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Dan's Irish Sports Bar

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Great dive bar with inexpensive drinks and nice bartender and locals

I was amazed to find a dive bar in upscale Walnut Creek. We had time to kill before a dinner... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
2Freckles
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Pleasant Hill, California
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Girls Trip

Girls B-Day weekend trip - bar was fun, but VERY SMALL. Floors were sticky and drinks were... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
nray112
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Belton, Texas
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Oct 14, 2018
“Great dive bar with inexpensive drinks and nice bartender and locals”
Jan 26, 2018
“Girls Trip”
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1524 Civic Dr, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4102
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I was amazed to find a dive bar in upscale Walnut Creek. We had time to kill before a dinner reservation and found parking right in front of Dan’s. This is definitely a locals place but they were friendly to newcomers. Drinks we’re good and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Girls B-Day weekend trip - bar was fun, but VERY SMALL. Floors were sticky and drinks were expensive - $10 for a very sm mixed drink & $17 for a pitcher of beer. The place was packed to the brim because there was a concert...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank nray112
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Live music is the draw here which gets a good mix of bands. This is a dive bar, make no mistake. Pool tables, drink and bands is what this place is for. Does have a patio.

Thank themblues
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Fun bar, but we could not get the bartender to turn down the music for the 2 minutes of the derby. We offered to pay the people who had put the songs on the jukebox, but the bartender would not pass on our offer. He...More

Thank MaryM718
Reviewed 5 July 2016

DIVE Bar during the days with primarily older locals-99% men. Lots of dice playing. Attraction is strong, cheap drinks. At night, it morphs into a younger crowd with live entertainment frequently.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

We like to stop here before going to Montecatini next door. The bartenders are always friendly and they make good drinks. It feels like a great place to go for entertainment in the evening but after dinner we are heading for the crib.

Thank holidave69
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Dan's is a fantastic, local drinking hole. It reminds me of the little Irish dives I used to go to in Baltimore. Yes, it's a little old and dated, but Dan's always has a fun vibe. They have great bands, lots of dancing and a...More

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