Nightlife in North Augusta

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4282 Belair Frontage Rd
Augusta,
GA
US

This neighborhood pub serenades its thirsty regulars with a bounty of beverages, live musical acts, and bar games. Amidst the echoes of bartenders rattling rocks glasses from behind a polished mahogany bar, customers can whet whistles with domestic brews ($2.75), imports ($3.25), and super premium liquors ($7.25). Surrey Tavern hosts an eclectic lineup of local yodelers such as The Last Waltz Ensemble, Blue Dogs, and The Dave Matthews Tribute Band atop their ground-level stage set against a brick backdrop. Music reverberates throughout the intimate acoustic arena and spills out onto the open-air patio, where crowds can imbibe elixirs, marvel at overhanging greenery, or attend claustrophobics anonymous meetings.

471 Highland Ave
Augusta,
GA
US

It can take an artist years to apply the right brushstrokes to a canvas, but at Corks and Canvas, it only takes one night. During each three-hour painting session, a professional artist walks classes through every step of duplicating a piece of acrylic art. Made up of participants aged 16 and older, the group classes convene at a public venue such as a restaurant. Students can buy food and drinks to snack on throughout the night or smear onto their canvas if they’re tired of painting. For scheduled sessions and private events for adults or kids, Corks and Canvas supplies canvases, paint, brushes, easels, and aprons.

2820 Washington Rd
Augusta,
GA
US

Beef ‘O’ Brady’s menu boasts a beefy bounty of classic American fare prepared hot, steaming, and packed with enough beefy flavors to stampede even the most ravenous appetite. Start out with a combo appetizer ($9.99), finding an edible equilibrium with three hand-breaded chicken tenders, three mozzarella planks, onion rings, and a cheese quesadilla with four dipping sauces, or dive into the beef end with the restaurant’s signature ‘O’ Brady Burger ($7.99), seasoned in a slumber bag of herbs and spices and topped with melted provolone cheese. Other eats include a half rack of St. Louis ribs ($10.99), available in Sweet Baby Ray’s, Sweet and Tangy, or Kickin’ Bayou BBQ sauce, and Beef ‘O’ Brady’s sandwich staple, the Dubliner ($8.99), containing thinly sliced roast beef, sautéed mushrooms, and swiss cheese. Fallen angels can attempt to reclaim the power of flight through consumption of a dozen boneless chicken wings ($9.59), available in nearly a dozen flavorful sauces.

216 Eastgate Dr
Aiken,
SC
US

Main Street Cafe Bar & Grill's owners, the Trifos family, curate a menu that celebrates their Greek heritage. Guests sample mezzes of feta-topped bruschetta or lightly breaded calamari before digging into main courses of spanakopita or chicken souvlaki. In addition to these traditional dishes, chefs also whip up a small sampling of American eats such as sirloin steak and pork chops.

131 E Main St
Lexington,
SC
US

Terri-hot, lemon pepper, and honey barbecue. Douse your wings in any of these three flavors, and you'll taste what Wings and Ale of Lexington is all about: creative fusion of flavors. But its menu is packed with more than just the inventive wings—which also come in standard mild, medium, and Suicide sauces. There are also tried-and-true favorites, such as burgers, Philly cheesesteaks, and catfish platters.

154 Ellis Ave.
Lexington,
SC
US