Shreveport-Bossier Travel Magazine Entertainment Issue - Page 8

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NIGHTLIFE IN

BY SHALISA ROLAND
DIVE INTO DOWNTOWN SHREVEPORT
Shreveport ’ s downtown bar scene caters to everyone 21 and up , but the dive bars thrive on distinction and hospitality . If you want to be in the middle of all the action , dive into Fatty Arbuckle ’ s Pub for craft cocktails and Fat ’ s Oyster House next door . Grab a daiquiri at Louisiana Daiquiri Café , a sports bar near downtown Shreveport . This popular weekend hangout serves daiquiris named after well-known neighborhoods and main thoroughfares in Shreveport-Bossier . Bounce from bar to bar to discover a new favorite beverage with flights of beer at Red River BrewPub , drink specials and bar food at The Stray Cat , and all the fun with the LGBTQ + community at Korner Lounge .
STAY LOW-LIT & LOW-KEY
If small , intimate settings are your thing , it ’ s vital that you add Vintage Wine Bar and Spirits , Bourbon Bar , Bar Chord
THE STRAY CAT IN DOWNTOWN SHREVEPORT
Photographed by Shannon Palmer
and the Remington Suite Hotel and Spa to your after-hours itinerary . Whether you ’ re craving wine and cheese boards , artistic concoctions , or a chance to mingle with locals , you can keep a stealthy status at these bars before calling it a night . If you are seeking a ducked-off chill spot , slide into The Hive for poetry nights and live music .
LATE-NIGHT HUNGER PANGS
The top of Texas Street in downtown Shreveport is booming with trendy menu items and crafty cocktails . Check out Abby Singer ’ s Bistro , The Missing Link , and Noble Savage Tavern . But if you want to explore a taste of Bossier City ’ s nightlife , grab some drinks and Cajun eats in the East Bank District or Riverview Restaurant and Brewhouse , located inside of Margaritaville Resort Casino .

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