Aspen Nightlife

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    The Red Onion: An Aspen...

    by tetonski1 Written Aug 26, 2002

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    The Red Onion: An Aspen tradition for more than a century and still a local favorite. Drink specials nightly; happy hour specials; 3:30-6 p.m.; half-price wings. A rowdy, casual crowd. Open daily at 11:30 a.m. Bar open till 2 a.m. 420 E. Cooper Ave., 925-9043.

    The Mezzaluna: A hip, high-energy hot spot with a happening après-ski scene. World-class people-watching, cutting-edge food, and wood-burning-oven pizzas. Specials 3-5:30 p.m.; pizzas $5; Heineken and Amstel Light $2. Open from 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.. 624 E. Cooper Ave., 925-5882.

    The Hotel Jerome Bar: A long-time favorite local watering hole, the newly remodeled J-Bar serves a full menu of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and burgers. Local bands play on selected nights; 2-6 p.m.; 25% off menu; beer and liquor specials.

    The Little Nell: The bar of this beautiful hotel offers live jazz, a moderately-priced prix fixe supper, a lively après-ski scene, and cozy couches by the fireplace in the luxurious Little Nell lobby. Lounge music Tuesday through Saturday nights. Open daily 4 p.m.-2 a.m. In the Little Nell, 675 E. Tableside Ave., 920-4600

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    From Zane's to the Bou: Go Big in Aspen

    by dannyt3 Written May 12, 2008

    There are some hot new spots coming to Aspen, and some old favorites. The old go to spots are Eric's and Club Chelsea - both located on Hyman mall, and The Caribou Club on Hopkins (membership required). There are a few dive bars still kicking - Bentley's and Zane's. New hot spots - Fly and Junk at Red Onion (coming soon).

    Dress Code: You can wear jeans anywhere in Aspen (not that you should..) Dress it up if you plan on going to the nicer spots. Dive bars, just have a little self respect and put on a clean shirt.

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    Lava Lounge: Nightlife in a cold time

    by Peruviangirlontour Written Jun 10, 2005

    This is the best place to dance and get drunk! I loved this discoteque, full of people, but if you arrive in high season you must do a queu (there is just 4 clubs in Aspen that`s why)

    Dress Code: Go dressed, as you want!

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    Bentleys: The more casual scene

    by goingsolo Updated May 8, 2004

    A bar located next to the Wheeler Opera House. Its a more laid back crowd in here. The opera house itself is a famouns local landmark and the place is packed with locals. Its a good place to grab a drink and learn more about the less touristy side of Aspen.

    Dress Code: Somewhat casual. I wouldn't recommend shorts but no one would be thrown out in jeans.

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