Best Scottsdale Bars with Games

By local contributor
Halie Sutton

Scottsdale’s nightlife is pretty superlative on its own. Tasty adult beverages, conversations with friends or soon-to-be friends, great DJs, even a karaoke machine – it’s all in the mix when you go out for a night in Scottsdale.

But sometimes you want something a little more exciting than just a bar tab. Whether it’s arcade games, cornhole, or old-fashioned billiards, Scottsdale bars offer plenty of game-time options for when you’re tired of the same old night out. Here are four great Scottsdale bars to turn to for activities other than just drinking.

 


BOONDOCKS PATIO & GRILL


Boondocks is more than a bar, it’s the game bar to hit when in Scottsdale. Boondocks has pool tables, dart boards, corn hole, ping pong tables, basketball pop shot, skee-ball, and arcade games! Enjoy the beautiful Scottsdale weather on their patio, which is open all year long. Grab a drink and a friend, and game on.

 


CLUBHOUSE AT MAYA


Located within Maya Day & Nightclub, Clubhouse at Maya has taken over the pool area with yard games, picnic tables and a four-sided entertainment structure with two dozen 50-inch TVs. Watch your favorite game while playing your favorite game, like cornhole, giant beer pong and oversized Connect Four.

 


BEVVY ­­– OLD TOWN SCOTTSDALE


This swanky gastropub boasts a comfortable, playful ambiance that encourages drinkers to relax while playing games with friends. With the classic oversized Jenga, skee-ball machines, table games and a photobooth to help you remember the night, the fun is endless.

 


PATTIE’S FIRST AVENUE LOUNGE


You may know this Old Town hangout as the bar with all the dollar bills on the wall, but it’s much more than the sum of its décor! With a fun dive-bar atmosphere and games like ping-pong, billiards, and shuffle board, you’re bound to have a good time at Pattie’s.