Suburban Extended Stay Hotel
1620 Leisure Way
Clarksville, IN 47129
Phone: (812) 283-9696
Fax: (812) 283-9697
Bares & Cafés
An intriguing little place, Barrettones is a small bar swamped with locals. Never needing a reason, patrons are here after work, to celebrate, to meet people and to have a good time. With great pub grub to go with your beer, there's no better place to be at. Call ahead to know more.
A classy restaurant with numerous beautifully decorated dining spaces, Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse is perfect for a good time with a group. This vibrant restaurant does not limit its menu to steaks, but also has seafood and sushi for you to enjoy. Starting off with crispy duck ravioli and herb grilled oysters, you can gorge on entrées like the signature bone-in filet mignon, steak Collinsworth, diver scallops, steak and lobster and more. An excellent wine list is also on offer.
Hillbilly Tea as its name implies serves tea, yet it also has brunch, lunch and dinner service as well. The restaurant remains true to its Kentuckian roots with dishes like succotash and corn pone for the children and frog legs or chicken liver paté for the adults. The 'concoctions' list also has some superb libations that highlight tea as a mixer. The Hatfield & McCoy is a simple smoked tea hooch and a shot of bourbon while the Beez Kneez uses Palmetto moonshine, honey, lemon and blank iced tea. Overall, Hillbilly is a little more upscale than what the name would have you believe.
Prime Lounge is one of the hottest places to party in the city. The lounge is a contemporary place with decor by local artist, Maureen. The wood and white interiors go well with the art and although by day this place is great dining or lunch place, by night it takes on a completely different avatar. When the DJ hits his booth, the visual display coupled with the sound quality and music, the experience will blow your mind. The DJs here at Prime are all extremely good at what they do and are recognized locally or even nationally. It's a great place to celebrate your birthday or even a bachelorette, so do check their website for details about the kind of deal you can make. The venue is also host to a number of big music events like the official 50th Playboy Anniversary party or The John Sutton Band and more. Do visit their website for those and other details.
Established in 2011, Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse is an ideal place to quaff microbrews and delicious food. Managed by a group of friends (Jerry, Adam, Sam and Andrew), this is the first traditional brewpub in the city. Against The Grain takes pride in brewing a vast variety of beers, from classic ales to flavor infusions alongside the hops are available here. Their menu features a delightful range of burgers, sandwiches, ribs and chicken that will complement your beer. Located on the grounds of Louisville Slugger Field, you can enjoy a drink and meal here before or after a game.
Situated right beside Residence Inn Louisville Downtown, this whiskey bar plies Kentucky bourbon as well as other potent libations in a building that dates from 1885. If you love whiskey, this unpretentious downtown bar with its fantastic selection of more than 100 varieties, is one you absolutely must visit. If whiskey isn't really your thing, don't despair because the bar also has craft and tap beers for you to enjoy as well. During the week, this popular watering hole has live bands in action, from traditional bluegrass trios to punk rock ones, each night is different.
Sergio's is a haven for hard-core beer lovers and the beer-curious alike. Although humble in size and stature, with its vast and varied selection of beers from around the globe, this simple bar has garnered a reputation as local legend. The walls are lined with flags of every kind, and coolers displaying a seemingly endless array of bottled beers, including several rare and hard to find varieties. Once you have made your selection, just amble over to the counter and you can choose to either stay and enjoy your brew at the bar, or take it home to quaff later. Apart from the bottled varieties, Sergio's also boasts an impressive rotating selection on tap, with the seasonal specialties being the most popular. Paired with a food menu that features everything from pretzels, wings, mozzarella sticks and hummus platters to burritos, fajitas, burgers, pizzas and other pub grub, at Sergio's you are sure to find something that suits your beer.
This hometown brewer has three locations in town, this one on main street, another on 4th Street and one in the neighborhood of St. Matthews. The breweries make different styles of beer, from their American Pale Ale and Atta Boy IPA to their Dark Star Porter and American Wheat, you can even find a version of Barleywine here. Additionally, Bluegrass churns out some amazing seasonal suds like the Old Country Pumpkin during the Fall or the Ergo Organic Blonde for those hotter months.
The Louisville Howl at the Moon is one of eleven that had their beginnings in 1990 in Cincinnati, Ohio. This piano bar packs a punch with a winning combination of riotous entertainment and an extensive drink menu. Of course, audience participation is encouraged and nearly impossible to avoid. The show commences with professional pianists dueling two at a time, interspersed with sequences of four pianos and assorted other instruments. By the end of the evening, the audience has joined the act and is having the time of their lives. It's no surprise Howl at the Moon is popular for parties and has a special deal for groups.
Nestled in Downtown Louisville's entertainment hub, Fourth Street Live, PBR Louisville is a vibrant place where patrons can let their hair down and have a good time. PBR which is an abbreviation for Professional Bull Riders, follows a cowboy theme, but blends an urban touch into its ambiance. Game nights, happy hours, concerts and other events fill this place up with a lot of energy.
In the heart of downtown Louisville is an entertainment complex known as Fourth Street Live. In the heart of Fourth Street Live is a dining-and-drinking hot spot like none other, known as the Maker's Mark Bourbon House & Lounge. Seating is comfy, decor is sleek, and the bar is long. Pull up a stool and order a Manhattan as good as any you'll find in the Midwest, or grab a table and drink your bourbon-based cocktail alongside a hearty American meal. As the evening progresses, the music gets louder and the atmosphere gets warmer. See website for event announcements and more.
When the glossy hubbub of Fourth Street Live becomes overwhelming, head for Third Street Dive. It's dark and gritty, the drinks are inexpensive, and the frills are decidedly few. There's a pool table in the back, a juke box full of heavy rock'n'roll, and live music on select evenings. The regulars are full of colorful stories, and the barkeeps have their share as well. If your one-drink Happy Hour plan turns into an beer-fueled, punk-rock all nighter, you're more than welcome to order out for pizza or bring in a bag of White Castles from around the corner. See MySpace page for concert schedule and more.