Author: Justin Walker

Best Shot Bar: Dry Bean Saloon

An old, rustic charm has served the Dry Bean Saloon well, as it repeats as the best shot bar in Aggieland. A long list of shots, shooters and drop shots includes traditional favorites such as Vegas Bombs, but includes fun and unique shot names, such as the Rock Lobster, the Surfer on Acid and the Alabama Slammer. Unconventional yet extremely satisfying, Dry Bean has the shot for...

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Best Happy Hour

What’s better than cheap alcohol? Cheap alcohol and an unlimited nacho bar. For the second straight year, Chuy’s is home to the best happy hour in the BCS. With $3.95 margaritas, $2.75 domestic beers and $7.50 martinis, the price can’t be beat. Throw in a nacho bar loaded with chips, salsa, queso, meat, beans and pico de gallo, all for free, and you’ve got yourself a dang good time. Happy hour runs from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, so don’t miss...

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Best Beer Selection: World of Beer

With a large collection of beers, World of Beer (WOB) takes home the title of best beer selection this year. With more than 550 beers from around the globe, WOB is the perfect place to enjoy a glass or seven. A knowledgeable staff and great atmosphere makes WOB stand above the rest. Couple your next glass with a pretzel or mac-n-cheese bites for a perfect...

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Best Trivia Night: O’Bannon’s

Northgate is regularly home to random facts these days, and the title of best trivia night goes to O’Bannon’s Taphouse. The Irish pub, known for its large selection of beer, has become a fan favorite for trivia, covering topics such as the 2000’s, Star Wars and the Marvel Universe. Once a month, this bar becomes the center of useless knowledge as teams compete for prizes and...

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Best Karaoke: The Tap

If you haven’t experienced karaoke at The Tap, you are missing out! A great atmosphere, a big stage and plenty of liquid courage on tap make this place the perfect venue to belt out Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’,” or whatever song gets you going. A favorite destination for students on Monday nights, The Tap has figured out how to entertain the crowd without having to bring in a band. This has helped the Tap bring home the title of best karaoke for an impressive eighth...

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