From Our Editors
With its roster of live performances, a menu of shareable eats served late, and fun, accessible cocktails, The 9 on Vine has solidified itself as a posh spot for after-work drinks or a late-night date. Chefs pull off a menu of updated comfort food, including fried pickles served with chili aioli, wings with chipotle sauce, and flank steak with garlic mashed potatoes. Meanwhile, mixologists shake up craft cocktails, such as a pomegranate drink or the Key Lime Pie, ideal for sipping out on the patio. On weekends, live jazz bands or comedians enliven the colorful lounge, and monthly karaoke gives folks a chance to prove they really do sound more like Mariah Carey after a few martinis.