Nightlife

Lazy Days

Carrie Pitliangas is all about sparkly drinks and sparkly shades. ------ In the midst of happy hour at Lazy Days, hiding behind homemade sparkly sunglasses, Carrie Pitliangas pours one...

My New Joint

Luke Knight, a 2008 Key West High School graduate and former collegiate swimmer, likes traveling and Blueberry Yum Yum cocktails. -------- A Blueberry Yum Yum is the street name...

Straws and Claws

Meghan Malatesta serves a coconut-flavored cocktail in front of the glorious backdrop that is the Gulf of Mexico. It’s kind of confusing, but hang in there. Every year,...

Poolside Bar at Marker Resort

The Marker Resort has a refreshing poolside bar that serves up thirst-quenching cocktails, perfect for those warm summer days. The outdoor bar’s counter features jars of fresh strawberries,...

Tim serves up a Basil Smash at Castaway

Castaway Waterfront Restaurant in Marathon is known for its lionfish recipes and local friendly vibes, but it will soon be known for its Basil Smash, served by...

Key Colony Inn bartenders talk ‘tini

Key Colony Inn is known for its espresso martinis that feature a refreshing shot of espresso. “It is by far the most popular drink,” said bartender Ashley Premo,...

Beth Mata mixes an organic mocha latte

date&thyme Inside the Green Pineapple on Duval Street is a new coffee shop called date&thyme. Organic and holistic works of nature blend together exceptionally with flavorful ingredients creating...

The Happy Dog sound wave to jump off The Porch

The Happy Dog is a sound zoo and their live shows can take on an improvisational spirit that may swing between any of their influences ranging from...

Mia serves up Dirty Gooses at the ‘Cane

Bartender Mia Molek has perfected the most fantastic dirty martini in the Keys, and she blames it on her love for vodka and her many years of...

Bartender Frank Roads pours a cool Tiki Cocktail

Backspace Bar & Kitchen Backspace Bar and Kitchen on 321 Grinnell Street pays tribute to late and famous Key West writers. A bottle of whiskey signed by Hunter...