Rare is the local watering hole that maintains a shuffleboard table. But a mere few blocks from the brewery, the Hi-Way Bar, named for its proximity to I-55 just across 13th Street and now in its 40th year of divey glory, still has one. Plunk in 50 cents, watch the old scoreboard light up and slide your gleaming pucks to victory. When they call themselves the "Home of the Dollar Beer," they really mean it: A can of Natty Light'll set you back eight bits, be it morning, noon or night. If you grow weary of the beer and 'board, you can play pinball (Operation: Thunder) or punch up classic country tunes on the jukebox or eat sticks of beef jerky (a dollar apiece). Us? We never get tired of the beer and 'board.
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