Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Classic Cocktails 5 to Try in Atlanta, Ga...

Classic Cocktails - 5 to Try...

Forget the low-carb beer and go retro instead. From a classic martini to a timeless Manhattan, find the best 1950s-era cocktails in Atlanta from Citysearch:

Bar at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead

3434 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA
Gimlets with hand-squeezed lime juice--served by tuxedoed bartenders, no less--are in demand at this elegant lounge.

Vickery's Bar & Grill
1106 Crescent Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
Dirty vodka martinis, which arrive with a sidecar, are especially popular at this Midtown favorite known for its timeless cocktails.

Park 75 Lounge and Terrace
75 14th St NE, Atlanta, GA
The lounge in the Four Seasons hotel boasts a superior Manhattan, made with top-shelf bourbon, gourmet sweet vermouth, bitters and a griottine cherry--a dark cherry soaked in brandy.

Bone's Restaurant
3130 Piedmont Road, Atlanta, GA
Atlanta's premier steakhouse offers the perfect old-school setting for sipping an old-fashioned or a dirty martini garnished with blue cheese-stuffed olives.

Highland Tap
1026 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
Like the singles scene at this Virginia-Highland bar, the martinis here are tried-and-true, served hotel-style with a sidecar.

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Monday, July 30, 2007

5 to Try: Swanky Hotel Local Bars in San Diego, CA.

5 to Try...
Fashionable nightlife options tucked away in the
San Diego's finest hotels. 5 Hotel Bars to try in San Diego, Ca.

Written by Citysearch.com Editors:

J6 Bar and Lounge
616 J St 4th Fl, San Diego, CA
Poolside hot spot defines urban oasis in a Gaslamp boutique hotel.

The Beach
421 West B St, San Diego, CA
The W's trendy rooftop bar brings the beach--sand and all--into the heart of downtown.

660 K St, San Diego, CA
Join the young and fabulous at one of Gaslamp's loftiest hot spots, an open-air bar 22 stories above San Diego.

723 Felspar St, San Diego, CA
Sleek watering hole in the base of PB's modern, swanky Tower 23 hotel.

Top of the Hyatt
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA
Classy cocktail lounge offers panoramic views from the top floor of the tallest waterfront hotel on the West Coast.

Beach Bar
421 West B St, San Diego, CA
The W's trendy rooftop bar brings the beach--sand and all--into the heart of downtown.

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Friday, July 27, 2007

Preview local bars in Los Angeles on Video from Citysearch

Ever wanted to preview a restaurant, local bar, spa or shop before you go? Now you can with Citysearch's new videos. Watch one-minute clips of local businesses and make an informed decision on where to have dinner, meet up for happy hour, get your hair done and more.

Just click on the name of the bar below to view its video...

945 N Fairfax Ave, West Hollywood, CA
The spot that launched the green apple martini offers a casual retreat from the attention-starved cruisers on the Strip.

Bungalow Club
7174 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Martinis and Moroccan flourishes in an ambient lounge setting and privately curtained bungalows.

Tibbies Great American Cabaret
1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA
Dinner theater where waiters serve a three-course meal and entertain with choreographed stage revues accompanied by a live band.

VAMP the Lounge
1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, CA
Tableside cocktails, bottle service and late-night appetizers pumped up with va va voom moves to classic rock and roll anthems.

625 Lincoln Blvd, Venice, CA
Popular San Diego bar opens its second Westside branch, with boldly styled supper club in Venice's former El Marquez space.

Weiland Brewery -Underground
505 S Flower St, Los Angeles, CA
Downtown Los Angeles restaurant and brewery a lunch and dinner menu a step above traditional pub fare.

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Thursday, July 26, 2007

Local Bar Deals in New York...

New York Bar Deals... Your guide to what's happening in New York bars and nightlife scenes. Click the links below for more details...

Some deals require a Citysearch Instant Offer certificate:

Crime Scene Bar & Lounge

310 Bowery, New York, NY
Missing the 12pm-8pm weekday happy hour with $4 beers and shots and $3 off all other drinks would be a crime.

Bar None
98 Third Ave, New York, NY
$3 well drinks and drafts are served during the extra-long happy hour from 12pm to 11pm, and their prices drop to $2 11pm-12am.

Down the Hatch
179 W 4th St, New York, NY
All drinks are half price on weekdays 4pm-7pm and different beer specials are offered each day.

Cooper 35
35 Cooper Square, New York, NY
This West Village spot pours $4 drinks all day and serves them with a complementary plate of edamame.

Black Sheep Pub
428 Bergen St, Brooklyn, NY
Pitchers are $8 and house drinks are $3 until midnight all week at this Brooklyn

Dead Poet
450 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY
With $3 drafts, bottles and shots, the Upper West Side bar's 4pm-8pm happy hour will keep you from going dead broke.

47 E Houston St, New York, NY
This unpretentious Nolita bar serves $3 well drinks and $3.50 pitchers during its 5pm-8pm daily happy hour.

> Get more information on Restaurant and Bar Deals in New York at: http://newyork.citysearch.com/roundup/40552

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Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Best Summertime Happy Hour Spots in Los Angeles...

Check out the 5 Best Summer Happy Hour Spots in L.A.

Looking for a cool spot to knock one back with your buddies? Celebrate summer at these hot happy hours provide by: Citysearch.com.

1. Baja Cantina

311 Washington Blvd, Marina Del Rey, CA
The tequila-soaked frat party never ends at this beachside bar.

2. Cat & Fiddle
6530 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Enjoy live music and pub grub at this Brit-themed bar.

3. Bungalow Club
7174 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Martinis and Moroccan flourishes in an ambient lounge setting and privately curtained bungalows.

4. Duke's Malibu Restaurant & Barefoot Bar
21150 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA
Sip mai tais and watch the sunset from the Malibu sand.

5. Tangier Restaurant & Lounge
2138 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA
There's a full-blown scene at this exotic Eastside spot--the delicious food is merely a bonus.

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Monday, July 23, 2007

Local Sports Bars in Los Angeles, CA.

10 Local Sports Bars in Los Angeles by Citysearch...

Find the perfect spot to cheer on your team. Whether you're looking for big-screen TVs, cold beer or fan-friendly fare, check out these top Los Angeles Bars.

1. Barney's Beanery
8447 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA Timeless West Hollywood shack pulls 'em in with suds, sports and good company.

2. Yankee Doodles (Santa Monica)
1410 Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA Extreme Santa Monica sports bar is perfect for watching a game, or playing one.

3. El Guapo Mexican Cantina
7250 Melrose Ave, Hollywood, CA Upscale Mexican-style lounge merges happy-hour revelers with die-hard sports fans.

4. Busby's
3110 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA Westside sports bar buzzes with big-game fever, sizzling singles and tasty eats.

5. Champs
4103 W Burbank Blvd, Burbank, CA Burbank's biggest and most popular sports bar.

6. Q's Billiards
11835 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA UCLA's student bodies do their best to outdo each other in this plush West L.A. pool hall and sports bar.

7. Prince O Whales
335 Culver Blvd, Playa Del Rey, CA Casual Playa del Rey sports bar caters to beach bums of all ages.

8. Big Wangs
1562 N Cahuenga Blvd
, Hollywood, CA
Spirited barn-themed bar with chicken wings and down-home drinking joins the Cahuenga Corridor.

9. Timmy Nolan's
10111 Riverside Dr, Toluca Lake, CA "Cheers"-like pub attracts locals and studio workers with friendly, sporting atmosphere.

10. Yard House
401 E Shoreline Dr, Long Beach, CA Tap into gorgeous views, a swinging scene and more than 250 kinds of beer.

You can get all the details for the above L.A. Sports Bars at: http://losangeles.citysearch.com/roundup/40688