The secret’s out – a hidden haven has been uncovered in Downtown Ocala!

If you’re looking for an exclusive hideaway full of mystery and intrigue, look no further. Downtown Ocala’s speakeasies are the perfect spot for new visitors to explore a new kind of nightlife. From bold cocktails and live music, to secret entrances and hidden nooks – these watering holes are sure to keep you on your toes. Prepare to be immersed in a one-of-a-kind experience like no other!

Photo courtesy of the Thirsty Cobbler

Uncover a Good Time in Downtown Ocala

While most people think of Prohibition when they hear the term “speakeasy,” these bars are so much more than that. Yes, they initially came about during the time when alcohol was outlawed in the United States. But today, they’re a popular destination for those who are looking for a truly unique experience. If you’re tired of the same old dive bar scene, then a speakeasy is definitely for you.

There’s something about these secretive bars that just screams “exclusive.” Part of the appeal is the fact that they’re often hidden in plain sight. Oftentimes, you’ll have to find the entrance by looking for a hidden door or a nondescript sign. Once you’ve found your way inside, you’ll be transported to another world.

The best speakeasies are those that have managed to maintain a sense of history and nostalgia. After all, they are a throwback to a different era. While some have modernized their decor and menu, others have kept things exactly the same as they were back in the day. Either way, you’re guaranteed to have a good time.

So, the next time you find yourself in downtown Ocala, be sure to seek out Anti-Monopoly Drug Store or the Thirsty Cobbler

Check out the Downtown Ocala Map to find these elusive hotspots.