2600 SE 16th Street
Ames, IA 50010
Phone: (515) 233-6060
Fax: (515) 233-1911
Bars & Cafes
Enjoy your weekend with some great drinks and good music to accompany. DG Taphouse is popular for serving a variety of craft beers (more than 56) on tap. The energy of this place never goes down with their live music. Dance away the evening as the DJ plays some of the best numbers for you. In case get exhausted with all the enjoyment, DG Taphouse offers a delectable contemporary style menu. Check their website for the latest updates about their upcoming events.
Located in the bustling downtown area of Ames city, DG's Tap House is a neighborhood watering hole. With a collection of 56 beers on tap, there is a wide choice for beer lovers here. Apart from the amazing varieties of beers, DG's Tap House is also popular for its on-site entertainment; it offers pool tables, foosball, dartboards and other interesting games. During the weekend, all head here to catch performances of talented local artists and bands. Friendly ambiance, good drinks and great entertainment make for a perfect night out with friends at DG's Tap House.
Vinyl Cafe is known for their casual ambiance, good coffee and great music. This cafe offers various coffee varieties, from classic cappuccino to lattes and more. Apart from this, they offer a delightful small plate menu and are known for their desserts. This unique coffee shop is known for their collection of vinyl records of various music genres.
Sip on to some classic coffee as you visit the Cafe Diem. This coffee shop is functioning since more than a decade and is known for serving refreshing coffee varieties along with a delicious small-plate menu at affordable prices. Their friendly service and cozy ambiance make this place an ideal choice for catching up with your friends.
With an innovative concept behind it, Dela Viti is the first self-serve wine bar in all of Iowa. One can find almost fifty varieties of wines here, ranging from European to local, along with a good selection of beers as well. With the novelty of serving your own wine, one might imagine that no service is required at all, but the staff provides exceptional service in terms of explaining your drink and helping you discover your favorite. So if you're tired of hanging out at your local bar, pay this one a visit.
Located in the campus neighborhood, Stomping Grounds is known for serving delicious tea and coffee varieties. Apart from this, it serves a delightful small-plate menu and a limited yet good beer and wine list. Their beautiful outdoor and indoor seating is perfect for catching up with your friends.
Sip on to some refreshing coffee as you visit Arcadia Cafe. Apart from the coffee varieties, this cafe is offers a delightful dessert menu and is famous for serving delicious scones, pastries and other baked products. Their cozy decor, friendly staff and a pocket-friendly menu make this place a locals’ favorite.
Mother's Pub offers you the best of entertainment and sporting action in town. This bar-cum-music venue brings forth regional bands and stages acts that are interesting and unique. Local bands and musicians willing to experiment with music are more than welcome here. The variety of drinks, pool tables, big television screens here are simply an added bonus. So if you are bored of routine or simply want to enjoy at a local bar, head to the Mother's Pub.