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Fun, Chill, Hangout

Great atmosphere, you can play pool, darts, shuffleboard, dance. We had well drinks. hung out for a... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2015
cariL44
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Riverside, California
great bar, staff

What a great little place hidden away downstairs in long beach. It reminded me of something out... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2015
ChalkyDog
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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11 Nov 2018
“Awesome night!”
18 Feb 2018
“Basement Booze”
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149 Linden Ave, Ste B100, Long Beach, CA 90802-4966
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

I met some friends here who were bar crawling. The drinks were good (we had a few old fashioneds), the karoake DJ was on point, great energy and the place wasn't too crowded. Would totally go back!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

The concept is cool - a kind of speakeasy-style lounge tucked away in the basement of an old building only accessed by a set of long stairs in the alley. The Blind Donkey is spare inside, a big space with dim moody lighting and groups...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

When travelling, we love to find interesting after dinner drinks. This was a very cool find. Hidden in the basement sure adds to the atmosphere. We sat at the bar and the bartenders were knowledgeable about their whiskies. The reason we were there was their...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TheBestCook
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Had a couple drinks here and played some pool. Wasn't sure what I was walking into at first as you have to go down a few stairs and it is a little darker then most bars, but Joe I believe was the name of our...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TrudyT120
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

Was here for few drinks and it is truly a outstanding bar if you like to socialise with locals and like whisk(e)y :) It is a trendy bar and quite busy ( Saturday evening ) but non the less the service was very good, fast...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Derya A
Reviewed May 29, 2016

I was expecting a cool fun bar to chill with a variation of music and fun cocktails but that's not exactly what I got. This bar definitely has it's fan base though. There is a very extensive almost 20 page drink menu but hey to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank SenoritaBlackBarbie
Reviewed December 25, 2015

Great atmosphere, you can play pool, darts, shuffleboard, dance. We had well drinks. hung out for a couple hours.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed December 16, 2015

A nice local bar specializing in bourbons and whiskeys. A typical mid 30s local crowd, upscale and hip, not glamorous. Bar is in a basement, dark, well decorated with pool tables and the most worn dart board I have ever seen. A great collection of...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank SunandSkiers
Reviewed October 26, 2015

The first time I came here, I loved it. Unfortunately, the service is very hit or miss. For what they're charging for small pours, I expect the service to be on point every time.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Nadith1970
Reviewed May 10, 2015

What a great little place hidden away downstairs in long beach. It reminded me of something out of Bugsy Malone when I was walking down the cobbled steps into the bar. The bar has some very unique beers and cider as well as plenty of...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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