On Tap: Start Bar Brings Grown-Up Arcade Downtown
Get your drink and game on at Downtown’s Start Bar. As we announced in April, the new spot by Consips restaurateurs Stephen Savage, Jared Ater, Nick Del Gaiso, and Lou Groff space opened Wednesday next door to Wheelhouse. The 5,000-square-foot arcade bar also boasts 1,000 square feet of patio. The expansive space offers a menu of arcade food and drinks, but with a grown-up twist. Expect to enjoy handmade pizzas, house cocktails, boozy snow cones and shakes while playing pinball and other retro or modern games. 1000 Spruce St., Downtown
Cielo Restaurant & Bar at Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis was recently recognized for its outstanding wine program in Wine Spectator’s 2016 Restaurant Wine List Awards.
July 20: Boundary at The Cheshire is hosting a Dalmore Whiskey Dinner next week. Enjoy a four-course meal of fresh plates like spice roasted duck alongside fine whiskeys aged up to 18 years.
July 22: Join Vital VOICE & Pearl Vodka for Queens in Space 4 at the Moonrise Hotel. The evening will feature pop diva Amber from Germany along with an all-star ’90s dance-drag show hosted by Akasha Royale, with Siren and Kenadie St. James and music by DJ WesRemix from Kansas City and St. Louis’ DJ Jillian. Tickets are $12—proceeds benefitting Metro Trans* Umbrella Group—and include a complimentary Pearl cocktail and a light-up admission wristband. 6177 Delmar Blvd., The Loop
Aug. 1: Make plans to join Stay Connected and Saint Louis Hop Shop for Hop House – A Benefit for Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis as part of Craft Beer Week. With all proceeds benefitting Habitat for Humanity, your $10 ticket gets you nugz from Byrd and Barrel and brews from from Rockwell Beer Company and Earthbound Beer. 2606 Cherokee St., Cherokee Business District