Neighborhood Bars

Back Alley Cocktail Lounge at Bowladium

(760) 367-9502
73768 Gorgonio Drive (off Adobe Rd.)
www.facebook.com/Bowladium-Family-Fun-Center-118616098170198/

Open 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Cocktails, beer, sports TV, pool tables, outdoor smoking patio. Happy hour 3 to 6 p.m. Karaoke on Thursday and Saturday nights. Lane-side drink service available in the Bowladium. Mexican Street Tacos restaurant on the premises.

FANS Sports Bar & Grill

(760) 361-0663
4966 Adobe Road (north end of Adobe)
www.facebook.com/FANSSPORTSBARANDGRILL/

Open 12 noon to 2 a.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday; noon to midnight Tuesday-Wednesday. (Sunday open at 9 a.m., Monday open at 4 p.m.) Cocktails, beer, sports TVs, pool table, front patio area, appetizers, custom pizza, bar food. DJ Nights on Friday, Karaoke Thursdays, holiday parties, music events.

Fine Line Cocktails

(760) 800-1081
73839 29 Palms Hwy. (at Nat. Park Dr.)
www.facebook.com/finelinecocktails/

Opens at 10 a.m. weekdays, Saturday-Sunday open at 9 a.m. Cocktails, beer, pool tables, darts, shuffle board. Occasional live music, parties on holidays, drink specials. Longtime bar at the corner of National Park Drive and Hwy 62. New owners have given it a railroad theme. (Closed Monday-Tuesday)

The Cactus Bar

(760) 361-1313
5670 Adobe Road (at Two Mile Road)

The iconic Cactus Bar in the Historic Plaza of Twentynine Palms is open again! New owner Andy (of Palm Kabob fame) has added a kitchen, serving hot dogs, brats, nachos, hummus, and other bar food. Beer and wine, cocktails, sports TVs, two pool tables. Opens at noon. Happy hour 4 to 6 p.m. daily. Adobe Road at the corner of Two Mile Road, easy parking in Historic Plaza.

The Palms Bar & Restaurant

(760) 361-2810
83131 Amboy Road, Wonder Valley (29 Palms)
www.facebook.com/Palms-Restaurant-109407105764539/

Open 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Full bar, beer, wine. Rustic roadhouse six miles east of downtown 29. Pool table, booths, food service, Sunday breakfast. Funky stage hosts local and visiting bands on weekends. Open Mic every Friday 6:30 p.m. (Closed Mon., Tues., Wed.)

Tortoise Rock Casino

(760) 775-5566
73829 Baseline Road (off Adobe Road South) 
www.tortoiserockcasino.com

Shelly's Lounge at Tortoise Rock Casino has cocktails, drink specials, beer, sports TV. Happy hour 2 to 6 p.m. Ladies Night & Karaoke Wednesdays. DJ music Friday and Saturday. Wing Night on Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday 5-9. (Must be 21 to enter Lounge.) Oasis Grille serves burgers, fries, sandwiches, breakfast. (Must be 18 to enter Casino and Oasis Grille.)  

Virginian Cocktails

(760) 361-3050
73643 29 Palms Hwy. (Downtown)
www.facebook.com/Virginiancocktails/

Longtime local bar in the heart of downtown 29 Palms, established in 1937. Pool table, games, jukebox, local color, cocktails and beer. Signature Bloody Marys with all the trimmings. The Virginian is visited by travelers from around the world. Holiday events, costume parties, and music. Great place to watch the Pioneer Days Parade on the front patio.