10/03/2012 07:34 am ET Updated Dec 03, 2012

Best Dive Bars Across America

You don't have to be down on your luck or completely broke to appreciate a good dive bar. Whether you're drawn in by the dirt cheap beer, greasy eats, eclectic clientele or jukebox jams, every city has a dive bar for you. The trick to finding the right one is to weed out the seamy cesspools from the best-kept secrets.

So if you're looking for down and dirty dive bars in LA, floor-sticking glory in New York or bargain-basement booze in D.C., we at Party Earth are here to help you find the best cheap drinks in the US with the least amount of pretention.

Great Dive Bars

Coast to coast you can always find a diamond in the rough bar or pub. Every town has them; you just have get in with the locals to find out how to distinguish the dilapidated dumps from the treasure troves.

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