10 Best 18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth- 2024

Visiting Fort Worth City was a great adventure for me. Once I stepped into the city in Texas, it instantly grabbed me with its amazing vibe. My tour guide told me that if I did not visit the 18 and up bars in Fort Worth, it would be a great loss for me. 

So, I went to some 18 and up bars like Stackyard Saloon, Thompson Bookstore, Amber Room, and Whiskey and Rye one by one. Guess what? My tour guide was absolutely right. What terrific places to visit! Therefore, my advice to all the Fort Worth visitors is: never miss that bars. You will have an amazing time there. 

Want to know more about these popular 18 and up bars in Fort Worth? Keep reading. 

Most Popular 18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth

Stockyard Saloon

18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth

Stockyard Saloon is one of the most visited 18 and up bars in Fort Worth. Surely, you do not want to miss the place at all. Developed with a cowboy theme, Stackyard Saloon can give visitors the vibe of the entire United States. You will see western-style swing doors at the entrance and feel the old-school watering vibe here.

Timing: 2 P.M. to 2 P.M. (Monday to Sunday)

Must-Try: Beers

Things To Do: 

  • Enjoy special events such as ladies’ night
  • Participate in karaoke music.
  • Try specially-crafted beer.

Price: $500 to $1500

Ratings: 4.4 out of 5

Thompson’s Bookstore

18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth

Go to downtown Fort Worth and visit Thompson’s Bookstore. Once I stepped into this 18 and up bar in Fort Worth, it gave the vibe of the late 20s. You can have some brilliantly crafted cocktails. The best thing about Thompson’s Bookstore is that this bar is open every day and has extended hours on weekends.


  • 3 P.M. to 12 A.M. (Monday to Thursday and Sunday)
  • 3 P.M. to 2 A.M. (Friday and Saturday)

Must-Try: Sweetie’s Cheesecake

Things To Do:

  • Enjoy special cocktails.
  • Participate in live performances.
  • Dance with your gang.

Price: $1000- $2000

Ratings: 4.5 out of 5

Amber Room

18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth

Amber Room is the most unique place I have visited so far in Fort Worth. Actually, entering Amber Room is quite tricky. This bar offers visitors two doors to enter.

One is via the unmarked wooden door of Bryan Avenue and the other is the gold door of the Wishbone and Flynt Restaurant. Overall, the entire ambiance of Amber is quite shizz and classy. All these features of Amber Room make this place different from others. 


  • 4 P.M. to 12 A.M. (Monday to Thursday)
  • 4 P.M. to 2 A.M. (Friday and Saturday)

Must-Try: Brussel Sprout Salad

Things To Do:

  • Enjoy some classic and branded whiskeys.
  • Eat exotic food.
  • Participate in Karaoke nights
  • Enjoy the rustic look of the bar.

Price: $3000 to $5000

Ratings: 5 out of 5

Whiskey And Rye

18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth

The 18 and up bar, Whiskey and Rye is located inside the Omni hotel. I was impressed to see the welcoming atmosphere at this place. Once I entered Whiskey and Rye, I just felt at home. Do visit this bar if you are planning to visit Fort Worth in the United States.


  • 2 P.M. to 11 P.M. (Monday to Thursday)
  • 2 P.M. to 12 A.M. (Friday)
  • 11.30 A.M. to 12 A.M. (Saturday and Sunday)

Must-Try: The Chicken Tortilla Soup and Texas Pimento Cheese

Things To Do:

  • Have Amazing cocktails.
  • Take part in multiple sports, organized by this place.
  • Gamble on gambling tables.
  • Step into the large dance hall.

Price: $4000- to $6500

Ratings: 5 out o

The Basement Bar

18 And Up Bars In Fort Worth

The Basement Bar is another 18 and up bar in Fort Worth that you should not want to miss. This bar is situated in the historic Stockyard community and is open all week.

The Basement Bar is most popular for serving the best cocktails in the city. Well, the uniqueness of this place lies in its ambiance since the entire bar is developed in the basement. So, obviously, the entire bar is quite dark. 

Timing: 12 P.M. to 2 A.M. (Monday to Sunday)

Must-Try: Chips and Dips

Things To Do:

  • Enjoy the crazy live music, hosted by the bar.
  • Enter the hall and dance with your friends.
  • Try having both local and international beers on the menu.
  • Enjoy specially-crafted and delicious cocktails.

Price: $3000 to $45000

Ratings: 4.7 out of 5

Blackland Distillery

One of the best-known 18 and up bars in Fort Worth, Backland Distillery got its name from Blackland Prairie. Markus Kypreos is the owner of this place and he is a native of this place.

The person who makes distiller here has an experience of more than 20 years. Blackland Distillery also offers its guests tasting gatherings and weekly tours.  Here, you can go to the bar and lounge from Wednesday to Saturday.


  • 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. (Tuesday to Friday)
  • 2 p.m. to 12 p.m. (Saturday)

Must-Try: Cheese and Meat Tray

Things To Do: 

  • Participate in the weekly tour
  • Taste their finest distilleries.
  • Do eat their exotic local food like Cheese and Meat Tray.

Prices: $5000 to $8000

Ratings: 4.4 out of 5

Billy Bob’s Texas

The 18 and up bar, Billy Bob’s Texas was once known for being a stockyard and then an airplane hanger. Musicians like ZZ, Garth Brooks have performed in Billy Bob’s Texas so many times. So, if you are eagerly waiting for living a rocking nightlife in Fort Worth, do check out the bar, Billy Bob’s Texas. 


  • 11 p.m. to 6 p.m. (Monday to Tuesday)
  • 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Wednesday)
  • 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. (Thursday)
  • 11 a..m. to 5 p.m. (Friday to Saturday)
  • 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Sunday)

Must-Try: Cowboy Cubano Sandwich, Salt-crushed Baked Potato, Chopped Brisket With Fried Okra.

Things To Do:

  • Enjoy the rocking nightlife.
  • Ask DJ to play some vibrant music.
  • Drink your favorite wine.

Prices: $4500 to $5500

Ratings: 4.9 out of 5

The Usual

In this place, you will enjoy classic cocktails with a unique twist. Guests mostly visit this palace during their happy hours because drinks are served at this time at low prices. The staff of The Usual has years of experience. The food menu is alluring as well. Everything in this place makes it one of the most popular 18 and up bars in Fort Worth.


  • 4 p.m. To 12 a.m. (Monday and Tuesday)
  • 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Wednesday)
  • 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Thursday to Saturday)
  • 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Sunday)

Must-Try: Chips and Cocktails

Things To Do:

  • Eat the exotic local cuisine
  • Meet new people
  • Drink their finest cocktails.
  • Dance with your folk.

Prices: $2000 to $3000

Ratings: 4.4 out of 5


Do step into the bar, Proper if you are interested in a happening nightlife in Fort Worth. On Sundays, this place will offer a day-long happy hour. Proper in Fort Worth is located on Magnolia Street. Proper is best known for its signature cocktails. On the other hand, you can have some excellent snacks at this place.


  • 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Thursday to Saturday)
  • 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. (4 p.m. to 12 a.m.)

Must-Try: Fried Spicy Goldfish

Things To Do:

  • Drink the place’s signature cocktails.
  • Enjoy some excellent snacks.
  • If you are done early, you can take a walk around Magnolia Street. 

Prices: $$000 to $6000

Ratings: 4.3 out of 5

Studio 80

Once you step into the bar, Studio 80. Go to their fashion lounge. Visitors can have some of the finest drinks in the fashion lounge. Studio 80 is best known for its fast services. It also has an upstairs area specially made for dancing.


  • 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Wednesday and Thursday)
  • 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Friday and Saturday)

Must-Try: Cocktails and chips

Things To Do:

  • Dance with your friends.
  • Enjoy your favorite drink.
  • Enjoy the vibrant music.

Prices: $1000 to $3000Ratings: 3.5 out of 5

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Can an 18-year-old go into a bar in Texas?

Ans. In Texas, bars and nightclubs generally do not set any specific age bar for visitors. But, many bars in Texas only allow 18 and up people to enter the bar so that they can avoid legal issues. People also need to carry their legal IDs to get into bars and clubs.

Q2. Can you go to a club at the age of 18?

Ans. The age of 18 is generally considered an adult age. So, yes, if someone is 18 years old and wants to go to a club to enjoy, the person is totally free. 

Q3. Is the stockyards 18?

Ans. Stockyard Saloon is located in Fort Worth and yes, it is an 18 and up bar in the city. It means you are not allowed to enter Stockyard Saloon if you are not 18 years old. 

Q4. Is there an age limit for clubs in Dallas?

Ans. The clubs and bars in Dallas do have a specific age limit for their visitors. They only allow people when they are 18 years old or up. Apart from that, visitors to these bars and clubs do need to carry their legal IDs to ignore certain legal issues there. 

Final Thoughts

While visiting these places in Fort Worth, you should carry your legal ID because they do not allow you to enter without your ID. That’s all. Enjoy your trip. 

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