Looking for a place to enjoy a fancy cocktail in the Stevens Point Area? We've compiled a list of places to go to enjoy a nice beverage paired with fun, relaxed atmospheres. Whether you're looking to sit at the bar for a pre-dinner cocktail or go out for live music, the Stevens Point Area has a variety of fun options for you.


Header Photo by Knowlton House Distillery


Knowlton House Distillery


This distillery won't disappoint with its drinks OR food. From delicious appetizers to elegant cocktails, Knowlton House has the ultimate pairings for food and drinks. And not only do their drinks taste good, they look good too. 


Must try: Knowlton Old Fashioned -  Eviction Notice Bourbon, dark cherries, fresh orange, house bitters, choice of wash.
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Photo by Marissa Jensen


Daisy Lounge


Located inside of Guild Designs in downtown Stevens Point, Daisy Lounge is a great place to relax with friends while sipping on one of their delicious cocktails. Their rotating menu gives the perfect opportunity to try new things or just stick to what you like as you sit back in their inviting and tasteful atmosphere. Or, in warmer months, enjoy sitting outside on their balcony that overlooks downtown.


Must Try: Hanky Panky - London dy gin, cocchi vermouth, fernet branca.
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Photo by @tammy_bashore


Great Northern Distilling


Looking to try something new? Great Northern has a great variety of hand-crafted cocktails made form their own distilled liquor. From the timeless classics to new creations, you won't get bored trying their list of delightful drinks. Keep on the lookout for their events since they often host makers markets and live music.


Must Try: Perfect Storm - Great Northern Opportunity Rum, Angostura Bitters, ginger beer, garnished with a lime wedge.

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Sugar Bar


Sugar Bar was voted #1 Martini by Best of Portage County. They offer the perfect place for an intimate gathering with friends, offering all the classics as well as specialty martinis and cocktails. From sweet to savory, and many different themes, there is never a boring drink offered at this establishment.


Must Try: Avatar - Raspberry vodka, blue curacao, with a splash of lemonade.
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Photo by @thesugarbarsp


Library Café


Café by day, bar by night - the Library Café offers many specialty cocktails with a variety of local favorites, including the classic Wisconsin old fashioned. They also offer breakfast, lunch, delicious baked goods and specialty coffees, with a large, everchanging menu to choose from.


Must Try: Flower HoleSt. Germain elderflower liqueur, St. George gin, fresh lime juice, cherry syrup, pink lemonade, garnished with edible flowers.
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Honorable Mentions


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Photo by @barbaranixon

Want More?

Check out our guide on the best bars in the Stevens Point Area for a fun night out. Or, if you're just looking for something casual, check out the Wisconsin Craft Pass to earn points while drinking locally. Then while you're out, be sure to tag us @StevensPointArea or by using the hashtag #StevensPointArea for a chance to be featured!