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We were told this was a young bar but we went anyway and I’m glad we did. Good music. We played... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
800brander
,
Peoria Heights, Illinois
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Karaoke night... 'twas Excellent!

"Hey! Let's go sing some Karaoke! They have it going on at Thumbs Up tonight!" And what a night... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
ShanOC
,
Grand Forks, North Dakota
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10 Dec 2017
“Sat night”
14 Jun 2017
“Karaoke night... 'twas Excellent!”
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We were told this was a young bar but we went anyway and I’m glad we did. Good music. We played table jenga and watched a fight on tv.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

"Hey! Let's go sing some Karaoke! They have it going on at Thumbs Up tonight!" And what a night it was! Karaoke was a blast, but I do not think that the wait staff was prepared to have a HUGE crowd like ours come in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ShanOC
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Lake Geneva isn't a place you usually go to for nightlife, but Thumbs Up does a good job of providing a basic bar/club experience in an otherwise quiet town. Drinks are cheap, music is loud, and it's always at least somewhat busy. They have everything...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Dustin S
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Thumbs Up is an average neighborhood bar. Classic bar stools of vinyl, Formica bar top, 70's 80's 90's music. Went on a Friday night on a very cold day, the bar had under twenty people in it at 9-10pm. The male bartender was not attentive....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Loved this bar!! If your looking for a good time they have friendly staff and good music! Will definitely go back when we visit next time :)

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great locals bar in downtown lake Geneva. It is the perfect mix of locals and tourists with a friendly staff and great music. Definitely shouldn't be missed.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kfreely
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Same way I remember it from 20 years ago. Not a bad thing at all. Went here after visiting with parents to relax for a little bit. Good place just to sit and have a drink. Found there draft beer selection was pretty good tried...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Darrell K
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Our young contemporaries often after visiting some restaurant or tavern once, think by bashing it down, makes them some authority, about cosine, quality of food and service, when they are only been without their parents for a year. Which places them near at least 21-25...More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank James B
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This bar was awesome. The bar tenders were interactive with our group. The bar was very clean and there was plenty of room to dance. The only thing I didn't like was the bathroom was in the basement... I wouldn't want to be super drunk...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank sarahnicole691
Reviewed 24 December 2014

We had a few drinks in here at the end of the night. Nice friendly bar tender and all local patrons. Everyone was nice. Pool tables in back.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank lucycan
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