Get Your Drink On at These Top Watering Holes

The bar scene of the Palm Beach/West Palm Beach area has a lot to offer those looking for a fun nightlife spot. From establishments best enjoyed for their happy hour specials to venues that keep the party going late into the night, this list helps you map out your night on the town.

Clematis Street in downtown West Palm has a ton to offer the bar-hopper and makes checking out a few different prospects easier than ever. For the widest selection of beer, head over to World of Beer down by the fountains. Enjoy a local favorite at the bar or take a chance on a new brew out on the covered patio. This spot is great for trivia and themed nights so be sure to check out their online calendar to take advantage of those.

On Atlantic Avenue in Delray, there is a little something for everyone. Boston’s on the Beach is great if you’re coming in from some time spent at the beach. The menu and drinks are great and there is live music most nights. Up by the Intracoastal Waterway, the Blue Anchor offers an authentic British pub experience. The pints are 20 ounces and the happy hour deals can’t be beat. This place is best enjoyed on Saturday nights when the live music night is the British Invasion. 



The Blue Anchor is a British Pub and Restaurant in Delray Beach on Atlantic Avenue serving up brewed favorites from across the pond. There is a lot of history tied up in the Blue Anchor, with its doors and stained glass windows having been...  Read More



LongBoards, on Clematis in downtown West Palm, is a casual restaurant and bar with a surfer theme and a menu full of seafood favorites. It's a great place for oysters and lobster, and the all-you-can-eat snow crab nights fill the place. There...  Read More



World of Beer is located on Clematis, right across from the fountains in downtown West Palm Beach. The venue has a great bar scene inside and a quiet patio outside, offering patrons whatever atmosphere they're in the mood for. Just as the name...  Read More



Roxy's is a multi-storied, multi-faceted Irish pub and nightclub located on Clematis Street in West Palm Beach. On the bottom floor, sports and drinking fans gather around the taps to drink worldly suds and watch Florida sports teams take on...  Read More



For more than ten years now – even before Clematis Street got its new lease on life – Respectable has been a mainstay in the area. The combination dance club / live music venue is a haven for the alternative crowd and those looking for...  Read More



Once a private gambling establishment in Palm Beach, Bradley's now sits at the base of Clematis Street near the intracoastal waterway. This local favorite is especially popular with business types and Palm Beach families, who come to enjoy the...  Read More



Copper Blues is a new brewpub located on the second floor of City Place in Downtown West Palm Beach (next to Improv). The over 60 beers on tap (mix of local crafts, microbrews, IPAs and more) compliment the scrumptious bar bites, burgers, etc....  Read More



Located by the Clematis Street fountain, Bar Louie is definitely worth checking out for a couple of beers and a delicious meal. The atmosphere is great, whether you're downstairs by the bar or enjoying a little more space in the upstairs seating...  Read More



Boston's on the Beach has been serving New England style seafood and local catch to the Delray Beach locals and tourists for over 35 years now. Situated just steps from the beach, the atmosphere at Boston's is what keeps people returning for a...  Read More



The Square Grouper is a local institution located on the Jupiter inlet. It is a tiki hut bar with live music nightly. There are multiple points of service where you can get a great rum drink while listening to the musical stylings of local...  Read More


Meet Kristopher Neild

Kris is a South Florida resident, living close to the coast in West Palm Beach. The area lets him delve into his vices - beaching, bar-hopping and baseball. Besides writing about travel &...  More About Kristopher