Local mixologists and bar managers don’t put the bubbly away once New Year’s Eve has passed. Check out these five recipes!
It can be hard to unwind at Charm City’s local haunts when the clamor of sports fans is galvanized at every touchdown or fumble. Even some Ravens fans sometimes crave an escape from the commotion of Purple Pride for a relaxing drink and good conversation. For avoiding football raucous-— even when the Steelers are in town-— these bars prove to be swanky without being pretentious, chic without being exclusive, and deliver both impeccable beverages and ambiance.
If you’re looking for an affordable happy hour spot on the weekends, you’re in luck. Baltimore has plenty of nightspots and bars that provide excellent service and drinks and food on the cheap.
Whether you are a college student with limited funds or the current state of the economy has you living on a tighter budget, the last thing you want to spend your hard earned money on is a cover charge at the door. Swing by one of the following Baltimore area bars where you will be able to happily walk right in without shelling out any cash at the door.
There is nothing like a swanky piano bar to bring the tunes of Ray Charles, Elton John and others to life. Whether providing tranquil background music or encouraging everyone onto the dance floor, these piano bars are the best in Baltimore.
The blues are returning to Charm City and everybody will be jiving to the tunes in these local jazz and blues spots in Baltimore.
Short of munching on hot dogs and sipping cold beer at Camden Yards, there’s no better way to catch the game with friends than at one of the city’s best sports bars.
The following local bars provide a cozy fireplace while providing a plethora of drinking options. Here are Baltimore’s best bars with a cozy fireplace.
Sometimes that classic chestnut “you get what you pay for” is actually true. We’ve all been in that situation: the moment when you’re sitting in a nondescript but aggressively modern trendy bar, drinking a mediocre yet expensive cocktail and listening to the same tired bar music and you start to think “What am I doing here?” But then there are those special places that aren’t easy on the wallet but you’re practically guaranteed to have a great night. They’ve got great looking décor, tons of ambiance and a deep bar selection. The place where you don’t mind paying a little bit more for a drink because the atmosphere is right and the service is good, without being fussy or snobby. You can show up in jeans or a cocktail dress, and still be comfortable.
‘Tis the night before Thanksgiving, and it falls to you to find a bar where every member of your family can comfortably tie one on without disagreement. But on the drinkiest day of the year, where is there a quiet, all-welcoming watering hole where everybody from your stuffy aunt- in-laws to your art school cousins can get along? Below are our top picks for Baltimore’s best Thanksgiving Eve bars. These not-too-divey, not-too-snobby spots offer plenty of elbowroom and big tables, keep the noise level low enough for conversation, and are sure to offer a little something for everyone. This may be the one time all season when you really succeed in pleasing everyone at once.
The Salvation Army donation kettles are back! Also, we have recipes for great fall cocktails.
Today is the last day for Fashion Week! And putting a summer spin on cocktails.