251 West State Road 120
Fremont, IN 46737
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Bars & Cafes
With a great lighting and sound system, Planet Rock offers a great space to view local and national musical acts.
Imagine your favorite watering hole and the live music club rolled into one. Broadripple Rick O'Shay's Irish Pub is that dream party house that never ceases on giving you a great night out. Open on weekends from 6p, the club attracts a number of independent rock and punk bands, who consider this their favorite stopover in Fort Wayne while on tour. Delicious sinful libations are churned out by the skilled bartenders, and the dance floor is flooded with revelers dancing to the tunes. Popular bands like Autovator, I,Wombat and Taproot have performed here in the past. Open till late, this club is 'the' spot to go to for a happening party.
Easily one of Fort Wayne's most popular Irish pubs, Deer Park Irish Pub welcomes a diverse crowd. The pub offers a wide list of draft beers and bottled beers.
Enjoy delicious seafood and chops with eccentric martinis and live jazz music at Club Soda. The dining space elicits a rustic yet casual charm, ideal for late night outs, special occasions and drink sessions. Expert bartenders concoct mean spirits behind the bar while the chefs dish out nouvelle American dishes from the kitchen. Service is attentive and prices justify the offerings, and the overall experience makes it a worthy visit.
Columbia Street West has been a popular haunt with the local college crowd. The bar plays some great bands and also serves some tasty pizzas and tacos apart from beer and other drinks.
J K O'Donnell's offers a taste of Irish flavor in Fort Wayne' s downtown area. Apart from its tasty Irish ales, the joint also serves delicacies like fried pickles, Corned Beef and seafood items.
The Drunken Monkey is ideally located on West Jefferson Boulevard in Fort Wayne. This pub remains a much-frequented live music venue in town.
Calhoun Street Soups Salads and Spirits is located in the heart of SoCal district. Popularly called CS3, its menu goes beyond soups and salads to include classic American dishes. Select from an unrivaled list of craft beers to complement wings, jalapeno poppers, BLT, smoked turkey panini and BBQ chicken sandwich. Enjoy your meal out on the patio or indoors with live music by emerging local talent.
Jackson Coffee Co. believes in giving each of its store a look that perfectly blends with the local surroundings. And it's cafe located across Mechanic Street is no exception to this. Right from the art pieces hanging on the wall to the artists playing here, everything is local. Patrons from downtown area simply head here for a cup of their favorite coffee and savories like muffins, cookies and biscotti. That's not it, there is an upstairs conference room complete with internet access that can be hired sans any charges. For more details, call ahead.
Located inside the Entertainment District, this 13,000 square feet (1207.74 square meters) outdoor beer garden and music venue is one of the premium entertainment spots in the city. Located behind Wild Bull Saloon, District Square is considered to be the city's largest outdoor bar and grill. Groove to the various genres of live music ranging from rock, country, pop, country and blues performed at their well equipped stage. Some of the past line ups include Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Howie Day, Blackberry Smoke and Airborne Toxic Event.
O'Duffy's Pub is touted to the sole Irish pub in town. This non-smoking watering hole oozes of Irish revelry and warmth. Enjoy a few pints and nosh on delicious pub grub. They also host live entertainment regularly.
Housed in the Star Building, the Old Dog Tavern is one of the popular local hangouts. At this tavern, you can cozy up inside with a drink or two, or simply sit in its garden and enjoy the lovely summer. Old Dog welcomes one and all, and be it an afternoon snack or an evening drink, it is always the best bet. The food served here is far cry away from the usual pub grub and everything is prepared fresh. Its menu features dishes like Hummus, Tofu-nut-spinach-oat Burger and BBQ Pulled Pork. Apart from good food, Old Dog Tavern is crowded owing to the interesting events hosted here. From open mic nights, poetry sessions, ladies nights to live music concerts, this establishment is always bubbling with action and energy. For complete details about the Old Dog Tavern, check its website.