Bars & Clubs 2011

Campbell

Cardiff WE HAVE LIFTOFF Late at night, patrons at the Cardiff Lounge engage in ritualistic feats of strength. Photograph by Felpe Buitrago

Boswell's

1875 S. Bascom Ave., Campbell; 408.371.4404. Located in the Pruneyard, Boswell's draws on pre- and post-movie crowds and shoppers in need of after-consumption relaxation. Local bands play most nights of the week.

Capers

1710 W. Campbell Ave., in the Kirkwood Plaza, Campbell; 408.374.5777. Cavernous and retro, Cardiff has made itself into the center of electronic-music culture in the South Bay.

Cardiff Lounge

260 E. Campbell Ave., Campbell; 408.374.7477


Coach's Sports Bar & Grill

2240 S. Winchester Blvd., Campbell; 408.379.2654

Court's Lounge

2425 S. Bascom Ave., Campbell; 408.559.9880. Court's provides the solid basics from dart tournaments to a jukebox.

Effie's

331 W. Hacienda Ave., Campbell; 408.374.3400. The sing-alongs take place Tuesday-Saturday; no dancing though. Open with breakfast for early birds.

The Garrett

1777 S. Bascom Ave., Campbell; 408.559.7930. Now in its 40th year, the Garrett features a jukebox and family-oriented community nights.

Grand Dell Saloon

1040 Dell Avenue, Campbell; 408.378.3970. The emphasis is on the blues on the weekends.

Katie Blooms

369 E. Campbell Ave., Campbell; 408.379.9687. An Irish pub of long standing.

Khartoum

300 Orchard City Drive, Campbell; 408.379.6340. A good spot for Sharks fans during the season; Tuesdays are dedicated to trivia buffs.

Off the Hook

2369 S. Winchester Blvd., Campbell; 408.374.3257

Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

1875 S. Bascom Ave., in the Pruneyard, Campbell; 408.377.0707. A brew pub with an expansive patio.

Sonoma Chicken Coop

200 E. Campbell Ave., Campbell; 408.866.2699

The Spot

201 Orchard City Dr., Campbell; 408.871.2200

Tessora's Barra di Vino

1875 S. Bascom Ave., Campbell; 408.626.7711. Blues and jazz are featured on the weekends at the wine bar in the Pruneyard.