Posted May 15, 2021 | By Alejandra Cerball

Thirsty? Here are the Best Bars & Nightclubs in Oxnard

As the saying goes, "it's 5 o'clock somewhere." Here's where to drink up in Oxnard.

Ready to destress from a long work week or simply want to catch up with friends and celebrate a special occasion? From local hangouts to venues with unbeatable harbor views, here's where to enjoy a cold beer or try a new sophisticated cocktail in Oxnard.

Want the scoop on where to find the best happy hour specials? We've done the research for you. Whether you're an 805 local or visiting town, here are the best bars and nightclubs to visit in Oxnard.

Q Club

2362 Oxnard Blvd #107

The Q Club in Oxnard is a local watering hole that's been around since 1995. The sports bar features a full bar with beers on tap, your favorite local sports including UFC, PPV, all MMA and Boxing, and a breakfast and lunch menu. Love beer pong, darts, and table tennis? They've got you covered.

The Thirsty Ox

640 N Ventura Rd

Cheer on your top sports teams while enjoying a cold brew at The Thirsty Ox. This neighborhood bar has pool tables, video games, karaoke, and live music. Plus, a trivia night.

The Shores

1031 Harbor Blvd

Start the weekend off right with a signature cocktail at The Shores. Catch up on the latest happenings in your social circle during happy hour and enjoy a bite from the seasonal menu. If you love live music, Friday nights and Sunday afternoons will be your scene.

The Raven Tavern

1651 Victoria Ave, Oxnard

Here's the scoop on The Raven Tavern; they've got a weekly happy hour menu from 2 to 6 pm and Live music every Friday and Saturday night. Their menu features traditional tavern fare and dinner pies. Enjoy $5 happy hour house beer and wine specials.

1901 Speakeasy

740 S B St.

Hidden behind The 1901, this prohibition-style speakeasy services up craft cocktails - no password required. When you're in the mood for an Old Fashioned or want to sip on a Cucumber Mint Vodka drink, sit back and unwind at The 1901 Speakeasy. Don't miss the happy hour specials from Tuesday to Sunday starting at 4 pm.

The Lookout Bar & Grill

2800 Harbor Blvd # B

If you love sun-soaked afternoons, you'll want to add the Lookout Bar & Grill to your list. You can't beat the Channel Islands Harbor views and people watching at this local hangout in Oxnard.

COPPER BLUES Rock Pub & Kitchen

591 Collection Blvd

Next door to A-list comedian attracting Levity Live Oxnard is a nightlife spot so rockin' it'll make you want to stand up and clap your hands. Meet at the stage bar, where you'll catch top-4o music and classic rock from resident bands, or hang with friends in the beer garden and grab something to eat.

Beachcomber Tavern

206 Ocean Dr

Craving a cold brew after a day at the beach? Beachcomber Tavern serves up Central Coast wine and California craft beer. This neighborhood bar located in Silver Strand is known for its great atmosphere and beer selection.

Corner Pocket

658 S A St

A combination of beers on tap, micheladas, and pool tables, Corner Pocket also has a jukebox to create your own party soundtrack. This local spot is family-friendly, complete with arcade games everyone can enjoy.

Want more places to hit up when you need a cold one?

Check out our roundup of the best breweries and places to grab a beer in Oxnard.

If you're not a fan of beer, experience Oxnard's wine tasting scene. With four wineries in town, start planning your wine tasting adventure today.

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