For over 40 years The Pinch Penny Pub & Beer Garden has been a Southern Illinois and Carbondale entertainment institution. Since opening its doors in 1972 Pinch has evolved into THE place to go for the best drinks, food & pizza, live bands, TV sports action and bar atmosphere in the Southern Illinois region. Having undergone several expansions and rennovations over the years Pinch has constantly adapted with the current times yet always remained the same. Pinch Penny Pub & Beer Garden features the friendliest service in town, over 20 beers on tap, several HD flat screens and projectors both inside and out, tons of overnight parking, the most extensive array of beer and spirits and the biggest and nicest Beer Garden in the region. Come see why Pinch has been THE place to go in Carbondale for over 40 years! Open 7 days a week Pinch has the good time you’re looking for!