Aces & Ales - Tenaya

Aces & Ales - TenayaAces & Ales - Tenaya
Aces & Ales - TenayaAces & Ales - Tenaya
Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

2801 N Tenaya Way
Las Vegas, Nevada, 89128-1419
United States

(702) 638-2337 | map

Notes: Bar & Kitchen open 24/7.
View: Place Reviews | Events
Reviews: 12 | Ratings: 29
Reviews by sholland119:
Photo of sholland119
4.07/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

I am a huge fan of the original A&A, which is my favorite place in town. I was very happy to see another beer spot on the west side of town. A&A 2 or whatever is about 10 minutes from Big Dogs Draft House and less than two minutes from Tenaya Creek, situated in an office park and surrounded by medical office buildings.

This place is huge, with a u-shaped bar that seats 20-25 (though it is clogged with video poker machines like so many bars here), several large high tops and an equally large dining room on the right. Not gritty like A&A 1, more like a moderately upscale brewpub. Not a good thing or a bad thing, just different.

50 taps with great selections. Heavy on Stone, which seems to be always true at A&A (and again, not a bad thing). A good sized bottle list as well including some vintage FW and Deschutes bottles (not cheap but always a nice option to have).

Service has always been warm and friendly in my experience and this is true at the new place as well.

I have never been at Aces & Ales at mealtime before so I was looking forward to trying some food. Unfortunately the pizza oven was down so an order of beer bites was not to be. Maybe next time.

A worthy addition to the Las Vegas scene.


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More User Reviews:
Photo of Sellen
3.86/5  rDev -7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of Wasatch
3.9/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Visited this place in 2014, very nice selection of brews, but pretty expensive. Smaller place had some music playing. Had a biker type feel. The food was pretty good as well. Lot's of older Stone brews were available.

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Photo of colts9016
4.46/5  rDev +7.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5 | food: 2.75

The super impressive taps list is mind boggling. The have some seriously rare stuff here and it is expensive but worth it. What they have on tap is very impressive, lots of Stone brewery stuff here and some rare Stone beers on tap. The Service was a tad slow for my taste, they were not too busy, I felt the bartender could have been a touch more attentive. Just my personal preference. The only hang up I have about this place the food. Some items on the menu is seriously over price for the quantity you receive. The food is just okay. Overall a positive experience. I will go back just for the beer not the food.

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Photo of ChrisTota
4.63/5  rDev +11.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Buck89
4.7/5  rDev +13.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Great locale for beer geeks. Huge tap selection with an enthusiastic and informed staff. They were generous with the samples and advice. Great hard to find bottle selection.

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Photo of Betolito
4.54/5  rDev +9.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Moved to Las Vegas from San Diego and thought to myself that the days of going to a place for a good selection of brews was kind of over. Wrong I was. I went to this place on their Barrel Aged night and knocked off half a dozen hard to find beers off my wish list. People were friendly, the service was good and I see myself becoming a regular.

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Photo of Thecalmdrinker
4.28/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of CWVegas
4.29/5  rDev +3.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of RJM1978
4.33/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

One of the best selections I have ever seen and three can sell both for consumption there as well as bottled beers to take with you.

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Photo of BeerZombies1
4.08/5  rDev -1.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 2

Photo of Duffman79
3.7/5  rDev -10.8%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.25

Photo of slasich
3.81/5  rDev -8.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of warrendietrich2001
4.55/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Nor many choices for good draft beer So glad we have aces and ales. Good selection of beers a handful of one offs and ok but pricey bottles. Had sold and attentive serv8ce. Enjoyed the appetizers. Will be back.

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Photo of EFitzsimmons
4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

Honestly, this place would be very near perfect if it wasn't for the smoke. It's not always smokey, but most of the time it is, and it certainly changes the experience. All the bartenders know their beer here(impressive with 50 rotating taps) and they are continuously changing out the taps. The manager is really awesome, and they host tap takeover days and events at this bar. All and all, a really good place to find good craft beer, and the food is solid here too.

They have a number of bottles(including up to 10 year aged bottles) for sale here and they do a bottle share on Sundays as well if you have some good beer you would like to bring in and enjoy some other good beers.

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Photo of Drink_LocalSD
3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

Photo of DCLAguy11
4/5  rDev -3.6%

If you hate smoke then you are going to hate this place. Otherwise they have a great draft and bottle list. Food is solid too.

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Photo of deveau145
4.4/5  rDev +6%

Photo of MRJAZZ
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of derkfromwi
3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of ConAir
4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of oldsailor
5/5  rDev +20.5%

Photo of bridell
4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of von_kaiser
3.88/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 2 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.5

first off, probably the best on tap selection i've seen in a while. tried a dbl ipa's on nitro (forget name) which was a pleasant surprise.

the food selection was ok. had some kind of cheese ball or something. nothing to write home about.

staff was friendly. however, i was a bit turned off by the overall atmosphere. slot machies @ the bar make it uncomfortable to put you elbows down and shoot-the-s__t. not sure if there was a methadone clinic next door or what but the dude w/ the shakes who wouldn't drink at a bar was kinda weird. not sure if everyone was in sportsbooks that weekend or what, but you'd think for the time of day and year it was this place would have been packed.

in the end, typical run of the mill bar w/ a dank-sticky feel, awesome selection and friendly staff. methheads weren't very sociable.


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Photo of Gavage
4.29/5  rDev +3.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

For those of use from out of town, this is a great place to have some beers we can't usually get. The place is laid out with a bar with video poker on the left when entering, and a dining area with all large high top tables on the right. A bit of an open kitchen here, and the kegs are stored in a giant glass refridgerator in the center of the place. Loads of TVs all showing ESPN or sporting events - great place to watch a game or two. It also has a bit of a warehouse feel to it.

There is 50 beers on draft, and the waitress brought us a beer list immediately after we sat at a table. There is an electronic tap list on a TV screen on the wall too. The beer list covers all styles so anyone would find something they like here, but it still leans towards hop-centric beers. The beers we had were all very fresh, so despite the large tap list, they seem to move.

The food here is very good pub grub. The sandwiches, soups, and appetizers we had were all very tasty. They love to use Arrogant Bastard ale to marinate the steaks, onion rings, cheese, zucchini, and in the chili as it is listed on each of those menu items.

Service was prompt and super friendly. Overall the prices seemed very reasonable, especially after spending some time on the Strip. I can say this was an enjoyable stop and will be back on my next trip to Vegas.

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Aces & Ales - Tenaya in Las Vegas, NV
Place rating: 4.15 out of 5 with 29 ratings