Nothing beats the summer heat quite like an ice cold beer (or if you're really hot, a few ice cold beers!).
If you're looking for some summer fun, why not pick a neighborhood, do a bar crawl, and explore a little Dayton? First up: Dayton's Belmont neighborhood. Here are some great choices to get you started.
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Slyder's is known for their hamburgers, so this a great place to grab a bite to eat to kick off the bar crawl!
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707 Watervliet Ave., Dayton
(937) 252-6727 | Facebook
Next is Flicks Tavern, where the walls are lined with great memorabilia from many years ago. These people love their customers and it shows – their table tops are covered in photos of their regulars!
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Almost next door you'll find Angie's Firehouse Tavern. This is a great time to snack on some of their famous Hungarian-style cabbage rolls while sharing a pitcher of beer.
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504 Watervliet Ave., Dayton
This neighborhood bar is a frequent stop for Belmont residents. Located a little ways from the main drag, it's a great watering hole that outsiders often miss.
After a little walk, stop in at Red Carpet Tavern. If it's the weekend, try their famous fish sandwich! Or if you're not that hungry, Red Carpet has some of the frostiest beer around.
3011 Wayne Ave., Dayton
(937) 258-6058 | Facebook
Ready to play some pool, grab a snack, or enjoy a drink special? Carmichael's is the place for rounding out a perfect Belmont bar crawl.
What are your favorite bars in Dayton? Do you have a particular neighborhood you like to explore? Let us know! Drop us a line at email@example.com, and we may feature your favorites in an upcoming story.