All Bars

Blackbird Espresso Bar and Bistro

4025 S.W. 10th Ave., Topeka

At Blackbird Espresso Bar and Bistro in the Fleming Place shopping center, your favorite beers, wines, cocktails and coffee drinks are available in a laid-back atmosphere. The low-key vibe make this the polar opposite of a pulsing club or rowdy sports bar - perfect for intimate conversation or catching up with friends.



Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant

417 SW 37th St, Topeka

The Blind Tiger brewmaster brews about 1,000 barrels of beer yearly and keeps eight different beers on tap. Growlers are available to be filled and refilled. Plus, the Blind Tiger has an extensive menu, with pastas, soups, salads, steaks, shrimp and appetizers. Look for patio seating in the summer.



Blue Moose Bar & Grill

3030 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka

The Blue Moose opened on Nov. 7, 2011, in the former Brick Oven building. An upscale sports bar known for amazing food, Blue Moose also has a wide variety of cocktails and beer. The bar is classy and a unique patio make this a great addition to Topeka.

The Blue Moose is still deciding what hours they will be open, so if you plan on going late, you might want to call first.



Boobie Trap Bar

1417 W 6th, Topeka

Known by regulars as The Trap, this dimly lit place, with beat up floors and worn wooden fixtures, give the impression this place has been thoroughly used and enjoyed by its patrons for years. Live bands perform on the main floor while customers play pool on the second floor. Bartender Elaine Appelhanz says life at The Trap is "awesome," people of all walks of life are welcome.



Brass Rail Tavern

401 NE Emmett St, Topeka

The bar was established at the end of prohibition in the historic Oakland neighborhood. Owner Robert Stevens says he serves the coldest beer and the best barbeque in town, plus free popcorn. The courtyard, finished in 2008, allows for big parties and live music once a month. It's a cool, laid-back neighorhood bar. Nice people find a home here, Stevens said.



Break Room

911 S. Kansas Ave, Topeka

A quirky little place in a cool refurbished downtown storefront where you can buy a bottle of beer, hot dog, espresso drink, ice cream and grilled panini -- among other things. There's a pool table, 15-foot screen projection TV, wireless internet and a small convenience store. As the place's name implies, it's a great spot to escape work for a few minutes. (Or more!)



Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar

1227 S.W. Wanamaker Rd # 400, Topeka

Nothing takes the edge off the burn of a hot wing like a nice cold beer, and Buffalo Wild Wings offers both the burn and cool remedy. With a bar and a dining room, feel free to bring friends to watch sports on the many screens throughout the restaurant or drag along the family for a fun dining experience.



Carlos O'Kelly's Mexican Cafe

3425 S. Kansas Ave. , Topeka

A Topeka tradition featuring great margaritas in a festive, brightly-decorated atmosphere. The restaurant is clean, laid back and family-friendly. The bar features special drinks with some beers on tap.



Casa Authentic Mexican Food

3320 S.W. Topeka Blvd., Topeka

Wash down your buffet meal with a margarita from the bar -- one of Casa's best drinks. Catch the margaritas on special, and pay just 99 cents! Casa's bar serves beers, mixed drinks and runs lots of specials. Open since 1969, Casa Authentic Mexican Restaurant features enchiladas, tacos and nachos.



Casa Ramos Mexican Restaurant

837 S.W. Fairlawn Road, Topeka

Casa Ramos complements its authentic Mexican cuisine with 99-cent margaritas Monday through Friday and 99-cent Budweiser and Bud Light draws every day. The warm and friendly restaurant also serves some cocktails from its limited-service bar. (Updated 11.3.09)