popcorn, indoor games, and an outdoor patio for use in summer.

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Eau Claire Water Street

American Legion Post 53

This bar, open to the public, often serves up its beers in iced mugs. Their dance floor and jukebox make a winning combination, and happy hour specials will satiate your thirst. Choose from three specialty beers and five on tap or join in their dart and cribbage leagues. Monthly chicken and fried fish dinners. Upstairs and downstairs party halls - which can service up to 200 people - are available for private booking.

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Fall Creek

Big Jim's Sports Bar

A bar that's "kind of like Cheers," Big Jim's has a 45-foot, century-old bar complete with mahogany pillars, and was recently featured in WPT's documentary Bottoms Up: Wisconsin's Historic Bars and Breweries. Expect free snacks when the Pack plays, and check our their 45-oz margaritas.  Outdoor patio, food after 10 PM, darts, video games, bean bags, four beers on tap.

102 East Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek, WI

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Eau Claire Westside

Bowl Winkle's

Bowl Winkle’s boasts a newly remodeled 24-lane bowling area, complete with 55-inch monitors at every lane. Whether you’re a league competitor or a casual bowler, this is the place to roll 10 frames and then check out the game room for pool, darts, or even air hockey. While the bar has four beers on tap as well as Leinie’s seasonal brews, Bowl Winkle’s specializes in Long Island iced teas served in quart-sized jars. Kids who come in on their birthdays can celebrate with a T-shirt, wristband, and a real bowling pin bedecked with balloons!

1616 N Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire, WI

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Menomonie North

Broadway Bowl

Enjoy the quirky decor in this open bar attached to the bowling alley, including tabletops made out of old bowling alley pieces. Check out the outdoor patio, live music and DJs. Sip one of 13 specialty beers or choose from 20 on tap. Party rooms and a banquet hall available. Try the 22-oz. bloody marys. Happy hours Monday-Friday from 3-6pm and Sunday-Thursday after 9pm. Leagues available for pool, darts, and bowling. Food after 10pm, dance floor, pool, darts, bean bags, and video games.

Stout Ale House

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Eau Claire Water Street

Brothers

Brothers is a college town kind of bar known for nightly specials and its happy hour (4 to 8pm with free pool and darts). They have an impressive 30 taps, 18 of which are specialties, as well as foosball and free popcorn. And, of course, dancing occurs, to the latest pop, country, and hip hop hits.

324 Water St, Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire South

Buffalo Wild Wings

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Known for its mammoth TV screens and sports paraphernalia, BWW also has a pretty extensive tap line, offering 24 beers, of which 18 are microbrews or imports. Touch-screen games and trivia are popular, along with the wings, which are served past 10pm. Outdoor patio. Voted Best Bar to Watch the Big Game for nine straight years by V1 readers.

4612 Keystone Crossing, Eau Claire, WI

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Menomonie Outskirts

Bullfrog's Eat My Fish Farm

Bullfrog's has recreational fishing, shore lunches, and a beer garden with live music on most Saturdays and Sundays. Open mid-May to September, arrangements can be made for group outings and educational tours. Board games, badminton, and horseshoes are available. This family friendly, all outdoor fish farm has a social area that accommodates 75 people.

N1321 566th Street, Menomonie, WI

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Menomonie Downtown

Cubby's Country Zone Bar

Cubby's Country Zone Bar in Menomonie is best known for their homemade pizza, which they serve all day and late on weekends. They have happy hour specials every weekday from 4-6pm and have five beers on tap. Pool, darts, and video poker are always available, and they are host to a men's and women's traveling pool league.

E4499 Cty Road C, Menomonie, WI

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Menomonie Downtown

The Den

The Den is known for its great happy hour specials (weekdays 3 to 7pm), which could explain why they go through so much tap beer. Follow it down with 75 cent pickled eggs, or other snacks like chips and peanuts. They have six taps and also offer dart and pool leagues. Come in on your birthday for a free drink of your choice (some restrictions).

613 Broadway St S, Menomonie, WI

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Eau Claire Westside

Do Dodge Inn

Do Dodge Inn opens at 6am, and if you want a drink this early, you can choose from their nine specialty beers and four taps. They have pool, darts, and touch-screen games. For those who are hungry late at night, Do Dodge Inn serves food after 10pm.

1339 Menomonie St, Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire South

Double Day’s Sports Bar and Grill

This spacious bar on London Road is a great place to kick back and watch the game, with plenty of TVs stationed at every angle. With 10 beers on tap and over 10 specialty beers on rotation to boot, plus happy hour on weekdays, there's much to love. They also boast a dance floor where a DJ plays every Friday and Saturday, and a separate pool room. They also have darts and leagues.

3020 London Rd, Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire Downtown

Elbow Room

Come check out all the new renovations at the Elbow Room! They went from five taps to a ten tap system, and will be adding a new patio and outdoor beer garden this spring. Serves pizza, and is outfitted with a pool table (leagues available Tuesdays and Thursdays) and dart boards. Bean bag, softball, and pool leagues available, and they're always looking to start more. Packer paraphernalia abounds, as does elbow room. Happy hours run Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays 4-6 p.m. Free snacks are available. Pizza and other snacks available after 10pm, and they have too many specialty beers to list. Come in on your birthday to receive a free drink.

679 Wisconsin St, Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire Westside

Elk Lake Tavern

In winter, Elk Lake is popular because of its proximity to a snowmobile trail; in summer they're known for events like poker runs. Cheap drinks don't hurt their rep, either. Frozen pizzas are available all day and after 10 p.m. They have an outdoor patio, leagues for bean bags and pool. Also available are darts, touch-screen games, free popcorn, snacks on game days, two taps, and a party room that holds 30.

10500 W Cameron Ave, Eau Claire, WI

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Chippewa Falls Downtown

Every Buddy's Bar & Grill

During the day Every Buddy's is a bar and grill, but they're just as well known for being a nightlife spot. They have a variety of live music on Thursdays (open mic available), Friday and Saturday. They serve food late and have a small smoking patio, a dance floor, a Wii, touch-screen games, and leagues for pool and darts. 28 specialty beers and 16 taps.

19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls, WI

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Chippewa Falls Downtown

Falls Bowl

Happy-go-lucky people frequent this bar-within-a-bowling alley for deep fried food and five tap beers (plus tap root beer). Also available are various Leinenkugel brews.

9 W Columbia St, Chippewa Falls, WI

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Eau Claire Downtown

The Fire House

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Named for its firefighting theme, the high-ceilinged Fire House is famous for its formidable beer selection and chill atmosphere. They have 38 taps and two casks, all with regularly rotating specialty beers, mostly microbrews and craft beers from Wisconsin. Happy hour is everyday from 4 to 7pm, and from 2 to 7pm on Fridays. They have darts, arcade and touch-screen games, and free popcorn to munch on.

202 Gibson St., Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire Eastside

Five O'Clock Club

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When the clock strikes Five O'Clock and you've got a drink, your next drink will be free. Such is the reason for the moniker of this small tavern off Hastings Way. They're best known for top-shelf karaoke every night, except Thursdays, and Packer games with free food and drink (if they score). They have eight taps, darts, touch-screen games, T.V. trivia, and a big outdoor patio. Come in for their happy hour 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. every day. Annually ranked as one of the Valley's best karaoke spots by V1 readers.

2240 Fenwick Ave, Eau Claire, WI

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Menomonie Downtown

The Flame Sports Bar

Whether it's DJs and dancing, indoor bean bags, or a big televised game, The Flame Sports Bar tries to keep patrons on their toes. DJs spin Thurs-Sat and happy hour is from 4 to 8 PM, Monday through Friday. The sports bar also has darts (with leagues leagues) and free indoor bean bag toss Sunday through Tuesday. Free popcorn, eight taps, and a few specialty beers. Try their famous apple pie shot while you enjoy 9 TVs, plus a the huge 13 foot big screen for the most popular sporting events. Some food available.

619 Broadway St S, Menomonie, WI

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Eau Claire Outskirts

Fox Run Tavern

Starting as a small country bar, Fox Run has ramped up their outdoor sporting options, and now they're a perfect blend of the two. They have a ginormous deck and leagues for kickball, softball, volleyball, horseshoes, and bean bags. Indoors, they have pool, darts, and arcade games. Happy hour is 11am to 6:30pm weekdays with karaoke multiple times a week. Free popcorn, eleven taps, ten specialty beers. Serves food (wraps, pizzas, burgers, grinders, appetizers) until 10 pm.

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Menomonie North

Foxhole Bar

A popular spot for weddings, Foxhole is an operation under the Veterans Center of Menomonie that comes complete with an outdoor bar, mini-golf course, driving range, and large banquet hall that can hold 500 people. Their happy hour is weekdays 3 to 7pm. They have free popcorn, three taps, and big Packer tailgate parties. They also have games and leagues for shuffleboard, pool, and bean bags (indoor). Live music and karaoke also happen occasionally. Pizza and pizza fries are available open to close.

4710 County Rd E, Menomonie, WI

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Eau Claire Downtown

Girolamo's Court 'n House

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Most nights, this long-time hotspot is a casual place for talking. But on Thursday it's overtaken by burger and karaoke madness, and on Sunday it's all about the Packers. Locals and students alike flock for the late-night food, happy hour (Monday through Thursday 4 to 7pm), free popcorn/nuts, 16 taps, 20 specialties, pool, darts, arcade/touch-screens games, and an array of board games.

113 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire, WI

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Altoona Bars

Golden Spike Bar & Grill

This down-home, kickback bar is like Cheers. Their happy hours runs weekdays (10am to 6pm), Saturdays 3 to 6pm, and go during Packer games and NASCAR races. Food served after 10pm, karaoke every Wed. and Sat. nights, as well as pool, darts, and video games. Twelve tap beers, many specialty beers, heated enclosed smoking patio.

228 Division St., Altoona, WI

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Eau Claire Water Street

The Grand Illusion

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This college crowd hangout is known for their specialty drink – the Delusion – the contents of which are unknown to all but the bartenders. It's blue and fruity – that's all you really need to know. With two levels (the open balcony on the second level looks out onto the rest of the bar, under which there are cozy booths), seating options abound. Don't miss out on the free popcorn, pool, darts, pinball machine, touchscreen games, and foosball. 8 beers on tap and 30 specialty brews. The Delusion was named Best Specialty Drink in 2015 by V1 Readers.

418 Water St., Eau Claire, WI

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