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The Griffin

#960 of 3,840 Restaurants in Las Vegas
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Pub, Bar
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511 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5611
+1 702-382-0577
20:00 - 00:00
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Sun 20:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 17:00 - 00:00
Sat 19:00 - 00:00
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

great local beers, good prices, not so turisty, good music and completely unexpected scenery once across the door

Thank Juan P
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

When you don't want to be in another loud, annoying casino, walk down to The Griffin for a great time. The drinks are affordable, the staff is extremely friendly, and when they have it, the music venue is a great place to hear a local band.

Thank Rhyne A
Overland Park, Kansas
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stopped in for a drink at the recommendation of a local. It felt like you were underground the minute you walked in. Interesting bar with an interesting atmosphere. Just go in..you won't regret it.

Thank redhead217
Cancun, Mexico
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Greeted with a warm welcome. Service was great and the drinks were reasonably priced. Quirky atmosphere which I liked. Will definitely be back on my next trip to Vegas.

Thank collywobbles2016
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I went to this bar as part of a bar crawl for a friend's party. The Griffin was the first bar on the route and I really enjoyed it. We were there about 8:00pm so there were only about 5 other people in the bar. It isn't one of the big fancy bars like on the strip but it's still... More 

Thank Karen H
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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93 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a cocktail before dinner and it was a great break from Fremont St. Ed, the bartender, clued us in to the establishment's own distilled whisky. It was good, but they also has a great selection of other booze and craft beer. The inside had a very old school tavern feel to it, as well.

Thank Mark7735
Daegu, South Korea
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102 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

I love this place for the cool atmosphere, different types of music and genres and variety of drinks. During the week this place is very chill and relaxed and usually plays rock music. You will have a casual environment, no problem finding a table, or getting served. On the weekends it turns into this crazy party place, inside being dark... More 

Thank Jen S
Youngstown, OH, United States
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

I had been to The Griffin twice before and found it very enjoyable. To me, they had the best bartenders in Vegas, so good in fact, that I made a special trip from the strip to have my favorite drink which was made perfectly each time before. The only problem was this time, I was not allowed in because I... More 

Thank Garth W
Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We found this place by mistake, but it was dark, swanky, and cool in the heat of the day. Had a great drink and enjoyed the atmosphere and other patrons. A fun place to stop in.

Thank Alice H
Forest, Virginia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Music wasn't my preference, but the atmosphere was laid back and chill, we enjoyed it. We did however over dress for the location.

Thank lataundra71

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Pub, Bar
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
20:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5611
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 702-382-0577

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?