The Stop’s slogan is, ‘If you’re not here, you’re missing out.’ It’s a popular local dive, so if you’re new to town or looking to meet new people, head here to mingle with locals. The Stop has amazing deals almost every night, with beer as cheap as $3 while shots of Sailor Jerry and Fireball are around $3.50.
Kirby’s Beer Store is much more than a store, it’s also one of Wichita’s most beloved bars. Kirby’s is all about the Wichita community, hosting local bands, local shows, and sponsoring important Wichita events like Meatfest. The beer is cheap and the selection is impressive; the patrons are friendly too.
The Shamrock Lounge is a bit more laid back than Wichita’s other dive bars. Come here for a game of shuffleboard (a local favorite) or pool, while enjoying some cold beer. Don’t order a cocktail here unless you’re used to bottom shelf liquor. Beyond that, it’s a great place to hang out with friends, and you’ll leave without spending too much money.
Shamrock Lounge, 1724 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67203 (316) 267-3100
Lizards Lounge falls in the higher end of dive bars in Wichita. The space is large, which is perfect for the concerts that Lizards Lounge often hosts. Even if no one is onstage, there’s always music and a chance for dancing as the jukebox in the corner has currents hits and throwback classics.