It’s time to spice up your evening out! North Dakota’s more unique bars, whether due to its history or décor, will make for a night to remember. Round up your friends and check out the 9 Best Theme bars in the state! Cheers!
Bismarck’s Space Aliens Grill & Bar is truly out of this world! This unique bar serves up award-winning ribs, burgers, pizza, and drinks all in a space alien themed environment. The crown jewel of the restaurant is a 30-foot-high domed ceiling that shows a captivating view of outer space. If the aliens aren’t fun enough, the restaurant also has arcade games that are fun for diners of any age! Space Aliens Grill & Bar has locations in Fargo, Bismarck, and Albertville, Minnesota.
Blarney Stone Pub is the area’s only authentic Irish pub, making it a great bar for refreshing drinks, great atmosphere, and creative menu options. There are 36 draft beer options to choose from. The one-of-a-kind bar has also been featured in several publications including Delta Sky Magazine (2010), Fine Living Magazine (2010), and Dakota CDC Success Stories. Come for great deals on food and beverages during happy hour from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. from Monday to Friday, 9 p.m. to close Monday through Saturday, and all day Sunday. This pub has locations in Bismarck, West Fargo, and Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Authentic German bars are a needle in a haystack, so Fargo residents are lucky to have the Wurst Bier Hall in their neck of the woods. This trendy German bar features rustic decor with modern, hip influences. In addition to unique brews, bratwurst and other German food are served. Make sure to order pierogi, borscht soup, or knoephla with your beer, you won’t be disappointed!
Like a classic North Dakota cowboy saloon, the Silver Prairie Saloon serves up a multitude of beverages in a rustic bar except half the bar stools have saddles instead of seats! The whimsical cowboy decor pairs wonderfully with the many beverages and delicious food. Situated in a tiny town of less than 30 people on a dirt road, this saloon is the real deal! The unique small town ambiance, rustic cowboy decor, and phenomenal menu makes Silver Prairie Saloon a must-stop bar.
The Toasted Frog has a big city modern vibe that is hard to find in the state. The fun downtown bar and restaurant serves an extensive menu of drinks with martinis, wine, beer, and spirits. The diverse and creative menu has something for everyone such as appetizers, nutritious salads, lavish, entrees, and wood-fired pizzas, all made from scratch with only the finest ingredients.
It’s hard for North Dakota restaurants to achieve a relaxing outdoor atmosphere, especially when it feels like winter drags on forever, but Bismarck’s Luft Rooftop Beer Garden does it perfectly. This soothing and inviting bar even has the option of sliding open the roof to see the open sky. During the colder months, patrons can relax by the fireplace. This is the perfect place to sip a beer while relaxing after a long day!
This lively downtown bar always seems to be a party with pool, shuffleboard, bubble hockey, darts, gaming, and over 40 televisions so customers never miss the big game. The bar serves up a huge beer selection, craft cocktails, and shots for partygoers. This fun, unique bar has all the components for an unforgettable night!
Bonzer’s is nothing if not unique, as it is the only sandwich pub in Bismarck! This casual and fun bar serves up filling sandwiches with over 30 different choices, as well as other menu options like subs, sausages, sides, salads, soup, Mexican cuisine, and gluten free options. Remember that this is a traditional bar so only those age 21 and over can enter. See you there!
If there’s one thing that customers of this bar do know, it’s that I Don’t Know Bar is the best bar around! South Heart is a tiny town of only about 300 outside of Dickinson, and the bar maintains the friendly small town atmosphere. They serve up beer on tap, a variety of booze, and deep fried fare, as well as scheduled live music! It is a bar for bikers, small town folks, and tourists looking to relax, making it one of the most unique bars around.