Neighborhood Bars & Nightlife


Whether you’re looking for a more upscale experience or just want to pick up something on the go to not take too much time away from sightseeing, the local area will have you covered. Discover an eclectic variety of food and beverages offered at the more than 20 restaurants.

  • 73768 Gorgonio Drive
  • (760) 367-9502

Enjoy fresh cocktails and beer, sports TV, and pool tables at the Back Alley Cocktail Lounge at our local Bowladium bowling alley! Lane-side drink service also available.

A psychedelic desert monument. Desert dive bar in the original A&W Root Beer stand from the 1960's, located at the corner of Highway 62 and National Park Blvd at the north entrance to Joshua Tree National Park. We're not fancy but we're friendly. Everyone is welcome! (21+)

  • 5670 Adobe Road
  • (760) 361-1313

The Cactus Bar in the city’s Historic Plaza has all of your favorite beers, wines, and cocktails, plus large screens for sports and a pool table. Enjoy a great assortment of starters and dips, salads, quesadillas and more

  • 73643 Twentynine Palms Highway
  • (760) 361-3050

Established in 1938, The Virginian is a longtime, locally owned bar in the heart of downtown 29 Palms. Famous for their signature Bloody Mary’s with all the trimmings, friendly atmosphere and service, with a full bar, pool tables, and jukebox. Open seven days a week from 11:00…