If you are searching for a place to find the best bars in Brigantine, NJ, then you are in luck. Below is a list of the top bars in or near the Brigantine area of New Jersey, and just a little bit about each bar and its unique qualities.

Best Bars in Brigantine, NJ

  1. Laguna Grill & Rum Bar
  2. Andre’s Wine Bar & Grill
  3. St. George’s Pub
  4. The Cellar 32
  5. H2O Pool & Bar
  6. Xhibition Bar
  7. Bull Shots
  8. Pic-A-Lilli Pub

Here’s breakdown of the bars, what they feature, and all the great things people have to say about them.

  1. Laguna Grill & Rum Bar

In terms of bars in Brigantine, NJ, you cannot go wrong with Laguna Grill. Their food is highly praised, and their rum bar is stocked endlessly with rum of all prices and flavors. They also have live entertainment on some nights, and patrons love the atmosphere and vibe of this gorgeous location. Some of their specialty drinks include the Laguna Mojito Grande, which features Bayou Silver Rum, fresh mint, fresh lime juice with agave and soda. Another patron favorite is the Laguna Rum Punch, featuring Citronage Mango, fresh lime and pineapple juice with grenadine and a dark rum floater. They have rums of all strengths and flavors, so you would be hard pressed to find a drink that is not to your liking. Their menu is strongly seafood influenced, and includes dishes like:

  • Oyster shooters
  • Calamari
  • Fried fish
  • Drunkin’ Lobster Ravioli
  • Laguna Mac & Cheese


These are not the only delicious dishes that Laguna Grill & Rum Bar has to offer. Be sure to check it out on your trip to Brigantine Beach!

  1. Andre’s Wine Bar & Grill

If rum is not your style, but you are a fan of wine, stop by Andre’s Wine Bar & Grill in Brigantine. Andre’s features a happy hour special of $5 wines every Sunday through Thursday from 4 to 6 pm, which also includes some of the popular menu items like mussels and fried calamari. Most of Andre’s menu is Italian-inspired, featuring dishes like:

  • Shrimp scampi
  • Stuffed shells
  • Lasagna
  • Pizza
  • Calzones

Their main food specialty is their daily special flatbreads, which differ every single day. Andre’s Wine Bar & Grill hosts a huge selection of wines – reds, whites, rosés, and everything in between – at various prices and vintages. Their fantastic selection is sure to please the whole family, and the adults can indulge in a beautiful glass of wine from this bar.

  1. St. George’s Pub

St. George’s Pub stands out among the bars in Brigantine, NJ, as a laid back American classic. Featuring all your favorite pub foods and seafood classics, St. George’s is a popular location along Brigantine Beach. Some of the best loved items at this pub include:

  • Chicken wings
  • Fish and chips
  • Draught beers
  • Chicken pot pies
  • Screwdrivers
  • Bloody Mary
  • Mimosas

As a fully stocked pub, they do, of course, have plenty of others beers and mixed drinks to offer patrons. This friendly pub is a great stop in Brigantine.

  1. The Cellar 32

The Cellar 32 is primarily a wine bar, but features a great menu full of flavorful foods to accompany the wine of your choosing. Though they mainly have wine, they do have draft beer and bottled beer for those who would prefer those over a glass of wine. With house wines stating at $6 a glass, this incredibly affordable wine bar is a lovely stop for couples and groups looking for a place to relax with a wine or a beer and some delicious food. They have all sorts of wines, including (but not limited to):

  • Pinot grigio
  • Sauvignon blanc
  • Chardonnay
  • Merlot
  • Pinot noir
  • Cabernet sauvignon
  • Sangiovese

They have reds, whites, and rosés, to suit everyone’s palates.

  1. H2O Pool Bar

Though you may need to venture south towards Atlantic City to enjoy H2O Pool & Bar, it is more than worth the short journey. Atlantic City sits close to Brigantine, so you can easily enjoy a lot of the bars and sights that AC has to offer while visiting the beautiful Brigantine Beach. With moderately priced foods and a fully stocked bar, the best aspect of H2O Pool & bar (located on the 6th floor of Golden Nugget) is the pools and heated Jacuzzis. H2O’s fully stocked bar can make nearly any drink you can dream of, and they offer typical pool seating, tables, and even private cabanas. If you’re looking to splurge, this is the place to go for a drink and a swim.

  1. Xhibition Bar

While Xhibition lies firmly within the city limits of Atlantic City, this bar is absolutely a must-see on your trip to Brigantine. With Atlantic City a short 5 miles from Brigantine Beach, this bar has made a name for itself among bars in Brigantine, NJ. Xhibition Bar, or simply X Bar, lies within Harrah’s Resort, and features “360 degrees of views for everyone”, including casino tables, cheap but delicious drinks, live entertainment, and more. This place is not family-friendly, but it is most definitely the place to have a great time. This bar is also smoke-friendly, for those who wish to enjoy a cigar or whatever they please.

  1. Bull Shots

With a relaxed, fun atmosphere for the young adult crowd, Bull Shots is a good place to have a fun time for a reasonable amount of money. While not known for craft beers, they feature all the classic draft beers and mixed drinks to suit your tastes. They also have plenty of bar games, including beer pong, for the younger crowd. This is a great place for college students and young adults taking a trip to Brigantine together, but anyone is welcome.

  1. Pic-a-Lilli Pub

Pic-a-Lilli Pub is a devoted Steelers bar, so they are essentially a casual sports bar. However, they have fantastic chicken wings, bar food, and great drafts. They have reasonable alcohol prices and lots of TVs for sports lovers to enjoy their favorite games. This is an awesome stop for the devoted sports fans on their visit to Brigantine, NJ!

There are plenty of places to go socialize and drink along Brigantine Beach, but these are just a few of the places you need to stop by for a great drink and a good time.


Be sure to check out our guide on the best restaurants in Brigantine, NJ!