You and a date you clearly like very much will walk in and immediately notice the modern starkness of it all, from the stucco wall sculpture to the metal accents to the pictures taken by the owners.
Pull up a few stools at the white-and-green quartzite main bar and get to the important things: drinks and more drinks. Though they have wine and local draft beers, the cocktails are the stars here. Take the Lightning in a Bottle, for instance, with its Pink Lady cider, Jersey Lightning apple brandy, rainwater, barrel-aged maple and salt. We’re 95% sure it’s not a witch’s potion.
And since, presumably, one can not live on liquid sustenance alone, you’ll eventually want to move on to some “Small Items” like broiled oysters with green garlic and herb glaçage. And if there’s time, some “Items That Are Also Small” like Dungeness crab and aged-cheddar fondue.