Results tagged with 'Hidden Gem'
Published Dec. 8, 2017
Can a bar truly qualify as a hidden gem when it sits right in the middle of the bustling Third Ward neighborhood, as part of one of the city's most popular restaurant groups? It can when it's quite literally hidden away down a Third Ward back alley.
Published Nov. 24, 2017
The thin green sign out front of Maverick's claims the South Side pub is "where you're a stranger only once." But anybody who's walked through the bar's doors knows that's not just a cute slogan. It's the actual way of life inside Maverick's.
Published Nov. 17, 2017
You walk into Jamo's and you're in Jamo's world, which is intimate and unpretentious and dimly lit and anachronistic. It's stuck out of time and place, with its own people and practices, a distinct style and sense. Jamo's is an old corner tavern, the quintessential dive bar, the definition of a hidden gem.
Published Nov. 10, 2017
The small corner tavern was previously named Fresh Bar and The Pitt, but it became Ollie's, aptly, when Louise and her husband, Ollie, bought the bar in 1993.
Published Oct. 27, 2017
There are certainly places more blatantly difficult to find. But few are more hidden in plain sight than Conway's Smokin' Bar & Grill, an old-school Irish bar that boasts not only a delightfully quirky interior, but also a kitchen that pushes out a menu of basic comfort foods and smoked meats.
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