2017-09-01 / Night Life

Out On the Town

361 Bar, 1023 State Hwy. 361, Suite A (in the Shops of Port A) 749- 5637. www.Facebook.com/coastclub. Open daily. Sports bar, includes a patio and flat screen TVs. Golden Tee, darts, pool tables and shuffleboard. Daily drink specials. Live music on weekends. S, H. All major credit cards.

Back Porch Bar, 132 W. Cotter Ave., on the harbor next to Woody’s Sports Center, 749- 2800. www.pabackporchbar.com. Open Monday-Thursday,2 p.m.-2 a.m.; Friday-Sunday, noon- 2 a.m. Open–air hangout where you can watch anglers return with the day’s catch while sipping an ice-cold beverage. Live music scheduled every weekend, full bar. WiFi, leashed dog friendly. H, S, all major credit cards. (See ad this page.)

Bernie’s Beach House, 730 Trout St., 749-4440, www.berniesbeachhouse.net. Hot nightspot and cool day spot. Open Monday- Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 a.m., Sunday, noon-2 a.m. $1 draft beer during happy hour. Live music, DJ, dancing, poker game nightly and big TVs. Four full-service inside bars and patio bar, kitchen and gift shop. H, All major credit cards. (See ad Page 29.)

Black Marlin Lookout Bar at Palmilla Beach Resort and Golf Club, 258 Snapdragon, 749-4653, Ext. 4. blackmarlinbarandgrill.com. Upstairs bar with Gulf views. Open Thursday-Friday, 2-9 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Moderate to expensive, all credit cards.

Drop Anchor Bar & Grill, 118 Cut-Off Road. (361) 945-9595. www.dropanchorbarandgrill.com. Open seating deck upstairs and downstairs with views of the ship channel and ferries. Open at 11 a.m., Thursday-Sunday. Full bar. Major credit cards. (See ad Page 15.)

Giggity’s, 722 Tarpon St., 749-3663. giggitys.com. Live music nightly, food, pool table and Golden Tee. Full bar. Open daily 11 a.m.- 2 a.m. S, H, All major credit cards. (See ad Page 29).

Kody’s Restaurant and Bar, 2034 State Hwy 361, 749- 8226. kodysrestaurant.com. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Full bar, food, pool table, putt-putt golf, big screen TVs. S, H,All major credit cards. (See ad Page 18.)

La Barataria Restaurant, Wine Bar and Martini Lounge, 224 E. Cotter Ave., (888) 991-4914, www.labaratariarestaurantwinebar.com. Open at 5 p.m. Monday, Thursday-Saturday; Open at 11 a.m. Sunday. Moderate to expensive.All major credit cards.

Port A Beach Lodge, 2016 On the Beach at Mile Marker 9; (361)749-5713, www.thebeachlodge.net. Lounge on the shaded deck of this beachfront bar only 200 feet from the Gulf of Mexico Sip your favorite cold beer, glass of wine or soft drink. Select from a full food menu or just snack on appetizers. Open daily. H, NS, all major credit cards.

Rockin’ B Bar and Grille at Behringer’s Landing, 905 State Hwy. 361. 749-2662, behringerslanding.com. Open Monday at 5 p.m., Tuesday at 2 p.m.; Thursday-Friday at 5 p.m. Closed Wednesday and Sunday. Full bar, outdoor patio, grill, outdoor stage, live music. H, NS, all major credit cards.

Sandollar Sity Saloon, 3038 On the Beach, 749-5000. sandollarsity.com. Just a few feet from the water, between Markers 15 and 16. Beer, wine and set-ups. Open daily while the rental office is open. H, NS, Major credit cards.

Salty Dog Saloon, 230 N. Alister St., 749-4912. Enjoy a mix of country-western, blues and 50’s rock-n-roll with beer, wine and liquor. This nightspot features live entertainment, karaoke, pool tables, shuffleboard, darts and a full bar. Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-2 a.m., Sunday noon-2 a.m. S, H, MC,V, D.

Shorty’s Place, 821 Tarpon St., 749-8077 (behind the Coast Guard Station.) shortysportaransas.com. Beer, wine, liquor. Occasional live entertainment, sometimes spur-of-the-moment events. Darts and regulation size pool tables. Open daily until 2 a.m. Daily happy hour. S, H. (See ad Page 29).

Stingray’s Taphouse and Grill, 401 Beach St., 749-BATS (2287). stingraystaphouse.com. Sports bar. Over 20 TVs with sports action, 11 ft. main screen; watch all sports, live music, pool, shuffleboard and darts. Large selection of beers on tap and in bottles. Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. Open Wednesday-Monday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Closed Tuesday. Pet friendly patio. Smoking on patio. NS, H, all major credit cards. (See ad Page 20.)

The Flats Lounge, 801 Tarpon St., 749-1990, www.facebook.com/FlatsLounge. Full bar and cold beer. Live music on weekends. Pool table and darts. Open daily until 2 a.m. Happy hour 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Must be 21 after 9 p.m. Major credit cards. S.

The Gaff, 323 E. Beach St., 749-5970, www.facebook.com/ pages/The-Gaff. This island-style bar serves up cold beer, wine and set-ups in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Open weekdays 8 a.m.-11 p.m., Friday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-12 a.m., Sunday, 12 p.m-12 a.m. Dance to the jukebox, enjoy a game of darts or munch on freshly made pizza. Beer garden in back. Belt sander races Saturdays. Occasional live music. H, Major credit cards.

The Phoenix Restaurant and Bar, 337 N. Alister St., 749-9277. phoenixporta.com. Premium indoor bar, outside open-air bar. Open at 11 a.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Moderate to expensive. Major credit cards.

Tiki Bar at Moby Dick’s Restaurant, 517 S. Alister St., 749-9447. mobydicksporta.com. (See ad Page 76.)

Treasure Island Bar, 315 N. Alister St., (361) 416-1020. www.treasureislandporta.com. Open daily 5 p.m.-2 a.m. Ages 21 and up. Live music, full bars inside and out. Smoking on back patio only. All major credit cards. NS, H.

Trout Street Bar & Grill, 104 W. Cotter Ave., 749-7800. tsbag.com. Open daily. Sunday- Thursday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, Saturday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Enjoy the view overlooking the harbor while sipping a specialty frozen drink. Big screen TVs. Call for hours. H, All major credit cards. (See ad Page 76.)

VFW Post 8967, 311 N. Alister St., 749-6534. You don’t have to be a veteran to enjoy this bar that is open to the public. Open noon-10 p.m. daily. Beer, wine and set-ups. Pool tables, shuffleboard and darts. H, S.

Virginia’s on the Bay, 815 Trout St., 749-4088, www.virginiasportaransas.com. Watch the boats come in with their catches. Open Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday, Saturday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Beer, wine, full bar.All major credit cards. H, NS.

Check ads in the weekly editions of the South Jetty for current entertainment listings or call the individual establishments.

H: Handicap access; NS: Nonsmoking; S: Smoking

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