Scotch & Soda
Springfield, Missouri | est. 2012
Bentonville, Arkansas | est. 2015
Since its inception in 2012 Scotch & Soda continues to be a beacon of whiskey education and cocktail culture. A menu featuring 250+ Scottish and American whisk(e)ys, classic cocktails, and a timeless prohibition-era interior can be found at either of its two locations.
In 2017 the Springfield location received the honor of being named one of the "40 Top Whisky Bars in the U.S." by Whisky Advocate. The Scotch & Soda Bentonville location followed suit shortly thereafter when it was named the number one whiskey bar in the state of Arkansas by Thrillist.com in 2018.
The Golden Girl Rum Club
Springfield, Missouri | est. 2016
With a bright and airy interior reminiscent of Havana, Cuba, The Golden Girl Rum Club has become nationally recognized for its tropical rum-centric cocktail offerings. With an eye for detail, in both design and cocktail creation using nothing but fresh ingredients and high quality spirits, Golden Girl is a one of a kind oasis in the middle of the map. Hospitality and inclusivity are the cornerstones of the Golden Girl community.
Their dedication to the craft has provided the company multiple “best of” awards regionally, as well as being named one of the 4 best tiki bars in the midwest by liquor.com.
Best of Luck Beer Hall
Springfield, Missouri | est. 2019
If you're not having fun at Best Of Luck Beer Hall, you're doing it wrong. 40 well-curated taps feature a constant rotation of craft beer, punch-style-cocktails and wine. A large “court” or “lawn” located in the center of the hall allows guests to choose from an array of yard games such as bocce, bags, washers and more while the rest of the sudsy spectators enjoy large table games and a hand-full of traditional arcade games including pinball, Pac-Man, Galaga and other timeless classics.
Executive Chef Clint McCann’s kitchen is slinging delicious small plates, shareables, and an array of sausages served your way. Open for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Saturday.
Whether you come for the drinks, food, or fun, best of luck!
Cherry Picker Package x Fare
Springfield, Missouri | est. 2015
80+ selections of fine wine, beer and spirits line the walls of the 500sqft neighborhood package store, coffee shop and late night watering hole known as Cherry Picker Package x Fare.
Situated on the corner of Cherry Street and Pickwick Avenue, Cherry Picker has quickly become a Rountree neighborhood staple known for its flowing wine and popular special events.
The public and dog-friendly patio is a beautiful place to end your afternoon, as reccomended in a 2017 VOGUE article detailing the surprise charm of the Ozark Mountains .