Get transported to the days of the Prohibition.

Whether you need somewhere for a date night or to find a new place to explore, Grand Rapids' newest bar is the perfect pick for you!

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Downtown Grand Rapids Newest Bar

What is the newest downtown Grand Rapids bar?

Have you heard of The Nightwatch Lounge?

Bryan Esler Photo | Downtown GR INC. Facebook
Bryan Esler Photo | Downtown GR INC. Facebook

It is the premier lounge in the heart of downtown where you can experience the Prohibition days past.

It has a speakeasy vibe, with the bar hidden behind a nondescript door.

Happy Hour At The Nightwatch Lounge

Their drinks are top-tier and an experience all on their own.

There is something for everyone, with classics like their Old Fashioned and Espresso Martini to their unique drinks like Jack Rose, Chimayo, and The Nightwatch.

Plus, they announced that they are starting their Happy Hour specials.

Selections are all $12 from 5-7 pm Monday -Thursday, 4-7 pm Friday:

-Build Your Own Spritz (choice of Aperol, Campari, Nonino, or Bonal)

-Manhattan (bourbon or rye) -Martini (gin, vodka, or espresso)

-Non Alcoholic menu as a whole

If you want to see what the menu looks like before you arrive, you can take a peek at their website.

Bryan Esler Photo | Downtown GR INC. Facebook
Bryan Esler Photo | Downtown GR INC. Facebook

Besides the bar, drink, and overall atmosphere, The Nightwatch Lounge also has an art gallery inside.

It is a collection of original art pieces that were purchased from the Art Gallery Kraijenoord.

Art Gallery Kraijenoord is the creme de la creme with its extensive collection of high-quality art from painters from and around the Hague School.

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So, while you are sipping your new favorite drink, you can take in the beautiful paintings around you.

How have you not made a reservation for The Nightwatch Lounge yet?

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