Karaoke:

Dad’s Karaoke

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Cost: $

In five words: Good singers, bad singers, me

Overall stars: 3/5

GLBTQ:

Sparky’s Pub

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Cost: $

In five words: Inviting atmosphere meets reasonable prices

Overall stars: 1/5

Go-to bar:

The Flying Saucer

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Cost: $$

In five words: Beer heaven, dog-friendly patio

Overall stars: 4/5

Dancing club:

The Falls Bar

Cover: $$

Cost: $

In five words: Great specials, music variety, welcoming

Overall stars: 4/5

Speakeasy style:

The Brooklynite

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Cost: $$$

In five words: Great cocktail bar, sophiticated atmosphere

Overall stars: 4/5

Salsa hot spot:

Azuca

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Cost: $

In five words: Sophisticated Latin and Caribbean feel

Overall stars: 3/5

Around the corner:

Deol Bar

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Cost: $

In five words: Close, cheap, college-oriented hangout

Overall stars: 1/5

Country dancing:

Wild West

Cover: $$

Cost: $

In five words: Laid-back atmosphere, cheap drinks

Overall stars: 2/5

Piano bar:

Pat O’Briens

Cover: $

Cost: $

In five words: Best downtown live music venue

Overall stars: 3/5

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