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Bikini Lounge

Phoenix, AZ
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1502 Grand Ave.
Phoenix, AZ
Opened in 1947
Mon-Sat 3pm-2am
Sun 3pm-midnight
(602) 252-0472

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Bikini Lounge

5.2

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by 49 people

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10

Detail
Everyone You
Decor 6.7
Drink Quality 4
Drink Selection 4.1
Mood 5.9
Music 2.7
Service 6.5
Tikiness 5.7
Tilt 6
Vibe 5.1

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Humuhumu’s description

Old dive of a tiki bar in Phoenix, which historically has served beer but not tropical drinks. In recent years that's been changing, with a small selection of tropicals on offer.

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ScubaRoberta
ScubaRoberta has visited Bikini Lounge.
June 13, 2019, 3:36 PM
Fun and perky dive bar! And thatís what it is, a dive bar with tiki decor. It actually has the makings of a fabulous tiki bar if the owner would just invest a little bit more money. Every year he makes an amazing custom tiki mug that he sells on New Yearís Eve. Unfortunately were never in town for New Yearís Eve and theyíre sold out before we can get back 😩. Heís a great artist itís a shame he does such a small limited number and then thatís all he does for the rest of the year. Please please invest more money in this bar and bring it up to the standards that it could/should be. Iíd go all the time if that were the case!
Sukielau
Sukielau has visited Bikini Lounge.
April 17, 2019, 6:11 PM
This was my #53 tiki bar Iíve visited. Thought this place was great. Itís got good bones that have withstood decades of bar patrons. Itís got character and a dark moodiness only a truly old, classic tiki bar can have. We hit every place in Phoenix and this and Undertow were my favorite. Yes, itís a beer bar and plays GnR but thatís why itís still standing since 1949. The drinks were nothing special but chatting with the bartender Mike about the placeís history and aliens made up for it. Donít miss this diamond in the rough. Itís a piece of tiki history.
Lady Kai
Lady Kai has visited Bikini Lounge.
April 15, 2019, 6:23 PM
I have to say that I loved this place. It was unexpectedly and amazingly tiki. So, yeah - maybe not full of tiki people, but I love the vibe of a good everyday bar.
The bartender was great. I appreciated her annoyance at some people who put a bunch of money into the jukebox and kicked some other patrons music back. ( pretty righteous bar etiquette held up to high standards) I know most people wouldnít agree, but this is a place I would go to everytime iím in Phoenix. No snobbish attitudes here, just real people... And our Lyft driver had nothing but good things to say about it too.
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