bars

DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

How The Honky-Tonks and Dives of 1960s Created Nashville’s Lower Broad

The now tourist-centric strip of Music City was once a hotbed of artists and rebels alike.
Adam Gold
3.13.19
DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

Downtown San Antonio in the 1980s Was Heavy Metal's Eden

Metalheads made the bars in Tobin Hill a stomping ground for a burgeoning music scene.
Roque Strew
3.13.19
Late Capitalism

Workers Who Get Tips Are Closing in on a Massive Raise

Oh, and less wage theft by greedy bosses—but only if the restaurant lobby can be beaten.
Will Greenberg
2.27.19
DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

Downtown Manhattan in the 1970s Was New York’s Golden Era for Nightlife

Artists, models, and revelers remember a gloriously liberated decade of going out and making art—and the legendary watering holes that made it possible.
Dan Q. Dao
2.22.19
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Mac's Club Deuce Is the Last Slice of Old Florida on Miami Beach

And still one of the best dive bars in America.
Allie Conti
1.8.19
deep dive

Fran's Eastside Is the Best Dive Bar in Nashville

It's so good, in fact, Nicole Kidman pretends to drink there.
D. Patrick Rodgers
12.10.18
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Atlanta’s Best Bar Started as an Accident

Two brothers bought an old building to house their construction business, but started serving drinks instead.
Gray Chapman
11.28.18
Nostalgia

Were They on a Break? We Settled the Biggest Plot Controversies of ‘Friends’

We went to the new "Friends" pop-up bar in Chicago and took a survey of patrons about the show's most divisive plot lines.
Caroline Thompson
11.20.18
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How to Treat a Bartender, According to Bartenders

Seasoned New York City bartenders share their dos and don'ts when it comes to ordering a drink.
VICE Staff
11.16.18
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Mike's Chili Parlor Is the Best Bar in Seattle If You Love Dives

It also happens to sell the city's best chili.
Mike Seely
9.27.18
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The Best Dive Bar in Texas Opens at 7 AM and Refuses to Be Gentrified

You see the eternal Houston at D&W Lounge.
John Nova Lomax
9.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Former Lawyer Is Now Thrashing to a Punk Band Called Copstabber

Ty Cobb was spotted shredding an air guitar at the band's show in DC while they played hits like "Butt Drugs" and "I Like Cocaine."
Drew Schwartz
7.9.18
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