The Northwest’s Top “Secret Bars & Speakeasies”
Looking for a unique Northwest adventure for this Spring or Summer? How about seeking out the region's best speakeasies and secret bars. Livability-dot-com says such places are growing in popularity, and cities across the country are getting on board.
Livability scoured the country to pinpoint the best of the best secret bars and speakeasies in all 50 states .
Doesn't this sound like fun? " A liquor store freezer opens to reveal a secret stairway to an underground bar. A fake video store requires patrons to answer movie trivia questions to enter a Tarantino-themed speakeasy behind the wall. A broom closet leads to a long hallway which leads to a cozy hideaway with craft brews on tap."
When creativity flows along with the drinks, good times are in store and these four watering holes represent the Best in the Northwest as you head out from Yakima..
In Washington State it's Seattle's Bathtub Gin & Co.Seattle’s Bathtub Gin & Co. is tucked away in a sketchy alley like any good speakeasy. Craft cocktail-seekers look for the wooden door in Gin Alley between 1st and 2nd and knock to enter. Housed in a former hotel boiler room, Bathtub Gin & Co. is the perfect cozy hangout to duck out of the Seattle rain and sip on a gin and tonic.
Heading East (and a little south ) Boise, ID invites you to Tom's Room.
Heading father East? Bozeman, MT is home to the Devil's Toboggan
The name comes from a Prohibition-era poster of a man sledding into hell for drinking, a reminder of a different time when speakeasies housed the law-breakers. Now, you’ll only feel like you’re breaking the law as you open the unmarked door upstairs in the Cannery District building.