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Desert Bar and Nellie E Saloon

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Address: 5 Miles down Cienega Springs Road, Parker, AZ

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Desert Road Trip

If you are up for a weekend adventure, go to the Desert Bar. Only open on Saturday and Sunday. The dirt road going to the bar is a short trip mileage wise but it seems like much... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Cheri M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are up for a weekend adventure, go to the Desert Bar. Only open on Saturday and Sunday. The dirt road going to the bar is a short trip mileage wise but it seems like much longer Rough dirt road makes for slow going but if you are wondering where it ends up, you will be surprised. Huge bar... More 

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Thank Cheri M
Beaverton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun place to grab a beer, take in the live music and just enjoy the surroundings! Very cool! Don't miss it!

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Raleigh N C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

A place out in the middle of the desert when you're on 95 swing in on the dirt road drive a few miles and you will arrive And what an arrival it is. A treasure in the middle of the desert. It has a small church for a photo op then you walk cross the bridge and they have a... More 

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Thank Ellen E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

Place is awesome! Old west type saloon. Local bands playing on stage. Very unique setting. Hot babes working the bar. Food vendors. Restrooms are totally cool. The 5 mile road from hell to get there is not a drawback once you get there. Lol

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Thank John I
Parker, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Drive out Cieniga Springs Road approx 7 miles of Hwy 95 out of Parker and you come upon what looks like ...well not quite sure how to describe the place....Old western town , lots of old cars, and every Saturday and Sunday lots of off road Vehicles all making the trip out to Desert Bar ,All solar powered ,Bar ,Great... More 

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Thank Gary M
Mokena, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

Great place. Rough road But we drove a Kia Sportage and had no problem Band stages. Nice bar Was there on Xmas day. Would do again

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Thank Marleen S
Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Rough 5 mile drive for a location with great character, and good food. Second time here and will be back. Great music and staff makes for a relaxing afternoon of food and beverage.

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Truckee, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Go and experience a unique place. Great music, food, atmosphere and architecture?! The dirt road is all part of the event.

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Wabasha, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

Went with friends via car, that was interesting in itself. It's not really a long drive, but you need to go slow. It's well worth the drive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Excellent views and a nice place to visit. Good food and decent prices on beer. Make sure you have a vehicle that can make it out there and back.

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