Named the best bar in the Twin Cities to take out-of-towners!
Try our rotating seasonal and specialty craft beers
20 BEERS ON TAP
2015 TWIN CITIES BURGER BATTLE WINNER & 2016 RUNNER UP - JUDGES CHOICE!
Welcome to The Half Time Rec! Going strong for decades, we've been one of the most popular places in the Twin Cities to celebrate St. Patrick's Day each year. We are also well known for being the bar in the movie Grumpy Old Men, as well as our bocce ball tracks in the basement. Recently named Best Dive Bar & Best Irish Bar by MSP Mag, we offer bocce ball, pool, bean bags, and more. Enjoy live bands Fri and Sat, and a fun, comfortable vibe every day.
Named 2015 "Best Dive Bar" and "Best Burger" in City Pages! Top Ten French Fries by Thrillist 2015!