Nightlife

Readers’ choices

Best bar

1. Satellite
188 California Ave., 786-3536

2. Brew Brothers at Eldorado Hotel Casino,
345 N. Virginia St., 786-5700

3. Tonic,
231 W. Second St., 337-6868


Best dance club

1. BuBinga Lounge at Eldorado Hotel Casino
345 N. Virginia St., 786-5700

2. Pacific Beach Club,
45 W. Second St., 329-1950

3. Satellite,
188 California Ave., 786-3536


Best place for live music

1. Walden’s Coffeehouse
3940 Mayberry Drive, 787-3307

2. New Oasis,
2100 Victorian Ave., Sparks, 359-4020

3. Great Basin Brewing Company,
846 Victorian Ave., Sparks, 355-7711


Best club DJ

1. EJ da DJ

2. DJ Kling

3. Christof


Best open mic night

1. Walden’s Coffeehouse
3940 Mayberry Drive, 787-3307

2. Zephyr Lounge,
1074 S. Virginia St., 337-6004

3. Great Basin Brewing Company,
846 Victorian Ave., Sparks, 355-7711


Best gay hangout

1. The Patio
600 W. Fifth St., 323-6565

2. The Quest,
210 W. Commercial Row, 333-2808

3. Visions,
340 Kietzke Lane, 786-5455


Best strip club

1. Fantasy Girls
1095 E. Fourth St., 324-7877

2. The Men’s Club of Reno,
270 Lake St., 786-7800

Tyler DePetro mashes up mojito mixings at the best bar in Reno, Satellite.

Photo By David Robert

3. Wild Orchid Gentlemen’s Club,
515 S. Virginia St., 324-1010


Best happy hour

1. Silver Peak Restaurant & Brewery
124 Wonder St., 324-1864; 135 N. Sierra St., 284-3300

2. Outback Steakhouse,
3645 S. Virginia St., 827-5050; 1805 E. Lincoln Way, Sparks, 358-2700

3. Fireside Lounge at the Peppermill Hotel Casino,
2707 S. Virginia St., 826-2121

3. Sparky’s Sports Bar & Grill,
various locations


Best microbrewery

1. Silver Peak Restaurant & Brewery
124 Wonder St., 324-1864

2. Great Basin Brewing Company,
846 Victorian Ave., Sparks, 355-7711

3. Brew Brothers at Eldorado Hotel Casino,
345 N. Virginia St., 786-5700


Best karaoke

1. West Second Street Bar
118 W. Second St., 348-7976

2. Rum Bullions Island Bar at the Silver Legacy,
407 N. Virginia St., 329-4777


Best sports bar

1. Bully’s Sports Bar & Grill
various locations

2. Sparky’s Sports Bar & Grill,
various locations

3. Flowing Tide Pub,
10580 N. McCarran Blvd., 747-7707; 465 S. Meadows Parkway, 284-7707


Best place to watch Monday Night Football

1. Bully’s Sports Bar & Grill
various locations

2. Sparky’s Sports Bar & Grill,
various locations

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Most romantic bar

1. Fireside Lounge at Peppermill Hotel Casino
2707 S. Virginia St., 826-2121

2. Roxy’s Bar & Lounge at Eldorado Hotel Casino,
345 N. Virginia St., 786-5700

3. Sapphire Lounge at Harrah’s Reno,
219 N. Center St., 786-3232