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    Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Current license expires Aug. 28. City council may approve a 6-month conditional license.

    Details in the Ames Trib.



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    I have heard about after hour gatherings there before. When I turned 21 it seemed like Mickey's was the strictest on checking ID's. They would always spend a lot of time looking at my wife's fake ID.


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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Mickey’s Irish Pub, 109 Welch Ave., has been cited five times for underage and after hours drinking violations and three times for fire code violations in the past 12 months. The bar’s license will expire on Aug. 28.
    Five citations in 12 months? Hell, a bar here in Iowa City just got threatened with losing its license after having over 190 violations in the past 12 months, but the City Council isn't too concerned. Different cultures, that's for sure.


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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Current license expires Aug. 28. City council may approve a 6-month conditional license.

    Details in the Ames Trib.
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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Serves them right for kicking everyone out at 1:15 only to be holding their own party till 3:30 in the morning!




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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    If Mickey's was closed during my junior & senior years, I would have missed roughly 97 hot dogs, 46 boxes of pop corn and 28 slices of pizza. If you were broke and only had enough money for alcohol and no gyro at the end of the night, Mickey's was your place.


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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    BOooo hoooo. I hate Mickey's.


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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Good, I hope they lose it. Serves those s.o.b.'s right after charging $10 cover during VEISHEA. That was ridiculous.



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Ah, I remember when Davincis lost theirs. It made all of us kitchen crew sad. We used to love to drink in back. =(



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Quote Originally Posted by CYZMIC View Post
    Good, I hope they lose it. Serves those s.o.b.'s right after charging $10 cover during VEISHEA. That was ridiculous.
    For a $10 cover charge there should have been at least a floor show involving a pole.

    But $10 for nothing more than just to get into the place? That's bad.



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Come on folks, it's VEISHEA. That's a regular night in Iowa City. Personally I hope this place never closes. Always a good crowd.



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Ah, I remember when Davincis lost theirs. It made all of us kitchen crew sad. We used to love to drink in back. =(
    I used to like getting a beer there. Before I turned 21 Long Johns had beer on tap. I wanted to plan a 21st bday shindig there, get drunk, eat fried food, and ding that bell all night long (Lionel Ritchie style). But they lost the beer like a week before turning 21.



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Quote Originally Posted by Cheer4Lyfe View Post
    BOooo hoooo. I hate Mickey's.
    More of a Mojazz guy,eh? Wait are you a chick? Then this probaby would make sense


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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Mickey's was our VCC Tuesday night hangout. Good times, kids, good times.



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    Re: Mickey's in danger of losing liquor license

    Quote Originally Posted by johnpkelly81 View Post
    I used to like getting a beer there. Before I turned 21 Long Johns had beer on tap. I wanted to plan a 21st bday shindig there, get drunk, eat fried food, and ding that bell all night long (Lionel Ritchie style). But they lost the beer like a week before turning 21.
    Back in the 70's when Long John's had beer on tap, they were a lot stricter on Sunday beer sales. We used to swing by there on a Sunday afternoon and just buy beer. Once this one guy felt embarassed about it and also bought an order of Hush Puppies. (I think they were 25 cents). I thought that was more embarassing than just buying beer.



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