1. Grey Lady

About: Established by Vixely friends, fun scene & good food with Nantucket flair.

Good For: Date night/ singles/ friends.

Scene: Super yuppie/ fratty.

VIX TIP: Get the lobster roll and Rum Pig (named after a one of Vixely’s own Vixens!). Enjoy reggae on Tubby Tuesdays.

VIX DEAL: Like Vixely and Grey Lady on Facebook and for a “buy one, get one free” drink at Grey Lady on Sunday.

Read Vixely’s review of Grey Lady and our interview with Grey Lady’s founders and Vixely friends.

2. Rosemary’s

About: Owner of Bobo nails it with this light, open trattoria packed with attractive youths.

Good For: Date night/ girls night/ guys night/ drinks & lite bites.

Scene: Yuppie/ preppy/ fratty.

VIX TIP: Go early and wait at the standing tables in the bar area. Try a couple different wines (any glass is $10) and the radishes, olives or almonds for perfect, pre-meal finger-foods.

Read Vixely’s review of Rosemary’s.

3. The NoMad Hotel

About: Hotel bar and dining room furnished like a Parisian abode with 200-year-old French staircases and a twenty-four foot mahogany bar.

Good For: Weeknight after-work cocktail/ men in suits & talking stocks.

Scene: Bankers/ urban sophisticates.

Read Vixely’s review of The NoMad Hotel.

4. The Jane

About: The storied boîte, updated by Waverly Inn vet Sean MacPherson, and run by Matt Kliegman and Carlos Quirarte of the Smile, packs one tough door.

Good For: Singles scene/ girls night/ bourgie dance party/ pop it like it’s hot.

Scene: Yuppies/ urbanites/ models/ celebrities.

5. Tiny’s & the Bar Upstairs

About: Cozy restaurant & bar with fireplace. American Nouveau with Italian flair. Same owners of Warren 77.

Good For: Date night/ romantic/ lunch/ private space.

Scene: Low-key/ urban/ athletes (specifically, the Rangers).

6. Riff Raff’s

About: Night club that with a tribal, tiki theme that offers face paint.

Good For: Singles scene/ dance party/ going crazy/ aggressive late-night.

Scene: Urbanites in minimal clothing.


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