Pole barn bars have a vibe all their own.
That is an awesome old building, but no. I didn't.
Yes, if you recall, the downstairs dungeon of that place used to be called The Pilsen Klub and served all imported beers. In fact, Dan and I quaffed a few there after Stanfest 2 about 14 or so years ago.
Gosh, I would have expected everyone hanging out there to be wearing bat suits, rockets and carrying anvilsback in the 70's this place was called the Acme Bar
The Acme Bar in Beach Haven..The Acme was one of the hottest bars on LBI during the 1970’s. The Ketch was once the Acme Hotel, Bar and Restaurant. During it’s heyday it was a favorite of celebrities such as Babe Ruth. It was also allegedly a speakeasy during prohibition. When the revenuers were on their way, the stash of...www.lbiviews.com
The Chug. 'nuff said. (I mean, come on...it's literally a basement bar)