Bars Ankeny IA

Going to the bar to unwind or spend some time with friends is a nice way to get the weekend started. You don’t have to wait for the weekend if there’s a good game at the sports bar or happy hour specials at the lounges by work. Some bars have custom drink recipes but you can still ask for familiar mixed drinks like sex on the beach, mojito, screwdriver, long island iced tea, cosmo or white Russian. Bars and dance clubs always have a wide variety of rum, vodka, whiskey, tequila, wine, beers and mixers to make your favorite cocktails, martinis and drink shots. Please scroll down for access to the hottest local bars, sports bars, lounges and dance clubs in Ankeny, IA listed below.

Elbow Room Saloon
(515) 963-9414
1165 1/2 SW Ordnance Rd
Ankeny, IA
Description
Elbow Room Saloon - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Elbow Room Saloon, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Elbow Room Saloon will do the trick.

Croz Nest
(515) 963-8338
2139 S Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA
Description
Croz Nest - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Croz Nest is nowhere near the pages of Us Weekly or TMZ, but hey, beer is beer, whiskey is whiskey. A friendly neighborhood bar where you can pretty much wear whatever the hell you want. (But leave the cargo-shorts at home.)

Yankee Clipper
(515) 964-9484
312 SW Maple St
Ankeny, IA
Description
Yankee Clipper - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Yankee Clipper will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

Andy's Bar & Grill
(515) 965-3446
1912 SW 3rd St
Ankeny, IA
Description
Andy's Bar & Grill - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Andy's Bar & Grill will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

Mr R's
(515) 276-9616
5860 Merle Hay Rd
Johnston, IA
Description
Mr R's - It has it all: a swank atmosphere, attractive crowd, and cheap drinks. Okay, okay, so maybe it doesn't have cheap drinks, but Mr R's is still a solid lounge. Not really a dance club, per se, but perfect more a more upscale option.

O'Malley's Pub
(515) 964-9620
7012 NE 14th St
Ankeny, IA
Description
O'malley's Pub - If you're looking to kick back, O'malley's Pub, located at [Address], is a safe bet. It's not the kind of place that's going to break your wallet, so that's more you have left over for happy hour.

Roadhouse 69
(515) 963-9669
110 N Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA
Description
Roadhouse 69 - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Roadhouse 69, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.

Jakes
(515) 965-9513
132 SE Shurfine Dr
Ankeny, IA
Description
Jakes - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Jakes is the place you'd likely go to to watch that big game but you'll probably have so much fun, you'll stick around longer.

Mary Go Round Lounge
(515) 289-2096
6584 NE 14th St
Des Moines, IA
Description
Mary Go Round Lounge - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Mary Go Round Lounge is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

Smokey's Old Place Saloon
(515) 243-9841
4397 NW 6th Dr
Des Moines, IA
Description
Smokey's Old Place Saloon, located at [Address], has a smooth and chill vibe. It's not the kind of place where you'll be dancing on tables, but it's no dive bar, either. A good mix of laid-back décor and casual comfort. -Review of Smokey's Old Place Saloon

Bartender's Margarita drink recipe

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Ingredients to use: 1 splash Cranberry juice
1 float float Grand Marnier
0.5 juice of Lime
3 oz Sweet and Sour mix
1.5 oz Tequila
0.75 oz Triple Sec
Directions: Mix together with crushed ice in a glass and garnish with mint leaves

Tastes Like: Nothing Else!
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Dry Martini drink recipe

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Ingredients to use: 1.5 oz Gin
0.5 cup crushed Ice
1 each green Olive
1 dashes Vermouth
Directions: Fill a mixing glass with ice. Pour in gin and dry vermouth. Stir (or shake) and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with an olive.

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Tequilla Sunrise drink recipe

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Ingredients to use: 2 oz Grenadine
1 as much as you can get in the blender Ice
10 oz Orange juice
2 oz Tequila
Directions: Fill blender with ice. Pour 2 parts tequilla in, pour 10 parts orange juice in. Blend to slush. Pour in glass add 2 parts grenadine. Watch grenadine sink to bottom. Enjoy.

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