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Las Vegas' 4 top bars (that won't break the bank)

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Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable bars in Las Vegas, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fill the bill.

1. Evel Pie

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Topping the list is Evel Pie. Located at 508 Fremont St. downtown, it is the highest-rated cheap bar in Las Vegas, boasting 4.5 stars out of 834 reviews on Yelp. 

The site has lots more information about Evel Pie.

"Live hard, ride fast, eat pizza," according to the business's Yelp profile. "Evel Pie, named for the famous daredevil Evel Knievel, celebrates one of the most influential figures to the city of Las Vegas.

"Created by Branden Powers and High Horse Entertainment, Evel Pie serves pizza, well cocktails and beer until the early hours of the morning in a one-of-kind environment featuring memorabilia, pinball machines, Dogtown skateboards and a statue of the man himself."

2. ReBAR

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Next up is ReBAR, situated at 1225 S. Main St. downtown. With 4.5 stars out of 173 reviews on Yelp, it has proved to be a local favorite for those looking for a low-priced option. 

The site can tell you a thing or two more about ReBAR.

"ReBAR is a unique and original concept, the brainchild of Downtown Las Vegas activist, entrepreneur and Emmy-award winning TV producer Derek Stonebarger," per the business's Yelp profile. "ReBAR is more than just antiques. With a small kitchen and a generously stocked full bar, ReBAR boasts a great selection of local and domestic beers, bottled and keg wines and of course, classic cocktails."

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"ReBAR has a full bar which doubles as an antique store and is the only bar of its kind - where everything's for sale. Literally everything, the glass you're drinking out of, the stool you're sitting on, or the tchotchkes you're looking at on the wall can all go home with you for a thrift store price," its Yelp profile says.

3. Fat Tuesday

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This member of the national chain Fat Tuesday, located in The Stratosphere Hotel at 2000 S. Las Vegas Blvd. on the Strip, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the budget-friendly bar 4.5 stars out of 41 reviews. 

Yelper Ameer W., who reviewed Fat Tuesday on Sept. 23, wrote, "This is the first time I have had a drink from this frozen drink spot and I am thoroughly impressed.."

Kim B. noted, "Pretty good drinks and quick service. Just like all the other Fat Tuesdays located on the Las Vegas Strip. Ordered the 44 magnum, which is one of the stronger frozen drinks they have."

4. Bonanza Lounge

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Over in east Las Vegas, check out Bonanza Lounge, which has earned four stars out of 36 reviews on Yelp. Head over to 4301 E. Bonanza Road to check it out.

Mark G., who visited the bar on Feb. 2, wrote, "Went to the Bonanza Lounge to watch the Super Bowl. Nice service.... giant television screen. I had a nice chicken Caesar salad, a couple  of beers and a Kahlúa and cream."

Yelper Enrique N. wrote, "This is a true hidden gem on the east side of town. They show the local sports teams' games and the big professional ones, too. The food is great and prices are more than fair."

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