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The Basement Bar

Closed Now: 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Love it

It is a lil hole in the wall, but that is exactly my kinda place. Great barmaid, fair prices and... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2019
Parma, Ohio
via mobile
Cool Bar!

My husband and I stopped by when we were in the Stockyards area. It is a fun bar with a lot of... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
Adel, Iowa, United States
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
May 4, 2019
“Love it”
Oct 23, 2018
“Cool Bar!”
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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105 W Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8508
+1 817-555-5555
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Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Fort Worth Stockyards Exchange Street Below The Star Cafe It’s hidden And dark And temperature cool Good TX music And a chill, Texas-earthy vibe And a good place to hide But count your change after you pay

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank MiltonSiegele
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

It is a lil hole in the wall, but that is exactly my kinda place. Great barmaid, fair prices and just a really good time. Definitely a place that I would hang frequently if I lived there. Fun!!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Criz66
Reviewed October 23, 2018

My husband and I stopped by when we were in the Stockyards area. It is a fun bar with a lot of great signs and cool atmosphere. We would definitely visit again!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mdabhaynes_12
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The Basement Bar has such a fun atmosphere. We stopped here on the advice of the staff at the Tattoo Ranch across the street and we were happy we followed this advice. Friendly staff and just a fun time had by all! Definitely check it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed August 7, 2018

My wife and I spent the weekend in the Stockyards and passed by this place a few times before we finally got enough liquid courage to enter and I was very pleasantly surprised. I loved the quaint atmosphere and the guys performing on stage were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank davidrunstx
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

My bf and I are regulars here and we absolutely love this place. The bartenders are so friendly and fun! I’ve actually become friends with some of the bartenders! This place is perfect for a little getaway. It’s kinda hidden which is super cool and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lakin O
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Minorities stay away. They will be glad to take your money but if an issue comes up you have no past in with someone that's not a minority you are quickly blamed, tazed and arrested!!! STAY AWAY!!!!!! No stars but I had to give 1...More

Date of experience: February 2018
8  Thank Monica R
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

My kinda bar to chill at!! Stockyards lil secret comfort spot! Go see if you can..Entertained at the least. Good for a friendship outing, nobodies serious or dramatic. Good environment and major character!!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Terri S
Reviewed September 24, 2017

It was a fun little dive bar to visit. Not a place I would frequent though, just not my style. Lots of locals mixed with tourists. There was a band playing but I have no idea who they were.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank krisgils33
Reviewed July 14, 2017

They have a toilet you can't defecate in according to the sign, a naked lady painted on a door, 2 dollar Keystones, live music, tons of smoke...it's a total dive bar that had a great vibe and we had a ton of fun. I would...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank lovetodive355
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