Dive Bar - 2012 Winners

Published Aug 10, 2012

Beer served in cans and peanut shells on the floor your thing? Where's your favorite dive?

2012 Winner

1. Beacon Hill Pub

Voters Love

"BHP is the quintessential Boston dive bar. There aren't many (any?) windows. They've got good, cheap beer. Arcade games..." 

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149 Charles St Boston MA 02114
2012 Runner-Up

2. CornerPub Boston

Voters Love

"Cheap drinks, board games galore, its like walking into a romantically lit ad for shark week, a vast selection on the juke..."  via Celia G.

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162 Lincoln Street Boston MA 02111
2012 Finalist

3. The Tam

Voters Love

"True dive bar with obnoxious bartenders, no f@cks given type crowd, perfectly worn interior, heavy handed pours and good..."  via Brenda B.

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222 Tremont St Boston MA 02116
2012 Finalist

4. Charlie's Kitchen

Voters Love

"Charlie's is a hybrid bar/diner with a lot going for it. Head upstairs if you want more of a bar feel -- they've got more..." 

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10 Eliot St Cambridge MA 02138
2012 Finalist

5. Daisy Buchanan's

Voters Love

"I worked here for ten years but its not really a dive bar too many celebs and yuppies etc etc but its a great place..."  via Andre H.

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240 Newbury St Boston MA 02116
Contest Overview
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    Total Votes
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The 2012 Boston A-List awards are based on more than 92,000 votes from local Boston-area experts.

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