Meet your Perks: 1) Brunch and endless apple cider cocktails in a cozy, lantern-lit tavern—for $30. 2) Exclusive early access to a six-bottle collection of damn good wine. 3) Up to 44% off acclaimed wine and cocktail accessories from Soireehome. Time to drink wine like you mean it.
The weekend is calling. Will you accept the charges?
Art and Pool at Lit Lounge
East Village drinking treasure Lit Lounge once had a space called Fuse Gallery. You could see and buy new art. Now it’s gone. Get over it. Because Fuse Room’s here. It’s basically Fuse Gallery, but with a bunch of murals. Also a pool table. Progress marches on.
The Easiest Way to Get Mission Chinese
Hours you might wait for a table at Mission Chinese: 4
Odds you’d wait that long, even if a bad kung-pao-pastrami craving hit: 10:1
Odds you can now just have it handed to you at your door: 1:1
Chance you’re smiling right now: 100%
You’re familiar with the phrase “back with a vengeance.” Like when an Upper East Side French institution—say, Le Bilboquet—closes, and then opens back up in a sexy new spot with twice the space. That would be a prime example.
Melvin’s Juice, Now at the Dream
Melvin’s Juice Box [melvənɪz
proper noun, plural, Melvin’s Juice Boxes
1. A Miss Lily’s juice offshoot capable of wiping out the negative effects of a previous night’s non-juice drinking. Now open in a large new space at the Dream Downtown. Coincidentally, where many such nights have occurred.