Dive Bar

The best stand alone bar since 1962 making it a must see DIVE, especially, if you love real dive bars. With live Music & Events every weekend and voted one of locals favorite hangouts.

Live Music & Events

Everything from EDM First Fridays to punk rock and comedy. Every weekend has something for everyone and has been one of the best after hours spot for several years running.

24/7 Gaming

Want to do some gaming without dealing with "hurry up" and unfriendly casino bar tenders. Then this is the place to be for we have the best bartendars, friendliest staff, and best drinks.

Naked City's most historic dive bar

With 24/7 gaming and half off happy hours

Historic Las Vegas Dive Bar

The Hard Hat Bar & Lounge is the last standing historic dive bar in Las Vegas since 1962. Located in the same original location on Industrial Road in the historic "Naked City" in Downtown Vegas, with the Stratosphere Casino Tower in the back drop.

Best Drinks, Happy Hour, & Menu

The Hard Hat Lounge has one of the best drink menus in downtown, with great happy hour specials. Plus mixed drink recipes that have been used since its opening in 1962, come in and ask for the Hard Hat Special and get your taste of history.

Live Events & Music Weekends

Every weekend comes with something special for live gigs. We have everything from up in coming rock & punk bands to full out Electric Dance Music (EDM) nights. Featuring both local stars and touring talent, making it a must see after hours spot.

Rich in Las Vegas History & Art

Besides being one of the first dive bars to put 24 hours gaming machines at the bar. The Hard Hat Lounge features a beautiful mural, a must see historic artwork, done by the Famous artist Frank Bowers, who painted in exchange for his bar tab in 1963.

One of Las Vegas' most Iconic Dive Bar and loved by locals

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