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Address: 121 Brighton Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-5300
Phone Number: +1 732-229-9676

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Dive Bar with good music

A bunch of us came to see The Blues Magoos play live at the Brighton Bar. This is definitely a dive bar, but they get good bands sometimes. There is banquette seating along one... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 December 2015
MiouMiou
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West Long Branch, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

A bunch of us came to see The Blues Magoos play live at the Brighton Bar. This is definitely a dive bar, but they get good bands sometimes. There is banquette seating along one wall if you get there early enough. The liquor is not expensive. Mostly you will end up having to stand. There is a wide variety of... More 

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Monroe, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

I thought i had crossed the threshold back into the late 70's-early 80's music scene when I walked into this place. It has a CBGB's / Max's Kansas City feel to it, and that's a great thing for me.The sound system is LOUD and distorted at times but it works for a lot of the music that is being played... More 

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Ocean, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

You're not coming here for the food, so I won't bother with that. The drinks are decent. The local bands and those traveling through the area offer an incredible choice of all kinds of music to enjoy live. I've seen lots of obscure bands here that I would never had bothered with usually and completely enjoyed.

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