Explore the nightlife in Cary North Carolina at these fun bars

When you live at our Cary apartments, you’ll love spending time at home. From a resort-style pool, TV and billiards lounge, to a coffee and hot chocolate bar and expansive clubhouse, there are so many reasons to love being there. But sometimes, you just feel like going out on the town to experience the nightlife, and there are so many fun bars nearby. Here are some of the best bars near Reserve at Cary Park.



Just over 15 minutes from our apartments in Cary, NC is a bar serving some of the finest handcrafted cocktails in the area. SideBar’s welcoming yet elegant atmosphere is the ideal spot to sip on decadent cocktails like a Bruleed Greyhound, Carolina’s Gold with rice milk and white rum, or a classic Cosmopolitan. Their drink menu also boasts beer, wine, and cider. Head to the SideBar website to view the full menu and more.


Bond Brothers Beer Company

Bond Brothers Beer Company has two locations and both are conveniently located in downtown Cary. Head over to the brewery and taproom where you can enjoy beers and snacks in a super fun family-friendly environment. Their impressive draft list includes IPAs, cider, stouts, sours, lagers, and more. Or, visit their music venue and bar where you can watch live music and sample their same fantastic beers. Visit the Bond Brothers Beer Company website for all details, events, menus, and more.


Mac’s Tavern

Another great option for live music is at Mac’s Tavern, just over ten miles from our Cary apartments. Friendly staff, welcoming vibes, and a great patio are what you can expect when you walk through the doors at this neighborhood sports bar. TVs are inside and out and they have a full stage with rockin’ music. Follow the Mac’s Tavern Facebook page to stay up-to-date on events and specials.


Hickory Tavern

If you want to keep things local, Hickory Tavern will be your new favorite spot. Located just over five minutes from Reserve at Cary Park, this beloved chain has all of your favorite drinks, food, and vibes. Whether you’re grabbing a drink and bite to eat after work or meeting your friends for a Friday night out, this lively establishment will tick all of your boxes. Visit the Hickory Tavern’s website for hours, food, and more.


Crosstown Pub & Grill

Known as Cary’s “Original Downtown Pub,” the Crosstown Pub & Grill is the perfect place to relax, laugh, and live a little. This fun neighborhood pub has something for everyone – great food, cold beer, a selection of wine and liquor, great prices, and an amazing staff. What more do you need in a bar? Check out their menu and order online through the Crosstown Pub & Grill website.


MacGregor Draft House

“Eat Well, Drink Happy,” they say on the MacGregor Draft House website. Open for over a decade, this bar and grill have been serving patrons in a sports-centric, family-friendly environment. Catch the big game, sit on one of the two patios, or bring the kids to the dining room – you’ll always find something fun to do here. And, of course, there is lots and lots of beer. View the tap list, menus, and hours on the MacGregor Draft House website.


When the sun goes down, the fun times start and there are many good times to be had at these nearby bars and taverns. Swing by Reserve at Cary Park today before grabbing a drink and a bite.

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