Lubbock drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Wine Bar in Lubbock

La Diosa Cellars

One of several local wineries, La Diosa uncorks a range of Texas wines beyond its own label in this art-filled space. There are inventive Mediterranean-style snacks and meals as well as a coffee bar. On many nights …
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Flippers Tavern

Good dive bar that takes its name from the vintage pinball machines that line the back room. Serves a dozen creative versions of hot dogs with names like 'French tickler.'
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Bash Riprock's

It's dark and grungy, and the huge beer selection gets a workout during the 4pm-to-7pm happy hour. A classic college bar, it's right near the Texas Tech entrance.
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Cricket's Grill & Draft House

A slightly more upscale college joint near the entrance to Texas Tech. It has a huge selection of draft beer and all sorts of fried treats.