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Great hang out bar

We stopped to have a beer and loved the place. It is kind of bar where you go to have a drink and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tampa, Florida
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Spring Training Trip

We wanted to find a place to watch the Kansas University Basketball in the tournament and found... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Olathe, Kansas
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“Great hang out bar”
Mar 17, 2018
“Spring Training Trip”
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110 Plaza St, Socorro, NM 87801-4562
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped to have a beer and loved the place. It is kind of bar where you go to have a drink and hang out afterwork, on a weekend night or whenever you just want a casual neighborhood saloon . Wish it was in my...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted to find a place to watch the Kansas University Basketball in the tournament and found this bar. It was an old bar with a lot of uniqueness to it. We met the owner? or a great bartender. She immediately mad us feel at...More

4  Thank Sh0tgun
Reviewed 18 February 2018

A classic bar for sure. Updated enough to be contemporary but a thorough look around the place and you could just imagine Billy The Kid or Wyatt Earp walking in the door. The only thing missing is the double hinged swinging doors! Great selection of...More

2  Thank X3609NVstepheno
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great gathering place-multiple beers, great service. Ambiance was the key. On the square in town center. A must stop for any visitor to Socorro.

Thank Berle006
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The "Cap" as it is commonly referred to by the Tech crowd, is a favorite of the 21-30+ year-olds. You'll meet a lot of college-age students there, as well as some of the 'townie' regulars. Usually a calm, relaxed meeting place--always welcoming.

Thank sharonsD8621CD
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Loved seeing all of the old memorabilia inside and photographs of when the bar first opened. Has a traditional Wild West feeling. Would come back again when in the area.

1  Thank Kris C
Reviewed 16 May 2015

On the basis of some other tripadvisor reviews, we decided to stop in here for a bite to eat one Saturday evening while in Socorro My husband and I were not sure what we'd find or what kind of food they might have. We found...More

6  Thank j0yb46
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Classic cool bar. Great selection of beer and every hard liquor you could want. Great old building with lots of history. Comfortable place to sit and kick back. Pool tables in the back. Cool place!

6  Thank Stacey D
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