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Otter's Saloon, located in a triangular building hugged by Central, First and Seventh, is well-known for its rowdy weekend karaoke and cheap - and stiff - drinks. If you prefer to make more frequent showings in the karaoke rotation - or wish to avoid the frat crowd - visit on a weekday night (karaoke is offered 7 nights a week), peruse the extensive song book, and be sure to make friends with one of the many regulars.
The outside of U Otter Stop Inn features a mural of a dapper otter decked out in a top hat, suit, and bow tie, his googly eyes and martini glass sa...
There really aren't a whole lot of bars in this town where you can throw up on the floor without anyone noticing (don't worry, sweaty dude in the Lynryd Skynyrd shirt--we didn't tell anyone). This is precisely why we can't take a gem like the U Otter Stop Inn for granted. So, U Otter, we want to thank you for having everything a great dive should: cheap beer in plastic cups, weird shit hanging from the ceiling, awesome regulars who can tell you exactly where to score the best drugs next... More »
Ask anyone who's ever launched into "Purple Rain" on the encouragement of a roomful of strangers and a half-dozen cold ones: Karaoke is empowering. Like double vision in reverse, these often-hideous forays into barroom crooning blur the distinction between audience and performer, magically morphing glamorous superstars and fans into single sweaty entities. And nowhere is that comradeship more apparent than in the tiny U Otter Stop Inn. This triangular neighborhood watering hole, squatting... More »
In case you thought census data was only good for gerrymandering Congressional districts, there was this revelation, courtesy of the statisticians at the St. Paul Pioneer Press: The U Otter Stop Inn is the absolute center point--or "centroid" in people-counting parlance--of the Twin Cities' population. More »
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