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Surly Wench Pub

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Darkwave Bar on Tucson's 4th Ave Strip

Great cocktails, Great Music & Jukebox, Darkwave scene and even some cool movies. It's a classic... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Justine W
Great Alternative Pub in the Heart of Tucson

This is absolutely one of the better places to drink in Tucson, and certainly one of the most... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2015
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Aug 22, 2018
“Darkwave Bar on Tucson's 4th Ave Strip”
Nov 3, 2015
“not sure what the hype was”
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424 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-8443
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Great cocktails, Great Music & Jukebox, Darkwave scene and even some cool movies. It's a classic Tucson bar that is a must see during your trip. Easy access from the trolly.

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Reviewed November 3, 2015

Bar located on the popular 4th street. We went at a non-busy time and still took forever to get a drink. Only had one because I did not want to spend the rest of my life waiting for drink number 2!

1  Thank heatherh894
Reviewed September 11, 2015

This is absolutely one of the better places to drink in Tucson, and certainly one of the most unique. The theme is what I can best describe as a cross between rock, cult classics, and the back of a tattoo parlour. The staff is as...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2013

We popped into the Surly Wench to escape the heat and grab a beer. The bartender, Tammy was really attentive and friendly. She gave us some tips on the area and talked to us about the different types of entertainment that the bar offered. She...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2013

I quit drinking not too long ago, but I still go to the Wench. Good bar food, unique atmosphere, pool and air hockey tables and an amazing selection on the jukebox. The leg lamp from A Christmas Story is my favorite mantelpiece. Black Cherry Burlesque...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2012 via mobile

If a bar serves food, and takes credit cards at the bar, you would expect them to be able to take credit for the food. Not here. The drinks actually used to be great. And now they completely suck. If a bartender feels the need...More

1  Thank Azgator
Reviewed April 30, 2012

Didn't feel it was anything other than a bar - did have Smitwicks on tap, but we were there mid afternoon.

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Reviewed January 28, 2010

I know most of the bars in the area, and they tend to cater to Frats, Sororities, young military and that sort of crowd. While I know they are still welcome at "The Wench", those of that genre would find themselves part of the minority....More

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Reviewed January 26, 2008

This place is an everybody bar, gay and straight, cowboy and indian, biker and hippie, etc. The only people not welcome are those wanting to mess with another persons' happy. The bartenders are no nonsense, but highly efficient, and you might have to sharpen your...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2007

if you want to go to place where there aren't a lot of people trying to fake who they are... this is it. They have some rockin' bands and some pretty hot burlesque shows!

1  Thank 12pdx12
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