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“Sunday afternoon fun with friends”
Review of Kraken Bar

Kraken Bar
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Reviewed 9 July 2013

Sunday afternoons at the Kraken are so much fun. From 4-10 the Brokers Band plays there and sometimes hosts other bands. That time is the most popular with the mid-life (40-60) crowd. Everyone is friendly. It's easy a good atmosphere to make new friends and we all have a good time dancing with each other. The front part is where the bar & the dance floor is. The back part, which is partially open, is where the pool tables & burger stand are and where all the bikers hang out. The only bad part is the cramped (sometimes dirty) bathrooms. But if you let the staff know they will come to clean it up.

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Thank Rachel R
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Reviewed 2 March 2013

Could not believe how rude the waitress was to me and my friend. She actually put her cold, empty beer glass against my back and told me to move out of her way! I immediately left and told the front security person and he says "awesome". If this is how management allows their staff to treat customers then I don't want to spend my hard earned money there. Will not ever go back.

3  Thank Jrob1111
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

This is a great surf shack beach bar, low key, dive bar, off the beaten track kind of place. Wood paneling, posters, photo collections, bumper stickers, and neon lights set the tone. Pool, foosball and little greasy grill in the back. Cheap drinks, great live music.

Thank PeteM1423
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Reviewed 14 October 2012

If you want a very different fun evening out go there and let it all go!! The most friendly crowd ever and so much fun

Thank lovie_10
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Reviewed 17 June 2012

Was there when the Kraken was 2.
Now it is 36 years old. I was just so happy to savor the good old days
of riding down coast hwy and stopping in.
People there were very friendly. It's basically a dive bar but i was Brakin for the Kraken. Glad this bit of California history still exists. Some folks might be too young to remember when......

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Thank LVRoadWarrior
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