Stillwater Bars: 5 Local Favorites

A visit to one of the Stillwater bars during your vacation will guarantee truly fond memories of your trip to Oklahoma, which will be a topic of conversations long after the end of your holiday. Stillwater lies in the northeastern part of Oklahoma and is an exciting town. It was voted by a local Oklahoma magazine to be the "Friendliest City in the State." There is a lot offered in this thriving city which is home to the prestigious Oklahoma State University. Because of this, the nightlife in this area is truly amazing. The Strip, as it is fondly called, is a string of bars and pubs that is frequently busy most days of the week.

Eskimo Joe's
501 W. Elm Streeet
Stillwater, OK 74074
(405)372-8896
www.eskimojoes.com

This college bar started from humble beginnings but now it is one of the most sought after Stillwater bars. Great food is a guarantee at Eskimo Joe's, which serves almost 7,000 plates of its famous cheesy fries a month. The rib eye steak sandwich is a mouthwatering delight and will surely drive your taste buds insane. The atmosphere is very lively and it becomes electric when the live band starts playing, which is an everyday thing at this famous Stillwater establishment.

JR Murphy's
306 S Washington Street
Stillwater, OK 74074
(405) 743-2983

JR Murphy's is a fantastic bar that is always lots of fun. There are a great number of pool tables, and you and your friends can spend a wonderful night out shooting pool or having a few drinks while playing darts. They have weekly specials on drinks which are true value for money promos. This bar serves appetizing snacks and cold beverages. This is a college bar that caters to patrons that are on a budget. It has a very lively atmosphere and is a nice place to have a night out with friends.

Stonewall Tavern
115 S Knoblock Street
Stillwater, OK 74074
(405) 743-0366

This bar is one of the longest operating night spots in Stillwater. If you mention this bar to any of the friendly staff at a Stillwater Inn, they're sure to point you in the right direction. This is your traditional bar that serves strong drinks which are reasonably priced. This bar is patronized by both students and professors, which shows that it's a great place to spend your nights out in Stillwater.

Brannigans Sports Bar and Grill
600 E McElroy Road
Stillwater, OK  74075
(405) 377-7010

This establishment has a more subdued atmosphere from the surrounding college bars. If you are a guest staying at a Stillwater Bed and Breakfast, a night of karaoke at Brannigans will liven up your evening. The bar has a wide range of drinks to choose from. Delicious ribs are served hot off the grill.

Smokey Pokey
305 South Washington Street
Stillwater, OK 74074
(405) 564-0525 

One of the newer Stillwater bars, the Smokey Pokey is slowly making a name for itself. With a great selection of beer and the house specialties of beef brisket and deep fried catfish, a night out with friends at this establishment will be worthwhile.