Lost Lake: Tiki Gone Modernly Elegant

Our second stop in our 24-hr 5-bar whirlwind tour of Chicago turned out to be our favorite. Tucked behind a nondescript exterior in Logan Square is Lost Lake, a well known tiki joint (but usually mentioned AFTER tiki empire Three Dots and a Dash). We jumped in right at their 5 PM opening time andContinue reading “Lost Lake: Tiki Gone Modernly Elegant”

Deacon Giles: A Demon and a Distillery Walk into a Bar

Lynn, Lynn, City of Sin, You’ll Never Come Out The Way You Came In – Not the favorite poem of people of Lynn Lorri and I had to do a kid drop off and pickup in Lynn MA, so I Yelp’ed for cocktail bars in the area and I came across Deacon Giles Distillery inContinue reading “Deacon Giles: A Demon and a Distillery Walk into a Bar”

Ritcey East: A Bold Cocktail Gem in Watertown

We were driving home from work on a Wednesday & Waze started sending us in a completely bizarre direction we’d never taken before. I actually asked “Did a BOMB go off somewhere?” at one point. Traffic was a mess and I missed a few turns so I semi-jokingly told Lorri “Hey, find us a coolContinue reading “Ritcey East: A Bold Cocktail Gem in Watertown”

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