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(good) Cocktail bar in/near Somerville?

RPMcMurphy Oct 16, 2008 05:30 PM

Headed to Origins tomorrow night for dinner, wanted to stop some place for a pre-dinner (good) cocktail. a.k.a. If I ask for a simple old-fashioned, I don't get a "well, how about a Cosmo-super-blue-sugar-martini instead"....if you get my drift.

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  1. ambrose RE: RPMcMurphy Oct 16, 2008 07:57 PM

    You could try the bar at Tapastre.

    1. sunangelmb RE: RPMcMurphy Oct 17, 2008 04:54 AM

      We have always liked the bar at Verve.

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        The Engineer RE: sunangelmb Oct 27, 2008 11:46 AM

        Verve is the best bar in town as far as drinks and bartenders. The bar in the main restaurant above Tapastre (Il Pomodoro?) is a great setting but otherwise desperate.

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