We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Write a Review

38 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Las Vegas, Nevada
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Love this bar, its hippy, hipster, downtowner raw with a divey feel. I love the place, some will NOT, small and cosy for a date or a small group. Dark in there and dugeon friendly, but fun. Under 40 go, over 50 dont go!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Huddersfield,West Yorkshire, England
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

No food, no gambling, great drinks selection and jukebox. What more do you need in a bar? Bloody Marys are excellent and a good beer menu too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Albuquerque, New Mexico
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Very warm cozy bar. Just away from the canopy on Fremont street. It is a nice mature alternative to the crazy Vegas scene.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cairns, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I went there many,many times and had a great time everytime. I loved the cigarette girls and the fire pits, but best of all the music. The tunes were ranging from early Bowie, the Ramones, the Doors to the Cure from the 70s and up - great Alternative rock. I have not eaten there only a bar patron.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Indianapolis, Indiana
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Having a drink here was so much fun - I felt like I was in a pub in Middle Earth! Lots of brick, wood, fireplaces, and candlelight. Completely loved the vibe! Drinks are strong.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gateshead, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

I always visit the Griffin when I visit Vegas, a great bar, great atmosphere and great drinks, what more can you ask for? If any thing the drinks are mixed a little strong, but I wouldn't hold that against them! Usually packed, noisy, great fun. I have always found the bar staff friendly and helpful, and would not hesitate to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Great little bar that's been around for a while now. I love this place. Drinks are not watered down. Service is always excellent!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Utica, New York
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Interesting decor with false brick cathedral ceilings throughout. The afternoon we were there, the female bartender didn't like being disturbed as she was chatting with friends. After a long wait with only a half-dozen other patrons, two pedestrian draft beers and a glass of mediocre wine came to $26 during happy hour -- which apparently is limited to stuff people... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
212 helpful votes 212 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We ended up in the Griffin two nights in a row (Drinks only), it had a great vibe and a real mix of clientele from bikers to tattooed rockers to 50’s housewife look-a-likes. It was very dark and lit by candles, service was swift and the drinks where cheap. On the Friday when we were there a back room was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I loved all the brick work inside and the fireplaces. That coupled with a good bear selection and you could call me a happy man. The bartender that was on duty the last time we were there was cheerful, a knockout to look at and friendly to boot. Was a little slow to suggest options when we inquired as to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Griffin also viewed


Been to The Griffin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Griffin

Address: 511 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5611
Phone Number: 702-382-0577
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas>  > Downtown

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Griffin staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?