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    Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    Meeting friends in Ames this Friday afternoon. Have been to several bars, wondered if I've missed some good watering holes. We want respectable, but reasonable prices wine and beer. Any help?



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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    I like West Towne Pub. I think they spell the town with an "e" at the end.



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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    I'd say West Towne or Dublin Bay.


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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    When I meet friends in Ames we usually just pick up some 40's of Old English or Steel Reserve at Cub Foods and hang out in the parking lot drinking them.



    Or, West Towne Pub and Dublin Bay are good. I also like Olde Main Brewing downtown.



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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    Old Main has some good brews


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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    I like West Towne Pub. I think they spell the town with an "e" at the end.



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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    If you want a large selection of tap beers from the US check out DG's Taphouse on Main St. It's located right about The Corner Pocket and has about 70 "rarer" beers on tap. Not many people know about it, but I like it. They have Rogue and Point and Bell's on tap.......mmmmmm


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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    i hang out at west towne quite often myself.......




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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    Olde Main brews their own in-house and usually has something seasonal. Their "Dinkey" and "Longface" are also sold retail.


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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    Old Main
    And if your having a good time order their root beer and jager shot. Made with their own brewed root beer



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    Re: Best pub to drink a cold beer on a Friday?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    If you want a large selection of tap beers from the US check out DG's Taphouse on Main St. It's located right about The Corner Pocket and has about 70 "rarer" beers on tap. Not many people know about it, but I like it. They have Rogue and Point and Bell's on tap.......mmmmmm
    That is where I go every time I am in town(e), anywhere I get a Bell's on tap is fine with me.


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