Atlantic City, New Jersey is home to one of the best beaches in New Jersey, and these beaches are populated by beach bars that add a level of excitement to otherwise serene settings. Here are its best beach bars.
LandShark Bar & Grill
Bar, Pub Grub, American, $$$
LandShark Bar & Grill
LandShark beach bar has one of the most relaxing atmospheres in the Atlantic City bar scene. Every day from 2pm to 4pm the in-house band, Five Time Famous, performs on the beach side. LandShark also offers special rates to groups and can accommodate large parties. The drink menu at LandShark includes margaritas, draft beers, wine, frozen drinks, and their signature ‘Boat Drinks’. The most popular drink is the Pink Cadillac Margarita.
1133 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401, (609) 431-4120
Bally's Atlantic City
Bar, Caribbean, Pub Grub
Bally’s Atlantic City
The atmosphere at Bally’s Bikini Beach Bar is electric. Bally’s operates on a first-come, first-serve basis and is self-seating. They also offer live music with an in-house DJ and dance floor located right on the beach. Bally’s is best in a large group and offers a full service bar. The most popular drinks are the Pina Colada and Caribbean Sensation. Bathing suits are encouraged and welcomed in the outdoor portion of the bar.
1900 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401, (609) 340-2000
Sammy's Beach Bar
Bar, Pub Grub
Sammy’s Beach Bar
Sammy’s has perfected the mixture of quality drinks and live entertainment. Sammy’s boasts a weekly rotation of live bands that includes local and national talent. Sammy’s is in ideal location with scenic views of the beach and easy access to the boardwalk. Sammy’s offers a full bar and at night the space transforms into a dance floor with a live DJ and frozen drinks. Drink prices are moderate and deals are offered during the week.
1900 Pacific Ave Atlantic City, NJ 08401, (609) 340-2000
H2O Pool & Bar
This outdoor oasis is ideal for anyone looking for an upbeat, fun-filled experience. The decor of H2O is trendy and includes plush lounge chairs, a pool, hot tub, and a fire pit. The drink menu matches the decor, with numerous tropical drinks that are both fruity and refreshing. The most popular drink is the Miami Vice, and drink specials are offered throughout the week.
1 Castle Road Atlantic City, NJ 08401, (609) 441-2000
The Chelsea Beach Club
The Chelsea Beach Club offers a relaxing atmosphere at an affordable price. Located on the ocean’s edge, patrons can relax with friends and listening to rock music. Those who stay at the Chelsea Hotel have the ability to rent beach umbrellas, loungers and chairs. Happy-hour deals can be found daily, and the specialty of The Chelsea Beach Club are their hand-crafted cocktails. Food is also available, which is sourced from nearby Teplitzky’s and Celebrity Corner restaurants.
111 S Chelsea Ave Atlantic City, NJ 08401, (800) 548-3030