Live Like Mad Men: Where to Have Drinks with the Guys

The Best Bars for You and Your Bros

601 lounge for A Savannah NiteSometimes, you need a few hours to make like the Mad Men crowd and enjoy a nice cocktail or two. Whether you decide to party at 601 Lounge or visit a bar, having a night out with just the guys can be a great stress reliever.

To make the most of your night out with the guys, consider hiring car service to bring the group to the bar(s) you visit that night. Whether you visit 601 Lounge or another place, no one will have to worry about cutting themselves off, so you’re all bound to have a great time. Car service would be a perfect complement to one of these great businesses.

601 Lounge

One of Cincy’s newest nightclubs, 601 Lounge offers a fun and trendy environment in the city’s downtown area. The club is outfitted with carbon dioxide cannons, laser lights, an indoor waterfall, and private VIP rooms. You and your friends can be each other’s wingmen as you enjoy $3 wells, domestics, and bombs on Wednesdays from 12 a.m. to close. Skyy Vodka bottle service can also be yours for $75. On the club’s Remix Saturdays, Grey Goose cocktails are only $7.

601 Main Street

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Neons Unplugged

Here you can play some of your favorite tunes on the jukebox while you challenge your buds to a game of giant Jenga. The fun games and pet friendliness (patrons are welcome to bring their dogs) make this place a favorite for many, and the great bartenders are quick to suggest an interesting alternative if you order a standard drink.  The patio has large tables that are perfect for a big party. Your group could also plant themselves on the leather couches on the second floor.

208 12th Street East

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Bakersfield OTR

How can you not love a place that offers PBR in a boot-sized glass? Besides a solid collection of beers, Bakersfield also offers creative cocktails with names such as La Tormenta, The Drifter, and Red Headed Stranger. It also offers a nice selection of tequila and whiskey. If your group gets hungry, they can sate themselves on a variety of creative tacos, including the Pollo Verde, short rib, and fish tacos.

1213 Vine Street

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Lackman Bar

If you’re not looking for food and just want to try some great beers, Lackman Bar is an excellent choice. The hip and eclectic jukebox options include artists ranging from Arcade Fire to Roy Orbison to Brian Eno.  There’s a range of unique beers, so you can try something new while you and your friends relax on the surprisingly comfortable bar stools. Its ambiance has been described as hipster, so if you consider yourself as such, this place is the one for you.

1237 Vine St
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Arnold’s Bar and Grill

Opened in 1861, Arnold’s is the city’s oldest tavern. It carries several local beers and even offers a special brew made specifically for the business by local brewery Christian Moerline Brewing Company. This so-called “Bathtub Brew” is a must for beer lovers. The group can sit tight and secure in the patio, which remains covered on days with inclement weather.

210 East 8th Street  

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Spending an evening at one of these bars with your friends can give you a night that rivals anything you see Don Draper do. And with car service, the night will be even better. A Savannah Nite is happy to help you make your guys’ night out special. Just let us know what you’re looking for, and we’ll help you pick out just the right car for the group. 

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