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“Great place to begin tour of Virginia City”

Bucket of Blood Saloon
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

I was part of a group touring Virginia City. We began the tour at the Bucket of Blood Saloon with a Bloody Mary. (The Saloon is well noted for this libation.) There are a number of historic artifacts in the saloon and as pointed out by others, a great view from the back window. They have a nice selection of logo shirts for someone who wants to impress friends of their visit.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Brought my sister and cousin for a visit to this historic saloon. Lovely atmosphere and amazing view out of the back window.

Thank April S
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years. Always fun, great mix of locals and tourists. All age groups of friendly people. Bartenders are exceptional, adding to the great atmosphere. Awesome views from the back windows.
Player piano and live bands keep things exciting.
Step back in time, lots of memorabilia on the walls.
A must see saloon when in Virginia City. Grab one of their Bucket of Blood t-shirts. A must have!

Thank mwandot
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

No visit to Virginia City is complete without stopping at the Bucket of Blood. Tons of history hanging on the wall, a few slot machines (very tight), bar and a great view. As to be expected, T shirts and souvenirs appear to be the cash cow for this place now. They are still a saloon and have some great beer, no food. When the three of visited (me, my son and grandson) we were it. Relaxed with a brew and soaked in a little history. And no we didn't buy a T shirt. Love this town.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I called into this old time saloon whilst visiting Virginia City. A real old gem of a place. Nice and clean and presented just as it would have been in the days of old. Seats at the back look out over the nearby countryside. Friendly staff only too happy to chat and provide you with the history of the saloon and the town itself whilst you enjoy their liquid or food refreshments

Thank Janice L
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