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    Hidden Spots

    January 12, 2016

    The blend of history and modern culture creates a new form of speakeasies. Venues with relaxed sophistication, vintage glamour, and endless conversion. These spaces are inspired by the Prohibition Era, creating a timeless ambiance of the golden 1920’s.


    Analogue 

    Analogue NYC is in the heart of Greenwich Village; this New York craft cocktail bar creates a laid back ambiance where you can relax with each sip of your drink. An escape from the digital world, you can enjoy conversation and meet new people at this speakeasy-inspired venue. An extensive lineup of scotches and bourbons, craft beers, and a concise list of great wine; you can recline back into the leather booths and enjoy live jazz music. Analogue’s back room features a private bar, and is ideal for both evening and daytime events.


    Hope Cafe and Events

    Hope Café and Events is located in the windy city of Chicago, the speakeasy inspired space is complimented with exposed brick walls, laid back lighting, and an antique full-length counter Espresso bar from the prohibition era.  During nightfall the floor to ceiling windows reflect the vibrant lights of the city, this venue sets the perfect tone for a networking event, corporate luncheon, popup dinner, or intimate wedding.


    Bordel

    In 1919, America undertook the “noble experiment” of prohibition. Bordel, a hidden, craft-cocktail bar located above Black Bull in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood, is a celebration of this period, where drinks are built on small craft spirits and fresh ingredients.


    Speakeasy Ales & Lagers

    Speakeasy Ales & Lagers is located in San Francisco, a space where candlelight casts shadows onto wood boarded walls, soft golden hues lamps drape themselves across the exposed ceiling. Bottles of classic and modern liquor are exposed artfully on repurposed book shelves, with an intimate underground vibe, and vintage detailing, the Speakeasy Tap Room embodies the cool, concealed style of the prohibition era.


    The Betsy

    The Betsy is upscale boutique hotel dating to the 1940s, located in the palm-tree lined streets of Miami Beach. The B-Bar space is an intimate experience that allows you to venture underground and enjoy a modern speakeasy. An exclusive venue that is upscale and discrete, a vintage glamour space that takes you back in time.  Whether the occasion is a dinner party or business meeting, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres under the hue of golden lights. 


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