By The Glass is the place to be for a relaxed yet enjoyable round or two of wine and great music. Its elegant interiors, peppered with cozy red couches, dim-lighting and a buzz of excitement, create the perfect setting for a great drinking session. This wine bar boasts a sizable collection of some of the finest varietals from around the world. Fabulous music by local artists and bands, keep you tapping your feet while you sip on a succinct glass of wine. Walk in during happy hours for added bonuses and a taste of fantastic rare wines.
The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium features more than 200 beers from over 15 countries. The Ace Apple and Pear Cider on tap are out of this world. Drink specials every Monday through Wednesday nights help offset the expense. A variety of appetizers and entrees will keep your stomach from grumbling. The nacho grande saucedillas are excellent. Cigar aficionados will find a wide selection to smoke while lounging on a sofa inside or watching passers-by from an outside bench.
Comedians travel far and wide to entertain Little Rock at Loony Bin's Comedy Club. It has hosted the likes of Jeff Foxworthy, Bobcat Goldthwaite, and ventriloquist extraordinaire, Jeff Dunham. The intimate space seats a mere 250 so everyone can be a humor target. Dress casual and be ready to laugh. The menu features an array of fun drinks and the typical beers by the glass or bucket. Food choices include a few sandwiches and a wealth of appetizers.
As one of the swankiest clubs in Little Rock, Sway is the place to be to experience the city's nightlife. Spread out over 3,000 square feet, this club features elevated seating, that surrounds a spacious dance floor, and a VIP area. Perhaps the best part about this club is it's awesome patio, which provides gorgeous skyline views with the glittering lights of downtown.
Looking for a Saturday night hot spot to cut loose and dance through the night in Little Rock? Then head to this super-friendly, late-night haunt on Jessie Road. This nightclub opens its doors to the revelers on Saturdays and entertains them by hosting awesome electronic club nights 'til the break of dawn. Dance with the young crowd as the DJs spin out some amazing techno, hip hop and top 40 hits, or you can relax in the lobby and challenge your friend to a game of pool.
The flashiest (and most popular) two-stepping bar in town, you can enjoy both country and mainstream music at the Electric Cowboy. This place has character, with a crashed semi truck hanging rom the dj's booth and a neon-red-eyed bull's head watching dancers from the wall. The dance floor is spacious and inviting, with plenty of surrounding booths to rest in after two stepping and line dancing. The banquet room can be rented out for events. Thursday and Saturday nights are usually the most popular.
Lifelong dream of owner Don Dugan, Dugan's Pub has quickly become a local favorite. Raising the bar on the usual pub-grub, Dugan's cuisine is made from scratch, using fresh, local ingredients. Expect to find traditional pub fare like soups, salads, appetizers, sandwiches and burgers. An unexpected find is there Irish portion of the menu, which features bangers and mash, Guinness chicken and of course the ubiquitous corned beef hash. The decor lends a cozy air to the bright and open space with dark wood furnishings, stained glass accents, intimate booths and even a double sided fireplace.
The atmosphere at The Capital Bar & Grill is upscale without being uptight. They serve classic American dishes teeming with flavor. Try the perfectly cooked burgers or country fried steak and you'll be talking about your meal for months to come. It's located inside the Capital Hotel, which is teeming with elegance. Walk through the lobby and you'll be amazed at the luxurious decor. The restaurant is also a popular lunch option for people who work in the area.