This upscale Andersonville martini lounge burns through olives and vermouth faster than a steakhouse does. These Don Drapers come in all types, but it seems the straight folk tend to show up first for a predinner cocktail and the gay crowd comes later. Like gentrification, but in reverse.
Marty’s Martini Bar
|Venue name:||Marty’s Martini Bar||Contact:|
1511 W Balmoral Ave
|Cross street:||at Clark St|
|Opening hours:||Sun–Fri 5pm–2am; Sat 5pm–3am|
|Transport:||El stop: Red to Berwyn. Bus: 22, 36, 50, 92.|
|Price:||Average cocktail: $12|