It's hard not to love a good, grimy dive bar. Even if some of your evenings are spent at classy cocktail dens or wine bars, you've got to appreciate somewhere a shot and a PBR cost you $4, a place where the bartender will never cut you off. (And, judging from what these bartenders have told us, a place the Jameson flows freely.)
We asked our bartenders about their favorite dive bars, and here are their answers, from Florida to DC, Los Angeles to San Francisco.
What's your favorite dive bar? And what makes it special (or delightfully un-special?)
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