Published October 26, 2010
Bringing Manhattans to Your Door
Ah, the cocktail den.
That majestic sanctuary that’s an indispensable part of your daily routine...
But sometimes life gets in the way, so we’ve found a way to have the bar come to you.
Welcome Rye on the Road
, a mobile cocktail bar and home delivery service that will do everything in
its power to turn your living room into a professional funhouse, taking orders now.
Sort of like the cocktail equivalent of ordering in Chinese, you can look to them when you’re requiring a
little hair of the dog during non-bar hours, you’re looking to stock up, or you actually did order Chinese
and need a little bourbon number to wash it down.
All you have to do is give them a five-minute call to set it all up. Ideally, they’d appreciate a day’s
advance notice; however, if you plead a strong enough case (they’re bartenders, they’ll understand),
they could get a few cocktail bottles (the rough equivalent of eight or nine cocktails) out the door that
You can order from their menu of about a dozen classics, including Manhattans and basil gimlets, as well as
originals like the Jalisco Heat
with tequila and jalapeño syrup. You can also get custom orders
like a Bloody Mary, so long as it can be batched (after all, the best cocktails come in bulk).
Each order is a three-bottle minimum, but the drinks last a few days, so you don’t have to drink them all
Though we don’t foresee any problems.
Rye on the Road
688 Geary St
San Francisco, CA 94102