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The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent 

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List Rules The coolest fictional restaurants, bars, and other frequented by the main cast -- no houses or apartments

List of the best TV hangout spots you’d most want to frequent. This list includes all of the hottest TV hangout spots patronized by the main cast of each show. From TV restaurants where the characters work and play to bars to nightclubs to stores, these are the best hangouts on television - no apartments or houses, though. Vote up the coolest places.

TV characters have been gathering at hangout spots since the dawn of television. Remember Lucy Ricardo’s over-the-top antics designed to get her into the act at the Tropicana Club? Ricky Ricardo’s Tropicana Club is one of the forerunners of awesome TV nightclubs, whether they feature live acts. More recent examples include the Bait Shop from The O.C. and TRIC from One Tree Hill - both TV hangout spots viewers would like to visit.

 Some great television hangouts aren’t known for their excitement or charm. Take Paddy’s Pub from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. This great TV hangout isn’t much to look at, but it would be an interesting place to have a beer - and perhaps be served by a surly waitress. Or consider Monk’s on Seinfeld. Although the decor isn’t amazing, TV hangout spots don’t get much cozier.

 This list contains the best hangout spots on TV, the places you’d go with your friends if they were real. Vote up the coolest places, but no houses or apartments; these are the greatest TV hangouts outside of the home.

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Central Perk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Central Perk Friends
Coffee Shop
2
Cheers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Cheers Cheers
Bar
3
Moe's is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Moe's The Simpsons
Bar
4
MacLaren's Pub is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
MacLaren's Pub How I Met Your Mother
Bar
5
The Cheesecake Factory ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Cheesecake Factory The Big Bang Theory
Restaurant
6
Arnold's Diner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Arnold's Diner Happy Days
Diner
7
The Krusty Krab is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Krusty Krab SpongeBob SquarePants
Fast Food Restaurant
8
The Drunken Clam is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Drunken Clam Family Guy
Bar
9
Luke's Diner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Luke's Diner Gilmore Girls
Diner
10
Monk's is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Monk's Seinfeld
Restaurant
11
The Hub is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Hub That '70s Show
Diner
12
Paddy's Pub is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Paddy's Pub It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Bar
13
The Max is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Max Saved by the Bell
Restaurant
14
Krusty Burger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Krusty Burger The Simpsons
Fast Food Restaurant
15
Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Bob's Burgers Bob's Burgers
Restaurant
16
The Tropicana Club is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Tropicana Club I Love Lucy
Club
17
The Peach Pit is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Peach Pit Beverly Hills, 90210
Restaurant
18
Café Nervosa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Café Nervosa Frasier
Coffee Shop
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The Bronze is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Bronze Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Nightclub
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The Regal Beagle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Regal Beagle Three's Company
Bar
21
Chubbie's is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Chubbie's Boy Meets World
Restaurant
22
P3 Nightclub is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
P3 Nightclub Charmed
Club
23
Granny's Diner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Granny's Diner Once Upon a Time
Diner
24
The Royal Diner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
The Royal Diner Bones
Diner
25
Nemo's Pizza is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The TV Hangout Spots You'd Most Like to Frequent
Nemo's Pizza Everybody Loves Raymond
Restaurant