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Bucket of Blood Saloon

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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A trip back in time to the old west.

Love this town and this bar!!! Fun cowboy music and great Bloody Mary!!! We went on a Saturday and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marianne M
Montgomery, Alabama, United States
via mobile
Trip back in time

The atmosphere is worth the trip. Men and women dressed in "the old west" costumes and men with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carolyn P
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“live music”(16 reviews)
“free popcorn”(16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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1 South C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
+1 775-847-0322
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this town and this bar!!! Fun cowboy music and great Bloody Mary!!! We went on a Saturday and the town was full of re/enactors.

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is worth the trip. Men and women dressed in "the old west" costumes and men with their guns on. The view from the picture window is breathtaking. A live band plays some nights, but we didn't wait to hear them. A sign is...More

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a famous old saloon in a famous old mining city. You get a feel of being back in the 1800's as there are men dressed as gamblers and gun slingers, a lady in period costume is playing the piano with old songs, the...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent place in town with good bloody Mary’s and ok beer. Nice to sit a spell and listen while you drink a cold one. Very packed on weekends with dressed up period locals

Thank Allansha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome old bar , it been here for ever. This is a great place to sit and drink whiskey...The bar staff was cool and chatted with us. There was a live music on stage ..this place is legit old west style. We sat around drinking...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cup of coffee is $4.00 per cup, no refills.... Designated driver better off to have water. Was cheesed l charged 70.00.. i was in shock. Was told cover charge of 20.00 per person at the table, random person pulled up a chair to my table....More

Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited early in the afternoon and we would have to miss the Friday evening fun with dressing up, drinking and dancing. If you are lucky enough to get a seat by the window in the back you are treated to a fantastic view over...More

Thank reise-tanta-di
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I took my daughter up to Virginia City as I wanted her to enjoy a great Bloody Mary in an old western setting. We both enjoyed the drink as it was made just right to our satisfaction. We highly recommend this Saloon.

Thank R9003APmikem
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The Bucket of Blood is an institution. Usually on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon, lounging outside is the sheriff or an outlaw or two, and inside there's a table reserved for the officers of the 8th Cavalry. While you may be enjoying one of their...More

Thank Martha L
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited repeatedly during two recent stops in VC. It’s a bar, only food is the free popcorn. One of the best views in town, great place to watch the sun set. Live music in the afternoon on Saturday had the place hoping! Drinks are...More

Thank TxGaryF
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Angelika B
October 20, 2017|
Response from ManitouExpert | Reviewed this property |
We ate the free popcorn and had drink. I am not sure what the food situation is but call them at 775-847-0322 and ask. However, if you want the best food that you have had in years I recommend The Cider House. I think it... More